Equine Photography Training Courses and Workshops
Presented by Emily Hancock and Hannah Freeland
Leading UK Equine Photographers

At the Training Barn we offer 1:1 guidance, group courses and online training. If you would like to learn how to photograph horses or how to start your own equine photography business, either as an amateur or a professional, there are courses here to help you achieve your maximum potential.

Our promise to you is to inspire, motivate and guide you through your creative journey.

We have a choice of inspiring locations where the boundaries of creativity, education and fun become one. This is more than just an exchange of knowledge, we have a genuine desire to inspire and help you make your mark in the photography world.


NEW DATES - 12th & 13th OCTOBER 2021


  • Learn how to create the most wonderful equine portraits by shooting alongside both Emily Hancock and Hannah Freeland on live photoshoots with horses and models.




  • Emily and Hannah are thrilled to be releasing the next dates for this exciting and exclusive programme. The 1 year group mentorship course is not for the fainthearted.


1:1 Bespoke Mentoring - In Person

£895Per Day

  • Are you ready to reach a niche market? Do you have a list of questions and fears that you need to work on with us? We will build a bespoke session around your needs and goals.

Latest Blog Posts

Are you looking after your clients?

In our last 2 days together on the 1yr Group Mentorship Course we will be squeezing in a lot. Not only will we have 2 photo shoots over the 2 days, we will also have a presentation from you guys, showing us your new portfolio and what you’re business looks like now.  In the studio we will concentrate on your clients experience your studio workflow and making sure every duck is tucked in nicely in the row.  Walking through the perfect client experience together can highlight where there are holes, so we fill them in with you and make sure […]

How are your clients finding you?

How often do you receive a phone call from a ideal client? Or do you occasionally get an email through your website, or maybe you’re getting DM’s through your social media and you just don’t know why you can’t get them on the phone and all they want to know is “how much is a shoot?”.  It’s about your visibility. How are people finding you and what does your business look like when they do find you.  If you’re searching for a new pair of shoes and you Google “Timberland Style Boot”. Let’s pretend you get 2 results.  One website […]

Marketing in 2021

Have you ever made a marketing plan before, or are you winging it? Do you know what a marketing plan looks like? We don’t mean to sound condescending, but neither of us knew what a true marketing plan looked like before we were mentored.  Is this you at the moment? “I have a friend on a yard who is recommending me to her horsey friends and I post on social media every day“ I’m sorry to say, this is not a marketing plan and will not deliver the results you’re hoping for. In some companies they have entire marketing departments, […]

What are you waiting for?

If you’ve been following our recent emails you’ll know that we are walking you through everything thats included in our 1 Year Mentorship Programme. This is the ONLY 12 month equine portrait mentorship in the entire world. Session 3 – It’s all about the money baby! It’s no secret that an artists biggest struggle is valuing their own work and charging people to do a job we absolutely adore. Let’s change your perspective and how you view your price list. You deserve to be paid for your art, even if you do love every single minute of creating it.  In […]