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.

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How’s that website of yours looking?

How are you doing? We hope you have been following along with our latest emails. If you have missed any of our tips and tricks, fear not- we have added them to our Facebook Members Group. If you’re not already a member then what on earth have you been doing all this time?!  We’d like to chat to you about your website today. If you are home schooling right now, then you may not have time to sit down and go through this list, but if you manage to get 10 mins, have a read of our top 5 tips for […]

Use this time wisely!

Ahhh, another day in isolation. To keep the morale up, we would like to offer some more ideas as to what you could be working on while staying safe at home.  On our list of ‘jobs to do’ is seeking out new influencers for our businesses. This may include riders, trainers, yards, shops, equestrian brands or maybe a magazine or equestrian website. Pin-pointing those influencers who can help your business thrive is a time-consuming process that needs careful planning- and what better time to do this than now?!  Here are our top 5 tips to finding and connecting with your […]

The Surefire Way to Take Charge of Your Personal and Professional Development

You’ve worked hard and dreamed for ages, and you’ve finally done it: you’re a fully-fledged equestrian portrait photographer. So that’s that, right? All set, and you’ll be happy to be where you are now forever. Except, well…that’s not actually how it tends to work. By nature, we all seek out the next challenge, and as a self-starting creative type, you’re more likely than anyone to want that. So how can you continue to develop and grow, both personally and professionally, without totally rebooting your business and starting from scratch? The key is to constantly revisit your goals on both a […]

Ditch the Manual: Use Your Learning Style to Shoot Better Photos

Does anyone else ever feel like their camera’s manual is just…staring you down and totally judging you for never having read it? Just me? Nah, I didn’t think so. But honestly, who has the time or the inclination to sift through hundreds of pages of dry, technical information? Here’s the thing – everyone learns differently. For some people, reading the manual is the best way to get started with their camera. For others, learning by doing is much more effective. There are five basic learning styles, and identifying which one sounds most like you will help you to make the […]