Photography Workshops at the Penny House Inn

Check Availability and Make ReservationsFrom vision to successful execution - A relaxing and luxurious photography weekend on the Cape.

Photography Workshop at Penny House Inn on Cape CodSpend a weekend relaxing in our luxurious accommodations as you expand your photographic vision, develop your eye, and improve your design skills under the expert guidance of professional photographer, and inspirational teacher  Ian Murray.

If we are honest with ourselves, we will agree that all too often our images tend to be disappointing. We start with a wonderful idea in our minds eye about how the image will look, but the resulting image often falls a long way short of our vision.

Making full use of the remarkable winter light and landscape of Cape Cod this workshop will lead you through a gentle and fun series of exercises that will simplify and ease the difficult process of producing images that strongly reflect your vision.

This workshop will simplify and  ease that process.  Using the remarkable winter light and landscape of Cape Cod as your palette you will be led through a series of gentle and fun exercises that will develop your eye and greatly improve your design abilities.


The weekend starts on Friday with a cheese and wine reception followed by an introductory session on the importance of developing your eye.  Saturday we will enjoy a full breakfast followed by a one hour indoor workshop before heading outdoors to the dunes, ocean and lighthouses for some practice exercises. A brown bag lunch will be provided.

Late in the afternoon we head back and gather around the warm fire for a review of our day's work. Before heading out to dinner at a great local restaurant. 

On Sunday we enjoy another full breakfast followed by another indoor workshop session. After check out we will head out again and spend the rest of the day shooting in and around Provincetown, Wellfleet  and Truro.  Lunch will be at a local restaurant.  We will end around 6pm on Sunday.

Photography Workshop at Penny House Inn Cape Cod AccommodationsAdditional Options at No Charge

Over the long weekend there will be optional and fun additions to the program such as:
  • Friday night or Saturday night Star trails shoot (weather permitting)
  • Saturday or Sunday morning sunrise shoots (weather permitting)

What is Included
  • 2 night's first class accommodations for two in a private queen room with full private bath.
  • Cheese and wine reception on Friday evening
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday (excludes alcohol)
  • Breakfast and lunch on Sunday
  • Instruction

What is Not Included
  • Travel to and from location.
  • You will be expected to have your own transport for the weekend or car pool with others in the group (prior arrangement is required for car pooling).

What You Will Need
  • SLR Camera (any lens will do - digital or film)
  • Memory cards
  • Tripod (essential)
  • Shutter release  (essential)
  • Camera batteries and charger
  • Comfortable and warm outdoor clothing
  • An open mind and a sense of humor

Photography Workshop at Penny House Inn on Cape Cod - Photo by LiannelaanWho It is For

If you are often disappointed with the way your images turn out and are looking to improve your success rate, then this workshop will teach you how to design and execute an image so that it more clearly reflects the shot you intended it to be.  It is suitable for all levels, including beginners.

Group Size

The group is limited in size to a maximum of 10.

Refund Policy

Refunds are offered if the workshop is rescheduled.  The refund policy for this workshop is subject to the Penny House Inn's refund policy.

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The Penny House Inn   |   4885 Rt 6 (State Highway), Eastham, MA 02642   |   508.255.6632   |
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