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Forest Of Dean School Of Photography

Fun, photographic training in the heart of the forest and valley with a pro photographer, David Broadbent, for any skill level. Improve your general skill level on hone one area - its up to you.

Attraction in or near St Briavels


Join professional commercial and editorial photographer David Broadbent in the beautiful Forest of Dean & Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

Improve your technique with a themed group course or hone your skills to perfection on a bespoke One 2 One training day which is unashamedly - all about you.....David has a wealth of experience as an editorial photographer. His natural history work is represented by RSPB Images and his landscape, travel and editorial work is represented worldwide by the Alamy picture agency.

Group courses at PuzzlewoodHumble by Nature and Forest Holidays - getting small groups to the very best locations the Forest and Valley has to offer. Our ever popular one 2 one bespoke days continue throughout the year at a number of locations on any theme, on any day and at any time - you decide the skill area you want to work on.

Remember, you don't learn very well if you're not having fun.

Opening Times

This year's group course programme is now published and available via our website and Facebook sites. We have added a wellbeing "photo walking" session to our services this year. Read our blog at

One 2 One courses can capture early morning light, or sunsets in the Forest & Valley.  Or what about star field and night time skills courses? One 2 One courses can be booked directly at any time of year.


  • Activities
  • Adventure
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Attraction
  • Facilities for groups
  • Group Activities
  • Nature
  • Outdoor Activity
  • Rainy Days
  • Single sex groups accepted
  • Wellbeing


St Briavels

Enter your start address:

  • Chepstow
  • Cinderford
  • Coleford
  • St Briavels


Dark Skies Photography

24th October 2020
Learn the skills of photographing landscapes in the night sky

Held at Forest Of Dean School Of Photography in or near St Briavels


  • Group course at Puzzlewood £65 per person plus entrance fee
  • One to One bespoke training - beginner to advanced £125 per person plus any venue fee
  • Photo software training day and half day £125 per person per day

Associated Businesses

David Broadbent Photography

Business Services in or near Abergavenny