Speaker line-up

This year's speaker line-up includes photographers and filmmakers; best in their field. Specialising in everything from social engagement to photography business, long exposure to macro, they'll be sharing their expertise with visitors throughout the four days.

Mark Gilligan

Mark is an award-winning photographer and writer based in the North of England. Having been involved in imaging for over 40 years, he also produced and directed over 200 professional television programmes. He was made a Fellow of the British Institute of Professional Photographers and now spends most of his time in the Lake District concentrating on his photographic work and writing. His bespoke workshops are attended by people who come from all over the world and although he specialises in landscape, he also produces travel and documentary work across Europe for airlines and their inflight magazines. As a features writer for many outdoors titles, he is a recent winner of the prestigious Sunday Times Landscape of The Year #OMGB award and his images are used by the British Government to promote the beauty of the UK to the rest of the world. He was also merited in the final of the European Professional Landscape Photographer of The Year. He began shooting with Fujifilm X Cameras in 2012. He is also a proud ambassador for Lee Filters and Berghaus.



  • 19 Mar 2019
    12:30 - 13:00

    In his element