Six Day Loire Valley Photography Masterclass


Suitable for the beginner or experienced photographer. Our expert guidance and local knowledge ensure you will get the best possible images from your visit. Explore the town of Amboise and it’s amazing Châteaux. Apart from the stunning Châteaux and town, people visit Amboise because this is where Leonardo da Vinci lived out the last three years of his life. His remains are buried in the Chapel of Saint Hubert within the grounds of Château Amboise. 2019 marks the 500th Anniversary of Leonardo’s death.

Price €2090 accompanying partners or second photographer +€220.

Included: 1 to 1 photography tuition and guidance with Mark, Seven nights accommodation, Entrance fees, Pick up and drop off at local Railway Station or Tours Airport.

Not included: Travel to and from Amboise, breakfasts, lunches, evening meals and drinks.



Settle in your accommodation.

Relaxed meet & greet evening meal.

Optional night photography walk around Amboise.


Day 1 – The town of Amboise

A walking photography tour of the town. Amboise is a charming classic French town. It is a photographer’s dream.


Day 2 - Royal Château Amboise

Day Visit to Château Amboise.
This is where Leonardo da Vinci is buried in the Chapel of Saint Hubert.

Optional night photography walk around Amboise.


Day 3 - Clos Lucé

Day visit to the house and grounds of Clos Lucé.

This is where Leonardo da Vinci spent the last three years of his life.
Full size models of Leonardo’s inventions are displayed around the grounds.

Optional night photography walk around Amboise.


Day 4 - Château Gaillard

Day Visit to Château Gaillard.
The forgotten Royal Paradise.

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Day 5 - Château Chenonceau

Day Visit to Château Chenonceau.
Chenonceau is one of the most photographed Châteaux in France. Its iconic, distinctive, bridge over the river Cher makes it unique.


Day 6 - Free Day

Your choice of another days tuition with Mark, relax or go shopping.



La Rochette

A self catering semi-troglodyte house with 3 rooms, terrace and private garden.

Owned and run by Madame Decrock

Located a few seconds walk away from ourselves.

We won’t leave you to fend for yourselves.

If you would prefer, various hotel accommodation is available in town for an additional fee. Contact us for details.

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About Mark

A prize winning photographer, Mark has shot London Fashion Week, Le Mans 24hr and photographed Daphne Selfe, one of the world’s top Supermodels.

Mark’s wildlife and architectural work have been exhibited at The Photography Show in the UK and FESPA in Hamburg.

Combining his passions for photography, teaching and France, Mark founded Photograph France in 2010.

Running from April to Mid November, this masterclass tour has no set dates.

Contact us for more details or to discuss available dates.

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