There is a fantastic range of events that take place in and around Ullswater each year that celebrate the rich diversity, local history, culture and beauty of the area. Highlights include the world famous Marmalade Festival, the popular Winter Droving, Ullswater Walking Festival or Ullswater’s very own Daff Fest. Or perhaps one of the many sporting events, such as the Ullswater Triathlon or the Epic Lakes Swim is more your cup of tea?

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13th May 2017 @ 10:00 am - 14th May 2017 @ 4:00 pm


In association with Rod Ireland Photography and the Penrith and District Camera Club.

An inspirational weekend dedicated to all things photographic. Now in its second year, this show is the only one of its kind in the North and offers a chance for anyone with an interest in photography and video to find out about the latest equipment, hear talks by some of the most inspiring filmmakers and photographers from across the region, buy gear and photography as well as picking up useful tips on everything from getting the most of your camera, ideas for new projects as well as how to edit and store your photographs digitally. You may also run a business and be looking for a new photographer or film maker to help promote your business with a fresh approach. The show includes over 20 exhibitors including Leica, Paper Spectrum ltd, Permajet, Sony, Aspire Photography Training. Talks throughout the weekend (included in the ticket price) by Terry Abrahams, Henry Iddon, Mark Littlejohn, Catherine Cannon from Aspire. Children’s photography workshop on both days (included in the ticket price) – all you need to bring is a camera or phone with the ability to take photos. An exhibition of over 250 photographs from Cumbria‘s  leading camera clubs. Over the weekend, the Rheged Gallery will be hosting ‘Derek Eland: Being Human at Base Camp’, a new exhibition documenting artist Derek Eland’s time on Everest through photography, raw and confessional handwritten accounts collected in the artist’s unique “diary room”, social media and video.

10am- 4pm | £4 entry including talks and demonstrations (Films extra) Under 16’s free


13th May 2017 @ 10:00 am
14th May 2017 @ 4:00 pm


01768 868000
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The Rheged Centre, Redhills
Penrith , Cumbria CA11 0DQ United Kingdom
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01768 860008
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