On this page you'll find details of our BEGINNERS WORKSHOPS: Sheffield Botanical Gardens, UP-CLOSE & PERSONAL WILDLIFE & HARVEST MICE: Mayfield Animal Park, BIRDS OF PREY PHOTOGRAPHY: Silkstone just off the M1 J37
The Sheffield Botanical Gardens cover 19 acres and were first opened in 1836. It offers some fabulous photography opportunities both in the fabulous gardens and the glass pavillions. Located on the Western side of Sheffield, one mile from the city centre, our workshops are held in the Demonstration Centre, where we cater for beginners to advanced photographers. Free parking is availble on site. There is disabled access throughout the majority of the Gardens.
Mayfield Animal Park on the outskirts of Sheffield is our other Sheffield location and here we run our Up Close and Personal Wildlife Photography Workshops and Harvest Mice Sessions. Learn how to photograph a selection of wildlife from field mice, alpaca, dwarf mongoose, skunks, meerkats, reindeer exotic birds and many more. The workshop is split between working indoors with the smaller animals learning how to create amazing close up detailed shots and outdoors with some of the larger animals.
Birds of Prey we have a new venue for 2020 which is an activity center set in over 100 acres of fields and woodland on the edge of the pennines but just a mile and a half off J37 of the M1. Here we will be running our very popular birds of prey workshops with our falconer Simon who will bring along a wide selection of birds for you to capture with both flying action and portriat shots. You'll have tuition throughout the day, two photography sessions with ample time to get some amazing images. In additon they is also chance to have a handling expereince if you wish as part of the day.