Purpose-Built for Photography
This is a purpose built private centre that specialises in mainly native species in natural looking enclosures that enable you to photograph wild animals in convincingly natural ways. You will be have full tuition from Sid Smallman working together with an experienced animal handler. Amongst the many animals you will have access to are the following;
European Otter, Scottish Wildcat, Red Fox, Pine Marten, Stoat, Polecat, American Mink, Wild Boar, European Beaver, Hedgehog, Dormouse, Bank, Field andWater Vole, Water Shrew, Harvest Mouse, Sika Deer, Marsh Frog, Long-Eared Owl,Barn Owl, Little Owl, White Stork, Black Stork, Spoonbill, Little Egret, Night Heron, Eurasian Crane, Demoiselle Crane andvarious species of water fowl including Whooper and Bewick’s Swans, Lesser White Fronted, Pink Footed, Snow, Greylag, Red Breasted and Brant geese and Shell ducks. Alsoa varied selection of farm animals, including alpacas, pygmy goats and Jacob’s sheep and host the only herd of Heck Cattle (reconstituted Aurochs) in the UK.
For those travelling from further away to the venue there is affordable accommodation (not included in the cost) at nearby at Frankaborough Farm 01409 211308. The cost includes full tuition and midday lunches, you are welcome to join us on the first evening, at your own cost, to an evening meal at a nearby hostelry.
This is a unique establishment that offers an incredible photographic experience for images that will amaze you and your friends, you will not find its equivalent anywhere else in the UK.