You'll have privileged access to the animals to give you some amazing photo opportunities.  With an expert tutor on hand throughout, you'll learn how to get the most from your camera and the best techniques to capture action and portrait shots.  


  • How to set up your camera and the best techniques for action shots

  • Focus for sharp subjects and how to set the correct aperture to give a blurred background to your images

  • Use of ISO to control shutter speed

  • How to correctly expose your images

  • How good composition can transform your shots

Where:  You'll begin by learning how to set up your camera for portrait and action shots, then you'll have two photo sessions with advice from one of our experienced tutors throughout.

Times:  Full day, usually 10 am to 4 pm, but please check your joining instructions

Cameras:  DSLR, Mirrorless Compact System (CSC), Four-Thirds, Bridge, Superzoom:  Please bring a spare memory card, you're sure to need it!  As suitable equipment varies, please visit the Venue page in the list below for full details.

Previous Experience:  To get the most from this workshop, you should have attended our beginners photography course or be familiar with the use of Aperture Priority, Exposure Compensation and ISO.