Advanced Wildlife Photography Workshop

RSPB Bowling Green Marsh, Bowling Green Road, Topsham, EX3 0BG

Tel: 01392 824614

Advanced Wildlife Photography Workshop


This 3 hour course is for wildlife photography enthusiasts who have a good understanding of the basics of photography and want to create even better images using more advanced techniques.

In the relaxed and informal setting of our Lookout and Hide at RSPB Bowling Green the course will cover: Spot Metering for even better Exposure

Don't Play Photo Roulette

What makes a great image? Close-up v Habitat

Using Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence

Processing your Images

How best to deal with Noise

Pleasing Blurs

Advanced techniques for even Sharper Images

Full Frame or Crop?

Telephoto or Zoom?

How and when to effectively use Extenders

This event will be hosted by our own Volunteer Steve Edwards who is a prize winning published wildlife photographer and global stock photographer, educator, instructor, and commissioned photographer for the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds. His work sells commercially all over the world and he is passionate about helping others achieve their photographic goals. Steve is also a member of the prestigious Society of International Nature & Wildlife Photographers.

Time will be given to both theory and practical sessions with the emphasis on helping you envision and create better pictures. Groups limited to 6 participants - Bring along your camera and ideally a 300mm or longer lens but if you don't have a 300mm then bring what you have. Please bring along your camera's manual/handbook unless you are totally familiar with your camera's operation and how to access all the controls and functions. You can also access these digitally from the manufacturer.

The Price Includes:

- Advanced Wildlife Photography Tuition
- Time for practice, practical experience and questions overlooking our Bowling Green Marsh Reserve.
- Exclusive Use of the Hide and Lookout at RSPB's Bowling Green Marsh, Topsham at peak time (High Tide).
- Complementary hot drinks.
- Intimate experience - just 6 spaces per group.

Please note:

- There are no toilet facilities on site -the nearest being a 20min walk away either at Topsham Quay or Darts Farm.
- Please bring a packed lunch and water if required.
- Under 18s must be accompanied by a paying adult.
- We respect your privacy and will not sell your personal data to any third party. Any personal data you provide here is collected and used only for the purposes of booking this event. Your details will only be used by this event's RSPB co-ordinator and will not be shared with anyone else.

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Opening Times

Advanced Wildlife Photography Workshop (3 Mar 2024)
Sunday09:30 - 12:30

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