In this section I offer a series of Illustrated lectures based on wildlife and also Photographic Techniques, the aim of which is to enhance the knowledge and skill level of the viewer / photographer.
Each Lecture lasts for approximately 2hrs and is tailored to meet the requirements of the group and are suitable for both novice photographers and the more advanced photographer who is looking to develop into this area of photography.
Some of the Illustrated lectures are also suitable for Non photographers and are indicated in the brief descriptions given of each lecture
All the lectures can be delivered using Digital Media or Mounted Prints and you should indicate your requirements when making a booking.
Starting In Wildlife Photography; £45.00
In this lecture we will look at some of the equipment required and the different techniques which can be used to capture wildlife Images in the field. Using Images taken in the field I will explain how the image was captured and discuss the pros & cons of the final image being shown and give the viewer tips on how to take similar images.
Wild Britain; £45.00
This Lecture looks at some of the wildlife that can be seen around the british Isles throughout the year. It is also designed to give the viewer more Information about the subjects being shown and some of the issues facing them in the modern world in which they live.
suitable for non Photographers
You Be The Judge; £45.00
This is an Audience participation Lecture where following an Introduction to judging photographs you will get the chance to be a judge for a short time and give a light hearted comment on an Image supplied to you.
A Norwegian Experience; £45.00
In this Talk we will travel to Norway a country of Culture, History, and the Aurora Borealis. We start our journey in the capital of Oslo and look at some of the cultural aspects of the city before progressing on to experience some of the historical elements which can also be found there. Having explored Oslo we will then travel North crossing the arctic circle on way and stopping to look at some of the bird life that can be found there, before finally experiencing the celestial wonder of the Northern Lights.
suitable for non photographers
Costa Rica A World of Nature. £45.00
This talk will take the audience on a journey into the rainforests of Costa Rica, exploring some of the diverse habitats that can be found and the animals that Live in them. We will visit three areas of Costa Rica firstly the Caribbean side, Then the Central Area, and finish on the Paciffic coast, each offering a different climate and different species. Finally we will look at some of the threats facing our rainforests today and look at what we can do to help
Suitable for non photographers
For The Love Of Nature £45.00
In this talk I will show how my photography has developed from the early days of taking images for competitions through to the present day using photography as a learning tool. The talk is split into two halves, the first half will cover the early stages of my photography and throughout the talk I will show a range Images and different subjects and will also discuss how the images were taken and the techniques used in capturing them with the audience .
Following the break I will explore how you can add interest to your natural history images to make them stand out and how you can use your photography to educate and to raise awareness of environmental issues.
Suitable for non photographers
Please contact me to check for available dates.