Workshops and Tours with AIPP* Accredited Professional Photographer Mark Rayner

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Australia Zoo Experience Workshop

When: Saturday, 23 September 2017

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Where: Australia Zoo, Steve Irwin Way, Beerwah

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An exciting day of wildlife photography at Australia Zoo! Zebra, Rhinos, Giraffes, Lemurs, Macaws, Tigers, Red Pandas, Otters, Dingos, Koalas, and Much, much more!

SPECIAL OFFER: Attend the Wildlife, Reptiles and Frogs Workshop and Australia Zoo Experience Workshop on the same weekend and save $110.00

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For our first stop we will venture to the new ‘African’ section, where giraffes, rhinos and zebras are on display.

Mark will be on hand throughout to talk to you one-on-one, and make sure you are utilising your camera to its potential.

After morning tea at a nearby café, We then head to the ‘Asian’ section of the zoo to photograph tigers, Asian elephants and red pandas on display.

We'll stop for lunch at the Crocoseum to sit back and relax the midday show.

Then its off to Australia Zoo’s famous crocodiles, followed by Tasmania devils, dingoes, koalas, cassowaries and much more. The cute otters will be sure to put on a show.

To finish off the day, we will take in the huge walk-through bird aviary, where there are many different birds to photograph.

Before each of the different sections we will be heading to, Mark will give you instructions on the best settings and photography techniques to use, in order to get the best wildlife photos.
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Subjects covered will include:

Composition
Backgrounds
Aperture/depth-of-field
Recommended shutter speeds
Birds-in-flight
Lighting/flash use
Best hand-holding techniques
Metering
Focal points
Focusing styles
ISO
Recommended lenses and accessories for wildlife photography
And much more…
Price: $320.00 per person (please note a 2.9% surcharge applies to credit card payments)

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Things you should bring:

  • Camera gear
  • A long telephoto zoom lens. 70-200, 70-300, 18-200, 100-400, 150-600 (150-600 ideal) etc.
  • 1.4, 1.7 or 2x tele convertor (if available)
  • Flash
  • Memory card(s),
  • Sturdy tripod (optional)
  • Camera owners manual - Important!
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Insect repellent
  • Spare batteries
 

Please book early to avoid disappointment.
 
For further details on any of our workshops or if you have any other questions, please phone Mark on 0459 221678.  Alternatively, you can email  
admin@trekaboutphotography.com