image for Workshop/Course item typeIntroduction to Wildlife Photography at WWT London Wetland Centre

Workshop/Course, from 16 Jun 2018


WWT London Wetland Centre

020 8409 4400


Queen Elizabeth Walk,
SW13 9WT

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Take full creative control of your camera on this course with photographer and author Iain Green. Turning off the fully-auto setting, Iain will de-mystify your camera’s various buttons and settings and show you how to achieve fantastic photos.

The day will begin with an illustrated session about understanding your camera and the basics of composition, followed by a practical photography session outside looking at the flora and fauna. Due to small course numbers there will be plenty of time for 1-2-1 tuition.

This course is suitable for users of all types of camera and the content will be tailored accordingly and to the needs of course attendees. Throughout the day Iain will guide you through key camera techniques and photographic skills such as:

· Use shutter speeds to capture action and understand apertures to control the depth of field.

· Achieving correct exposure in different lighting or settings

· Effective composition, to add impact to your images

- Explore focusing options for close-up, movement or portraits.

Education/study areaGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 16 Jun - Thu 16 Aug 2018 10:00 to 16:00
Fri 21 Sep 2018 10:00 to 16:00


£60.00 per person, plus paid admission to the Centre



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Map reference: TQ 226768  Lat: 51.47687 Long: -0.23601

The London Wetland Centre is easily accessible by car, situated less than one mile from the South Circular (A205) at Roehampton and the A4 at Hammersmith.
Buses - from Hammersmith tube - 283, 33, 72, 209; Duck Bus
Main line - Barnes (take 33, 72) or Barnes Bridge (take 209).

Parking: free


  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups