Develop your photography skills at the Isle of Wight Zoo under the expert guidance of two experienced photographers – Steve Brown from Island Photo Centre and award-winning photographer Sienna Anderson of Soul Photography.

These exciting workshops will give you the opportunity to get a better understanding of photography and how to get the most out of your equipment. You will have a unique experience getting up close to the animals in the ‘lens ports’, purpose built photography stations giving you a clear and unobstructed view of the action.

Day Courses

A one day course split into sections covering the basics of photography with a chance to get up and use the restricted lens ports.

27th April 2019  •  8th June 2019  •  10th August 2019  • 28th September 2019  

£125 per person  •  To book, email or call 01983 403883

  • Focusing Points
  • Apertures & Depth of Field
  • ISO
  • Composition
  • Shutter Speeds
  • White Balance
  • Manual Exposure
  • Spot Metering

Zoo Workshops

These fun half-day workshops comprise of a short theory session, followed by ‘no bars’ pictures of the big cats taken through the camera port holes. Then it’s into the Meerkat enclosure to take some close up pictures of these cheeky animals.

10th March 2019  •  12th May 2019  •  21st July 2019  • 18th August 2019  •  13th October 2019

£50 per person  •  To book, email or call 01983 403883

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