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2018 Bempton Cliffs Photography Workshops

  • Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire
  • from £195.00 (see pricing table below)

Bempton Cliffs is home to over 400,000 seabirds from March to September. This is a very exciting place for wildlife photography, with many great opportunities to capture all the species close up, from the birds on the cliff-face to those in flight. 

Key Species: - Puffin, Gannet, Kittiwake, Fulmar, Guillemot, Razorbill, Herring Gull and Shag. 

This 1 to 1 or 2 to 1 photography workshop will be tailored towards beginners, enthusiasts and photographers who want to learn more about the different aspects of wildlife photography. We will start with a look at the techniques and equipment needed with advice and tips on how to capture that perfect wildlife image.

You will learn about correct exposure, how to deal with tricky lighting conditions such as harsh sunlight or low light levels, depth of field techniques, apertures, ISO, autofocus, shutter speeds and composition. Advice will be given regarding the different species of seabirds and the incredible seabird colony in which they raise their young.

Facilities: The newly built Seabird Centre includes an interpretation area, shop, toilets, picnic area and five cliff-top viewpoints.

Please note: If you would like to attend on a particular date listed below, but would prefer a different type of workshop, e.g. half day, group session etc, please contact the YCN office on 01723 865498 and we may be able to accommodate you.

2018 Bempton Cliffs Photography Workshops

Steve Race Steve is an award-winning professional wildlife photographer based in Scarborough, North Yorkshire. He has been a keen naturalist and photographer for over 30 years, lived on the Yorkshire Coast all of his life and believes there is no better place for variety of habitats and amazing wildlife. Inspired by the... Read More