These days are open to everyone from
beginners to experienced photographers. It is a hands on
day (with your camera, not the birds of course) where
you can get up close and personal with the birds in our
portrait session. The birds are set in various locations
where you can photograph them from all different angles.
If you want to take any unusual or specific shots we
will do our best to accommodate you.
Having spent time photographing the
birds sitting still, we then move onto the more
challenging task of photographing them in flight. We
will fly a selection of birds including owls, hawks,
eagles and falcons, this will give you a wide range of
flying techniques, starting with the slowest and
finishing with the fastest.
keep the groups fairly small and by doing this hope you
share your knowledge and techniques between yourselves.
This way everyone leaves having learnt something new and
hopefully with some fantastic shots of the
These days are run by the centre and run from 10.30am until
4pm and cost £50, including buffet lunch.
Dates available are
23rd March 2015
11th May 2015
6th July 2015
3rd August 2015 - This day starts at 2pm and runs until 7pm to allow you to capture the birds in changing light conditions.
12th October 2015
The days run by the Raptor Foundation can be booked directly with us.