Jenn Cooper, Canon Collective Ambassador

Advanced Masterclass in Wildlife Photography – Sydney

Where:Zambi Wildlife Retreat
Cost: $399
Skill level: Advanced
Maximum event size:1-10 people
When:
  • 17 Nov, 9:00AM - 1:00PM / 15 Dec, 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Portrait image of lion by Jenn Cooper

About the event:

Join Canon Collective ambassador Jenn Cooper for a Masterclass in wildlife photography at an exclusive wildlife retreat west of Sydney. This location offers unprecedented access to observe big cats in their environment. With a wide variety of animals, primates & Australian native birds for you to master your photography skills on.

This masterclass includes;

• Wildlife photography presentation with tips and guidance for shooting in the field
• Exclusive access to a range of Canon telephoto lenses and EOS cameras including EF 200-400mm, 400mm f4 DO II, 300mm f2.8L IS USM II and EF 100-400mm series II and EF70-200mm f.2.8
• Private tour of the property with unique photography opportunities
• Image review and critique
• Post processing class demonstrating Lightroom Classic
• Second shooting opportunity
• Edit to print workshop where you will print your favourite image from the day on Canon's A3 PRO Printers
• Gift for each quest

Zambi Wildlife Retreat's mission is to help, rehabilitate, re-home and give shelter to misplaced, abused, injured, aged or homeless animals.

This experience is not available to the public so don't miss your opportunity to for a private masterclass specifically designed for the Canon Collective photographers. Max group of 10 people.

Event Location: Zambi Wildlife Retreat, the retreat is not open to the public for privacy and safety the address will not be advertised here. DO NOT FOLLOW THE MAP. You will receive an email prior to the event with the address. Zambi is located 1 hour west of Sydney near Luddenham, please contact collective@canon.com.au if you have any questions.

Please ensure you have the correct & updated version of Adobe Lightroom Classic installed and tested prior to the event, there will be no time for technical support of Adobe products on the day. A free trial is available at https://www.adobe.com.

Do you want to learn more about wildlife photography? Have a look at these wildlife photography tips.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please choose carefully. Except where otherwise indicated, we do not offer refunds unless an event has to be cancelled, rescheduled to a date you cannot attend, or where required under Australian Consumer Law. View the Terms of Registration.

The little details:

Techniques covered:

Get more familiar with your EOS, learning advanced focus techniques, which are the best AF points to use in this situation, back button focus and your chance to try out a range of tele photo zoom lenses to capture the wildlife in the facility. Post production workshop on Adobe Lightroom Classic. Print on Canon Pixma PRO printers.

Recommended equipment:

DSLR camera and telephoto lens we recommend 200mm and above. Fully charged batteries and spare memory cards. Your laptop preloaded with Adobe Lightroom Classic. A USB drive to save images. Each guest will have access to a range of Canon telephoto lenses and EOS cameras on the day including EF 200-400mm, 400mm f4 DO II, 300mm f2.8L IS USM II and EF 100-400mm series II and more.

Event location:

Zambi Wildlife Retreat, the retreat is not open to the public for privacy and safety the address will not be advertised here. DO NOT FOLLOW THE MAP. You will receive an email prior to the event with the address. Zambi is located 1 hour west of Sydney near Luddenham please contact collective@canon.com.au if you have any questions. Meeting in the carpark at the front of the house. Parking available on location.

Important Information

A general fitness level is required. We recommend closed toe shoes for walking. As this event takes place outdoors, please be mindful of your surroundings.

Share your images with us

We'd love to see what you capture! Please share your images from this event by tagging @canoncollectiveofficial or #canoncollective

Your Ambassador

Jenn Cooper

Based in Sydney, Jenn loves adventure and photography almost as much as she loves her beautiful family.