Jay Collier, Canon Collective Ambassador

Intermediate Wildlife Photography – Melbourne Zoo

Where:Melbourne Zoo, Elliott Ave, Parkville VIC 3052
Cost: $49
Skill level: Intermediate
Maximum event size:1-8 people
When:
  • 13 Dec, 10:00AM - 2:00PM / 18 Dec, 10:00AM - 2:00PM / 06 Feb, 10:00AM - 2:00PM / 14 Feb, 10:00AM - 2:00PM / 19 Feb, 10:00AM - 2:00PM / 13 Mar, 10:00AM - 2:00PM / 20 Mar, 10:00AM - 2:00PM / 23 Mar, 10:00AM - 2:00PM

About the event:

Note: The workshop cost does not include the cost of zoo entry. To save time on the day please arrange your entry ticket ahead of the 10AM start. Please visit the Melbourne Zoo website for current ticket prices.

Join Jay Collier from Canon Collective for a 4 hour wildlife photography workshop at Melbourne Zoo. Tap into Jay's 15 years of professional wildlife photography experience as he shares with you the many tips and techniques that will help improve your knowledge for wildlife photography out in the field.

To help achieve some great images on the day; all guests will have access to a range of Canon EOS cameras and telephoto lenses at no extra cost.

During the workshop Jay will help you better understand the critical settings and techniques to master wildlife photography such as:

• Camera settings and set up
• Focus modes and technique
• Exposure and metering
• Aperture and depth of field
• Shutter speed
• Working with light and dealing with problems you might encounter in the wild
• Composition

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:

Recommended equipment:

Please BYO Canon EOS camera, lenses, memory cards and spare batteries. A range of Canon EOS cameras and telephoto lenses will be available for all guests to loan for the duration of the workshop at no additional cost.

Event location:

Meeting at the main front gates 10 mins before the event starts. Paid parking is available onsite.

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

Jay Collier

Based in Melbourne, Jay’s a long-time photographic professional with a passion for African wildlife.

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