Jay Collier, Canon Collective Ambassador

Wildlife Photography at Werribee Zoo

Where:Werribee Zoo - K Rd, Werribee South VIC 3030
Cost: $15
Skill level: Medium
Maximum event size:1-8 people
  • 01 May, 10:00AM - 12:30PM / 01 May, 1:00PM - 3:30PM / 08 May, 10:00AM - 12:30PM / 08 May, 1:00PM - 3:30PM / 28 May, 10:00AM - 12:30PM / 28 May, 1:00PM - 3:30PM / 04 Jun, 10:00AM - 12:30PM / 04 Jun, 1:00PM - 3:30PM
Portrait image of Lioness and cub

About the event:

Join African wildlife photography expert and Canon Collective Ambassador, Jay Collier, and learn the  many key tips to successful wildlife photography at Werribee Open Range Zoo.

Each guest will each receive a long lens for the entire day such as the EF 200-400mm, EF 300mm f2.8L, EF 400mm f4 DO or EF 100-400mm series II, as well as shared use of a range of Canon Digital SLR (If you do wish to try a EOS 1D X series camera, you will require a CF card as the cameras do not take SD cards).

Please note: Ticket price does not include zoo entry on the day

The little details:

Techniques covered:

Nature & Wildlife Photography

Recommended equipment:

Please bring your camera and lenses that you also wish to use on the day, memory cards and spare batteries. A range of cameras and telephoto lenses will also be provided for you to use on a shared basis.

Event location:

Free onsite parking is available. Meet at the front gates in front of the ticketing windows.

Important Information

Don't forget sturdy walking shoes and dress for being out in the sun, as the zoo has limited shelter. A general fitness level is required. As this event takes place outdoors, please be mindful of your surroundings. Ticket price doesn't include entry to the zoo.

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

Jay has a working history in the Australian photographic industry that spans over the past 20 years. He has an extensive background in professional photography, working in Canon's Professional Services and joining the Canon Collective team in 2014.

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