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RSPB Seabird Photography Workshops

  • Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire
  • from £45.00 (see pricing table below)

RSPB Bempton Cliffs is home to over 200,000 seabirds from March to August. 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. 

In partnership with the RSPB, this bird photography taster workshop will consist of a three-hour session along the cliff-top with Steve Race, Yorkshire Coast Nature award winning wildlife photographer, who has years of experience of the reserve and its wildlife. This small group workshop will be tailored towards beginners and enthusiasts who are keen to learn about and practice some of the essential skills of wildlife photography. We will be looking at how to capture that perfect image and covering field craft, technique, exposure, composition, light conditions and basic camera settings.

Group Size: 6 maximum.

Facilities: The newly built Seabird Centre includes a interpretation area, shop, servery, toilets, picnic area and 6 cliff top viewpoints.


RSPB Seabird Photography Workshops

Steve Race is our lead photographer at Yorkshire Coast Nature. From his start with a film camera in the early eighties right up to the digital era of today, Steve has acquired a great eye for wildlife photography. His passion for the natural world shines through on his workshops and tours with YCN. In 2013... Read More

Date & Time Duration Location Type Price Availability
Thu 1st Jun - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 4 Places remaining
Tue 6th Jun - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 4 Places remaining
Wed 14th Jun - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 2 Places remaining
Thu 22nd Jun - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 2 Places remaining
Wed 28th Jun - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 5 Places remaining
Date & Time Duration Location Type Price Availability
Thu 6th Jul - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 5 Places remaining
Fri 14th Jul - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 5 Places remaining
Mon 17th Jul - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 5 Places remaining
Wed 19th Jul - 9.30am 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 6 Places remaining
Thu 20th Jul - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 6 Places remaining
Fri 21st Jul - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 6 Places remaining
Thu 27th Jul - 9.30am 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 6 Places remaining
Fri 28th Jul - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 6 Places remaining
Sun 30th Jul - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 5 Places remaining
Mon 31st Jul - 1.30pm 3 hours RSPB Bempton Cliffs Group £45.00 6 Places remaining

Workshop Reviews

25 average rating based on 2 reviews

"I'd just like to thank you very much for the information and advice you gave me during todays workshop at Bempton, I've reviewed the photo's and...Read Full Review »

“I thought I was proficient a wildlife photographer but a day out with Steve has taken my work to a whole different level. His knowledge of...Read Full Review »