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2022 Seabird Photography Experience

  • Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire
  • from £200.00 (see pricing table below)

Bempton Cliffs is home to over 400,000 seabirds from March to September. 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. 

This 1 to 1 or 2 to 1 photography experience will be tailored towards beginners, enthusiasts and photographers who want to learn more about the different aspects of wildlife photography. We will start with a look at the techniques and equipment needed with advice and tips on how to capture that perfect wildlife image.

You will learn about correct exposure, how to deal with tricky lighting conditions such as harsh sunlight or low light levels, depth of field techniques, apertures, ISO, autofocus, shutter speeds and composition. Advice will be given regarding the different species of seabirds and the incredible seabird colony in which they raise their young.

Facilities: The Seabird Centre includes an interpretation area, shop, toilets, picnic area and six cliff-top viewpoints.

Please note: If you would like to attend on a particular date listed below, but would prefer a different type of experience, e.g. half day, group session etc, please contact the YCN office on 01723 865498 and we may be able to accommodate you.

2022 Seabird Photography Experience

Steve Race YCN role:  Company Director and Pro Wildlife Photographer/Wildlife Guide Awards:  2013 - “Commended” in the “Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards”. 2013 - “Commended” in the “Big Picture USA – Natural World Photography Competition”. 2013 -... Read More

Date & Time Duration Location Type Price Availability
Thu 18th Aug - 9.30am 1 day RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire TBC 0 Places remaining
Thu 25th Aug - 9.30am 1 day RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire TBC 1 Places remaining
Tue 30th Aug - 9.30am 1 day RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire TBC 1 Places remaining

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"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 »