Kingfisher Workshops

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Kingfisher Workshops.

The Kingfisher site is in South West Scotland near Castle Douglas. We can organize dates to suit you for one, two of three people

The cost of the hide is £550. this is for One, Two or three people

This is an all year round workshop and makes a great gift voucher for birthdays and Christmas with dates to suit you.

A 50% non-refundable deposit is required when booking your place, the balance to be paid one month before the workshop commences. For bookings within one month of visit, 100% to be paid.

Please see Terms and Conditions before booking – Terms and Conditions

This is an opportunity to photograph one the UK’s most loved, beautiful and iconic species. We will photograph them perching and diving very close to the hide. The perch sits about fifteen feet in front of the hide. The perches can be changed periodically to avoid too much repetition in your images.

We will look at exposure and exposure compensation, camera setting, shutter speeds and depth of field. Shutter speeds and ISO in relation to flying birds – light conditions and required shutter speeds.

Full tuition will be given throughout the day ensuring you get the best possible images from your visit.

This is an opportunity to create an amazing portfolio of Kingfisher images, both diving, and perching.

The meeting time is 07:30 am the location will be given when booking.

To book, email me here


Lenses up to 400mm, 150 – 500 zoom lenses are ideal, 70-200, for diving birds; Then 100 – 400, 200-400, 300 prime with a 1.4 converter is ideal for perching shots

A cable release is useful. Spare battery and cards.

Tripod and bean bag, not the lightweight type as they make too much noise

You will need to bring a packed lunch with you

To book just email me on this email address or call.


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  2. Hi, do you have any workshops with vacancies this coming weekend.
    Mick Buckley

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