You're Invited: Secret Wanders With a Camera

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Inspiring Photo Walks, by Invitation 

I'm excited to reveal the latest series of events for Secret Wanders with a camera. Limited numbers on Photo Walks at Special locations that aren't advertised or publicised anywhere else.   

7th Jan 2022 (1.30 pm - 4.30 pm): Murumations @ Leighton Moss (x4 Max) | £35  (+£9 non RSPB Members)

20th Feb 2022 (7 pm - 9 pm): Ilkley Moor, Starry Night | £35 

25th Mar 2022 (7 pm - 9 pm): Ribblehead, Twilight & The StarsWalk | £35 

Early 2022 (various dates): Private Lessons - Winter Birds Pro Lessons | £135 - flat rate

 

Murmurations @ Leighton Moss

Terrain: Flat, good, easy paths

Distance: 2 miles (approx) 

Skill Level: All abilities, beginners to advanced (telephoto/zoom lenses of 200mm+ advantageous)

Location: RSPB Leighton Moss,  LA5 0SW

Date: 7th Jan 2021, 1.30pm - 4.30pm

Additional Info: Max Spaces 4 (+£9 entry for non-RSPB members)

Cost: £35

While there are no guarantees with nature, Leighton Moss, has to be one of the best places to witness the wonder that is a starling murmuration. We'll start the walk by exploring some of the habitats and hides that allow great opportunities to witness the iconic wildlife here. Sightings could include large flocks of wading birds, red deer marching through the reed beds and hunting marsh harriers. We'll then head to a well-positioned vantage point in the hopes of capturing one of nature's most mesmerising spectacles!   

 

Starry Night on Ilkley Moor (with hats!)

Terrain: Hilly, rocky, uneven paths in the dark 

Distance: 2 miles

Skill Level: All abilities beginners to advanced - Camera with manual capabilities & tripod - Camera & tripod available for hire

Location: Ilkley Moor (White Wells),

Date: 20th Feb 2022, 7pm - 9pm 

Additional Info:  Camera & tripod available for hire

Cost: £35

 

Twilight & the Stars @ Ribblehead

Terrain: Flat, rocky, uneven paths in the dark 

Distance: 2 miles

Skill Level: All abilities beginners to advanced - Camera with manual capabilities & tripod - Camera & tripod available for hire

Location: Ribblehead Viaduct

Date: 25th March 2022, 7pm - 9pm 

Additional Info:  Camera & tripod available for hire

Cost: £35

Photograph one of the Yorkshire Dales' most iconic spots at a different time of day. Learn astrophotography and gain practical experience in photographing the night sky in an inspiring location.

"global leaders in dark-sky conservation" this event in the Yorkshire Dales offers a great opportunity to capture some dramatic and exciting photographs that are different from the everyday tourist shots taken throughout the summer! 

 

Want to Take Stunning Photos of Winter Birds?

Terrain: Anywhere From North-East coasts to your own garden 

Duration: 3-4 hours approx 

Skill Level: All abilities beginners to advanced 

Location: Anywhere

Date: January to March, various dates

Additional: Flat Rate Fee - Bring a friend free - Max Spaces 4

Cost: £135

 

Winter into Spring is one of the best times to capture spectacular photos of birds. From coastal waders to garden visitors, if you'd like to capture our feathered friend like a professional, book a lesson and I'll share all my best secrets on bird photography!

 

 

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Can I bring children?

From an early age, photography has played such a key role in my life. As part of my desire to champion photography to young people I offer free places for under 16s when accompanied by a paying adult

What if the weather forecast is bad?

You may be surprised just how many bad forecasts result in beautiful days - it happens a lot!

Walking Photography will always try and proceed with a planned photo walk. If extreme weather conditions or severe accessibility issues arise, then the walk date will rearranged for a convenient date. 

What if the weather is bad? 

It is surprisingly rare to have an event that is completely marred by the weather. With a deep to commitment to offering fun and enjoyable photo walks and workshops, if the event is judged to have been ruined by the weather participants will be given a 50% discount voucher off a future Photo Walk workshop up to the same value. 

Can I bring my camera phone or tablet?

Yes! We welcome camera phone and tablet walkers on most photo walks. There are some events like Get a Grip Course and the Night Photo Walks where you require manual functions on your camera. Such events are clearly noted in the descriptions.

What is the accessibility like? 

Accessibility varies widely from event to event. Please get in touch with any accessibility questions.

Walking Photography also offers Private Leisure Tours at a fixed rate that can be tailored to address any accessibility needs.