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Wildlife Photographer of the Year

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year

For those of you who are interested in wildlife photography:

Some days ago the winners of the Shell Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition were revealed.

The winning photos can be seen on the website of the Natural History Museum in London:
Link to Online Gallery

There are some stunning photos in the Online Gallery!

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This is a good time to remind those everybody that a past winner, Daryl Balfour, wrote a Wildlife Photography Course current available at www.wildlifecampus.com

It consists of

Module # 1 - Let’s Get Started!
1) Component # 1 Equipment
2) Component # 2 Film and Tripods
3) Component # 3 Using your New Camera - f-stops & Shutter Speeds
4) Component # 4 Basic Exposure Exposures for Light and Dark Subjects
5) Component # 5 Basic Composition

Module # 2 - Using your Accessories and Know-how
6) Component # 1 Flash Photography at Night
7) Component # 2 Difficult Lighting Situations
8) Component # 3 Filters
9) Component # 4 Do’s and Don’ts of Filters
10) Component # 5 Twilight, Star-trails etc
11) Component # 6 Film Report Back

Module # 3 - Real Wildlife Photography
12) Component # 1 Keeping Abreast of Technology
13) Component # 2 Advanced composition
14) Component # 3 Creating a Sense of Place
15) Component # 4 Seeing your Subject
16) Component # 5 Motion Blurs
17) Component # 6 Patience

Module # 4 - Understanding Lighting
18) Component # 1 Qualities of Light
19) Component # 2 Spot Metering
20) Component # 3 Side Lighting
21) Component # 4 Backlight
22) Component # 5 Soft Light

Module # 5 - Situations and Specific Techniques
23) Component # 1 Antarctica
24) Component # 2 Rain and Flowers
25) Component # 3 Close-ups and Macro Photography
26) Component # 4 Aerial Photography
27) Component # 5 Exposure Compensation
28) Component # 6 High-speed Flash
29) Component # 7 Digital Photography

Module # 6 – HOT TIPS
30) Component # 1 50 Photo tips

You can try out the free Component from the WildlifeCampus homepage.

Until later
Todd

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"katja" wrote:
Btw, everyone can participate in "Visitor Vote".

I voted for this one: Hyena at bay

That's strange...YOU HYENA Puzzled: Puzzled: Laughing out loud Laughing out loud Laughing out loud Laughing out loud Sticking out tongue Sticking out tongue

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Btw, everyone can participate in "Visitor Vote".

I voted for this one: Hyena at bay

Anonymous
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thanks for the link, and indeed some great pics there
love the one from the snowy owl landing!

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