March 28th-29th, 2020 – 5 people – $1490
This bird photography tour will take you to an amazing location to photograph Ospreys in their natural habitat in Florida. You will be able to shoot images of nesting birds from fairly close. For the most part, we will shoot from a boat. The workshop consists of three boat rides (Saturday morning, Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning) to the Osprey nests and two working lunches. Only five participants so that everybody has room to shoot on the boat!
Ospreys nesting in their natural habitat
This bird photography tour will take you East of Orlando, to a lake surrounded by Cypress trees. There are more than 200 Osprey nests along the shore of this unique lake. Additionally, many nests are located fairly low and you will have an unbeatable vista over the nesting activities. This is also one of the few spots where you may observe the birds in their natural habitat. Nowadays, too many times, you will see Osprey nests on top of human made poles.
The perfect conditions to photograph Ospreys
Photographing under those conditions present many opportunities for flight photography, as well as Ospreys carrying fish in their talents. As the birds come back to the nest to share their catches, you will be placed in ideal situations to capture the action while observing the natural behavior of those beautiful raptors.
The Osprey workshop cost
$1490 for the best Osprey in their natural habitat photography tour! You need to make a $300 deposit to hold your spot.
What is included:
- 3 boat rides
- boat Captain tips
- 2 lunches
- image critique and Photoshop image optimization tutorials during lunch breaks with interactive help on whichever need you have
- in-the-field bird photography instruction from your favorite award-winning bird photographer
What is not included:
- meals other than lunches