San Francisco Zoo Photography

at Aperture Academy - Lake Shore

Course Details
$295 3 seats left
Start Date:

Sun, Feb 26, 10:00am - 3:00pm Pacific Time

Lake Shore
Sloat Blvd & Great Hwy
At Skyline Blvd
San Francisco, California 94132
Price includes Zoo entrance fee.
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 14 and older
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this wildlife photography class:

A day at the zoo! The famed San Francisco zoo, no less! This 5-hour workshop is an introduction to wildlife photography, with emphasis on taking your current skill level and ramping it up to a whole new level.

If you've never done more than take photos of family pets, you'll love what you'll discover on the other end of your lens.

However, if you're more than a beginner, you will appreciate the tips, tricks and insights that will make your photography rival that of the finest professionals! And everyone will enjoy the fun approach of our instructors as they provide hands-on, one-on-one instruction and an overall good time. You absolutely will not be disappointed!

We will spend the entire workshop at the zoo, and our instructor will take you to some favorite locations and exhibits, as well as some lesser visited, that provide a wonderful opportunity to practice some exciting exposures. Knowing the zoo as well as we do, every moment will be spent bring your walking shoes and be ready to take a whole lot of photographs!

This workshop is a new favorite, and it's ideal for beginner and intermediate photographers, and for those who want to brush up on their photography. You'll get a chance to sharpen your skills, get very comfortable with your equipment, and work with a variety of composition, lighting and outdoor conditions...while enjoying the company of some amazing animals.

Equipment To Bring:

  • DSLR Camera
  • Tripod

What's Included in Your Workshop:

  • Hands-on Instruction by 2 or more professional photographers
  • Transportation during the workshop
  • Water (snacks for extended workshops)

What's not included:

  • Transportation to/from Workshop starting location
  • Instructor Gratuities
  • Meals during workshop breaks

Note: If students have a camera, bring it! Students also have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with the instructor if they are in the market for a DSLR camera if they're in the market for one.

Although we email each student the Power Point presentation, they might consider taking additional notes during the class.

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Refund Policy
No refund 90-days prior to class date. To re-schedule to another date, please give us a 24-hour notice.


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