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Nature In Focus – Canon 1Dx Launch

Celebrate with the Wild Arena team for free!

Tim Parkin

Tim Parkin

Amateur Photographer who plays with big cameras and film when in between digital photographs.

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To mark the launch of the new Canon 1Dx camera, we are delighted to invite you to join our one-day photography workshops at a Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust venue near you FREE OF CHARGE – an inspirational day with top class speakers normally worth £85 but now free! Canon will have cameras at these events for you to try out as well.

Obviously, places are strictly limited at each venue and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. You need to book a place to join a workshop.

Be inspired by top photographers and speakers Charlie Hamilton James, Danny Green, David Ward and Phil Malpas

Create stunning images of nature and landscape at a beautiful Wildfowl & Wetland Trust site with workshops from our speakers
Check out the latest kit innovations and seek advice from key photography and nature exhibitors - including the new Canon 1Dx!

Dates & venues
At each venue, the morning will be devoted to exploring wildlife subjects with Charlie Hamilton James and Danny Green, the afternoon for inspiration on landscapes with David Ward and Phil Malpas – plus there’ll be plenty of practical hands on opportunities too.
Choose between:

  • Monday 31st October 2011 - Martin Mere, Lancashire
  • Wednesday 2nd November 2011 - Welney, Norfolk
  • Thursday 3rd November 2011 - Slimbridge, Gloucestershire

Exhibitors include Canon, Páramo, Wild Arena, Lowe Pro, Giottos, Warehouse Express & Wildlife Watching Supplies.

The days run from 9.00am until 5pm - you can either purchase lunch at the centre or alternatively bring a packed lunch to enjoy outside.



09.00 Arrival & registration
09.15 – 09.30 Welcome briefing
09.30 – 10.30 Seminar 1 Danny Green (The Long Journey North)
10.30 – 10.45 Interval
10.45 – 11.45 Seminar 2 Phil Malpas (Finding the Picture)
11.45 – 12.45 Lunch break
12.45 – 14.30 Choice of practical sessions with the experts.
14.30 -15.30 Seminar 3 Charlie Hamilton James (Thinking Differently)
15.30 – 15.45 Interval
15.45 – 16.45 Seminar 4 David Ward (Inner Landscapes)
16.45 – 17.00 Question time & Close

Optional practical sessions

  • Guided walk & talk
  • David Southard – getting started with D-SLR video for nature
  • Wildlife Watching Supplies – Field craft and camouflage


We have lined up some great exhibitors to ensure everyone gets the chance to see and handle some of the products and equipment that can help photography of the natural world:

  • Canon
  • Páramo Directional Clothing Systems
  • Wild Arena
  • Wildlife Watching Supplies
  • Warehouse Express
  • Lowepro
  • Giottos
  • Traxwatch

How to book your free place

For more details click here and to book, visit this link or give the team a ring on 01962 793383. Book now to be sure of your space! You must have a confirmed registration to join a workshop.

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