Embark on a life-changing journey in South Africa's famed Big Five Greater Kruger Area, where your love for wildlife photography meets meaningful conservation efforts. Develop your skills, capture stunning images, and contribute to vital research while making a real impact on preserving diverse ecosystems. Join fellow wildlife volunteer photographers and discover how your photography passion can spark lasting, positive change for the environment and its inhabitants. Here is what awaits you:
Immerse yourself in the extraordinary opportunity to sharpen your wildlife photography skills amid the awe-inspiring landscape of South Africa's famous Big Five Greater Kruger Area. Here, you'll have the chance to capture stunning, up-close images of incredible wildlife while supporting crucial wildlife conservation research and contributing to a valuable photographic database. This vital resource serves as an influential educational tool in local schools, inspiring the next generation to appreciate nature's wonders and the importance of environmental conservation.
Your adventures begin with an initial week filled with comprehensive workshops and exciting assignments, guided by an experienced professional photographer. You'll learn the fundamentals, secrets, and highlights of photography, master the settings of your camera, and acquire techniques for capturing breathtaking shots, with a special focus on wildlife, landscape, and night photography – and learn how to edit them using Adobe Lightroom. Develop a responsible approach to interacting with nature and gain a deeper understanding of ethical wildlife photography and its essential role in conservation efforts.
As you explore the enchanting Greater Kruger Region on guided tours, seize the opportunity to enhance your photographic skills, encounter some of Africa's most iconic wildlife, and make a significant impact on essential wildlife conservation efforts, community projects, and environmental initiatives. By capturing photos that contribute to vital research, you'll aid in the creation of identification kits and monitoring the health of animals and the reserve, immersing yourself in the diverse and captivating African wilderness.
Discover how your newfound skills and captivating photos can make a difference in conservation support, marketing, and fundraising efforts, ultimately contributing to the preservation of South Africa's incredible wildlife. If you're passionate about taking remarkable wildlife photographs, contributing to wildlife volunteering in South Africa, and embarking on a thrilling wildlife adventure, this project is a perfect fit for you!
“ I have had an amazing experience. I have learned so much more than anticipated outside of wildlife photography. My workflow and editing skills have increased as well as learning macro and portrait photography. This is an experience I will never forget. “