NatureArt Lab

Studio & Field (Brisbane): INTRODUCTION TO THE ART OF BIRD PHOTOGRAPHY: 17 September 2022

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Learn how to capture those special moments and create beautiful images of birds.

The Course:

In this introductory course you will learn the techniques to improve the use your camera for better bird photography. The classes cover everything from camera equipment, focusing techniques, photo composition, bird behavior, holding techniques, common mistakes and how to find birds. This course includes hands on practical exercises and a field trip to apply techniques learnt in the classes. 

Date: 17 September 2022

Class dates and times: Saturday 8.00am - 3.00pm

Venue (Studio and Field):  Bunyaville Conservation Park, Old Northern Rd, Everton Hills QLD 4053

The course will be held at Bunyaville Conservation Park, Bunya Queensland. The park protects a large section of remnant bushland, within easy reach of the city of Brisbane. The theory sessions will be held at Bunyaville Environmental Education Centre which is located within the park. The practical field trip will be conducted nearby, within the park. The park’s bird list includes Spectacled Monarchs, Rufous Fantails, Barking, Boobook and Powerful Owls, Variegated Fairy Wrens and Forest Kingfishers.

Experience/Pre-requisites: This is an adult beginner to intermediate level photography course using your own equipment. You should be familiar with the basic operation and settings of your own equipment.

The Tutor:
Danny McCreadie is an award-winning nature photographer. He has travelled extensively throughout Australia and internationally, pursuing his passion for wildlife photography. His field observations and accompanying photographs have been published in a number of journals. His photographs have also been published in books, magazines, newspapers and websites, on information signs and exhibited in museums. Danny has a particular interest in raptors, but he has considerable experience across most nature photography disciplines.

Danny McCreadie in the field at Bunyaville

Refund Policy: Any changes or cancellations made by NatureArt Lab for any reason are 100% refunded or credited (for use on another course). Any cancellations made by the purchaser are refunded (or held in credit) for the total amount LESS a $60 administrative processing fee. Special consideration for waiving the $60 fee for compassionate/ extraordinary circumstances can be granted by NatureArt Lab by writing to

COVID-19 Policy: Students on NatureArt Lab studio courses or workshops are required to comply with all QLD Government COVID-19 requirements at the time of booking. This includes use of sanitiser on entry and during the course/workshop and maintaining social distancing. 

Discount Policy: Students may be eligible for Seniors Discount and/or Member Discounts on checkout. If you are unsure about eligibility or how to claim this discount, please email

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Main Image: Rufous Fantail by Danny McCreadie