Join specialist photographic safari guide and co-founder of Wild Eye, Gerry van der Walt, for a presentation in which he will discuss how you can use a strong technical foundation creatively to create striking wildlife images.
Through examples and an easy to understand approach Gerry will connect the creative side of wildlife photography to the various technical settings that forms a basis of the craft.
This presentation will cover the entire wildlife photography workflow from in the field creativity to camera settings and processing your final product and points of discussion will include:
- What is creativity in wildlife photography?
- The importance of a strong technical foundation
- Using technical settings with creative results
- Creativity in the field
- Shooting with slow shutter speeds
- Post-processing ideas for creative results
This fun and interactive presentation will include a full Q&A during which Gerry will answer your questions to help you create technically creative wildlife photographs
Gerry van der Walt
Gerry van der Walt is a specialist photographic guide, educator, public speaker and co-founder of Wild Eye.
By combining a passion for nature photography and more than 15 years of experience as a field guide and lodge manager in various wildlife reserves throughout Africa Gerry’s goal is to not only assist people, whether through teaching them new skills or pushing them creatively, in capturing the beauty of nature but also to create an awareness of the fragile balance that exists in nature.
Gerry believes that his photography speaks for itself and his goal is to keep on creating images that will keep an awareness of our planet’s natural heritage in people’s minds.
At the same time, through the various Wild Eye safaris that he helps conceptualize and host, Gerry aims share the privilege of being out in the unspoiled wilderness area that Africa is so well-known for.
Through his company, Wild Eye, Gerry has created has created a vehicle which merges the raw beauty of traveling in some of the world’s most spectacular wilderness areas with the ability to not only capture these moments on camera but also teaching and inspiring people along the way.
Gerry looks forward to changing the way you see the world.