Photography course at Loch Leven

Award winning photographer Dave Taylor, of Wildpix Scotland, will be running an advanced photography course at RSPB Loch Leven on Saturday.

A spokesman for the reserve said they were urging keen photographers to grab a place while they still can.

“Following on from the success of his beginner and intermediate level courses earlier this year, Dave will be helping photographers advance their skills to take shots that are competition standard,” said the spokesman.

He said he course will help participants gain an understanding of national and local competition categories such as animal portrait, animal behaviour, natural abstract, and botanical study.

Karen Caldwell, Visitor Services Manager at RSPB Loch Leven said: “All camera formats are welcome on this one day course, which will include outdoor practical workshops in the fantastic surroundings of the nature reserve. Spring is in full swing here, so you are sure to get inspiration for some great photos.”

The course runs from 10 am until 4 pm on 26 April; it costs £55 for members and £65 for non-members and booking is essential. The cost includes refreshments, and lunch from the award-winning RSPB Loch Leven cafe.To book a place, or for further information, please contact RSPB Loch Leven on 01577 862355.

The RSPB is the UK’s largest nature conservation charity. They help protect threatened birds and wildlife so our towns, coast and countryside will teem with life once again. We play a leading role in BirdLife International, a worldwide partnership of nature conservation organisations.