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Wildlife Photography camp - Banerghatta, March 2017

Sat, 11 Mar 2017
7:00AM
2017-03-12:12-00
14:00:00
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11/3/2017 , 12/3/2017 ,
7:00 AM, 7:00 AM,
12.8009343,77.5776681
Bannerghatta National Park, Bangalore. , Bangalore
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    Bannerghatta National Park near Bengaluru was declared as a national park in 1974. A portion of the park is a biological reserve. This place offers great opportunities for the photographers to take images of avifauna and all variety of wildlife. The Suvarnamukhi stream which originates from Suvarnamukhi runs through the park and this place offers a memorable experience for the participants to experience wildlife and nature.

    Date: 11th - 12th March 2017 (1 night and 2 days)

    You will find animals freely moving in natural environment though they are in captivity. Bannerghatta has been used as a rehabilitation facility for tigers and lions rescued from circuses. This facility has India’s first Lion and Tiger Safari. The enclosures recreate their natural habitat, and offer you wonderful photographic opportunities. We will be having the following in the itinerary.

    Herbivore Safari

    Lion- Tiger-Bear Safari

    Guided Nature Walk

    Visit to the Zoo & Butterfly Park.

    STAY

    We will be staying in Banerghatta Nature Camp, Jungle Lodges Resorts. It is a great place to be. Bannerghatta Nature Camp is a wonderful place to get acquainted with the great outdoors. Hill View Restaurant is situated near the Mirza Hill at Bannerghatta National Park. Food is served at the roof- top of the restaurant. The restaurant also comes with facilities like amphitheatre, conference hall (audiovisual room), open area to play.

    Things to carry

    Telephoto lenses – preferably above 300 mm

    Carry fully charged batteries for your camera / flash.

    Carry battery charger. Carry extra pack of camera batteries

    Carry backup memory cards / HDD storage drives, Laptop

    Carry a bean bag to stabilize your gears while shooting from safari vehicle

    Carry a big towel / cloth to protect your gear from dust

    Carry a big cloth / bandanna / scarf to protect you from the dust

    It is advisable to carry basic first aid along with you.

    Please carry Odomos to keep you protected from mosquito bites.

    Carry a pair of good binoculars

    On field learning from the experts is said to be one of the best methods of improving your skillsets. Our Wildlife Photography Expert will hand hold you at every possible step for a better understanding of perspectives, camera controls and how to make use of the best opportunities to get better images. The training will focus on the following

    How to approach Wildlife in the field

    Different modes of shooting (Av / A, Tv / S, M and P)

    Exposure control in field under difficult light conditions

    Mastering metering techniques (Spot, partial, center weighted, evaluative)

    Mastering auto focus, focusing points, AF locking and focus tracking for moving subjects

    How to get sharp images of moving subjects

    Framing and composition in the field

    Ethics in Wildlife Photography

    Image processing workshop

    To maximize and complete your photographic learning, join our evening session of informal discussions on digital image processing. Our Expert will work on few of his own images or a few of yours (which you have clicked during the day) and demonstrate various techniques of image processing to give a final shape to your artwork. The following will be discussed

    RAW files processing

    Histogram and exposure control

    Colour correction methods

    Cropping and image resizing

    Sharpening, cloning, dodging and burning

    Noise reduction

    Composition

    MENTOR

    Balamahesh is a hardcore nature enthusiast and a skilled wildlife photographer. He has traveled across the country and more extensively in the forests of the southern part of India. His images have been appreciated and acknowledged in various national magazines, news papers and books. He is extremely passionate about amphibians, reptiles and he specializes in macro photography. He is a skilled trainer, regularly conducts workshops and shares his knowledge about natural history to school children in the interest of conservation. Bala has done his Masters in Physics from University of Mysore. Apart from being a skilled photography artist, he is also a talented Bansuri / Flute player. He is one of the most dynamic & talented team leaders for South Indian expeditions of DCP.

    Rs 5800 per head inclusive of all taxes (ex Banerghatta)

    Cost includes

    Twin sharing accommodation at the resorts for 1 night and 2 days

    Lunch, Dinner & Breakfast

    Herbivore Safari

    Lion- Tiger-Bear Safari

    Guided Nature Walk

    Visit to the Zoo & Butterfly Park.

    All Taxes and service charges.

    Cost does not include:

    Transfers to & from the resorts are not included in the tariff.

    Mineral Water, Soft Drinks, Laundry Charges, Phone Calls, Tips etc.

    Any kind of insurance, Medical or/and Emergency Charges.

    Any extra meals not included in the above itinerary

    Please click on the 'Register for Workshop' tab on the top / bottom right corner of this page to register yourself. Once you fill in your details and click submit, you will be redirected to the online payment page. Your registration is completed and confirmed only after a successful payment process. Once you complete the online payment, you will receive an auto generated email from CC Avenue, our online payment portal. Consider the same as a confirmation of the transaction. Our team will soon revert with further details of the tour. In case of any difficulty, please connect with us through any of the following route - Land line: 022-61818464, Fax: 022-61214950 Mail: info@dcpexpeditions.com

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Bannerghatta National Park near Bengaluru was declared as a national park in 1974. A portion of the park is a biological reserve. This place offers great opportunities for the photographers to take images of avifauna and all variety of wildlife. The Suvarnamukhi stream which originates from Suvarnamukhi runs through the park and this place offers a memorable experience for the participants to experience wildlife and nature.

Date: 11th - 12th March 2017 (1 night and 2 days)

You will find animals freely moving in natural environment though they are in captivity. Bannerghatta has been used as a rehabilitation facility for tigers and lions rescued from circuses. This facility has India’s first Lion and Tiger Safari. The enclosures recreate their natural habitat, and offer you wonderful photographic opportunities. We will be having the following in the itinerary.

Herbivore Safari

Lion- Tiger-Bear Safari

Guided Nature Walk

Visit to the Zoo & Butterfly Park.

STAY

We will be staying in Banerghatta Nature Camp, Jungle Lodges Resorts. It is a great place to be. Bannerghatta Nature Camp is a wonderful place to get acquainted with the great outdoors. Hill View Restaurant is situated near the Mirza Hill at Bannerghatta National Park. Food is served at the roof- top of the restaurant. The restaurant also comes with facilities like amphitheatre, conference hall (audiovisual room), open area to play.

Things to carry

Telephoto lenses – preferably above 300 mm

Carry fully charged batteries for your camera / flash.

Carry battery charger. Carry extra pack of camera batteries

Carry backup memory cards / HDD storage drives, Laptop

Carry a bean bag to stabilize your gears while shooting from safari vehicle

Carry a big towel / cloth to protect your gear from dust

Carry a big cloth / bandanna / scarf to protect you from the dust

It is advisable to carry basic first aid along with you.

Please carry Odomos to keep you protected from mosquito bites.

Carry a pair of good binoculars

On field learning from the experts is said to be one of the best methods of improving your skillsets. Our Wildlife Photography Expert will hand hold you at every possible step for a better understanding of perspectives, camera controls and how to make use of the best opportunities to get better images. The training will focus on the following

How to approach Wildlife in the field

Different modes of shooting (Av / A, Tv / S, M and P)

Exposure control in field under difficult light conditions

Mastering metering techniques (Spot, partial, center weighted, evaluative)

Mastering auto focus, focusing points, AF locking and focus tracking for moving subjects

How to get sharp images of moving subjects

Framing and composition in the field

Ethics in Wildlife Photography

Image processing workshop

To maximize and complete your photographic learning, join our evening session of informal discussions on digital image processing. Our Expert will work on few of his own images or a few of yours (which you have clicked during the day) and demonstrate various techniques of image processing to give a final shape to your artwork. The following will be discussed

RAW files processing

Histogram and exposure control

Colour correction methods

Cropping and image resizing

Sharpening, cloning, dodging and burning

Noise reduction

Composition

MENTOR

Balamahesh is a hardcore nature enthusiast and a skilled wildlife photographer. He has traveled across the country and more extensively in the forests of the southern part of India. His images have been appreciated and acknowledged in various national magazines, news papers and books. He is extremely passionate about amphibians, reptiles and he specializes in macro photography. He is a skilled trainer, regularly conducts workshops and shares his knowledge about natural history to school children in the interest of conservation. Bala has done his Masters in Physics from University of Mysore. Apart from being a skilled photography artist, he is also a talented Bansuri / Flute player. He is one of the most dynamic & talented team leaders for South Indian expeditions of DCP.

Rs 5800 per head inclusive of all taxes (ex Banerghatta)

Cost includes

Twin sharing accommodation at the resorts for 1 night and 2 days

Lunch, Dinner & Breakfast

Herbivore Safari

Lion- Tiger-Bear Safari

Guided Nature Walk

Visit to the Zoo & Butterfly Park.

All Taxes and service charges.

Cost does not include:

Transfers to & from the resorts are not included in the tariff.

Mineral Water, Soft Drinks, Laundry Charges, Phone Calls, Tips etc.

Any kind of insurance, Medical or/and Emergency Charges.

Any extra meals not included in the above itinerary

Please click on the 'Register for Workshop' tab on the top / bottom right corner of this page to register yourself. Once you fill in your details and click submit, you will be redirected to the online payment page. Your registration is completed and confirmed only after a successful payment process. Once you complete the online payment, you will receive an auto generated email from CC Avenue, our online payment portal. Consider the same as a confirmation of the transaction. Our team will soon revert with further details of the tour. In case of any difficulty, please connect with us through any of the following route - Land line: 022-61818464, Fax: 022-61214950 Mail: info@dcpexpeditions.com

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Bannerghatta National Park, Bangalore.
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Wildlife Photography camp - Banerghatta, March 2017
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Sat, 11 Mar 2017
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Simply Horrible. - Will not recommend even to my enemy. Bad - Not worth my time So-So. Good-some, bad-some. Amusing. Definitely worth attending. Wow, what an experience!
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