Learn to take perfect pictures of lions, monkeys and more
Get up close to butterflies, insects, and coral reef
Stroll the shady paths to see historic buildings and monuments
Discover how to use the manual settings of your camera
Take perfect pictures of lions, monkeys, crocodiles and more on a 3-hour wildlife photography workshop in the Amsterdam Zoo. Enjoy expert instruction from professional outdoor photographer Anton Harfst, either as a group or on a private tour at a time that suits you.
Day time workshops: for all levels
Evening workshops in summer: for photographers who know their manual camera settings
When: view calendar for days and hours, also year round upon request
Participants: maximum 6
Workshop fee: from € 75 per person including entrance to the zoo
From fun workshop to safari preparation
Featuring beautiful architecture and landscapes, the zoo is perfectly located for a fun photo workshop or to prepare for a real safari. Come face-to-face with wild animals for the perfect sharp-focus shot. Visit the aquarium for an indoor photo shoot of tropical coral reef, an authentic Amsterdam canal, and creatures of the Amazonian rainforest.
If you are not familiar with the settings of your camera, this wildlife photography workshop will unravel some of its mysteries. Advanced photographers will get the chance to test and improve their skills, especially during the wildlife photography workshops held on summer evenings.