Birding at Bird Paradise; by X-Photographer William Chua

9:00 am

As an award-winning photographer, William brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the table, making this session a must-attend for all bird photography enthusiasts.

In a recent class, William imparted his expertise on capturing breathtaking bird photography. He shared invaluable insights and techniques that are sure to elevate your skills in this field.

Mastering the art of utilising light effectively is crucial in the realm of wildlife photography. During the session, attendees were educated on the significance of lighting conditions, including the benefits of soft morning. Additionally, they were taught how to modify exposure settings to ensure that the subject is correctly exposed while still preserving the intricate details of the bird’s feathers.

William talked about the best cameras and lenses for taking pictures of birds. He has shared some valuable tips on bird photography, taking into account varying budgets and skill levels. One key suggestion is to use long focal length lenses, which allow for getting up close to the birds without causing any disturbance.

When it comes to capturing stunning bird photographs, composition is a key element that cannot be overlooked. The way in which the various elements of the image are arranged can make all the difference in creating a visually appealing and captivating shot.

During the workshop, William went into various techniques that can help photographers capture visually stunning and well-balanced images. Some of the techniques he covered included the rule of thirds, leading lines, and negative space.

To capture stunning shots of birds, one must possess a set of skills that go beyond just having a camera. Patience, keen observation, and a deep understanding of fieldcraft techniques are essential for any bird photographer.