Torva Terra Photography Workshop


"Ultimate Bird Photography Adventure"

Photograph a stunning variety of birds including owls, shorebirds and rookery nests with chicks 

April 24th - 28th 2019 / 5 Day Adventure


 

 

Springtime in Southwest Florida

Burrowing owls with chicks, beautiful beaches with shore birds, and so much more...

 

Join award winning nature photographer Kate G. for an instructional photography tour through Southwest Florida. On this guided excursion you will learn how to create stunning imagery of wild birds in locations renowned for the the diverse variety of avian subjects. Florida is a world famous birding hotspot in Spring and with Kate's assistance you will photograph everything from owls to egrets to osprey, the list goes on. This is one photo adventure that you won’t want to miss!

 

Bird Species We Will Look For:
  • Burrowing Owls
  • Osprey
  • Roseate Spoonbills
  • Great Blue Herons
  • Great Egrets
  • Snowy Egrets
  • Reddish Egrets
  • White Ibis
  • Various Terns
  • Wood Storks
  • Magnificent Frigatebird
  • American Oystercatchers
  • Wilson’s Plovers
  • Semipalmated Plover
  • Snowy Plover
  • Black Skimmers
  • Pelicans
  • And many more!

 


 

Willet
Florida

Willet

Burrowing Owl
Southern United States

Burrowing Owls

Burrowing Owl
Southern United States

Burrowing Owl Chick

Osprey

White Ibis
Southern United States

White Ibis

Osprey

Brown Pelican
Southern United States

Pelican

Reddish Egret

 

 

 


 

Royal Tern
Southern United States

Royal Tern

5 Day Adventure

WORKSHOP FEE:
$1,499

INCLUSIONS:
Professional photography guide and instruction
G
round transport during the tour
Sightseeing and entrance fees during the trip.

EXCLUSIONS:
Lodging, airfare, meals, alcoholic beverages, personal items (phone, laundry, etc), travel insurance (often can be added on with your airfare for a small fee).

We have a room block with a special rate available at our comfortable host hotel.

GROUP SIZE:
8-10 Guests

* Prices & Inclusions are correct at time of issue & are subject to change without notification.

 

 


 

Tentative Schedule:

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3

Day 4

Day 5

Morning Session:

Meet & Greet, lecture on photographing birds, gear and overview of the week

 

Afternoon Session:

Start your trip by photographing shore birds at San Carlos Bay

Morning Session:

Photograph burrowing owls with chicks

 

Afternoon Session:

More burrowing owl chicks, at a second location for different background scenery.

Morning Session:

Photograph wading birds at famous Fort De Soto Park

 

Afternoon Session:

Visit an amazing rookery to photograph nesting birds with chicks

 

Morning & Afternoon:

Spend the day photographing birds and landscapes on beautiful Sanibel Island. We will visit several locations across the island to observe a variety of shore, wading and sea birds.

Morning Session:

We will beat the crowds with a sunrise visit to Estero Island beach and lagoon.

 

Afternoon Session:

Complete the workshop at a post processing lecture with photo share & critique

 

 


 

Ready for your Adventure?

Click here for the workshop registration form.

 


 

Note: Our tour itinerary is flexible and may change due to weather and light conditions. Special phenomenons and wildlife excursions are highly dependent on favorable weather conditions. Our photography tour leader and guides will use their extensive knowledge to place you in the best spot to make use of the opportunities that nature provides us.