Torva Terra LLC | Florida Birding Workshop

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!





Burrowing Owl
Southern United States

Burrowing Owls

Burrowing Owl
Southern United States

Burrowing Owl Chick


White Ibis
Southern United States

White Ibis


Brown Pelican
Southern United States


Reddish Egret





Royal Tern
Southern United States

Royal Tern

5 Day Adventure


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

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.

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.