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2021 Seabird Photography Experience

  • Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire
  • from £200.00 (see pricing table below)

Bempton Cliffs is home to over 400,000 seabirds from March to September. This is a very exciting place for wildlife photography, with many great opportunities to capture all the species close up, from the birds on the cliff-face to those in flight. 

Key Species: - Puffin, Gannet, Kittiwake, Fulmar, Guillemot, Razorbill, Herring Gull and Shag. 

This 1 to 1 or 2 to 1 photography experience will be tailored towards beginners, enthusiasts and photographers who want to learn more about the different aspects of wildlife photography. We will start with a look at the techniques and equipment needed with advice and tips on how to capture that perfect wildlife image.

You will learn about correct exposure, how to deal with tricky lighting conditions such as harsh sunlight or low light levels, depth of field techniques, apertures, ISO, autofocus, shutter speeds and composition. Advice will be given regarding the different species of seabirds and the incredible seabird colony in which they raise their young.

Facilities: The Seabird Centre includes an interpretation area, shop, toilets, picnic area and five cliff-top viewpoints.

Please note: If you would like to attend on a particular date listed below, but would prefer a different type of experience, e.g. half day, group session etc, please contact the YCN office on 01723 865498 and we may be able to accommodate you.


2021 Seabird Photography Experience

Steve Race Steve is an award-winning professional wildlife photographer based in Scarborough, North Yorkshire. He has been a keen naturalist and photographer for over 30 years, lived on the Yorkshire Coast all of his life and believes there is no better place for variety of habitats and amazing wildlife. Inspired by the... Read More

Date & Time Location Type Price Availability
Mon 5th Apr - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Wed 7th Apr - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Fri 9th Apr - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Tue 13th Apr - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Tue 20th Apr - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Tue 27th Apr - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Thu 29th Apr - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Date & Time Location Type Price Availability
Sat 8th May - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Sat 22nd May - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 0 Places remaining
Wed 26th May - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Date & Time Location Type Price Availability
Tue 6th Jul - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Tue 20th Jul - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Tue 27th Jul - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Thu 29th Jul - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Date & Time Location Type Price Availability
Tue 3rd Aug - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Tue 10th Aug - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Thu 12th Aug - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Tue 17th Aug - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Thu 19th Aug - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Tue 24th Aug - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining
Thu 26th Aug - 9.30am RSPB Bempton Cliffs, East Yorkshire Group £200.00 1 Places remaining

Workshop Reviews

25 average rating based on 2 reviews

"I'd just like to thank you very much for the information and advice you gave me during todays workshop at Bempton, I've reviewed the photo's and...Read Full Review »

“I thought I was proficient a wildlife photographer but a day out with Steve has taken my work to a whole different level. His knowledge of...Read Full Review »