Who can succeed in wildlife photography?
If you have immense love for wildlife and photography, you can combine
them to make it a profession. Wildlife photography is a great profession
from the perspective of financial gains as well job satisfaction.
First lesson: Get the gears right
You don’t get ideal condition when you are shooting in a forest. Animals keep moving
around making it difficult for a photographer to get a satisfactory shot. Besides, there
are many animals that are not safe to get close to. So you need a telephoto lens
(between 300 mm and 600 mm). You will also have to use motion blur.
is not like shooting a
Model under beauty
Therefore a wildlife
be aware of effects of
different types of
lights and behaviour
of animals. This helps
in getting a shot you
are looking for. If you
subject reacts you can
keep yourself safer.
Background is Equally Important
Background is equally important as the subject of your snaps.
The backdrop must be simple and should not distract the viewer.
Irrespective of how advanced
camera you are using, you can’t
be totally sure that gear will
focus on the right kind of
manually, you can be sure that
you are getting right degree of
important for the right object.
You have to keep shooting
constantly as things keep
moving in a jungle. This will
help you to capture the right