Cape Town Programme 2017 - Saturday September 23rd

WILD SHOTS Wildlife Photography Conference,
Saturday 23rd September 2017

Clock Tower Precinct, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town.


09.00    A few words from Wild Shots founders, Harriet Nimmo & Sophie Dandridge
09.05    Welcome by Xolile Mokoena, Nedbank Private Wealth.
09.15    Introduction by the host for the day, Brandon de Kock
09.30    Getting Started: My early inspiration, my big break, my first sale,
              Brian Skerry (USA) / Shem Compion (SA)
10.00    Only One Channel –  single location shooting in Savute, James Gifford (UK)
10.20                   Coffee/tea break and exhibition area
10.55    Where the Wild Things Are – winners of photo competition, Anton Crone
11.05    Travel Photography – presidents, potjiekos and penguins, Samantha Reinders
11.25    In the Trenches – protecting the protectors, Peter Chadwick
11.45    Botswana in Focus – the road Lets’ travelled, Lets Kamogelo (Botswana)
12.05    Remembering Elephants – wildlife photography’s ‘Live Aid’ moment,
                                                                                                                    Margot Raggett (UK)
12.35                   Lunch, exhibition area and book signings
13.25    Wild Shots Outreach – the next generation Mike Kendrick
13.50    A European Perspective – wildlife photography’s challenges and opportunities.                                                                                                                                         Jon Bryant (UK)
14.10    For Art’s Sake – wildlife photography as fine art, Jenny Hishin
14.30    Endless Safari – A Worldwide Photographic Journey, Marius Coetzee
14.55                   Coffee/tea break and exhibition area
15.25   The Bottom Line – the price of wildlife photography, Shem Compion
15.45   Ocean Soul – a story of love, discovery and hope, Brian Skerry (USA)
16.45    Thank you and close by Brandon de Kock
16.55 – 18.00     Bouchard Finlayson wine reception