WILDSHOTS PAST EVENT - 2014
Below was the lineup for the 2014 Wild Shots Photography Symposium held on 15th November.
For details of the 2014’s speakers click here.
09:00: Welcome and introduction by the MC. Brandon De Kock.
09:05: Opening Address.
09:15: Top shots – ground-breaking photos from the past 50 years of wildlife photography.
Sophie Stafford (UK)
09:45: Resurrection – new interpretations of subjects that have been shot to death.
Marsel van Oosten
10:05: An intimate view – life in the undergrowth.
10:25: Coffee break
10:50: Birds in their element – top tips for bird photography.
11:10: Social Media for nature photographers – the fine line between sharing and spamming.
11:30: Caught in the act – capturing the moment.
11:50: Wild Spots – photo ID’ing the Kalahari leopards.
12:10: Reflection – changes in publishing.
Heinrich van den Berg
12:30: Lunch, Exhibition space and Book signings
13:30: A touch too much? – post-processing for natural enhancement.
13:50: Shooting Botswana’s wildlife – the importance of photo-tourism to conservation
14:10: Gearing Up – do’s and don’ts preparing for a photo safari.
14:30: Putting images to good use – picture power for conservation.
14:50: Tea Break
15:15: Sophie Stafford (UK), former editor BBC Wildlife Magazine,
Sam Reinders, Weg/go! Magazine.
15:55: Young eyes – new talent.
16:00: Blood, sweat and photographic tears – capturing images of free-ranging lion in Kenya’s south rift valley.
Greg du Toit
16:40: Weg/go! presents the winner and runners up of their 2014 Canon Cover Competition
16:50: Thank you and close – Brandon de Kock.
17:00 – 18:00 Wine reception sponsored by Bouchard Finlayson wines.