Why Choose us?

Small Group Size

Small friendly group’s to ensure everyone has the time and attention they need to get the very best from the session.

Knowledgable Tutors

With many years experience and passion for there subject. No question is to difficult, if we don’t know the answer we’ll find it out for you.

Rewards loyalty

Great value membership schemes that reward our customers loyalty with not only discounts but a community!


We’re not the cheapest provider, but we concentrate on quality events with good instructors, proper procedures and insurance, because we’ve been doing this for 14 years!

Family Run Business

We are a small friendly, family run business who have been working in the photographic industry for over 30 years.


We are trusted photographic and wildlife community partners working alongside many companies. We take our animal welfare as seriously as our customer service and operate under our Animal Welfare License 19/00498
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Featured Workshops

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Butterfly Photography Workshop

Butterflies are one of the most popular subjects for nature photography, and understandably so when you see their beautiful, bright colours and the detailed intricacy of their markings. At the
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Elephant Safari Photography Workshop

Woburn Safari Park is one of our most popular venues, and our Elephant Safari Photography Workshop combines an exclusive opportunity to photograph the beautiful group of Asian Elephants with a
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Lion Photography, Morning Special (Knowsley)

Do you love Lions as much as we do? Well if you do, why not join us for a special morning photography workshop with these majestic animals!
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Creative Wildlife Workshop

Competent, digital photography usually includes a degree of skill in not only taking pictures, but also in the careful editing and processing of them in software afterwards. For many photographers,
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Super Macro & Focus Stacking with Oliver Wright

Knowsley, Merseyside - Wild Arena is delighted to be working with renowned macro photographer, Oliver Wright, on a super new workshop concentrating on advanced macro techniques and ‘focus stacking’.
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Summer Evening Carnivore Photography Workshop

Knowsley Safari Park, Merseyside - Summer evenings are often described as offering the very best light for photography, so what better time could there be to enjoy photographing the exciting
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Summer Evening Bird Photography Workshop

Knowsley, Merseyside - Birds of prey always make lovely subject for pictures, and many photographers want to have bird images included in their portfolios. Whilst there are numerous opportunities for
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Brown Bears Summer Light & Cubs

7th to 14th July 2020 - Our ‘Brown Bear Summer light and cubs’ trip is special not only because we are exclusively using the smaller professional grade hides but also
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Brown Bears Spring Awakening

24th to 28th April 2020 - The Eastern border of Finland with Russia is home to the magnificent European Brown Bear. This normally shy and reclusive mammal, comparable in size

Scottish Winter Wildlife With Neil McIntyre

11th to 17th January 2020 - The Cairngorm Mountain region of the Scottish highlands is one of the most beautiful areas in the UK to see and photograph wildlife. Our

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Summer Evening Bird Photography Workshop

I know it doesn't feel like summer at the moment, but the longest day is nearly upon and to make the most of this, we
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Event Reviews

John O’Leary

Big Cat Photography Workshop (Knowsley)

An excellent morning with friendly and knowledgable guides, David & Janet. Great access and able to get out of the vehicles at suitable points to get the best shots of the majestic cats (when they’re not hiding!). A great opportunity for photographers of all levels

Safari Photography Workshop (Woburn)

2nd visit to knowsley with wild arena. Wild cat experience and the half day macro, both visits very informative and more than happy with the very friendly atmosphere thanks to David and Janet..