We are only 4 days away from Christmas now and hopefully you will all get to have time to relax and maybe even reflect on the strange year we have had.

If you still have presents to buy or ‘Aunt Mable’ is asking you for ideas, then it’s not too late to get that photography day, to get you out and about in the new year, with inspiration and contact with some truly lovely animals. You can book this for a set date or as an open dated voucher and we are currently offering:

One to One Marco or Safari
Full Day £300

Half Day £150

Bite Size £75

Wolf Pack Photography Workshop £75
Harvest Mouse Photography Workshop £75
Macro Workshop £149
Macro Masterclass £299

If you are still having to shield or you’re not quite happy to go out and about yet, then we have some great tutored online content for you:

Advanced Macro Photography Techniques £35
Introduction to Macro Photography £25
Bite Size Training £75
12 Week Introduction to Creative Photography £310

Sadly you have now missed the post but we can email out printable vouchers and details for orders received by 11am on 24th December, which you will receive by 5pm on 24th.

We know you’re probably being inundated with Black Friday deals, so ours is nice and simple. From today until 27.11.20 we’re offering 10% off our Gift Vouchers, so if you have that Christmas Gift to buy or you just want to treat yourself, then this is a great time to buy some vouchers!

To get your discount simply enter the code BFWGV10 at the checkout or give us a call on 0151 5286607.

As we continue through lockdown 2.0, we’ve had plenty of time to think about new and exciting workshops for 2021, along with overhauling our membership to keep up with our current workshop program. All of our existing Memberships have been extended until the end of 2021 and any new memberships purchased before the end of the year will also run until the end of 2021, so there’s never been a better time to buy membership!

Listed below are the 4 new and updated versions of our super membership program.

Annual Membership £19

By becoming a member of Wild Arena, you not only get a number of great benefits but also become part of a like-minded community of nature photographers. Beyond super product discounts, our membership offers access to information and more importantly the Wild Arena community through our members Facebook page.
Membership provides you with a discount of 20% on all our one-day workshops, £50 off every tour booking, a quarterly newsletter, priority notice on all new events and special offers on late availability! All the memberships prices are listed next to the standard price on all products on the website. You can join our Facebook membership community simply by giving your membership number.

Annual Membership Benefits: ​

  • 20% discount on all one-day events
  • £50 discount on every tour booking
  • Priority notice of discounted late space availability and new events
  • Quarterly Newsletter
  • Access to the members Facebook page

Gift Membership £29

All the benefits of Annual Membership as well as a gift item so you can give this package as a present. You can choose from either a Wild Arena mug or t-shirt.

Membership Extra £75

All the benefits of Annual Membership along with a free bitesize session, please pick from the list below.

  • Wolf Pack Photography Workshop, Knowsley
  • Harvest Mouse Photography Workshop, Knowsley
  • Bitesize One to One Photography Training Online
  • Bitesize One to One Safari Photography Workshop, Knowsley
  • Bitesize One to One Macro Photography Workshop, Knowsley
  • Portfolio Review Online
  • Adhoc ‘Extra’ events

Membership Plus £149

All the benefits of Annual Membership along with a free session, please pick from the list below.

  • Half Day One to One Macro Photography Workshop, Knowsley
  • Half Day One to One Safari Photography Workshop, Knowsley
  • Big Cat Photography Workshop, Woburn or Knowsley
  • Safari Photograph Workshop, Woburn or Knowsley
  • Owls by Moonlight, Knowsley (coming soon)
  • Macro Workshop, Knowsley
  • Adhoc ‘Plus’ events

Don’t forget to watch this space for details of all the new workshops coming shortly.

Want to take your photography to the next level? Can’t progress from fully automatic, or are you simply not getting the best out of your camera?

If like us you’re locked down for the next 4 weeks, then this is the perfect time to take our intensive 12 module, 2 week online course!

This fully online course is presented via ‘zoom’ with a tutor taking you through the technical and creative aspects of photography. It’s just like a classroom based course but from the comfort of your own home.

For full details and to book please click here

Further to the Government announcement of a new national lockdown in the UK from 05.11.20, we will be postponing all events due to take place between 05.11.20 and 02.12.20. We will of course contact everyone who is due to attend and we will be able to open again as soon as the Government lifts restrictions.

If you do have any queries regarding this please do not hesitate to contact us.

Many of you have been asking us for more dates for the Wolf Cubs sessions, I think technically these guys are still cubs but it is getting difficult to tell them apart from the parents. However we feel this is still a really great time to come and photograph them. With 7 wolves in the pack (5 youngsters and Mum and Dad) it really is a wonderful sight, the youngsters are still playful and interacting lots with the parents, but are now confident enough to venture out on their own. So we have added lots of new dates for September and October still with a very small group size of only 2, please click here to see the dates and book your place.

I know we’ve posted about these guys before, but they really are growing fast and are now so bouncy and full of confidence, its wonderful to see! If you do fancy joining us for one of our session we have just 1 space left on 26th August, click here for more details

Due to local lockdowns we’ve had a cancelation for the 14.08.20. So if anyone fancies doing our Wolf Cub Photography Workshop, we have just 2 spaces on this date. Click here for more details

Now the restrictions have lifted a little bit more in Wales, we are really pleased to be able to once again offer the Mountain Ponies with Kevin Morgans. We have our first event coming up on 26th July with a small group of just for people. Please click here for more information

 

After the recent announcement regarding photography studio’s and then the change to allow the reopening of Zoo’s and Safari Parks, we can now welcome you back.

We have made significant changes to the way we work and to our studio, for a full breakdown of this please follow the link here for our Guest roadmap.

We will only currently be running one to one events which you can find by clicking here and more will be added in the next few days. As the majority of our workshops involve vehicles these are still currently on hold but we will keep you updated.