Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Stay Connected...

Photo: Renato Maciel
Hi there! If you are interested in our expeditions, workshops and project, you should stay connected for the coming news. We are about to release new agenda for the next photography workshop in Brazil, as well as our next dates for Africa. Don't forget, stay tuned. 

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Next Saturday!

We would like to invite all friends to come and experience our first practical class to be held next Saturday May, 7th inside the Orchid - Zoo Botanical Park in Santos "Orquidário de Santos". Our team will be there as from 9 am till 12 noon. See you there folks!

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Ready to Start Kids!

May promises to be a very busy month with a lot of activities, and the Wildlife Project is ready to welcome the six new youngsters in our course to start next Friday, May 6th. It is going to be one year course divided in two sections, theory and practice. 

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Gorongosa August 2016

August is almost there and we have all our stuff ready for the adventure inside the Gorongosa National Park. Great challenge to teach and leave with the local youngsters for two weeks, which promises to be a very nice experience.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Future

The secret is to teach when they are still young, in what hope to get good and fruitful results in future.

Friday, April 15, 2016

Fully Booked

Very glad to announce that we have completed our two photography expeditions to Kgalagadi this year. Stay connected for the 2017 program and don't miss it again. What makes me feel even happier is to see more people interested to visit and experience Africa.

Monday, April 4, 2016

Expeditions 2016

Photo: Flávia Gomes
Time to explain about our expeditions to Africa which will be happening in May and June this year. This time we will be taken photographers inside the Kgalagadi.

New group!!!

Photo: Flávia Gomes
The last day of March was full of fun, fantastic experience with kids between 8 and 9 years of age during a lecture about wildlife and conservation. I really enjoy the questions after finishing the presentation, and this time, I would say that I had quite good ones.

Thursday, March 31, 2016

My new assistant!

Do you know what Owl means... ask Gabriel and he will tell you straight away. Today he was the guy in charge to help during our activities inside the classroom.

Our Gallery!

Our photo gallery is getting bigger with some new frames showing the African wildlife.

Friday, March 18, 2016

Today's Assistant!

Every Friday we will choose an assistant to help me during our classes. Today Miguel was the guy to wear the badge which was well deserved.

Friday, March 11, 2016

Next Workshop in Santos

Hi folks, this is to announce that our next photography workshop for beginners will take place in April, 9 and 10. We have a limited number of seats, don't take too long to decide. The full workshop has the cost of R$200,00 per person. Please send us a message in case of interest.

Friday, February 26, 2016

Dates confirmed!

I am very glad to say  that dates for our next workshop outside Brazil has been confirmed and soon our WLP will be crossing the Atlantic to meet the youngsters at the Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique, Africa. I can't wait to land in Beira and meet all of the them at the park. I am sure we gonna have a lot of fun and good time together.

Pure Power...

What else can I say about this magnificent animal which shows pure power, a top predator.

Lunch is served..!


Look at this great creature doing his job properly in South Africa, nothing else to say part of lunch is served.

Upside down!

A beautiful black mane male looking at me while setting up my equipment outside the jeep. 

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Wildlife Project | Gorongosa

I am very proud to announce that our wildlife project will be crossing the Atlantic in August this year. This is a result of a partnership with Parque Nacional da Gorongosa in Mozambique to handle the first workshop for the local community, youngsters interested in photography will have the chance to learn, experience and practice wildlife photography. The first project will be divided in two groups of 12 children each. I shall thank the park organization for this unique opportunity, in what what hope to be a very special and fruitful initiative.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Wildlife Photography Workshop

Join accomplished photographer Luiz Carlos dos Santos Jr in an unparalleled wildlife photography workshop that will appeal to amateur photographers of all levels as you explore the wider side of photography at Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. This private workshop offers many unique and exciting features:

An informative and engaging presentation that covers wildlife photography tips, recommended gear and an illustrative slideshow of photos taken at Kgalafadi Transforntier Park to prepare you to maximize your camera’s potential while shooting at the park.

An exclusive opportunity to photograph the animals in first light.

A dedicated all-terrain vehicle 4x4 to provide transportation throughout the park
Unobstructed view to photograph the famous black mane lions as well as all other species inside the Kgalagadi as cape fox, gemsbok, cheetah, springbok, blue wildebeest, hartebeest, birds, owls, black backed jackal and others.  

Class size limit to 4 participants, so you will have plenty of one-on-one time with Luiz throughout the workshop to ask questions and get coaching to your individual photographic needs.

Workshop participants are required to have a digital SLR camera or equivalent, and a telephoto lens with a focal range of approximately 55-200mm or longer. Other required equipment includes plenty of memory card capacity (we recommend 16-32GB), an extra camera battery and your camera manual. Electronic flash is optional but may be helpful in some lighting situations at the park. We also recommend you to bring your notebook with you for the evening chats and classes.

2016 Schedule:
May 22nd till June 01st (fully booked)
June 01st till June 10th


*For more information, please contact luiz@wildlifephotography.com.br or call us inbox.*

Monday, January 25, 2016

Belmonte Girls...

Very happy to conclude another workshop with such nice group of girls from Belmonte in Bahia. Aged between 13 and 18 years, all of them has shown a lot of ability with the cameras, and in principal,  lot's of talent. I will definitely going to miss them.