The best kit for photographing wildlife

The best kit for photographing wildlife

Sophie talks about essential items in your filming kit – which aren't necessarily tech. Camera choice will depend on where and what you are shooting – don't overspend but buy what you can afford. A long-lasting battery is important, as is a range...
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The best kit for photographing wildlife

The best kit for photographing wildlife

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Expert editing tips for the best wildlife photography

Expert editing tips for the best wildlife photography

In this episode, Sophie talks editing, and the importance of keeping the edit in mind while shooting. Her tips include: don't overshoot, take wide shots as well as close ups, and film movement in different frame sizes. Try to tell your story visua...
Expert camera tips for amazing wildlife photography

Expert camera tips for amazing wildlife photography

In this episode, Sophie talks about camera techniques and how they can help you. Starting with shot size, Sophie advises starting with a wide shot to put the animal in context, show its size and surroundings, before moving to a close-up of the fac...
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Speaking to a drug dealer, a police officer and locals at the market, World Nomad Patrick Abboud gets tips and advice on staying safe when traveling around Mexico. He also meets travelers who echo the message from many locals that Mexico, includin...
Street Safety in Buenos Aires

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Notting Hill Carnival, UK

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Sophie Darlington's Tips: Lighting & Position

Sophie Darlington's Tips: Lighting & Position

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Sophie Darlington's Tips: Know Your Subject

Sophie Darlington's Tips: Know Your Subject

In this episode, Sophie shares the importance of research – at home is fine, but nothing beats local knowledge, perhaps from a driver or a guide, who are already on the ground and can share their insight and intel about the animals and the area. S...
Richard I'Anson's Tips: Research & Preparation

Richard I'Anson's Tips: Research & Preparation

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Richard I'Anson's Tips: Telling a Story

Richard I'Anson's Tips: Telling a Story

Celebrating the color and excitement of festivals, World Nomads' Richard I'Anson outlines how to bring all his teachings together to shoot great festival images to tell a story. Festivals encourage excessive photo taking, which all have to be sort...
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Sophie Darlington's Tips: Introduction

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