How Do You Capture Animals At The Zoo

11 years 4 days ago #4774 by stormy weather
Ok I have seen lots of amazing photos of zoo animals. So how does everyone catch these great photos. I have tried a few times and my photos just do not look quite as amazing as others. Are there any special tips of tricks?


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11 years 4 days ago - 11 years 4 days ago #4823 by Lucky One
Be patient, be patient OH! And be ... you get the point. :)

Really it's all about timing. Find a animal or bird or what ever you want to photograph. Look at your surrounding area to find the best spot to take the photo, where composition will be the best. From there it's all about timing.


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