The world does not belong only to man. Millions of other species are out there spelling out the secrets of the universe in a language that man will never understand. Yet, we call them wild. Humans have always been fascinated by other species and have tried to study them as much as possible. The genre of photography which deals with documenting wildlife in its natural habitat is what we call wildlife photography.
SKILLS OF A WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER:
Wildlife photographers have to understand the environments and the characteristic behavior of the creatures they work with. It is ill advised to put themselves or their subjects in any sort of danger during the shoot. A thorough grasp of the culture, geography and history of the context is considered essential. They have to especially take care so as to not disturb the pristine environment that they work in. Wildlife photographers are also skilled in disguises and concealment.
Peter Chadwick, Andy Rouse, Daniel Beltrá, David Maitland, Brian Skerry are arguably the most famous wildlife photographers of all time.
Ras al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary in Dubai is considered one of the best places to attract wildlife photographers with over 400 species of birds and animals to capture. Since Dubai is strategically located on a major migration route for birds, many rare and spectacular species are sighted here. Also Dubai has a wide range …Read More