Goldeneye by Kevin Sawford

Winter Bird Photography

Lackford Lakes: Come and enjoy a wonderful day of photography, honing existing skills and learning new ones, with award-winning photographer Kevin Sawford.

Event details

Meeting point

Visitor Centre


A static map of Winter Bird Photography

About the event

Lackford Lakes will provide a fabulous backdrop for capturing great photographs. You will learn how to photograph the incredible array of birdlife on & around the lakes from garden birds visiting the feeding station to the diverse species of wildfowl and waders.  There will be plenty of subjects to enhance your photography skills such as birds in flight and silhouette images as the birds come in to roost on the lakes at dusk. Sunset will be around 5.30pm.

You will need:
All camera equipment (including spare batteries, memory cards)
Telephoto/wide angle lens
A notebook & pen

A packed lunch


Phone number

01473 890 089



Suitable for


Know before you go


No dogs permitted
Dogs permitted on Sayer's Breck path and church walk only.


People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wheelchair access

Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance

What to bring

All camera equipment (including spare batteries, memory cards) telephoto lens 300mm or more and/or wide angle lens stout footwear & weather suitable clothing notebook and pen Please wear weather suitable clothing and wear stout shoes or boots. Do wrap up

Parking information

Free parking, but please be considerate and park at furthest end of car park to allow less-able and shorter term visitors easy access during the day, thank you.


Picnic area
Disabled toilet
Baby changing facilities

Contact us

Contact number: 01473 890 089

More adult courses coming soon: