wildlife filmmaking course on the somerset levels


Available all year. This is a One-to-One  2 DAY course, please email me to book.

The 2 Day Wildlife Filmmaking Course for beginners and enthusiasts is based on the Somerset Levels

  • Film birds, insects, flowers, mammals, plants and landscapes.
  • Record wild track audio
  • Shoot in 4K
  • Use of specialist Macro Probe lens
  • Cameras and equipment available
  • One to One mentoring

learn macro filming course

Would you like to make your very own nature film? You will spend 2 days filming under the supportive eye of the course leader.  Equipment will be provided. Hot drinks and homemade cake provided throughout the day. Use of private hides, private land and nature reserves.

Shooting a Timelapse video of the sunset across the Somerset Levels

The 2 Day Filmmaking Course will focus on birdlife, insects, flowers and landscapes on the Somerset Levels and anything else we might spot! No previous filming experience is necessary but a desire to watch and record wildlife in a peaceful and enjoyable manner is a must. You will also have use of a specialist macro lens for fascinating close up filming. This is a great introduction to set you on your way to making further wildlife films.

learning how to film kingfishers

You will need to bring a suitable hard drive or USB stick to take your footage home (if not using your own camera/cards). Further editing options are available after the 2 days at additional cost.

Option 1: £399 for the 2 Day Wildlife Filmmaking Course on the Somerset Levels with One to One mentoring.
Option2: £499 for the 2 Day Wildlife Filmmaking Course on the Somerset Levels including the post editing service of final film, hosted on Vimeo. (Film to be edited for you after the 2 days)

Courses are available all year, please email S-J to request date availability wildislandfilms@gmail.com

A £100 non refundable deposit is required to secure a place.

Course leader, S-J is the founder of www.WildstreamTV.co.uk and has been a professional Creative Director for 23 years. She is known especially for her work with otters and kingfishers.

“S-J is a really supportive mentor with a great sense of humour, making the entire experience enjoyable and highly worthwhile” Brian.

You might also be interested in our 5 Day Wildlife Filmmaking Course on the Isle of Mull