Our Talks

Nine to ninety that’s the age range our talks cover. If you are looking for a speaker for your group or club and would like to hear about our work and the animals we photograph both here in the UK and Africa why not book us.

Our talks are accompanied by our pictures, projected using our own equipment. All we need is a screen, power and a suitable venue.

Kenya's Masai Mara

Opening slide of our talk on Kenya's Masai Mara

Duration:- 40 – 90 minutes dependant on requirement.

Talk Outline

  • Introduction
  • Facts about the Masai Mara
  • Wildebeest migration
  • Lions
  • Cheetahs
  • Leopards
  • Wildebeest river crossing
  • Dangers of crossing the rivers
  • Residents of the Mara
  • Over for another year

 The Masai Mara: is a great place for viewing African game. It hosts one of the most spectacular wildlife events in the world, ‘The Wildebeest Migration’. Our talk will give you an insight to the animals that live in the Mara and how their lives are affected by the annual migration. From the cute to the cruel, our African talk, is a wildlife soap opera.

British Wildlife

Britih wildlife talk title slide

Duration:- 40 – 50 minutes dependant on requirement.

Talk Outline

  • Introduction
  • Native deer
  • Other mammals
  • Birds of Prey
  • Ducks water birds
  • Woodland birds
  • Buterflies
  • Dragonflies and other insects
  • Water plants
  • Hay meadows
  • Woodland plants

 Our talk on British wildlife is full of pictures, taken within the UK. We cover everything from the most common deer you are likely to see in our countryside, to the flowers and insects that decorate the landscape. The talk is based around a typical walk you might take and covers habitats from grasslands to rivers and lakes.

Flora of the Countryside

Flora of the countryside opening titles

Duration:- 45 - 55 minutes

Talk Outline

  • Introduction
  • Weather and its effects on flowers
  • Winter - colour in winter
  • Spring - hedgerows
  • Summer - hay meadows
  • Autumn - woodlands
  • Winter - Christmas

 Here in the UK we have a wonderful variety of plants, due to our geographical location. Our talk will show you details of plants that you are familiar with, but may never have had the chance to look at close up. You will learn not only about the plants themselves, but also about how we have used them to feed and clothe us in the past.

A guide to taking pictures

Control button on the back of a camera

Duration:- 45 - 55 minutes

Talk Outline

  • Introduction
  • Different cameras
  • Simple equipment
  • Keep it steady
  • Getting close
  • Composition

 From a smart phone to a DSLR we can help you take better pictures. Easy to understand techniques that everyone can use. Tips and tricks no matter what type of pictures you want to take. Pets, kids, holidays and wildlife we cover everything you could possible take a picture of.

Elephants in Crisis

African Elephant and calf

Duration:- 45 - 55 minutes

Talk Outline

  • Introduction
  • All about Elephants
  • Male and Female Elephants
  • Environmental impact
  • Ivory trade
  • Work to save Elephants
  • The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust
  • What you can do

 New for 2016 "Elephants in crisis" highlights the poaching of elephants that is taking place for their valuable ivory. We are very excited about this talk, our hope is that it will raise awareness of the global plight of elephants and encourage people to take action. This talk is produced in association with The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and highlights the work of the charity in Kenya.

Get in touch to discuss our talks

Telephone - +44 0845 680 7826 or 0333 012 4176

Calls to 0845 numbers cost up to 4p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.

We work all over the country and in some areas cell coverage is patchy. So leave us a message and we will return your call.