GBPS Member Kevin Davis has created the first of a series of tutorials on his photographic passion, wildlife photography.

His first tutorial talks about the basic equipment and preparation you need to consider before you set off on your first wildlife encounter.  Here's a summary . . .

If you have an interest in wildlife or nature photography there is a good chance you have seen an image at some point that has completely taken your breath away. Maybe it was a photograph of a sweeping landscape washed in the golden light of the dying afternoon sun or close-up of some small natural miracle that you had never noticed before that moment. You might even have asked yourself, “How did they do that?” Well, the majority of those incredible photographs came about through a good deal of physical hardship, practiced patience, and a healthy amount of self-made luck. Here are some tips to help you become stronger at wildlife photography and better at recording of the natural world.

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