Eye Contact in Wildlife Photography

Gerry van der Walt All Authors, Gerry Leave a Comment

They say that in wildlife photography it’s important to connect with your subject by waiting for eye contact.

Gerry van der Walt - Wildlife Photography

Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa
Nikon D3s, 400mm, 1/400, f/5, ISO 800

Yeah, I guess it works.

Until next time.


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Gerry van der Walt

I am a private and specialist photographic safari guide, public speaker, co founder of Wild Eye and wildlife photographer. Visit my website at www.gerryvanderwalt.com or follow my journey on Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram and Twitter a look forward to changing the way you see the world.  I also host a Wildlife Photography Podcast and I Vlog!

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      Thanks Chris. This was as shot, straight from camera. We were sitting with her for quite some time and we played around with different lenses which resulted in this image.

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