The Barn Owl Centre is set in a 12 acre natural venue in the Gloucestershire countryside, we have the perfect location to photograph owls & birds of prey.
2015 Dates for Photography Days
Photography Days are by booking only, bookings need to be made by telephone, which can be done with or without a Gift Voucher, photographers without gift vouchers simply pay on day.
|Dates for Diary||Scheduled Times|
|Friday 13th Nov 2015||11am to 4pm (Call for available spaces)|
|Friday 20th Nov 2015||11am to 4pm (Call for available spaces)|
|Friday 4th Dec 2015||10.30am to 3.30pm (Call for available spaces)|
|Friday 11th Dec 2015||10.30am to 3.30pm (Call for available spaces)|
|Friday 18th Dec 2015||10.30am to 3.30pm (Call for available spaces)|
|Friday 15th Jan 2016||10.30am to 3.30pm (Call for available spaces)|
|Friday 29th Jan 2016||11am to 4pm (Call for available spaces)|
|Friday 12th Feb 2016||11am to 4pm (Call for available spaces)|
|Friday 26th Feb 2016||11am to 4pm (Call for available spaces)|
|More Dates to be added in 3 month batches||Mar, April, May & Jun dates will be listed here after the 26th Feb 2016|
Infomation for additional dates
More dates get added once we've completed the last date above, next batch of dates for 2016 will support March, April, May & June with more dates to added thereafter. Watch this space.
Prices for a 5hr Photography Day
- £70 per photographer
- £30 per spectator/guest/assistant
How to book
What does our photography day include
- Species we work with:
Barn Owl, Little Owl, Tawny Owl, Long Eared Owl, Eagle Owl, Kestrel, Buzzard & the Golden Eagle. (Subject to circumstances & of course availablity)
- Flight and Natural Stills
With 17 years of photography experience under our belt, our days are very supportive to amatures, semi pro's & professionals. An assortment of lenses can be used to take some breathtaking images. Lens requirements can be anything from a macro lens right up to 600mm prime lenses.
- Privacy for Photographers during a Photo Days
We are not open to the public during any of our Photography Days, this helps to make the day (5hrs approx and sometimes longer) very private for visiting photographers & their guests.
Information regarding your host
Your host will be Vincent Jones, Vince is the founder of the Barn Owl Centre and he is one of the charity's Trustees. Working with Vince on the day will be a small dedicated team who assist in making the Photography Day enjoyable and successful.
Vince's experience is wide ranging when it comes to knowing the birds and their behaviour. He spearheads the charity's Barn Owl Conservation work programs, he's a professional Bird Trainer plus he is the Barn Owl Centre's in-house Photographer where is images can be viewed throughout this website. With such supportive knowledge and understanding, this simply provides all the qualifications needed to make each of our photography day successful.
The Barn Owl Centre is a great natural venue to photograph Owls and Birds of Prey in wild settings.
A few example images of the birds taken on photography days
Here are just a few of the image we have taken. To see more images like this taken at the Barn Owl Centre, please click here to view our image gallery.