HUDDERSFIELD
PHOTOGRAPHY
GROUP

Upcoming Events

Street Photography Meetup

Street Photography Meetup

Saturday 27 April
St. George's Square - 2pm - 2 Hours
Rizman Khan
Explore the streets of Huddersfield! A two hour meet up taking in the beautiful Victorian architecture and people of this diverse town.
We'll discuss technique, camera settings, lenses, ethics of photographing people in public and capturing decisive moments.
Whether you're interested in capturing candid moments, documenting cultural diversity, or experimenting with different photographic styles. No matter your level of expertise, come and explore Huddersfield through the lens of your camera.
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£24      
Beginner's Photography Class

Beginner's Photography Class

Sunday 12 May
Trinity Street, Huddersfield, HD1 4DT - 2pm - 3 Hours
Rizman Khan
Ready to learn more about your camera and get out of automatic exposure? Now is your chance!

Join us as we break down your camera to help you learn about shutter speed, aperture, ISO and how these settings affect your exposure.

We will then put your new knowledge to the test with the guidance of a professional photographer.
book now
£24      
Rule of Thirds

Rule of Thirds

Saturday 01 June
Queensgate, Huddersfield - 2pm - 2 Hours
Rizman Khan
One of the most basic tenets of composition is the Rule of Thirds. Although most people are familiar with this technique it is often forgotten in the haste to take a photo. However you ignore it at your peril as it can make an average snap into something which is has tension and dynamism.

In this meetup we will practice using the Rule of Thirds in a setting full of photographic possibility.
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£26      

Nearby Photography Groups

Shooting in Manual Mode Class

Shooting in Manual Mode Class

Saturday 27 April
Albion St, Leeds City Centre - 2pm - 3 Hours
Wakefield Photography Group
Duncan Yi Chik Si
This class is for anyone looking to switch their camera mode from Auto to Manual and learn how to shoot using the Manual Mode. The goal is to help everyone become more confident when using their camera settings. We will touch on essential camera functions and the exposure triangle: Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO.
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£61      
Beginner's Photography Class

Beginner's Photography Class

Saturday 04 May
Bold Street - 10am - 3 Hours
Wirral Photography Group
Alex Walker
Get ready to unlock the secrets of your camera and bid farewell to the mundane world of automatic settings! This is your golden opportunity!

Embark on an exciting journey with us as we demystify your camera, delving into the realms of shutter speed, aperture, ISO, and unraveling the mysteries of how these settings shape your exposure.

But wait, there's more! We won't just stop at theory - it's time to put your newfound knowledge into action under the expert guidance of a professional photographer. Get ready to capture stunning moments and elevate your photography game to a whole new level!
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£61      
Natural Light Portraits

Natural Light Portraits

Saturday 11 May
Port Sunlight - 10am - 2 Hours
Wirral Photography Group
Alex Walker
Step into the enchanting world of Natural Light Portraits with our vibrant photography class! Uncover the secrets of capturing stunning portraits using the beauty of natural light and backgrounds.

In this lively meet-up, we'll venture into the art of identifying flattering light and mastering its magic in a less structured setting than a studio. Join us in discovering the collaborative dance between photographer and subject to create a portrait that truly reflects their personality and style. We'll delve into the nuances of posing, making your subject feel at ease, and cover technical gems like pinpoint focusing and precise metering for those radiant skin tones.

To add an extra touch of charm, we'll have a fabulous model joining us during the session. Get ready to elevate your portrait game and let the creativity flow!
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£24      

WWC (Walk with Camera)

WWC (Walk with Camera)

Saturday 11 May
Wakefield City Centre - 2:30pm - 2 Hours
Wakefield Photography Group
Duncan Yi Chik Si
A fun and relaxed walk with our cameras covering a variety aspects of photography from street, landscape, architecture, seascape and abstract.
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£24      
Long Exposure Photography

Long Exposure Photography

Saturday 25 May
Albion St, Leeds City Centre - 7pm - 2 Hours
Wakefield Photography Group
Duncan Yi Chik Si
Unlock the secrets of long exposure photography and discover how to masterfully capture stunning light trails that will elevate your photographic skills. Join us for an immersive workshop where we delve into the art of extending your shutter duration to create visually arresting images. This session is perfect for those looking to explore the dynamic world of long exposure and tripod photography, providing hands-on experience to enhance your technique and bring a new dimension to your creative portfolio.
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£24      
Black and White plus Sepia Photography Class

Black and White plus Sepia Photography Class

Saturday 01 June
Leeds City Centre - 10:30am - 3 Hours
Leeds Photography Club
Sheenah Kershaw
Discover the art of monochrome magic as we delve into the craft of creating captivating black and white photographs. Learn to harness the power of contrasting lighting, embrace the elegance of simplicity in subject selection, and master the techniques of powerful composition. Beyond the grayscale, our workshop will also guide you in transforming your snapshots into timeless sepia and subtle color wash tones, adding depth and a classic touch to your visual storytelling. Come along and unlock a new dimension of photographic expression.
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£61       5 places left

Colors  of Summer Photography Class: Explore, Capture, Create!

Colors of Summer Photography Class: Explore, Capture, Create!

Saturday 08 June
Port Sunlight - 10am - 2 Hours
Wirral Photography Group
Alex Walker
Immerse yourself in the vibrant charm of Wirral with our "Colors of Wirral in Summer" photography class! From historic landmarks to coastal wonders, capture the unique palette of this enchanting region through your lens.

Discover Wirral's hidden gems, lush landscapes, and coastal magic in the company of fellow photography enthusiasts. Whether you're a beginner or seasoned photographer, elevate your skills and connect with the local community.
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£24      
Beginner's Photography Class

Beginner's Photography Class

Saturday 08 June
Port Sunlight - 10am - 3 Hours
Wirral Photography Group
Alex Walker
Embark on a photographic adventure with our Beginner's Photography Class! Say goodbye to the limitations of automatic exposure and say hello to unlocking the secrets of your camera.

Get ready to dive deep into the realms of shutter speed, aperture, ISO, and unravel how these settings shape your perfect shot. It's time to demystify your camera with our expert guidance, putting your newfound knowledge to the test alongside a professional photographer. Let the learning begin, and let's capture those picture - perfect moments together!
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£61      
WWC (Walk with Camera)

WWC (Walk with Camera)

Saturday 08 June
Wakefield City Centre - 3:30pm - 2 Hours
Wakefield Photography Group
Duncan Yi Chik Si
Embark on a delightful photographic journey designed to captivate the eyes and stimulate the creative spirit. Join fellow photography aficionados for a leisurely stroll, as we explore a tapestry of visual splendor, capturing the essence of our surroundings through our lenses. This engaging outing promises a dynamic range of subjects, from the candid spontaneity of street photography to the grandeur of architectural marvels, the tranquil beauty of seascapes, and the thought-provoking allure of abstract compositions. Whether you're honing your skills or simply reveling in the joy of photography, this event offers an atmosphere of camaraderie and discovery, perfect for shutterbugs of all levels.
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£24      

WWC (Walk with Camera)

WWC (Walk with Camera)

Saturday 15 June
Leeds Docks - 10:30am - 2 Hours
Leeds Photography Club
Sheenah Kershaw
A fun and relaxed walk with our cameras covering a variety aspects of photography from street, landscape, architecture, seascape and abstract.
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£24      
Beginner's Photography Class

Beginner's Photography Class

Saturday 22 June
Albion St, Leeds City Centre - 6:30pm - 3 Hours
Wakefield Photography Group
Duncan Yi Chik Si
Ready to learn more about your camera and get out of automatic exposure? Now is your chance!

Join us as we break down your camera to help you learn about shutter speed, aperture, ISO and how these settings affect your exposure.

We will then put your new knowledge to the test with the guidance of a professional photographer.
book now
£61      
Architecture Photography

Architecture Photography

Saturday 29 June
New Chester Rd - 10am - 2 Hours
Wirral Photography Group
Alex Walker
Architectural photography can be a great way of exploring and documenting a city, whether it's your home or on holiday. Its about capturing not only the design and accurate representation of a building, but to have the shots be aesthetically pleasing to the viewer's eye. An architectural photographer makes pictures, not takes pictures.

In this session, we will be covering how to better understand Architecture photography and we'll be looking at ways to take some impressive shots and the camera settings to use.
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£24      

Other Nearby Groups

DIY Printmaking Workshop

DIY Printmaking Workshop

Saturday 04 May
E Park Parade, Leeds - 10am - 2 Hours
Leeds Art Group
Farwa Rizvi
Introduce the basics of printmaking, allowing participants to create their own prints with Styrofoam.

Using Styrofoam trays, participants will carve and create their own prints. They will create an image in the Styrofoam, ink it up, and then use it to create prints. In between the class, I will mention and show how ink blocks or block prints have been used throughout history.
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£24      
Nature's Brushstrokes: En Plein Air Watercolor Meetup

Nature's Brushstrokes: En Plein Air Watercolor Meetup

Saturday 04 May
Kirkstall - 11:30am - 2 Hours
Leeds Watercolour Group
Michelle Ann Abhijit
Join "Nature's Brushstrokes: En Plein Air Watercolor Meetup" for a unique opportunity to immerse themselves in the beauty of ancient ruins and picturesque landscapes. En Plein Air painting allows artists to directly connect with their surroundings, drawing inspiration from the magnificent architecture and serene environment. Whether you're a seasoned artist looking to refine your skills or just starting your creative journey, this session promises to be a memorable and enriching experience, fostering creativity and appreciation for nature's beauty.
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£24      
Introduction to Watercolour: Pen and Wash Meetup for Beginners

Introduction to Watercolour: Pen and Wash Meetup for Beginners

Saturday 11 May
Meanwood - 10:15am - 2 Hours
Leeds Watercolour Group
Lynn Armstrong
Join our "Introduction to Watercolour: Pen and Wash Meetup for Beginners" to explore the captivating world of watercolour painting. This meetup offers a hands-on experience where you'll learn the fundamentals of combining pen outlines with fluid watercolour washes. Whether you're a complete beginner or looking to refine your skills, this meetup provides a supportive and creative environment to grow as an artist. Our knowledgeable instructor will guide you through each step, helping you to unlock your artistic potential and create beautiful artworks. Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in a fun and educational painting session!
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£26      

Beginner's Crochet Class

Beginner's Crochet Class

Saturday 18 May
Easterly Rd, Roundhay - 9:30am - 3 Hours
Leeds Crochet Club
Leoni Cohen
Dive into the art of crochet, whether you're a novice just starting out, a lapsed artisan, or simply wish for some fine tuning on your basic stitches. Our class begins with the fundamentals of yarn handling, gradually moving to the construction of the time-honored granny square. With crochet materials provided and a complimentary tea or coffee, it's an experience crafted for your comfort and convenience. Embark on a creative journey with our skilled guides at your side.
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£46       1 places left
Beginners Still Life Drawing Class

Beginners Still Life Drawing Class

Saturday 18 May
E Park Parade, Leeds - 10am - 2 Hours
Leeds Art Group
Farwa Rizvi
Introduce the basics of Still Life Drawing, allowing the participants to fill out a blank page using pencils and colours.

Wonderfully relaxing class, spending two hours drawing and shading still life. We will explore the importance of dynamic composition and drawing using basic art elements. Beginning with some warm up drawing exercises, this class will provide you with confidence in drawing, shading, and the basics of colour theory.
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£24      
Beginners Watercolour Meetup

Beginners Watercolour Meetup

Saturday 18 May
Roundhay, Leeds - 10am - 2 Hours
Leeds Watercolour Group
Lynn Armstrong
Dive into the world of watercolors with joy in this beginner-friendly class! This is an enjoyable introduction to to the 5 main techniques of watercolour, followed by the painting of a landscape using the techniques. Explore the five main techniques through a delightful introduction, and then let your creativity flow as we paint a beautiful landscape together using these newfound skills. Unleash your inner artist in a fun and personalized session designed just for you!
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£24      

Exploring Waterbased Oils: An Introduction Meetup

Exploring Waterbased Oils: An Introduction Meetup

Saturday 25 May
Headingley - 10:15am - 2 Hours
Leeds Watercolour Group
Lynn Armstrong
Dive into the vibrant world of waterbased oils with our "Exploring Waterbased Oils: An Introduction Meetup." This meetup offers a fantastic opportunity to learn about the unique properties and techniques of water-based oils, perfect for both beginners and experienced artists looking to expand their skills. Our knowledgeable instructor will guide you through the basics, from understanding the materials to creating your own stunning artwork. Join us to unlock the potential of water-based oils and add a new dimension to your artistic repertoire!
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£26      
Floral and Nature Watercolor Painting

Floral and Nature Watercolor Painting

Saturday 01 June
Roundhay, Leeds - 11am - 2 Hours
Leeds Watercolour Group
Michelle Ann Abhijit
Join the floral and nature watercolor painting session because it offers a unique opportunity to focus on studying floral and nature painting techniques in a structured environment. During the two-hour session, you will have the chance to select your own reference in the garden, take photographs, and complete one or two studies of the plants and flowers. The session will provide guidance on how to compose floral and nature paintings using both traditional and contemporary composition methods. Whether you are a beginner or experienced artist, this session is perfect for nature enthusiasts looking to meet like-minded individuals and further develop their painting skills. By participating, you will have the opportunity to choose subjects in the garden, receive guidance on completing studies, and take away homework to practice the techniques learned.
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£26      
Corner to Corner Crochet  Class

Corner to Corner Crochet Class

Saturday 08 June
Easterly Rd, Roundhay - 9:30am - 3 Hours
Leeds Crochet Club
Leoni Cohen
Discover the artistry of Corner to Corner crochet with our specialized workshop. This method offers a versatile approach to crochet, allowing you to design and construct intricate pieces of any size, from grand blankets to petite squares. Its flexibility extends to shaping, letting you choose between rectangular and square formats to bring your vision into reality.

Learn how to infuse your crochet creations with vivid imagery or personalized text, and unravel the skills needed to effortlessly read patterns and decipher charts. Our workshop invites you to create a stunning shape motif of your choosing, turning each stitch into a moment of creation. Manifest your crafting dreams and redefine your crochet capabilities with our expert guidance.
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£42      

Exploring Urban Landscapes: Line and Wash Watercolour Meetup

Exploring Urban Landscapes: Line and Wash Watercolour Meetup

Saturday 22 June
Leeds City Centre - 10:15am - 2 Hours
Leeds Watercolour Group
Lynn Armstrong
Discover the vibrancy of urban landscapes by joining the "Exploring Urban Landscapes: Line and Wash Watercolour Meetup." Learn the techniques of line and wash watercolour to capture the essence of city scenery and unleash your creativity. Come and capture scenes of the city in line and wash, an exciting and fun way to paint and draw, suitable for all abilities. Connect with like-minded artists, share experiences, and be inspired by diverse urban landscapes. Don't miss this unique opportunity to gain a new perspective on familiar surroundings and bring urban scenes to life through the beauty of watercolour.
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£26      
Amigurumi Class

Amigurumi Class

Saturday 06 July
Easterly Rd, Roundhay - 9:30am - 3 Hours
Leeds Crochet Club
Leoni Cohen
Amigurumi class for beginners to advanced.

Are you inspired by the crochet toys you see around but think you won't try because you don't know how to do it and it looks too hard?
Well then, this is the class for you!

Are you past the beginner stage of crochet and ready to expand your skills and knowledge by learning Amigurumi.

During this 3 hour session you will produce your own filled amigurumi heart and be well on your way to taking on more amigurumi challenges.
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£46      
Beginner's Crochet Class

Beginner's Crochet Class

Saturday 31 August
Easterly Rd, Roundhay - 9:30am - 3 Hours
Leeds Crochet Club
Leoni Cohen
Dive into the art of crochet, whether you're a novice just starting out, a lapsed artisan, or simply wish for some fine tuning on your basic stitches. Our class begins with the fundamentals of yarn handling, gradually moving to the construction of the time-honored granny square. With crochet materials provided and a complimentary tea or coffee, it's an experience crafted for your comfort and convenience. Embark on a creative journey with our skilled guides at your side.
book now
£50      

ABOUT HUDDERSFIELD
PHOTOGRAPHY
GROUP
Come along to our photo sessions to dust off your camera and get snap-happy with a professional photography instructor.

Brush up on your camera skills and learn new photography techniques whilst on a photo walk class with other local keen photographers!

We run two hour photography sessions based on a photography theme/technique/style and they take place in various locations in Huddersfield .

  • New to photography? We also run a popular 3 hour Beginners Guide to Photography Class once a month. And once in a while we will run special niche 3 hour classes, for example, Astrophotography - so do subscribe to our newsletter to know when the next on is!

  • Who can attend? Open to all skill levels, from beginners to keen amateurs. The photography instructor is there to help you with camera settings and provide any advice you need.

  • What to bring? We recommend bringing a camera that has full manual mode or semi-manual modes (Aperture or Shutter Priority). Compact cameras and smartphones also welcome!

    The meeting point and full details for the day are sent in the booking confirmation email to the email address you provide at time of booking.

    Join the Huddersfield Photography Group on Facebook to share your photos after the session.

    Got a question? Try our FAQ.
  • REVIEWS
    Good session, but let down by the weather. Picked up thoughts and ideas to capture things and use angles that I wouldn't have thought of myself.
    4/5
    Grant
    2024-01-27
    The organisation of the event was really good with clear instructions given. Rizman was on hand throughout the event to offer hints and advice and lots of encouragement. At the start he asked the group what our expectations and hopes were for the event and throughout the event checked in regularly.
    5/5
    Paul
    2023-12-12
    I learned a bit about certain functions on my smartphone ie ISO, Speed etc
    4/5
    Pauline
    2023-11-27

    Really enjoyed it. Learning about the manual settings was good. Good to wander round with like minded people and experiment with different shots.
    5/5
    Ruth
    2023-11-08
    Really enjoyed it, picked up lots of hints ant tips. Good venue. Felt relaxed. Micah was great, sharing his knowledge
    5/5
    Ruth
    2023-05-22
    I enjoyed the training - Rizvan was approachable, knowledgeable and supportive. In the park we were able to take a wide range of different pictures, nature, details on statues, landscapes. It was good event, and I gained confidence in using my camera.
    4/5
    Michael
    2023-02-28

    PHOTOGRAPHERS
    Rizman Khan
    Rizman is your friendly neighbourhood photographer. He is absolutely passionate about capturing natural and authentic moments because he believes they are the most memorable.

    He has been capturing photos from a young age at parties, weddings and holidays. He was a member of Barnardo's youth project where he got the opportunity to explore event photography and filmmaking.

    Rizman Khan is available for private bookings

    I'm available for Private tutoring, weddings, portraits and events on most weekends.

    PHOTOS
    Huddersfield Photography Group
    2024-04-12
    Title or Location: Beaumont park

    Credit: Crissy Lister

    Huddersfield Photography Group
    2024-03-03
    Title or Location: Calderdale
    roosting alongside the river Calder
    Credit: David Brotherton
    Huddersfield Photography Group
    2024-02-27
    Title or Location: Just off St Georges Square Huddersfield
    Capturing what ordinarily may seem mundane, like waiting for a bus, can also look cinematic and enthralling when at night.I like looking for these scenes where the available light is often the star of the photo rather than the subject matter.
    Credit: Mark Malone
    Facebook: @markmalonephotography
    Instagram: @markmalonephotography

    Huddersfield Photography Group
    2024-02-19
    Title or Location: Huddersfield Town Hall
    Went out for some night time Street Photography and couldn't resist this shot of Huddersfield Town Hall.
    Credit: Mark Malone
    Facebook: @markmalonephotography
    Instagram: @markmalonephotography

    Huddersfield Photography Group
    2024-02-15
    Title or Location: New Street, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
    Photo of one of the new Planters that have been erected in Huddersfield town centre. Using a wide angle lens (sigma 10-20mm) I was able to get really close and exaggerate the size of this ornate planter. Hoping to get a shot of this at night when it is all lit up soon as well.
    Credit: Mark Malone
    Facebook: @markmalonephotography
    Instagram: @markmalonephotography
    Huddersfield Photography Group
    2024-01-21
    Title or Location: Cromwell bottom nature reserve, Elland.
    This is the uk's smallest bird the Goldcrest, we get them visiting during the winter months and usually mingle with flocks of long tailed tits. A very fast flitting bird that I usually find in the shadows or between too many branches to get a photo, so it was a refreshing change to see one abit more out in the open which allowed me to get this shot.
    Credit: Kirsty Collins
    Facebook: Kirsty Jane Collins
    Instagram: Kirsty Jane Collins

    Cedar Rapids Photography Group
    2024-04-22
    Title or Location: Coralville Reservoir
    It was taken with a Nikon D7100, set on a 15 second exposure.
    Credit: Scott Shrader
    Instagram: Iowaoutdoorsphotos
    Wollongong Photography Group
    2024-04-22
    Title or Location: Gerroa, seven mile beach national park
    Thank you for the consideration.Background to this photo.A couple of years ago on our local community page I saw a photo of a tree covered in bioluminescent fungi saying it was found in Gerroa, 5 minutes drive from me. Wow how amazing, so I set out to find it and photography it too. Since then I developed an interest in fungi and look forward to Autumn when there is plenty about. To enable me to photograph ghost fungi ( omphalotus nidiformis) I go for a bush walk during the day mostly
    Credit: Helen Dark
    Instagram: helendark12
    Nashville Photography Society
    2024-04-21
    Title or Location: Canyonland National Park
    Mesa Arch is about a 25 minute walk from the parking lot in Canyonland National Park. At night, it's the darkest sky I've ever seen. This photo represents 20 stacked images of the Milky Way combined together in Starry Landscape Stacker. The result required the scene to be slightly brightened in post to bring out the foreground.
    Credit: Larry Kraus
    Facebook: Larry Kraus
    Instagram: lkraus01

    Wigan Photography Group
    2024-04-21
    Title or Location: Yarrow valley

    Credit: Ste Freeman
    Instagram: ste_freeman
    Newark Photography Group
    2024-04-20
    Title or Location: The Baltimore Inner Harbor
    Baltimore Harbor, located in Baltimore, Maryland, is a historic seaport and a major center for shipping and industry. The harbor is part of the larger Patapsco River and serves as a prominent cultural and economic area within the city. It includes several neighborhoods like Inner Harbor, which is renowned for its restored historic ships, museums, and waterfront attractions such as the National Aquarium and Maryland Science Center.The Inner Harbor area has been developed extensively since the 1
    Credit: Louis Nesbitt
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/louis.nesbitt.14
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nesbytel/
    Salt Lake City Photography Group
    2024-04-20
    Title or Location: Northern Utah
    Canon R5 , Canon RF 100-500 4.5-7.1 L IS USM. .
    Credit: Thomas Boden
    Instagram: thomas.boden.75

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