Masterclass Wildlife Photography by Rathika Ramasamy

Second Batch:


Workshop: Rathika Ramasamy Wildlife Photography Masterclass


Venue: DeRock hotel, Coonoor, Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu 


Workshop Dates: May 8th to 9th, 2023 (1 Night and 2 days), class room session and field photography session.


Workshop Fees: 11,000/-(Inclusive of Tax)


   For registration, Please fill up the form here.  

For any query call 9698888880 /Mail to: [email protected]                         



Cost includes:

*Mentor Fees +Tax, Park entry, Local Transport for the outdoor session

*Accommodation on twin sharing 

*Food (Day 1: Lunch, Tea, Dinner. Day2: Morning tea, Breakfast, Lunch)


Cost excludes: 

*All other individual expenses. 

* Transport from hometown to workshop destination.

*Any kind of personal expenses, Bottled water, soft drinks, laundry, and phone calls.


Masterclass Schedule:

Day 1 : Monday 8th May, 2023

           All participants to reach hotel DeRock, Coonoor by 10 am. 

            10 am-12 pm – Introduction session by Rathika Ramasamy

            12.00pm – Check in hotel and fresh up 

            1.00 pm -1.30pm Lunch

            1.30pm – 5.00pm: Classroom session by Rathika Ramasamy

            5.00pm – 6 pm Tea/Snacks

            6 pm – 8 pm by Classroom session by Rathika Ramasamy

            8.30pm – 9.30pm Dinner


Day 2 : Tuesday 9th, May 2023

            5.00am -Wakeup call

            5.30am- Tea

            6.00am- Proceed to Sims Park

            6.30am – 9.30am Outdoor field learning-Bird Photography 

            9.30am – Proceed back to resort

           10.30am – 11 am Breakfast 

           11. am - 1 pm -Outdoor shooting-Nature walk.

           1.00pm -2.00 pm Lunch

           2.00pm – Post processing.

           3.00pm - 4.00pm   Review session and question and answer.

                                                                        Workshop ends.

** Please note participants travelling outstations, from Coimbatore, book the late night train to their respective cities.


About the masterclass:


This workshop will be highly interactive, and all participants will receive instant feedback in the field and get their images reviewed. If you are already doing nature photography, it will make you make more inspiring images. 


*We will learn how to a create stunning images from simple subjects/common birds.


* How to get spot on exposure in the field itself, how to use different lighting creatively.


*Learn basic of bird photography, identification, and subject observation.


*Creating stunning habitat, closeup, capturing emotion in the frames.


 *Composition, learn the rules & how to break them


*Working on your subject/story


*Ethics of wildlife photography


*Focusing technique with field practice. 


*Wildlife Conservation Photography.


*Creative Nature Photography.


*Post processing steps to enhance your images.


*Portfolio Management.


*How to work on assignments. 



Who could attend:

This workshop is open to all bird and wildlife photographers, hobby photographers, anyone who wants to learn nature/wildlife photography from Rathika Ramasamy.


DeRock hotel, Coonoo, 2/16 E, Lambs Rock, GG, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu 643101



Nearest railway station: Coonoor Junction.

By car: Coimbatore to Coonoor 74 km. 

By Bus : Coimbatore to Coonoor bus available.

Coimbatore to Coonoor cab could be arranged by actual cost sharing basis.


Payment and Confirmation:

You can register paying the full amount (50% not refundable).     

Payment mode: 

Gpay and Bank transfer. Payment details will be send once registration is confirmed.