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Animal Photography at the Milwaukee County Zoo

Love animals? Learn how to capture nature’s wild and exotic creatures found at the Milwaukee County Zoo. From colorful birds in the aviary, to majestic big cats, elephants, bears and other mammals, experiment with different techniques in order to take the best shots outdoors as well as some tips for indoor creatures.

Please see the course outline and notes for more details on the schedule.

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Learn techniques directly applicable to capturing animals on camera
  • Classroom and field experience!

Course Outline/Topics

Session 1 – August 26 – Classroom Session6:30-8:30pm– UWM School of Continuing Education 

Session 2 – August 31 – Field Session 10am-2pm– Meet at Milwaukee County Zoo

Session 3 – September 9 – Classroom Session – 6:30-8:30pm – UWM School of Continuing Education


The Zoo Admission is included in the registration fee.

Parking at the zoo is not included.

Dates and locations to be announced.