Patrik Staňěk

"One of the most difficult things to photograph animals is capture the right moment"
 
For nine years, I have been devoted to photographing animals and nature intensively. I try to breathe life and uniqueness to the photos. I am also the organizer of courses for beginners and intermediate photographers .... 
 
In recent years, I also organizing photography workshops in the Bavarian Forest National Park, co-working with Saal-Digital, Bushman, and Fotoinstitut.cz, writing a blog with advice and tutorials and trying to share with you my experience and knowledge over the years wha I has taken pictures.
 
Whenever you can contact me with advice, a request or a consultation request, or an individual course of photography or postproduction in Photoshop.
 
Of course, selling my photos, canvas or cardboard pictures, calendars or taking pictures of your pets.

OFFER OF PHOTOGRAPHIC SERVICES

PHOTOGRAPHIC COURSES

I’ve been organizing courses of animal photographing in Czech Zoo’s, where you can learn to handle your DSLR camera quickly and effectively. You can also learn what’s incorrect composition, what should you beware of and the fact that it’s worth waiting for the right moment.

INDIVIDUAL COURSES

You do not like courses with a lot of people? Do you have specific requirements for a course? Do you want intensive attention for the whole day? I offer you individual photography courses and photo postproductioning in Photoshop or Zoner.

PHOTOSHOP COURSES

Photoshop is an equivalent for dark room, there won’t be such a photography level without postproduction, to make a photo publishable except for reporting photo.  

PHOTOGRAPHY OF DOMESTIC ANIMALS

Do you have a dog, a cat or a horse and you would like to have their professional photos? I am offering you photography of your pets anywhere in the Czech Republic. Do not hesitate to contact me.

 

 
 
 

INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP PHOTOGRAPHIC COURSES

ANIMALS PHOTOGRAPHY IN CZECH ZOO’S

Attend one of my animal photographing courses in Czech Zoo’s. I will explain correct composition, effective settings of camera, teach you how to take a photo of animals behind the glass or grids, perception of the photographed scene and how to deal with disruptive elements.  

INDIVIDUAL PHOTOGRAPHY COURSES

Are you fed up with group courses? Do you have specific requirements for a course? Do you want me to pay you attention the whole day? My individual courses are just for you.

PHOTOGRAPHING COURSES IN BAVARIAN NATIONAL PARK

On the south border of NP at the Neuschönau village there is a resort called Hans-Eisenmann-Haus, which owns large area of small fields for animals, that live in the area of national park or thet have lived in past – bison,wolf, bear, lynx, wildcat, otter, beaver, another common forest animals- wild boar, deer, birds (western capercaillie, predators – peregrine, passerines, black stork, owls – eagle owl, tawny owl).

Latest blog

Yesterday it was 5 months after I decided to change photo equipment Nikon (D810, D610, 300mm f2.8 etc.) for MILC Olympus series OM-D. Exactly in September last year I chose TOP model by Olympus, OM-D E-M1 Mark II + Olympus battery grip HLD-9 and for the beginning, following lenses and accessories:

Sneak out of my way into the rainforest of Thailand.

Are you planning to go on a photo expedition to an exotic country? Are you planning what to take with yourself, what vaccination, what clothes? I always take following things with me.

 
 
 
 
 
 

"Nor all the technology in the world not excuse the inability to notice."

Elliott Erwitt