Public speaking and events

Jeff Higgott has been leading natural history-related public events on behalf of the RSPB for a number of years and is an experienced public speaker.

Jeff is available to give illustrated presentations to large and small groups with any background on a range of subjects, all drawing on his personal experiences and illustrated using his own extensive picture collection. Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • A beginner’s guide to photography*
  • An introduction to photography using a digital SLR*
  • Macro and close-up wildlife photography*
  • How to photograph wildlife at sea
  • Wildlife photography across seven continents
  • Whales, dolphins and porpoises
  • Wildlife of the Scotia Sea: a South Atlantic odyssey
  • Antarctica – following in the trail of Shackleton
  • Wildlife of The Falklands and South Georgia
  • Spitsbergen wildlife – Polar Bears and much more
  • Brazil’s wildlife of the Pantanal
  • Birding Arizona
  • A wildlife tour of America’s mid-west
  • Gull identification
  • Aren’t moths brilliant!
  • Moths in your garden
  • There’s more to Mauritius than The Dodo
  • Birding Taiwan
  • South Korea in winter
  • Ontario and Michigan in spring
  • The Gambia
  • A wildlife tour of Vietnam

* These talks are also available as a 1 to 1 or small group hands-on workshop.