Photographing animal behaviour can be one of the more challenging aspects of wildlife photography and where the art of field craft certainly comes into play. Above all, the more time you invest in the field, and the more preparation you do, the better you can anticipate what will happen next and be ready for that shot.
It is important to remember that your photography is telling a story about your subject. Capturing animal behaviour is about the essence of capturing a subject’s character; be it capturing tender moments between siblings, mothers with their young, or capturing animals during play or hunting. The opportunities here are endless and the tips that follow will help you to be successful in capturing captivating shots of animal behaviour.