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10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop
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Laurel, Maryland 20708
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 8

What you'll learn in this photography class:

In this course, you’ll learn the wide variety of compositions that can be discovered out in nature. From sweeping landscapes and intimate scenes to close ups and abstracts. With a creative eye, one can come home from an outing with unique images.

Join Emily Carter Mitchell at the National Wildlife Refuge center and develop your artistic eye for nature photography. You’ll learn how your composition choice conveys your interpretation of the natural world. We’ll look at nature’s smaller scenes, including intimate landscapes, portraits of trees and plants, and abstracts from textures and patterns.

Working with a variety of focal lengths and learning how to maximize photographic opportunities based on the light available, you’ll improve your understanding of composition in nature.

Topics Include:

  • How the Exposure triangle is used in composition.
  • Understanding of light and how to use it to your advantage.
  • Compositional elements in nature compositions.
  • What additional tools are used in nature photography.

Recommended Equipment:

  • A digital camera with a zoom lens with a focal range of 24-200mm and a wider-angle lens if you have one.
  • Tripod for deep focus and sharp images.


School Notes: Mailing address:PO Box 855 Alexandria, VA 22313

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