Outdoor Special Effects Photography
July 2 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm$60
An educational field day for anyone who loves taking photos!
Start approaching your photography like a pro by learning the secrets to epic outdoor photos! Easy, fun, and hands-on with time to practice, practice, practice under the guidance and support of a professional landscape photographer, a Photography Field Day will help you learn specific nature and landscape photography techniques in the classroom of creation. Photographers of all experience levels are welcome!
Geared for high-school-aged beginner photographers, it doesn’t matter what camera you have. With a theme of “Outdoor Special Effects”, walk away knowing how to:
- capture light trails
- make beautiful blurry backgrounds
- create the pro starburst effect
- photograph the soft, silky water effect
- harness the technique of “panning”
- start shooting in Manual
- photograph the stars for those who can stay late!
- and more! There’s so much you can do with your camera! Learn how to make the most of it.
- Become a Lenspiration member and get an extra $10 off!
Location: South Park in Central City, Nebraska. Let’s meet at the gravel parking lot at about this location, where 26th St. meets 17th Ave.
Schedule: This will be an evening workshop. Grab an early dinner and meet up at 5pm. We’ll cover as much as we can while it’s light, then move on to night-time special effects as we move from sunset into dusk. For those who can stay late, we’ll shoot the stars after it gets completely dark, ending at around 10pm.
Meals: Feel free to bring things to snack on. No meals will be provided.
Weather: Let’s pray for beautiful, clear weather, with maybe some puffy pink clouds for a special touch at sunset. Be sure to check the weather beforehand, though, just in case it’s rainy or colder than normal for a typical evening outside. It never hurts to dress in layers in case of unexpected cooler temperatures, and you might want to bring an extra pair of socks/shoes in case they get wet. If it’s going to be warm, modest summer attire is always appreciated.
For generic details on stuff like prerequisites, and items to bring, see the details listed out at www.lenspiration.com/fielddays. Be sure to bring a tripod!
Feel free to contact James directly by email for questions at [email protected]