Birds of Prey Photography Workshop with West Coast Falconry - Sacramento
Birds of Prey Photography 3-Part Workshop with West Coast Falconry & Tamron Lenses Join Mike's Camera Sacramento, West Coast Falconry & Tamron for a three-part birds of prey photography workshop and Tamron lens test drive! The complete experience includes an evening of classroom instruction at Mike’s Camera in Sacramento, a Saturday morning photo session with birds of prey at West Coast Falconry in Marysville, and a follow up critique/in-store gallery showing. With FREE Tamron lens rentals! Evening Lecture: Friday October 18, 2019 – 6:30-8:30PM (at Sacramento Store) Photo Excursion: Saturday October 19, 2019 – 8:00-11:00AM (at West Coast Falconry in Marysville) Gallery & Critique: Wednesday October 23, 2019 – 6:30-8:30PM (at Sacramento Store) Tuition $159.00, plus Eventbrite processing fee Tuition includes evening lecture, hands-on photography workshop & Tamron lens rentals (Fall only), follow-up critique, plus a matted 12" x 18" print, displayed in the store gallery for the critique and yours to keep after! Save 10% if you register more than 2 weeks in advance! More info Evening LectureMeet up at Mike’s Camera in Sacramento to learn the ins and outs of making great wild bird photos; the lecture includes two areas of concentration: Part 1: Shooting portraits of the birds while they are static in the trees. Topics include light, composition, exposure and depth of field. Part 2: Shooting action and how to best capture the birds in mid-flight. Topics include shutter speed, panning with action, auto focusing modes, focusing tips and more. Saturday Morning Photo SessionMeet up at West Coast Falconry in Marysville to photograph an exclusive showing of several different birds of prey—eagles, owls, hawks, & falcons—in their natural habitat! FREE Loaner Gear from TamronDuring the shoot you’ll be able to try out the latest Tamron lenses, for FREE! Test a variety of long zoom lenses perfect for photographing wildlife, and get expert advice from Tamron wildlife shooters. A valid credit card & driver’s license are required for equipment check-out and will be kept on file until return of equipment. Test-drive loaner gear is FREE to use. Restrictions apply. Follow up Critique & Gallery OpeningMeet back up at Mike’s Camera in Sacramento to wrap up the workshop with a fun and rewarding critique of your photographs! The group will review images from Saturday's shoot and share techniques that really worked, as well as those that were not as useful. You’ll be astonished by the immense variety of images that will have been captured and spend some time giving and receiving thoughtful feedback. At the critique a matted 12" x 18" of your best shot will be on display and is yours to keep!
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