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Workshop: Basic Nature & Wildlife Photography Workshop

$15 Adult; $8 Youth

Friday, Jan 27, 2017 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Workshop is at Chico Masonic Family Center (Map)

Description

This workshop is an introduction to nature and wildlife photography, particularly bird photography. Topics will include discussions on exposure, lighting, composition, and the ethics of nature photography. Some equipment will be on display including film and digital cameras, photography blinds, camera support devices, flash projection setups, and remote control units. This workshop compliments a free Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge photography tour offered on Sunday morning. To sign up for this tour, contact the Sacramento NWR at (530) 934-2801 or sacramentovalleyrefuges@fws.gov.

Presenter

Steve Emmons

Steve Emmons has been the Wildlife Refuge Manager for Sacramento and Delevan National Wildlife Refuges (Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Willows, CA) since 1996. Prior to his current position, he served as the Assistant Refuge Manager at Lacassine National Wildlife Refuge in Lake Arthur, LA (1990-1996) and the Fish and Wildlife Specialist at the Fort Carson Military Reservation, Colorado Springs, CO (1982-1990). Steve's primary interests include nature photography (particularly wildlife photography) and observing birds.

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