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Botanical Photography Workshop

May 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Botanical Photography: Flower and Foliage Workshop

Learn how to become a better flower photographer in this two-part workshop.  Photographer Art Silverglate will teach about camera equipment and the key concepts of macro photography. Flower photography is becoming extremely popular for camera enthusiasts and learning how to choose your composition, your lens, and how to find the right light, makes this art even more fun!

Session I: Saturday, May 14th, 10 am to 11:30 am
A short classroom presentation will give you basic concepts and tips on how to use macro photography to zoom in on your subjects and create stunning photos.  The remainder of Session I will be in the garden, practicing the techniques.

Session II: Saturday, May 21st: 10 am to 11:30 am
Please bring a flash drive or photo stick with your photos. This session of the workshop focuses on editing, and Art will talk about ways to take your flower photo from drab to fab using Photoshop and Lightroom techniques.

Participants are encouraged to bring the following materials:

  • Pad, tablet or preferred note-taking materials
  • Hat for sun protection
  • Water bottle
  • Camera, tripod, cable release or switch, zoom lens
  • Macro lens or close-up attachments if you have them

Workshop fee: $40 for MBG members; $60 for nonmembers (includes full Garden admission)
Registration is required; class size is limited to 25 adults.

 

About Art Silverglate
KONICA MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERA

Art is a graduate of the New York Institute of Photography and has been a photographer for over 50 years working as a staff photographer for the Bronx Home News and as a wedding photographer. Currently, Art is the Director of Education for the Florida Camera Club Council (F3C), Webmaster for the Boynton Beach Camera Club, and a Director on the Boca Raton Camera Club. Art has a passion for photography and loves to share his passion with others.

Details

Date:
May 14
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Event Category:

Venue

Mounts Botanical Garden
531 North Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
5612331757
Botanical Photography: Flower and Foliage Workshop

Learn how to become a better flower photographer in this two-part workshop.  Photographer Art Silverglate will teach about camera equipment and the key concepts of macro photography. Flower photography is becoming extremely popular for camera enthusiasts and learning how to choose your composition, your lens, and how to find the right light, makes this art even more fun!

Session I: Saturday, May 14th, 10 am to 11:30 am
A short classroom presentation will give you basic concepts and tips on how to use macro photography to zoom in on your subjects and create stunning photos.  The remainder of Session I will be in the garden, practicing the techniques.

Session II: Saturday, May 21st: 10 am to 11:30 am
Please bring a flash drive or photo stick with your photos. This session of the workshop focuses on editing, and Art will talk about ways to take your flower photo from drab to fab using Photoshop and Lightroom techniques.

Participants are encouraged to bring the following materials:

  • Pad, tablet or preferred note-taking materials
  • Hat for sun protection
  • Water bottle
  • Camera, tripod, cable release or switch, zoom lens
  • Macro lens or close-up attachments if you have them

Workshop fee: $40 for MBG members; $60 for nonmembers (includes full Garden admission)
Registration is required; class size is limited to 25 adults.

 

About Art Silverglate
KONICA MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERA

Art is a graduate of the New York Institute of Photography and has been a photographer for over 50 years working as a staff photographer for the Bronx Home News and as a wedding photographer. Currently, Art is the Director of Education for the Florida Camera Club Council (F3C), Webmaster for the Boynton Beach Camera Club, and a Director on the Boca Raton Camera Club. Art has a passion for photography and loves to share his passion with others.

Details

Date:
May 14
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Event Category:

Venue

Mounts Botanical Garden
531 North Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
5612331757