Photography: Shoot the Stars!

Saturday, July 22, 2017
8 PM - 1:30 AM

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Ages 18 +

Thursday, July 22 - Ice House Reservoir

Designed with the experienced photographer in mind, learn how to capture the Milky Way, create star trails, and paint with light. We’ll meet at the Ice House Reservoir in El Dorado National Forest and discover a variety of views by walking to various locations on the shore. Please come prepared to walk up and down hilly terrain, and bring the supplies listed below.

$75 members • $90 nonmembers

Instructor: Farrell Scott

Supplies: DSLR Camera that can perform in manual (M) mode, user manual, at least two camera batteries, 16GBs of memory card storage, shutter release or intervalometer, tripod, headlamp or flashlight, and a wide-angle lens that is at least 24mm. Lens aperture of f/2.8 or faster is recommended but not required. Wear warm clothing, and bring snacks and drink.

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About the Instructor:

Farrell Scott is a professional photographer and graphic designer with extensive experience in marketing and communications. Scott’s photography ranges from still life and food to child portraiture and architecture with an emphasis on capturing detail. Scott holds degrees in photography and theater arts.


Register by clicking the REGISTER button above or visit the Museum Admission Desk.

No experience is required unless noted. The Museum provides student-quality supplies included in the fee unless indicated otherwise. Students are welcome to bring their personal supplies; however there is no discount for doing so. Oil paints are not allowed in studio classrooms.

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