Get to know the spring wildflowers of Illinois with this one-day photography workshop at The Morton Arboretum. Start the day in the classroom, learning the names of common wildflowers and how to capture their beauty with your camera. Then head outdoors to apply your learning. This workshop will cover
- techniques and camera settings for close-up photography,
- composing photos to draw focus to your subject,
- using light effectively, and
- wildflower identification.
Appropriate for the beginning photographer and those looking to explore their camera’s manual settings, this class will also familiarize students with the flora of the local woodlands. Students may use DSLRs or smartphones.
This program meets in person at the Arboretum.
Instructor: Cora Jacobs
Health and Safety: Program participants must abide by the Arboretum’s health and safety guidelines. Guidelines are subject to change, so please check back frequently.
Age: 16 and older