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Wildlife Photography at the LA Zoo with Karen Schuenemann & Nikon – 3 Session Course

April 4, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

| $199.00

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This is a three-part workshop including a wildlife photography lecture, an animal photo shoot at the LA Zoo and a photo review and Critique.  Over these 3 session, Karen will teach you how to produce some amazing imagery.  She will offer techniques that will change your persepective and teach you the nuts and bolts of Wildlife Photography. Karen will not only review the technical aspects of wildlife photography, but she will also discuss the essentials of animal behavior.  
If you are planning on going on Safari this year, this class is indispensable! You will learn the how-to’s to produce some amazing imagery, from technical to animal behavior to technique.
Course Schedule:
  1. Wildlife Photography Class/Lecture at Samy’s Camera in Pasadena Saturday, April 4th 11am-1:30pm
  2. Local Wildlife Safari Hands-On Shoot at the Los Angeles Zoo (Nikon gear loan available) Saturday, April 11th 10am-3pm
  3. Photo Review and Critique at Samy’s Camera in Pasadena Saturday, April 18th, 11am-1pm

During the field portion of the class, at the Los Angeles Zoo, you will practice what you learned in the firstsession of the course.  During your hands-on shoot at the Zoo, Karen will be challenging you to make the very best images that you can.
Nikon representatives will be in attendance as well and they are bringing along camera bodies and lenses for attendees to try out during our shoot.  (All camera types are welcome, attendees are not limited to Nikon gear).
The last class is a photo review and critique of YOUR images from our field workshop.  This is an opportunity to get feedback on the images you captured during the hands-on shoot.
Attendees should be familiar with the basic functions and menus of their camera.

Instructor Bio:

Karen Schuenemann is a local Wildlife and Bird photographer.   She most recently was awarded a Highly Commended Award-Bird Behaviour in the 2018 Wildlife Photographer of the Year sponsored by the London Natural History Museum.   In 2017 she was the Professional Category Honorable Mention in the National Audubon Contest, one of the top five awards.   Her work is currently hanging in the London Natural History Museum, and has been included in shows at the San Diego Natural History Museum, The G2 Gallery, Palos Verdes Art Center and Armenia Conservation Show.   She has been published in Nature’s Best, Audubon Magazine, USA Today, NANPA, Shadow and Light Magazine, and American Photo Magazine.  In addition, she has garnered numerous awards from Best in Show in Los Angeles County Fair to Honorable Mention in the National Park Contest.  She currently leads workshops to a variety of locations with her company, Wilderness At Heart Photography.

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Venue

Samys Camera Pasadena
1759 East Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91106 United States
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