Out of the Box: You and Your New Camera

Man looking at camera

Learn the basics of how to use your new DSLR camera. Learn the basic features and functions of your camera and have the opportunity to practice under the guidance of your instructor. Gain the confidence you need to begin your journey as a nature photographer!

Instructor: Erica Benson, nature photographer
Notes: Limit 15
Prerequisites: None
Supplies: Please bring your fully charged DSLR camera and manual to class with you. 



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Schedule and Location

Coming in winter 2019!

Fees and Admission

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$39.00 member
$46.00 nonmember

Registration Information

BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 (or to be waitlisted, M-F, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
IN PERSON: Stop by Visitor Center during open hours.

Weather Cancellation Hotline
Classes run rain or shine unless there is a threat of server weather. If severe weather is forecast please call 630-719-7979 for updates on weather related cancellations.