Smartphone Photography II

The veins of a leaf are superimposed over wood planking.

Smartphone cameras are constantly improving, and a knowledgeable photographer can do a number of impressive things with them. This class is intended for those who are already comfortable with the basic functions of their smartphone camera. In this class, you’ll consider light, composition, depth of field, and more as  it applies to a smartphone’s capabilities. You’ll learn about apps that can elevate and add artistry to your photos. Learn new ways to edit your images, turn your images into paintings or drawings, discover the world of collage, and discover techniques to produce fine art. 

Discover the depth and range of photography that’s possible with your smartphone. Remember, “the best camera is the one that’s with you.”

Instructor: Maria Rebello, nature photographer
Notes: Held indoors and outdoors; please dress for the weather and wear sturdy walking shoes.  Limit 15
Equipment: Please bring your camera-equipped smartphone or tablet to class with you
Prerequisites: P284 Beginning Smartphone Photography or experience shooting with a smartphone.

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Schedule and Location

Saturday, November 10, 2018, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center

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 severe weather. If severe weather is forecast please call 630-719-7979 for updates on weather related cancellations.