Learn to capture the diverse colors and textures of summer as you develop and refine your close-up photography skills at The Morton Arboretum. 3 Tuesdays, July 8-22, 6:30-9:30 p.m. and 2 Saturdays, July 12-19, 8:00-11:00 a.m.
Learn to identify the dragonflies and damselflies that fill the summer air and then photograph them with an expert’s assistance at The Morton Arboretum. 3 Wednesdays, July 9-23, 6:30-9:30 p.m., and 2 Saturdays, July 12-19, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Sharpen your composition skills in a class, Photographing Summer in Black and White, at The Morton Arboretum in five sessions from June 10 to 24, 2014. The class will be taught by Willard Clay and Ken Thompson. The class will include lectures, discussion, critiques, assignments for individual shooting, and short shooting sessions at the Arboretum.
Nature photography allows you to document and express your delight in a season, flower, landscape, or insect at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting Tuesday June 17. One section.
Ride along with members of the Morton Arboretum Photographic Society as they share their tips for taking photos outdoors. Tuesday, April 29, or Saturday, May 3, 9:30-11:00 a.m.
Enjoy original nature photography, many of which are of The Morton Arboretum grounds. May 3-4, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Explore freshwater ecosystems and consider the various living, climatic, and geological factors that create and maintain our water systems at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting May 14. One section.
Join us as we celebrate the colors of spring at Anderson Japanese Gardens. This Rockford, Illinois garden is considered to be one of the most authentic Japanese Gardens in this country. Friday, May 2, 8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
This one-day workshop explores transforming the emotion of photography into words at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, May 10, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Whether you are new to photography or an old hand, discover techniques for getting great nature images with your phone at The Morton Arboretum. Saturday, May 10, 1:00-4:00 p.m.