Nature photography

Nature photography

Intro to Smartphone Photography

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.

Developing Your Photographic Style

In this class, explore the creative process by looking at how nature photographers make use of elements like movement, structure, and rhythm to compose images at The Morton Arboretum. 5 Wednesdays, April 2-30; 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Unfolding Spring-Photo-Canceled

Capture the beauty of spring as you document a single plant or collection throughout the season at The Morton Arboretum. 5 Thursdays, April 10-May 8, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Creating Advanced Color Compositions in Nature

The class will study color theory and color management to be used in creating compositions using color in nature photography at The Morton Arboretum. 5 Wednesdays, May 7-June 4, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Creating Advanced Compositions

Go beyond basic composition and gain tools to create advanced compositions from nature at The Morton Arboretum. Dates and times vary starting April 24. One section.

Photographing Trees: Spring

Learn to present the different structures, features, and associations of trees in spring artistically and accurately in your photographs at The Morton Arboretum. 2 Thursdays, May 8-15, 6:30-9:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 10, 8:00-11:00 a.m.

Adobe Photoshop™ II-New Date

In this second course of the Photoshop series, participants will apply techniques from the first class to their own nature images and will use Photoshop tools to import optimally RAW images into Photoshop at The Morton Arboretum. 5 Tuesdays, May 20-27 and June 3-17, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Adobe Photoshop™ I

Learn the essentials of optimizing digital images of the natural world at The Morton Arboretum. 5 Mondays, April 7-21, and May 5-12, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Lightroom™ II for Nature Photographers

Master the essentials of working with and printing digital nature image files using Lightroom 4™ at The Morton Arboretum. 5 Tuesdays, March 18-25 a April 8-22, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Digital Nature Photo Fundamentals II

This class is a continuation of the Digital Photography Fundamentals focusing more on the technology side of photography. Learn the different types of files, color management, flash basics as well as a comparison of software packages used in photography at The Morton Arboretum. 5 Thursdays, May 8-June 5, 6:30-9:30 p.m.