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Nature Photography Workshop at Vol State

Submitted on March 08, 2011 at 8:32 AM

Nature photography can capture the beauty of the natural world. An upcoming workshop from Volunteer State Community College Continuing Education will help people develop technical and visual skills in nature photography, concentrating on landscape photography and close-up work. The principles of composition, perspective, exposure, light, and proper use of equipment will be covered. The workshop is applicable to both digital and 35 mm SLR formats. Participants should bring a variety of lenses and a tripod.

The instructor, Kendall Chiles, is a freelance nature and travel photographer with over 25 years of photography experience. His stock nature and travel photographs have appeared in numerous magazines, books, and brochures. The workshop will be held on Saturday, April 9, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Vol State Thigpen Library, 1480 Nashville Pike in Gallatin. There is a fee of $85 for the course and the registration deadline is March 28. To register visit the Continuing Education web site at www.volstate.edu/ContinuingEd Or call 615-230-3358.

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