University of Alaska Anchorage
Student Union, 2921 Spirit Drive
Lyla Richards Conference Room
(map - parking is free on weekends. Once inside, proceed straight down the stairs to the basement level. The conference room is on the left just past the glass offices and opposite the elevator.)
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Art of Digital Nature Photography Seminar

This two-hour seminar is geared towards outdoor nature photographers interested in learning the elements of design and composition. Topics are reinforced with over 300 images and include:
  • qualities of light
  • chiaroscuro
  • color
  • isolating your subject
  • framing
  • rule-of-thirds
  • perspective progression
  • symmetry
  • patterns, textures
  • power shapes
  • abstracts
  • black and white
  • creative techniques like dodging and burning, graduated filters, focus stacking, artistic blurs, hybrid b&w/color, panoramas
  • and more
Anyone wanting to improve their landscape, wildlife, and macro photography will benefit from the information provided. All levels of photographic experience are welcome. Bring a notepad for taking notes.
To be scheduled
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
$25 (seminar limited to 40)