Thursday, March 17, 2011

Outdoor Spring Sittings

A few days left to book a sitting at our Quiet Water's Spring Blossom Sessions. And we still have some sittings available for our Terrapin Park Beach Sessions next month. Call or email to book your session.
(888) 269-7564

See a video of sample images at each location!

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Free Nature Photography Workshop - Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge (Maryland)

In collaboration with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the National Wildlife Refuge System, and Center for Environment and Society at Washington College, Brian Palmer will be teaching a Nature Photography Workshop at Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge on March 30, 2011, from 4:45 PM until dusk. The class will explore camera techniques, location lighting, digital darkroom and post-production applicable to wildlife, landscape and macro nature photography.

This event is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. Space is limited to 18 people. Refreshments provided during the 90-minute classroom period at the Visitor Center. Immediately following, participants head outdoors for hands-on practice. Bring your own camera, snack and water. Presented by the Friends of Eastern Neck and Washington College’s Center for Environment & Society.

For those who can't make it to the workshop due to location or after the allotted seats are filled, Brian will be making a podcast episode with video from the event on Photography Exposed, available for free!

Contact JoAnne Fairchild to reserve your seat. or (410) 778-7295

Wed., March 30, 2011
4:45 PM to 7:45 PM
Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge
1730 Eastern Neck Road, Rock Hall MD 21661

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Photography Podcast - Photography Exposed 006 - Tilt-Shift vs Lensbaby, Point&Shoot vs DSLR, and renting photography equipment

In this episode of Photography Exposed, Christopher Stokes discuss the decision to bring an inexpensive point-and-shoot camera on a trip to Italy. Brian Palmer talks about lens selection and how to determine what you need, without paying much more for what you don't need. For a photo road trip to Pittsburgh and Cleveland, Brian rents a Canon 24mm TS-E Tilt Shift lens, and discusses the differences between using it and an inexpensive Lensbaby. See real time through-the-lens examples of what a Tilt Shift lens can do for you!

Runtime: 14:54

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