Fall Advanced Wildlife Photography
Is your camera one of your best friends? Do you want to learn more about wildlife and how to tell their stories? Then immerse yourself with fellow advanced enthusiasts in the heart of Yellowstone National Park!
With the park's north entrance, in Gardiner, Montana, as your home base, you will personally experience this magical place, watching and photographing wildlife as they go about their lives. Fall is a special time to be in Yellowstone with the color returning to the trees and the elk rut at its peak. The class will look for both large predators and other lesser-known wildlife that make up the rich tapestry of this amazing place. Limited class time will be devoted to increasing your ability to communicate with your images. You will spend most of the time in the field, so you will have ample opportunities to photograph wildlife and learn about their behaviors while mastering photography techniques and the ethics of wildlife photography.
About the instructor
Meg Sommers has been an outdoor enthusiast from early childhood. A resident of Cody, Wyoming, she has been photographing wildlife seriously in Yellowstone since 1990 and teaching wildlife photography here since 2010. Meg's nature photography covers the full spectrum, but her passion is to photograph wildlife and help to tell their stories. While her heart will always belong to the Greater Yellowstone area, she has traveled worldwide to seek out new and interesting wildlife. Through her award-winning digital photography, she has found a way to share the beauty and grace of these areas with others. A knowledgeable naturalist, her dual passions for both nature and photography combined with her enthusiasm for sharing the wonders of it all with her students.
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