Join us in our second season of digital photography workshops at Sleeping Giant Provincial Park. Let local professional photographer Barry Wojciechowski (LPPO, PPOC) refresh or enhance your camera skills with tips and techniques on the how to’s of digital photography amongst the inspiring natural wonders of Sleeping Giant Provincial Park.
Barry was born in Thunder Bay and is passionate about Sleeping Giant Provincial Park. After years of working and living in the park, Barry has become intimately familiar with the wealth of photo opportunities available at Sleeping Giant. Barry’s work has been published by government agencies and various magazines including Ontario Parks and Canadian Geographic. Join Barry to learn what it takes to capture that special image on your next Ontario Parks’ adventure.
Comments From Last Year’s Workshops…
“Great job done by Barry in an excellent venue!”
“Enjoyed the locations we shot in, and the support I received in becoming a better photographer!”
All workshops will begin with an indoor instructional slide show presentation. Afterwards, time will be spent outside practicing your hands-on photography skills under Barry’s guidance. Various park trails and scenic locations will be used during each workshop. Opportunities for personalized feedback from Barry will be provided. All workshops are available for a fee on a first come first booked basis. Detailed course information and registration is available at www.superiorvisits.com
With the first workshop fast approaching on June 5, 2010, you will want to sign up today to get snapping!
Flora and Fauna Photography
Saturday, June 5, 2010 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
Begin your outdoor photography season by learning how to capture the beauty of the park’s plant and wildlife in their natural habitat.
Your photography equipment — using it wisely
Getting to know your subject
Being ready for the shot
Up close and personal — mastering depth of field (focal length) and macro photography
Exposure — metering light to get the best image
Other upcoming Giant Digital Photography Workshop include;
People in Parks Workshop
Saturday, July 3, 2010 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
Giant Landscapes Workshop
Saturday, August 14, 2010 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
Fall Colours Workshop*
September 17 — 19, 2010 – Weekend Workshop
(Friday 4 p.m. registration – Sunday 4 p.m.)
For full workshop details, online registration and cancellation policy visit www.superiorvisits.com One day workshops are $49.00 each + applicable taxes. The fall workshop is $399.00 + applicable taxes and includes shared accommodation in one of the park’s cabins. Discounts available.
For more information about Sleeping Giant Provincial Park visit www.OntarioParks.com