Natural Bridge Caverns Photography Workshops
In Association with the 2012 San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo
Natural Bridge Caverns is a wondrous area, both above and below ground. Situated in the beautiful Hill country of Texas, Natural Bridge Caverns has many fantastic photo opportunities.
Two unique 4hr workshops will be offered. Limited Entry, Only 6 people per workshop
Friday, February 24, 2012:
"In the Field Bird Photography" from 8 a.m. to 12 noon for $95
In this session you will learn how to take great bird images especially in your own backyard. Tips and techniques will be taught on how to attract wildlife, how to approach birds, ensuring pleasing backgrounds, using natural perches, learning to use various angles and utilizing the best light. We will shoot at an existing bird feeder. A tripod and long telephoto lens (300mm or more) will be needed. A flash and teleconverter are recommended.
Saturday, February 25, 2012:
"In the Caverns" from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. $115 (includes entrance fee to caverns)
This session offers a unique opportunity to shoot in one of the most beautiful pristine caves in the world. How to shoot artistic landscapes will be the main focus. You will also learn how to use flashes for less than optimal light conditions. (LED lighting will be provided). One flash (an in-camera flash will suffice) and a tripod will be needed. A wide angle lens and short zoom lens are recommended.
Both workshops include at least an hour of classroom type training to include a photo presentation, various photography instructions on equipment and techniques, and basic Photoshop work flow.
Participants will meet at the visitor center for Natural Bridge Caverns which is located 30 minutes north of downtown San Antonio, eight miles west of I-35 at exit #175, Natural Bridge Caverns Road/F.M.3009.