Expanding Your Horizons - A Landscape & Seascape Photography Workshop, Sept. 12-13, 2013
Hike the Highlands festival is pleased to announce it will host a two day Landscape and Seascapes Photography workshop with Wally Hayes, professional photographer, on Sept. 12-13, 2013. The workshop will focus on managing digital images on Thursday evening and on Friday it will be a field work day with sunrise photos at White Point and later in the morning at Sunrise Valley look-off. In the afternoon we will head to Black Brook area. You will learn how to take wide angle and panoramic photo shots. On Friday evening, there will be a slideshow of photographers photos and a multi -screen sight and sound presentation of 10 years of Hike the Highlands Festival . The workshop is limited to 20 participants. The cost of the workshop is $75.00 and you can register & pay online now.
Thursday, Sept 12th – Evening Program 7-9 pm.
Friday, Sept. 13 – Field Work Day, 6:00 am. – 4 :00 pm.
LANDSCAPE & SEASCAPES- How to effectively capture natural vistas with emphasis on using wide angle lenses and panoramic techniques. A wide angle lens is almost a necessity for this type of photography, but now, in this digital age, even a telephoto lens can be used to capture high resolution, wide angle images by shooting multiple photos and stitching them together with readily available and inexpensive software.
Photography Workshop Schedule :
Thursday, Sept. 12
7-9 pm. MANAGING DIGITAL IMAGES at St. John’s Hall, Ingonish
Friday, Sept. 13
6 am. – 11 am. — Sunrise at White Point & Sunrise Valley Look-off
12:00 noon - Lunch
1 pm. - 4pm – Photo Shoot 2 at Black Brook beach
7 pm. – 8:00 pm — Slideshow of Photographers Photos and A Multi-screen sight and sound presentation of 10 Years Hike the Highlands
Wally’s Bio :
Wally has been an active professional photographer for many years. The first 15 years of his career were spent as a new photographer/reporter with The Canadian Press covering news assignments throughout North America, while working out of Halifax, Vancouver & Toronto. For the last 25 years, Wally has photographed Nova Scotia extensively for the Nova Scotia Tourism department and his personal library, film & digital, numbers over 750,000 images. He is also know in the industry as ‘WallyVision’ for his elaborate multi-projector, multi-screen audiovisual shows which he has taken to audiences around the world. A look at some of Wally’s Wide Angle & Panoramic Photos :