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Instructor: Robert Renfrow
Prerequisite: None
Fee: $60 museum members/$110 nonmembers
Dates: Saturday 10 – 4pm
March 10

Learn to use a simple “kitchen table” set up to photograph small objects and still life arrangements. Artists, become more proficient at taking your own reference photos of botanical specimens, shells,etc. Photographers, you can do really interesting work right at home by arranging still life set up’s and photographing them- it’s an artform in itself. Make effective photographs for posting online. This is a beginning level class with no
experience necessary. We will start with an overview of basic camera function and review the pros and cons of different cameras and lenses. We will use simple set ups that you can duplicate at home at little or no cost. Please bring to class whatever camera you have. If you have a tripod you can bring that too. You are welcome to bring small non natural objects you are interested in photographing or simply choose from the many natural objects the museum will provide for you including plants, skulls, feathers, and dried saguaro blossoms.

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Qty: $60 Member price
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Qty: $110 Non-Member price

Price $60.00 USD