Enjoy an evening under the stars with Everglades National Park photographer Anthony Sleiman. This event will be held in Everglades National Park, home to some of the darkest skies in South Florida.
What You Will Learn
•Plan your shots
•Properly set up for shooting the night sky
•All of the factors necessary to capture sharp stars including proper exposure times and image balance.
•Manually focus your camera in the dark of night
•Take portraits under the night sky
•Creative compositions with the Milky Way and surrounding landscape
• The use of external lightning to enhance shadows and highlights to a scene
What is Included?
• 1 hour Online Training via Google Meets
•4 hours of in-field instructions to capture the beauty of the night sky
•The online portion of the course is scheduled for Wednesday, September 1st at 7 pm via google meets.
•On the day of the workshop, we will meet up at 7:30 pm in the Everglades National Park where we will shoot for about 4 hours
In case of bad weather, the Workshop will be rescheduled for the night after or the week after.
By the end of the workshop, you’ll be able to produce high-quality images that you’ll be proud to hang on your wall!
THINGS TO BRING AND KNOW:
CLOTHING / FOOTWEAR:
CAMERA GEAR AND ESSENTIALS:
Bring your own camera.
Lens. Consider bringing a 16-35mm equivalent or other wide-angle lenses.
Shutter release cable for long exposure photography.
Extra camera batteries.
Safety and Covid Rules
Due to the ongoing pandemic, we are required to have participants exercise caution, maintain social distancing when possible, wear a mask when indoors, and use their own vehicles to travel to our locations within the workshop. We have to follow these rules as a condition of our permit within the National Park. You will also be required to sign a covid waiver before the workshop begins.
Any questions, don’t hesitate to ask!
*Due to Covid19, a full refund is available up to 7 days prior to the start of the workshop. This will be for covid-specific reasons. i.e, you or someone in your household contracts covid within 1 month of the workshop start date, travel restrictions/ban due to covid-related mandates. Noncovid related cancellations are 100% refundable 30 days prior to the start of the workshop.