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Gorge and Waterfall Photography

05/18/2013 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Price: $36.00

Saturday, May 18; 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. (Rain date: Sunday, May 19)

Ever wonder how the pros are able to make those stunning photos of smoothly-flowing waterfalls?  Here’s your chance to learn how it’s done, with the help of professional photographer Chris Kitchen. This hands-on workshop for intermediate to more advanced-level photographers will combine classroom learning with hands-on field experience. The emphasis will be on proper techniques for long-exposure photographs in a natural setting. After an indoor introduction, we’ll walk to the gorges and waterfalls surrounding nearby Beebe Lake for field practice. Some slope and stair climbing may be required; please wear comfortable hiking shoes and dress for the weather. Required equipment: a DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) camera, tripod, and neutral density and/or polarizing filter. For help with equipment questions, please contact the instructor at

Instructor: Chris Kitchen, photographer, Ithaca, NY
Fee:  $36; $30 for members and Cornell students. Pre-registration required.
Location: Nevin Welcome Center and nearby gorge locations