As part of Long Beach Arts Month, the Arts Council for Long Beach is partnering with the Port of Long Beach on a three part photography experience called Port of Long Beach Photo.
The Port of Long Beach will be hosting a special event for all photographers and artists with photographic interests, alike, to participate in an exciting workshop teaching you the same techniques the pros use in shooting twilight-to-night time images of the Port of Long Beach from the ocean.
The Port of Long Beach Photo workshop takes place on Saturday, October 5, 2013 from 10:00am - 12:00pm at the Port of Long Beach Administrative offices. A continental breakfast will be offered to workshop attendees. Please print out the ticket provided by Eventbrite after you have RSVP'd for the event and bring it with you to the Port of Long Beach Photo workshop.
The second part of Port of Long Beach Photo is, you are invited to take what you have learned and put it to action as part of a free twilight boat tour around the port. This tour will be all about photographing all of the special highlights of the Port of Long Beach. The boat tour will take place on Wednesday, October 9 from 5:30-7:30pm. Heavy appetizers will be served during the boat tour. Please click on the following link to RSVP for the Port of Long Beach Photo boat tour http://www.polb.com/community/tours/special.asp. Passengers will baord the boat from dock 2 at 100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, next to the Aquarium of the Pacific
Once you have completed your tour you can then submit your new photographic work to be juried and shown as part of the Port of Long Beach Photo exhibition to be held on November 2nd at the Bungalow Galleries at 727 Pine Avenue.