Electric Safari with Cheyenne Mountain Zoo is a fun three-part night photography workshop. Learn how to photograph lights at night as well as how to “paint with light” and how to achieve generally more pleasing photographs through an exploration of exposure value at the first night’s lecture. Then apply learning during a night shoot at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo where they have an impressive "Electric Safari" light display. Meet again for a critique to share your best images.
This workshop is brought to you by Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and Mike’s Camera.
Lecture: Wednesday 12/7, 6:30PM – 8:30 PM
Shooting Workshop: Friday 12/9, 5:30PM – 8:30 PM
at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo (the group will meet at the main entrance)
Critique: Thursday 12/15, 6:30PM – 8:30 PM
What You’ll Learn
Start your workshop off with a lecture on Exposure Value, and Painting with light techniques. You’ll learn how to photograph the Zoo Lights utilizing the various combinations of ISO, Shutter Speed and Aperture to manipulate your exposure and capture truly brilliant photographs just in time for the Holidays!
Save 10% if you register more than 2 weeks in advance!
Tuition includes an evening lecture, a hands-on shooting workshop at the zoo with special private animal viewing, a 12x18-inch print of a favorite image from your shoot, plus a $10 coupon you can use towards anything in-store at any Mike's Camera location!
Max Class Size
This workshop is limited to 25 photographers. Participation is for those 12 years and older. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a paying adult 21 years or older.
Mike’s Camera is proud to donate 50% of proceeds from this workshop to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoological Foundation
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When & Where
Mike's Camera, Colorado Springs
5420 Academy Boulevard North
Mike's Camera has been a leading imaging business that caters to the aspiring and professional photographer since 1967. Mike's Camera operates stores in the San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento, and the Denver Metro Area, as well as Boulder and Colorado Springs. Our 11 stores offer a full line of photographic equipment and supplies, provide traditional and digital printing solutions for consumers, professional photographers and artists, as well as commercial printing and graphic design services. Plus, all our stores offer on-site photography educational programs from camera tutorials to studio lighting and other specialized photographic applications.
Let us show you why we've become a favorite in the industry and in our communities!
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