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Visiting Photographer: Rick Sammon

Schedule and Location

(CANCELED) Saturday, March 3, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Arbor Room

Fees and Registration

$80.00 member
$92.00 nonmember

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

Course Description

An eagle flies just above the water with one wing almost in the water.Join award-winning, prolific photographer Rick Sammon for a full-day seminar that will both entertain and enrich your nature photography skills. 

Rick’s enthusiasm for digital imaging is contagious. He is a man on a mission – a mission to make digital photography fun, creative, exciting and rewarding for others.

An engaging and informative speaker, Rick will:

  • share practical and creative tips for successful wildlife and landscape photography,
  • discuss travel photography essentials that every photographer needs, and
  • share his secrets to stay motivated and inspired.

Through examples of his images, Rick will edify you with tips and techniques and inspire with stories that will surely light a creative fire in you.

About Rick Sammon
With nearly 40 years of experience and a natural teacher, Rick enjoys sharing his photographs and providing practical how-to advice to a wide audience of photo enthusiasts through his blog, books, how-to videos, iPhone and iPad apps, a podcast and an expanding following on social media.
Rick started his professional photography career as an underwater photographer before transitioning to travel, landscape, wildlife, cultural and nature photography. Rick’s images, from his travels to more than 100 countries, have been published in numerous newspapers and magazines, and have been featured in his 36 books, including the popular Rick Sammon’s Exploring the Light, 11 apps, including Rick Sammon’s 24/7 Photo Buffet, and in online training classes.

In recognition of his talent and influence, Rick has been named a Canon Explorer of Light.

Instructor: Rick Sammon
Notes: Held indoors; please bring a sack lunch. Coffee and a light breakfast included.  Limit 100

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Course Details

This class has been canceled.
Please call the registrar at 630-719-2468 if you have any questions or to receive a refund.
(Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)