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Bird Photography at Bolsa Chica with Karen Schuenemann – 2 Session Course
January 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Take a Walk on the Wild Side!!! This is a two-part bird photography workshop with expert Wildlife and Bird Photographer, Karen Schuenemann includes a lecture and hands-on shoot.
1) Bird Photography Lecture: Saturday, January 25, 2020 11am-1:30pm
2) Local Bird Safari at the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve: Sunday, January 26, 2020 6:30am-11am
During this workshop, Karen will teach you the nuts and bolts of Bird Photography. You will learn the how-to’s to produce amazing imagery, from technical skills to understanding animal behavior.
The field portion of the class takes place at the Bolsa Chica wetlands where you will practice what you have learned and capture exciting images of local and wintering large birds at beach, lagoon and coastal sage habitats. Bolsa Chica is one of the best reserves in southern California any month of the year for breeding, migrating or wintering shore and waterbirds. Karen will be working with you side-by-side, challenging you to make the very best images that you can.
Karen Schuenemann is a local Wildlife and Bird photographer. She most recently was awarded a Highly Commended Award-Bird Behaviour in the 2018 Wildlife Photographer of the Year sponsored by the London Natural History Museum. In 2017 she was the Professional Category Honorable Mention in the National Audubon Contest, one of the top five awards. Her work is currently hanging in the London Natural History Museum, and has been included in shows at the San Diego Natural History Museum, The G2 Gallery, Palos Verdes Art Center and Armenia Conservation Show. She has been published in Nature’s Best, Audubon Magazine, USA Today, NANPA, Shadow and Light Magazine, and American Photo Magazine. In addition, she has garnered numerous awards from Best in Show in Los Angeles County Fair to Honorable Mention in the National Park Contest. She currently leads workshops to a variety of locations with her company, Wilderness At Heart Photography.
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