Join us for a full day outing to the Storm King Art Center, in New Windsor, New York, near Woodbury, NY, for walking and shooting experience at one of the world's leading sculpture parks while leaf-peeping. Set on 500 acres of beautiful rolling landscape with more than 100 enormous abstract sculptures, we will see learn about photographing large works in situ as well as wide landscape scenes. Storm King is a great place for a day outing on a fall Saturday.
In this Workshop, you will learn:
• Manual Settings;
• How to compose photographs of art, sculpture and large objects;
• Finding your own photographer’s eye;
• Elements of landscape photography; and
• Much more...!
This Workshop is a full hands-on instruction by Stephen Smith, who is extremely familiar with the grounds of Storm King as well as composition and landscape photography. Instructor portion of the day is 3 hours followed by an optional docent-led tour and/or 2-3 hours of exploring the grounds on your own or with your peers.
Price includes bus transportation to/from Storm King, entry into and a docent led tour at Storm King as well as a 3-hour Workshop on the above topics led by Stephen Smith. Hop-on/hop-off tour trams run throughout the park on a regular basis.
For more information on Storm King itself: http://www.stormking.org/about/.
For the day of trip, Tour Leader is Dawn M. Wayand and can be reached at [masked]. If you cannot find her, please text or call.
To pay by credit card other than PayPal, you may use our Eventbrite page here: https://fall-photography-at-storm-king-november-2013.eventbrite.com.
About the Instructor:
Steve is a creative arts professional who has lived and worked in NYC for more than 20 years. He does photography and other creative work professionally, doing interiors and exteriors for business and individuals; advertising photography; artworks; visual displays; architecture and design, and other categories. He also does special event photography, shooting art gallery openings, corporate events, charity galas and store openings/new season presentations, he has shot for Neiman Marcus and The Gap among others. His background is in advertising and marketing and he also writes and directs videos for business and nonprofit clients. Steve and his wife also enjoy nature/landscape and macro photography, and still life scenes, displaying work from North America, Europe, Turkey and Morocco.