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Niagara Falls NY Winter Wonderland, mini workshop $125.00
• What we'll do Let's capture Niagara Falls NY in winter. With our recent Arctic Blast, Niagara Falls is a Winter Wonderland in the Daytime and Magical at Night with the lights. Plan to arrive in Niagara Falls Saturday around 2pm. Saturday we will shoot the falls in the daylight hours and return to shoot under the lights at night (hopefully getting some magic hour light as well). Sunday we will get up bright and early and grab some early am light. This is a "mini" workshop with Cold Weather shooting instructions and tips on how to keep your camera working properly in extreme weather. We will take breaks to warm up and check our images. I will look into hotels close to the falls (rates are low because its off-season). The cost of this event is $125.00, this does not include hotel, meals or travel expenses. Please Pay for this workshop in advance via PayPal or Check. My PayPal account is: Shootza2@gmail.com Checks to: Thomas Nighswander 109 Glendale dr Ann Arbor, Mi 48103 (I am willing to make other payment arrangments as well, contact me for info) Thank you and please contact me with any questions. Tom 734-489-3077 • What to bring Cold Weather clothing such as: Warm Coat Fleece liner (layers) Warm Gloves Warm Socks Hat and Scarf Hand warmers (we bring extras) Camera gear: Walk around lens such as 18-55, 18-140, 18-300, "kit lens" Wide angle lens Telephoto Tripod (for night shots) Extra batteries and battery charger (cold weather kills battery life) Extra memory cards Laptop or tablet (optional) 1ga or 2ga Ziplock Freezer Bag (i'll explain) • Important to know Please remember the temps can be in the single digits, so BRING WARM CLOTHES! If you have issues with cold weather concerning your health I don't recommend this event.

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This is a group for anyone interested in capturing the beauty of Michigan with digital or film cameras. Michigan is blessed with astonishing natural beauty and ample urban settings all of which make for tremendous photo-making opportunities. We will emphasize "making" photographs and art rather than "taking" snapshots. All skills levels are welcome. DSLR, point-and-shoot or even camera phones are welcome. Looking forward to meeting you and exploring the photogenic beauty of all Michigan has to offer.

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