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The Amazing Night Sky: Photography from Dusk to Dawn by Jennifer Wu

Canon Explorer of Light - August 24, 6:30 to 9:00 P.M.

Seating is limited. Please RSVP to rsvp@nccameraclub.com

 

In a special 2-hour presentation, Jennifer Wu, professional photographer and Canon Explorer of Light, will be sharing her techniques on how to photograph the stars, Milky Way, meteors, the full moon and the crescent moon.  “The night sky offers a whole new world of images and photographic opportunities.  We often think it is too dark to photograph the landscape but the camera can pick up the subtle light that our eyes do not see. The seemingly infinite darkness of the night is lit by the stars and planets,” stated Wu.   She will also discuss light painting techniques that can be used to paint light on trees, rocks, buildings to add another dimension to night photography.  This inspiring and entertaining presentation is a must see for anyone interested in photographing the moon, twilight, star trails, the Milky Way and night sky.

 

Jennifer Wu is a nature and landscape photographer, specializing in creating stunning images of the night sky and stars. With a BA in Photography from California State University, Jennifer has over 28 years as a photographer and six years as one of Canon’s Explorers of Light, an elite group of internationally recognized photographers. Her images have been published in numerous magazines, books and newspapers including Fortune, Popular Photography, PDN, Shutterbug, Bloomberg, BusinessWeek and  Time. She has lead  photography workshops and trips in Yosemite, Death Valley, Alaska, Hawaii, Iceland, Tanzania, Namibia and more. Jennifer is the co-author and photographer of the book, Photography Night Sky: A Field Guide to Shooting After Dark (2014, Mountaineers Books).  When Jennifer is not shooting in world’s most unique locations or leading a workshop, she resides in Sacramento, CA.

 

Location: Unity in the Gold Country Spiritual Center, 180 Cambridge Court, Grass Valley.

 
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Assigned Subjects
September
Reflection
October
Mystery Object
November
Close-up
January
Something Old
February
Eyes
March
Water
April
B&W Building
May
Happiness
July
Dry