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Picture Your World - Youth Photography Workshops

2017 Workshop  Information

Join us for the 2017 season of Picture Your World. The weekend workshops teach photographic composition and technique through hands-on demonstration and constructive critique. Participants will produce a visual memory of their day and begin a creative portfolio while experiencing the wonders of the natural environment. Each workshop is led by the Picture Your World Program Manager, Carra Garza, along with a professional photographer, and a Master Naturalist.

Weekend Photography Program:
  • Open to youth ages 8-18.
  • Held once a month on a Sunday from 1:00-4:30, September through April.
  • Digital camera provided upon request.
  • Workshops led by Program Coordinator, Photographer, Master Naturalist
  • Format:  power point photography lesson (25 min.), Hike through natural area and photography, feedback and critique.
  • Fees:  $20.00 per workshop for non-members of Green Spaces; $10.00 per workshop for members.   Scholarships and waivers routinely given for requests in writing.
  • Parents and siblings welcome.

Elementary Photography Program:
  • Services 5th grade students from select Title 1 Elementary Schools
  • Program offered to students in both the fall and spring at two different natural areas. 
  • Students are bused from to and from their school to the location.
  • Workshops led by Program Coordinator, Photographer, Master Naturalist(s)
  • Digital cameras provided to participants (up to 28 youth participants per workshop).
  • Format:  Introduction, photography Lesson (15 min.), Cameras assigned and operation demonstrated, hike and photography through natural area, lunch, supplemental art or science activity, photography critique and feedback (5 cameras), dismiss.

Register for workshops in the sidebar to the right, or download and mail in the registration form with payment here.

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