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Our Next Speaker: Peter Baumgarten

Peter is a professional photographer and educator living on Manitoulin Island in Northern Ontario. He regularly leads photography courses and workshops for novice and enthusiast photographers and travels across North America as an Olympus Visionary providing lectures and seminars on landscape, wildlife, and astrophotography. His work has been published in a number of magazines in both Canada and the U.S. and has been recognized for excellence on a number of photography websites. Peter is an avid outdoor enthusiast with a passion for wilderness camping, canoeing and kayaking.

By Path or Paddle – Photographing the Natural World

The great outdoors offers some amazing photo opportunities. Paddle and hike along with Peter Baumgarten, Olympus Visionary as he discusses the challenges and joys of outdoor photography, including tips and techniques to improve your landscape and wildlife photography.

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By Path or Paddle – Photographing the Natural World

Landscape and nature photography has been, and still remains the most popular style of photography. Whether you travel the world, or just explore your own backyard there are countless photo opportunities that exist in the natural world. Olympus Visionary, Peter Baumgarten has been a passionate nature photographer for over 40 years. 

In this seminar, Peter discusses the challenges and joys of outdoor photography, the value of travelling light using his mirrorless equipment, and the compositional strategies he employs “to get the shot”. Numerous tips and techniques will be discussed in the area of landscape, macro and wildlife photography.   

Links

Website – www.creativeislandphoto.com

Facebook – www.facebook.com/creativeislandphoto/

Instagram – @creativeislandphoto

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