Bear Creek Photography NC | Meet Your New Camera


Meet Your New Camera: An Introduction to Digital Photography


_MAS9239_MAS9239Sarah P. Duke Gardens in Durham, NC


location: Sarah P. Duke Gardens and Doris Duke Center; Durham, NC


Friday, January 20, 2017 ; 7 PM - 8:30 PM : classroom session

Saturday, January 22, 2017 ; 9:30 AM - 4 PM : field instruction

Sunday, January 22, 2017 ; 9:30 AM - 12 PM : classroom session


maximum: 15 participants



This is a great introduction to photography for anyone wanting to learn more. This class will concentrate on learning your camera and the specific features it has by getting familiar with the menus and controls. We will also go through basic digital photography, from aperture and histograms to white balance and composition.


Please bring your camera and manual to each session. All digital cameras, point-and-shoot to DSLRs, are welcome! 


This is a required course for the Nature Photography Certificate from Duke Gardens.


recommended equipment : camera (SLR or Point-&-Shoot), all ranges of lenses that you have for a variety of shooting situations, tripod (if you have one), camera manual, note pad and pen


cost: $90 for Garden members / $110 for non-members


registration: Call 919-668-1707 or