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Wildlife Photography Day

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Special Workshops

  • Activity – Photography workshops; meet the experts

Iain Reid © Iain Reid

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A blood star, photographed by Iain Reid, one of the winners in the latest Canadian Wildlife Photography of the Year contest.

As part of the fifth edition of the Canadian Wildlife Photography of the Year exhibition, Canadian Geographic and the Canadian Museum of Nature invite you to discover wildlife photography through a fun, easy workshop and interactions with experts in this field.

Instagram Workshops

10:30 am
2:30 pm
Bilingual

Join the Instagram trend and have some fun with this form of digital photography. This introductory course will be led by Andrew Lovesey, social media editor of Canadian Geographic.
(Canadian Geographic’s Instagram profile.)

Participants will be given mini-assignments to shoot within the museum. The results will be shared on a live photo wall and in an online gallery.

Duration: One hour

Cost: $5, in addition to regular museum admission.

Reservations

  • 613.566.4791
  • maximum 25 participants.

Meet a Photographer

Come chat with three photographers who will be stationed in different galleries. Learn about their particular expertise in photographing wildlife, and get some helpful tips!

  • Michelle Valberg: Mammal Gallery; in English with French interpretation (absent from 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM)
  • Mike Beedell: RBC Blue Water Gallery; in English with French interpretation
  • Scott Linstead: Animalium; bilingual.

Cost: Included with museum admission.

Schedule

Saturday, June 8

10 am – 4 pm