Lake Superior in February is dynamic. With the lake starting to freeze, sea smoke, and snow, it is the best season to photograph the world's largest lake. During this session, we will cover camera settings, composition fundamentals, exposure guidelines, use of filters, scouting locations, & tips on weather tracking. Photographers providing the educational experience are Hayes Scriven and Nicholas Narog.
Skill Level: This session will work for all levels and is designed for photographers using digital cameras.
Included: Small group editing session and conference room for editing.
Suggested equipment: DSLR or Mirrorless Camera, wide angle lens to capture Lake Superior's beauty, & tripod. Bring a laptop with editing software to edit your photos from the morning. Instructors will be using Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop.
What to Bring: Warm clothing, warm winter jacket, snow pants, snow boots, warm gloves, hat & ice spikes, or yak tracks. The rocks of Lake Superior can be extremely slippery.
6:00 a.m. Arrive at Larsmont Lodge for a group orientation & small Q&A.
6:30 a.m. Head to Lake Superior Shoreline to scout location & setup.
6:30 - 8:00 a.m. Photograph Lake Superior Shoreline
8:30 - 10:30 a.m. Editing sunrise photos and general photography discussion.
*If the weather is less than ideal, we will still photograph the shoreline but will spend more time working on editing techniques on a provided image.
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