View Full Version : Artie to speak in Oregon on May 12. Other Events are also detailed

Don Nelson
03-19-2012, 11:40 AM
We are pleased to have Artie at the Tualatin River Focus on Nature Weekend (Part of Tualatin River Bird Festival, which is the following weekend).

Artie will be speaking at the "Focus on Nature" weekend at the Tualatin River NWR.

Event details and costs at http://tualatinriverbirdfestival.org/events/ (http://tualatinriverbirdfestival.org/events/)

Seats for some events are limited - signup is required for all but Saturday evening presentation.

Bird/Nature Photography
Friday, May 10.
This workshop, conducted by acclaimed nature photographer Arthur Morris, will work with wildlife photography enthusiasts in the basics of bird photography. Topics will include composition and image design, and choosing and using lenses for bird photography. This is your chance to ask Art your questions and learn from one of the best. Fee
------------------------------------------------------------------------------A Bird Photographer’s StorySaturday, May 11
Highly acclaimed photographer Arthur Morris will present “A Bird Photographer’s Story.” This illustrated lecture will feature hundreds of Art’s spectacular images as he shares the story of his life’s journey, from his childhood in Brooklyn through his 23-year teaching career in New York City, to the realization of his dream of becoming a full-time professional nature photographer specializing in birds. As we travel with him to his favorite locations, Art will tell us about birds and other creatures that he photographs and about the equipment and techniques that he uses to create his images.
This event is free as it is sponsored by Canon USA

Photoshop for the Birds

Sunday, May 12
Join another excellent opportunity to learn from the foremost expert in bird photography. Arthur Morris will cover his complete digital workflow from selecting his keepers to converting RAW files in Adobe Camera Raw to creating the final optimized image. He will share dozens of Photoshop tips including the use of the Patch Tool, the Clone Stamp Tool, the Spot Healing Brush, Select/Color Range, Quick Masks, Linear Burns, Selective Color, and many more. Fee.

There is also a field trip with Artie. Please see website for additional details and fee.