Visiting Photographer Series

“Seeing Creatively” with Tony Sweet – Visiting Photographer: Saturday, Sept. 15

Step up your nature photography with tips and techniques from well-known photographer Tony Sweet. This information-packed full-day nature photography seminar will cover composition to creative effects and everything in between. Grab a complimentary coffee and settle in for compelling topics that will grow your skills as a nature photographer. Topics that will be covered include: compelling composition, flower photography, panoramic photography, adding emotion with texture blends, special in-camera creative effects.

About Tony Sweet:
Beginning as a film photographer, Tony has become facile in image editing software and plugins and is an in-demand speaker throughout the United States and Canada on creativity in the digital age. His images are also used by Nikon, MacPhun, Singh Ray, Alien Skin, Topaz, Lensbaby and others for national ad campaigns.

Registration is required. MAPS members register by August 15 for discounted pricing.

Saturday, September 15, 2018, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Arbor Room, Thornhill Education Center
$83.00 Arboretum members/$95.00 nonmembers

Course #P320

MAPS Pricing – must call Registrar’s Office ON OR BEFORE August 15:  630-719-2468
$75.00 MAPS member and Arboretum member
$86.00 MAPS member and Arboretum nonmember

Sunday, Sept. 16 – Morning Outing with Tony Sweet    

Join this small-group photography outing to capture early morning light on the Arboretum grounds with award-winning photographer Tony Sweet. Tony, an experienced and enthusiastic educator, will provide one-on-one coaching to improve your photography skills. Don’t miss this truly spectacular opportunity!

Registration is required.

Sunday, September 16, 2018, 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Thornhill Education Center

$195.00 members/$224.00 nonmembers

Course #P324