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Art in Park: Photography for Beginners – Finding your Expression

October 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Saturday, Oct. 7, 5:30 p.m. at Heartland of America Park

Join our Free Beginners Photography class at Heartland of America Park, August 20th at 7 pm as we embark on an exciting journey into the unique world of photography. Designed for individuals with little to no experience, this course is an ideal starting point for anyone eager to master the art of capturing moments through a lens.

Through a series of interactive lessons and hands-on activities, you’ll learn the fundamental principles of photography. From understanding your camera’s settings and functions to mastering composition and lighting techniques, our expert instructors will guide you step-by-step, ensuring you gain a solid foundation in the technical aspects of photography.

This class will go beyond technicalities, but also to use the basics of photography, break the rules and find your own style. We believe that photography is a powerful means of self-expression, and we are committed to helping you find your unique creative voice. Our instructor will explore visual storytelling and personal style, encouraging you to explore different genres, experiment with perspectives, and develop your artistic vision.

Whether you aspire to capture breathtaking landscapes, candid portraits, or vibrant street scenes, this course will empower you to unlock your creative potential and create photographs that truly reflect your individuality. Join us and discover the joy of transforming everyday moments into extraordinary works of art. No prior experience or fancy equipment required – just a passion for photography and a desire to express yourself through your work.

Instructor: Jaida Bentley

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The photography class will meet at the 8th Street Plaza (#1 on map)


October 7
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Heartland of America Park
800 Douglas St.
Omaha, 68102
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