Explore the world of botanical photography in lovely midcoast Maine!

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Explore the world of botanical photography in the studio and in various gardens throughout lovely Mid Coast Maine. We will experiment with a range of digital photography tools and techniques including macro photography, simple lighting options and black and white conversions. Students will also learn to create a simple and affordable home studio for photographing plants indoors. This course is about visual exploration, so come prepared to play in the studio, to look at gardens in new ways, and to try your hand at still life photography with a focus on flowers, foliage and seedpods.

All Image Credit © Lee Anne White

Past student work (clockwise): Jane Peterson, Eliza Pyle, Ron Perry, Judith Mamiye.

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Instructor: Lee Anne White

Lee Anne White is a photographer and writer whose work is rooted in the landscape. Her photographs have been exhibited in both juried and solo shows, as well as published in books and magazines. She has handled commercial assignments for landscape architects, documented historic landscapes for the Library of Congress, and is the former editor-in-chief of Fine Gardening magazine. She is the author or editor and principle photographer of nearly 20 books on landscape architecture and garden design and has handled assignments for Garden Design, Better Homes and Gardens, Organic Gardening, Landscape Architecture, Country Living, Sunset and other magazines. She earned a master’s degree in creative studies at the State University of New York/Buffalo State.