Kendall Chiles Presents Workshop At Chattanooga Photographic Society’s June Meeting

Sunday, June 1, 2014

The Photographic Society of Chattanooga will present Kendall Chiles on Thursday, June 19. 

Mr. Chiles has 30 years of photography experience as a freelance nature photographer. Currently, Kendall teaches at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville/Smoky Mountain Field School. He is the President of the Southern Appalachian Nature Photographers, and has presented at Wilderness Wildlife Week in Pigeon Forge. Mr. Chiles’ program will be on composition. The presentation will begin at 7 p.

m. Visitors are welcome.

For beginners or anyone looking to improve their photography, join Boot Camp at 6 p.m. The topic will be “Speed lights: 1) How to use on camera flash, 2) Fill Flash, 3) Red eye, 4) How to get your flash off camera.”

The presentation will begin at 7 p.m. at the St. John United Methodist Church, 3921 Murray Hills Drive, Chattanooga, Tn. 37416. 

For more information, call 423 344-5643 or e-mail Mike Tomshack at president@chattanoogaphoto.org. For more information about the Photographic Society of Chattanooga, visit http://chattanoogaphoto.org.   

 


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