Botanical Blooms: Plant & Flower Macro Photography with Sarah Marino

March 25th, 2021
3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. (MST)
Online

Join nature photographer, Sarah Marino, as she shares her essential lessons for photographing plants and flowers in nature and wild places using only natural light and a simple kit of equipment. Through this session, Sarah hopes to help attendees broaden their vision to see new ways of capturing subjects that surround us every day. This class will cover the following topics: 

  • Building your observational skills so you can find plants to photograph in all different kinds of natural settings
  • Expanding your ability to see plants in new and creative ways, including recognizing opportunities in the most mundane subjects
  • Identifying opportunities to photograph plants and flowers under many different lighting conditions
  • Crafting stronger and more complex compositions of plants and flowers
  • Learning from a start-to-finish example to see how photo processing can help realize your vision for a photograph.

Get to know Sarah: 

Sarah Marino is a full-time nature photographer, photography educator, and writer who splits her time between a home base in rural southwestern Colorado and nomadic traveling in an Airstream trailer. Sarah’s portfolio features a diverse range of subjects including grand landscapes, intimate landscapes, abstract renditions of nature, and creative portraits of plants and trees. Sarah’s teaching, through speaking and in-person workshops, ebooks, and video tutorials, focuses on personal expression, seeing opportunities in any landscape, photographing nature’s small scenes, and a slow style of photography focused on the exploration of and connection with nature.