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Soaring through Summer: Learn to Photograph Wildlife

Join staff and volunteer experts and explore various Open Space properties and experience all that your public lands have to offer.


Aug 09, 2024 11:00 AM - Aug 10, 2024 10:00 AM


Open Space Visitor Center
6500 Coors NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120


Join Open Space staff in learning about the different aspects of wildlife photography, from the ethical guidelines of taking pictures of wildlife to how to best tweak your camera’s settings to take advantage of the best lighting. Not only will you get the chance to practice setting up a cameras settings during the classroom session, but the second session offers a ~1 mile guided walk that will include photography experts helping participants practice their new skills.

Part 1 (classroom): 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Aug. 9 at the Open Space Visitor Center

Part 2 (field): 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Aug. 10 at the Candelaria Nature Preserve

Free, but registration required at (Open Space → Public Programs → Adult Programs → Intro to the Outdoors)


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Soaring through Summer: Learn to Photograph Wildlife

A young man taking a picture of a plant with a ranger smiling nearby.


Eleanor Grisham