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Focus on Flowers Class

Focus on Flowers
Continuing Education

Dates & Price

Friday, June 10, 7:00 am–1:00 pm

Non-members: $153

Members: $139

Continental breakfast included

Create stunning images of our flowers in a workshop designed for photographers of all levels.

The workshop will emphasize creative approaches to flower photography to lift your images beyond the ordinary. Learn how to see eye-catching compositions, choosing a background that enhances you subject, and apply creative close-up photography techniques. Participants will have the opportunity to use props, such as textures Plexiglas, fabrics, and decorative objects to enhance the beauty of flowers. Some Photoshop and Photoshop Elements enhancement techniques will be introduced. The workshop concludes with the sharing and critiquing of participant's work.

Participants must bring their own digital camera, lenses, charged batteries and tripod. Participants should have a working knowledge of their camera. Some activities are not applicable to point and shoot cameras. A tripod is optional, but highly recommended.

This is a one-session class.


Joshua Taylor, Jr.


Catalpa Room

Please remember that many courses are extremely popular and will sell out quickly. Register now to begin your journey in lifelong learning at Longwood Gardens.

2016 Continuing Education Catalog