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Digital Photography in the Blue Ridge Mountains: An Autumn Masterpiece

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Program #20140RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
The natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains has long been the setting for tales of land speculators, artists, the rich and the famous. Discover the history of this unique region as you capture its beauty with your digital camera! On a learning adventure led by a local historian and award winning photographer, perfect your photography skills as you enjoy a nature walk in Chimney Rock Park, explore downtown Asheville, N.C., and thrill in the architecture of the Biltmore Estate. The seasonal autumn colors will offer the perfect backdrop to all of your photographs!


• Under the guidance of an award winning photographer, gain a better understanding of photographic techniques, composition and creativity.
• Enjoy opportunities to explore the natural beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains and learn how to photograph flowers, wildlife and more.
• With a historian, discover the region’s Civil War history, enjoy a field trip to the Thomas Wolfe House, and learn about the region’s noted residents.

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Program intended for beginners, however open to all skill levels interested in focusing on composition and creativity.

Coordinated by Montreat Conference Center.

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
10 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
4 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances


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