Photo Opportunities

Hi Everyone, Have you heard about the FANTASTIC upcoming "Sealife Safari" family program? Here's a great opportunity for the whole family to enjoy Manatee County's natural lands, learn about the resident marine life, and go on a dip net safari! Kids and adults alike can get into the water and dip net to try their hands at catching creatures. Adults can enjoy working with photographer Dotty Motta who will be helping folks learn about macro photography during this amazing sea life safari shutter stroll and intern Aedan will be on hand to teach photography to children. So if you have a budding photographer in your family please feel free to bring them to this special family oriented Shutter Stroll. As always, Suwanna will be there to teach about marine life. Don't miss this exciting FREE opportunity to learn more about photography and marine life! If you would like to participate please email me back at melissa.nell@mymanatee.org or call 941-748-4501 ext. 4605. Here is an example of some of the past shots that came from this event: http://www.flickr.com/photos/manateeconservationlands/sets/72157605712730326/ Saturday 19th, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM – FAMILIES FLOCK TOGETHER SHUTTER STROLL: SEA LIFE SHUTTER SAFARI – Grab your camera and your nets for a fantastic family adventure! We will dip net near Neal Preserve to capture critters and learn about the resident marine life. Then, join photographer Dotty Motta to discover new ways to shoot these creatures. This class will be a fantastic chance to develop your photo skills while shooting fascinating marine creatures. Participants must bring their own cameras and dress to get wet. Suitable for all ages. Reservations are required. Please call 941-742-5757 ext. 4. Neal Preserve 

11 thoughts on “Photo Opportunities

  1. Jim: Had a Great time Thank you. Will you be doing another and if so have you ever considered the trail at Honeymoon Island, I understand the Bald Eagles are nesting. Only 2 miles round trip.

  2. Hello , I represent a local nonprofit known as YES! of America United, a cross-disabilities organization (www.yesunited.org) who host an event known as the F.A.I.R. – Family Abilities Information Rally (www.thefair.info). Please check us out and if you would consider what we do a worthy cause; we would like to invite your members to volunteer their time and talent to the F.A.I.R. as event photographers. If you would like addition information please contact me at Phone: 813-244-8704 or E-mail: TPD296@verizon.net Thank You! Gene King

  3. BEAUTIFUL ORCHIDS TO PHOTOGRAPH !
    Tampa Bay Orchid Society Show and Sale
    March 2nd-4th, 2012 Fri & Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12pm-5pm
    Egypt Shire Center 4050 Dana Shores Drive, Tampa 33634
    $5.00, free parking

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