Introduction to Bird Photography 

Whether you are new to bird photography or more seasoned, learn the techniques used to photograph birds and birds in flight in a variety of settings. Emily will discuss the techniques and equipment used to capture exciting images of the birds all around us.
Learn how to anticipate a bird’s behavior and choose the right camera settings for a variety of lighting and shooting situations.  Learn some of the tips and secrets that bird photographers use to capture beautiful images of our feathered friends. 
This presentation will give you a strong foundation to continue developing your bird photography skills and will get you well on your way to photographing birds at their best.

Emily Carter Mitchell is an award-winning and published nature and wildlife photographer based in Annapolis, Maryland. Through her work Nature as Art, she brings a creative interpretation of the natural world around us bringing a sense of serenity in a world increasingly filled with chaos. There is a sense of stillness and ethereal attributes in her images that has one see beyond what is first obvious.

Emily holds a Master’s Degree in Global Management, with a corporate background in Human Resources and extensive years in the travel and hospitality industry. Her photographic journey began when she was a teenager and she has always enjoyed photography as a way to capture the world around her.

Emily’s passion of photography is shared with others through her nature and wildlife photography classes for Capital Photography Center based in the Metro DC area.