• Tips & Techniques to Photographing Osprey
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    Tips & Techniques to Photographing Osprey

    How do you capture an osprey family nesting high up over a South Carolina lake? In this video on tips and techniques for photographing osprey, professional wildlife photographer, Doug Gardner, shows you how to photograph these beautiful birds in their natural habitat. In the boat, Doug sets up his camera and tripod, the sun behind…

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  • Photographing Birds
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    Photographing Birds Along a Rookery

    Capturing a rookery of birds takes timing and patience. In this video, professional wildlife photographer, Doug Gardner, drives his boat to a backwater swamp in South Carolina where you will see him photographing birds. He anchors the boat well back, then positions his tripod high to shoot birds in flight. For images of the flying…

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  • Encounters with More Wildlife
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    Encounters with More Wildlife

    Tag along with professional wildlife photographer, Doug Gardner, as he takes his boat on a scavenger hunt for wildlife in the backwaters of South Carolina’s Lake Marion. He explains, “Around wildlife, you have to be quiet. That’s why I use a trolling motor.” Doug captures a yellow warbler feeding on mayflies, a barred owl in…

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  • Wildlife Photography Course on Atlantic Puffins - Course Preview
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    Photographing Puffins Along Maine’s Coastline – Course Preview

    How do you capture an Atlantic Puffin on a bright, sunny day? With ISO 1600 and an f/stop of 16, of course. Expert photographer Doug Garner teaches you how to get great photographs of these adorable birds in their natural habitat.

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  • Using a Graduated Neutral Density Filter for Landscapes
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    Using a Graduated Neutral Density Filter for Landscapes

    Even the best camera needs help sometimes. Learn how to use a graduated neutral density filter to control exposure conditions, and a few other techniques to produce a beautiful landscape photograph.

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  • Background on Atlantic Puffins
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    Background on Atlantic Puffins

    Understanding your photography subject can help you compose better photographs. This session gives you some background on the Atlantic Puffins and their habitat.

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  • Considerations when Photographing Puffins
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    Considerations When Photographing Puffins

    Photographing Atlantic Puffins is not just as simple as setting up and shooting away. Doug discusses several things for you to keep in mind as you seek to photograph these fascinating birds.

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  • Wildlife Photography Techniques for Better Composition
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    Wildlife Photography Techniques for Better Composition

    What belongs in your picture? Learn from an expert photographer how to compose a picture that takes the viewer’s eyes where you, the photographer, want them to go, and which settings can help you achieve that most effectively.

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  • Spring Wildlife of North Carolina - Course Preview
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    Spring Wildlife of North Carolina – Course Preview

    Ever wonder how the pros capture those amazing images of wildlife? Come on along with professional nature photographer Doug Gardner as he explores the North Carolina coastal terrain for wildlife photographs. In this course, you will take a look behind the scenes at what it takes to prepare a camouflage blind and then photograph English…

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