Nighttime Photography Class

Description: Take advantage of a beautiful night to hone your outdoor photography skills! We'll photograph some of the areas best sites at night, starscapes, and discuss techniques for shooting in limited light. We will also cover exposure bracketing and the use of a tripod. Photographers of all levels using film or digital cameras are encouraged to attend. Bring your camera and tripod along with the owner's manual. Previous participation in Outdoor Photo Basics in-store class is highly recommended

Skills you'll learn:

Learn how to adjust your camera (and your eyes) for nighttime environments. Learn how to manage the use of natural light and flashes Have an opportunity to learn night hiking skills Discover animals and birds that are active at night.

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Required Legal Form:
This course requires the participant to read and sign a liability release form before participating. Please see "Required Legal Form" for the session you are registering for. You will need to print, sign and bring the form to your class.

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Nighttime Photography Class Gear List

Gear to bring to class:


  • Owners Manual
  • Personal Camera
  • Daypack - Day pack large enough to carry water, food and layers.
  • Headlamp/Flashlight


  • Extra batteries
  • Camera Lenses, Filters, Flashes & Camera Bag
  • Rain Gear - Waterproof/resistant jacket, pants and hat.
  • Tripod - Tripod for Camera

Gear provided by REI:

  • Group First Aid Kit