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Starved Rock Excursion - June 3rd - 4th

We are excited to announce our first two-day photography expedition!

On June 3rd, we will depart from Everything Photography Store and spend two days of adventures and shooting at Starved Rock State Park and Matthiessen State Park near Utica Ill. We will return June 4th.

We will be having structured teaching sessions throughout the trip on the following topics:

  • Composition for landscapes
  • Neutral density and graduated filters
  • Macro photography techniques
  • Star Trails
  • Waterfalls

 

Itinerary:

Saturday June 3rd

8:00 am - leave from Everything Photography Store (90 Main Street)

8:00 - 11:00 - teaching and conversation in van

11:00 - 12:00 - Arrive at park, lunch at Starved Rock Lodge

12:00 - 5:30 - Hiking, shooting and teaching at Starved Rock State Park

5:30 - 6:00 - Check in at Hampton Inn, Peru IL

6:00 - 7:30 - Dinner at Uptown Grill

8:00 - 9:00 - Sunset Shooting techniques

10:00 - 11:00 - optional Star and night time photography session

 

Sunday June 4th

8:00 am - Hampton Inn Hot breakfast

8:45 - 9:00 - Starbucks Run

9:00 - 1:30 - Hiking shooting and teaching at Matthiessen State Park

2:00 - 5:00 - Recap and conversation in van

5:00pm - Arrive at Everything Photography Store

 

Transportation and lodging included in trip fee. Meals not included.

Single occupancy: $250.00
Double occupancy: $200.00 (Per person. Please call for reservations.)

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