Manfrotto School of Xcellence Hosts Free Webinar on Shooting the Forest

Ramsey, N.J. (November 30, 2010) — Manfrotto School of Xcellence, a free resource for anyone who wants to learn more about photography, announces a webinar titled, “Shooting the Forests Series,” which will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. EDT, on Monday, December 6th. The host, Drew Gardner, a renowned London-based photographer, will take participants behind the scenes of his acclaimed series, “The Forest” which was shot in the United States, Poland and the United Kingdom.

Gardner (http://www.drewgardner.co.uk) is well-known for his epic on-location still photography and “The Forest” series is a prime example of his success in this arena. In this webinar, Gardner will explain the challenges of shooting a large scale production on location and how to deal with a variety of issues a photographer may face.

“Working on location is one of the most rewarding things a photographer can do,” said Gardner. “My aim is to show participants that it is not as difficult as one may think.”

Topics for Discussion Include:

  • Managing without power
  • Dealing with difficult terrain
  • Working with smoke machines
  • The best equipment to use

To register for the free Manfrotto School of Xcellence webinar and for additional information, please visit: http://manfrottoschoolofxcellence.com/2010/04/23/shooting-the-forests-series/

For additional information regarding the Manfrotto School of Xcellence, please visit www.manfrottoschoolofxcellence.com. For more information about the entire Manfrotto range visit www.manfrotto.us.

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