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Shinrin-yoku

OUTDOOR PHOTOGRAPHY CANADA  JULY  2018 ISSUE  Shinrin-yoku – Forest Bathing for Health (preview) Posted on 03 July 2018.  ©Evelyn Symons    Lily and frog Story and photography by Evelyn Symons Shinrin-yoku, ‘forest bathing’, when translated from the Japanese term, is about being mindful of your surroundings, taking time to take it all in, in order […]

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YOUTHQUAKE FREDERICTON

Abstract Photography at Youthquake  The City of Fredericton has awarded  a grant to host a week-long photography camp for Fredericton youths (ages 12-18) with or without physical disabilities. This camp is LGBTQI+ friendly. Youths of all shapes, sizes, and personalities are welcome. https://frederictoncamp.wixsite.com/youthquake/about-the-camp Evelyn will join the staff on August 1st to coach you on abstract […]

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MACRO IN MAY – A CLOSER LOOK

  This workshop is now full. If you’d like to be on the waiting list please email me. Ladies Day at the Studio Join me at Hooper’s Studio in Hampton, N.B. on May the 26th for a Macro Photography Workshop. This workshop is limited to 7 participants. Macro capabilities required, either with a macro lens or […]

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ARTQUEST GOING ABSTRACT

        THE SECRET LANGUAGE OF ABSTRACT PHOTOGRAPHY Turn ordinary into extraordinary and gain the skills and confidence to create captivating abstract images! WITH INSPIRATIONAL AND EDUCATIONAL AV PRESENTATIONS BY MAURICE HENRI, KAREN CASEY AND SPECIAL GUEST EVELYN SYMONS THE PURPOSE OF THIS SEMINAR & OUTING IS TO: To inspire you to create […]

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CREATIVITY WORKSHOP

Ladies’ Day at Hooper’s Studio in Hampton N.B. Saturday November 4, 2107 Does this describe you? I would like to attend a photography workshop in a beautiful and relaxed atmosphere. I  would like to learn different ways to express myself and my creativity, learning how to use my camera as a creative tool.  I would […]

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LOW LIGHT AND WINDY DAYS

Evening light provides the low light to play with long shutter speeds.        Multiple exposure helps capture the movement on a windy day. Or, set your camera on your lowest ISO,  ƒ22 or greater for a long shutter speed. A neutral density filter can slow the shutter as well.         

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Book Launch – The Fur-Bearing Trout

  Please join me along with other current and former members of the London & Southwestern Ontario chapter of the Professional Writers Association of Canada (PWAC). on June 25, 2017, from 3-5 p.m. at Anderson Craft Ales (1030 Elias St., London, Ontario) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: London, Ontario, June 13, 2017                      You may not have heard of a fur-bearing trout, but […]

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SHINRIN-YOKU

Shinrin-yoku Shinrin-yoku is a Japanese term known as forest bathing, a gentle mindful walk in the woods.  As a photographer your forest bathing can be anywhere by taking the time to connect with your surroundings. How does the air feel or smell? What colours, patterns, and shapes do you see? What do you hear? Feel the […]

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