Birds & Flowers of Southwest Florida
Feb 19 - 23, 2024
with Live/Recorded Sessions Before & After + Online Image Reviews
Jackie Kramer & Emily Carter
Jackie lives in St. Augustine and has been photographing the natural world, with an emphasis on flowers, since high school. She is at home shooting flowers in wildflower fields, botanical gardens, private gardens, and indoors. She is known for her rich colors and for infusion of personality in her floral images. Jackie has received international acclaim for her images and has been published in several noteworthy magazines.
Jackie also maintains an active group, Phlorography - Artistic Floral Photography, with thousands of passionate floral photographers from around the world. Phlorography is a community in which everyone and their photographic expression is valued.
Emily lives in Annapolis, MD. Her photographic journey began when she was a teenager; photography is a way of connecting to the world around her. Emily is an award winning and published nature and wildlife photographer. Her work has been seen in numerous juried art exhibits, and published print including books, magazines and newspapers.
Her background in Human Resources afforded her extensive years in the travel and hospitality industry. She holds a Master’s Degree in Global Management. Emily is a seasoned international traveler who is fluent in English and Spanish. Emily’s passion for photography has been shared in a variety of photography classes in the Washington D.C. area and through camera clubs and Mid-Atlantic PhotoVisions.
At a Glance
Dates: February 19 - 23, 2024 with a gathering to meet the evening of Feb 18th
Includes: All instruction in the field and classroom and Online orientation beforehand & post-conference editing & image review sessions
Location: Naples will be our home base
Suggested Lodging: Will be sent by email to participants
Not included: Lodging, meals, entry and transportation to some locations
Group size: Limited to 12 photographers