Join us for ‘The Wonders of the Night Sky – A Journey of Photographic Discovery’
The night sky holds fascination for many people. Join Peter Baumgarten, professional photographer and Olympus Visionary as he discusses how he became an ‘accidental astrophotographer’ and how his passion for photographing the night sky has grown. A number of tips and techniques will be shared that will help improve your own night sky images.
Tuesday April 20, 2021 at 7pm
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Peter has been a passionate photographer for over thirty years. He is also a 30-year veteran of the teaching profession at the elementary, secondary and post-secondary levels. Peter has been able to combine these two loves with the development of photography and graphic design courses and multi-day workshops. “There is no greater joy than seeing a student’s eyes light up when you pass on the power of creative thought and expression.” Peter is also an outdoor enthusiast with a passion for wilderness camping, canoeing, kayaking and hiking.
Peter’s work has been published in a number of magazines including Canadian Geographic, Digital Photographer, PhotoNews and Shutterbug, along with being recognized for excellence and vision on a number of websites. Peter has been shooting with Olympus cameras right from the start and has been an Olympus Visionary since 2014 – the only Canadian ambassador for this well-respected company.
Peter lives on Manitoulin Island (Ontario, Canada) with his wife and the comings and goings of six adult children. The vast majority of his photos help show off the indelible beauty of the Northern Ontario landscape.
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