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ANCIENT BARNS PHOTOGRAPHED IN PEAK FALL COLOR!!!
October 21 @ 3:00 pm - October 24 @ 12:00 pm$250.00
Start: Monday, October 21st thru Thursday, October 24th
Location: Western North Carolina
Spaces: 6 max
ANCIENT BARNS PHOTOGRAPHED IN PEAK FALL COLOR!!! OCTOBER 21-24, 2019
SIX (6) GNPA MEMBERS WILL HAVE AN exceptional OPPORTUNITY TO PHOTOGRAPH SOME OF APPALACHIA’S OLDEST BARNS SURROUNDED BY PEAK FALL COLOR IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA LED BY GNPA AND APPALACHIAN BARN ALLIANCE!
Leaders: Oct. 21-24. Horace Hamilton, GNPA
Oct. 22. Taylor Barnhill, Appalachian Barn Alliance
All food, travel, lodging and other expenses are the responsibility of the attendee. Contact info will be shared with all attendees (with your permission) so that you may arrange for carpooling if you wish.
Description: The pioneering history of the Appalachians is rapidly disappearing. GNPA has partnered with the Appalachian Barn Alliance to provide six (6) of our members with an outstanding opportunity to photograph beautiful scenes of several of these historic structures surrounded by peak of the season fall color.
Day 1: Horace Hamilton will lead the group in photographing two barns selected to take fullest advantage of late day light, and (hopefully) incorporating a beautiful sunset.
Day 2: Taylor Barnhill of the Appalachian Barn Alliance, and an architect with deep knowledge of the structural designs of these barns, will lead a dawn to dusk day of photographing barns along with sharing stories of the barn’s history. Barns will be selected for uniqueness and for the most photogenic settings. Horace Hamilton will be available to assist with questions on composition, camera settings etc.
Day 3 and 4: Horace Hamilton will lead the group on a full dawn to dusk day (Oct. 23) and a half day (Oct. 24) of more barns, farm buildings and abandoned homes. Each of these locations will be carefully chosen for its uniqueness and to maximize the complement of fall colors with these old structures. We will conclude with lunch on Thursday Oct. 24.
Bonus: Attendees will receive a document detailing other photo opportunities including waterfalls, sunrise/sunset opportunities and night skies opportunities. (Moonrise varies but is after midnight from Saturday Oct. 19 through Thursday Oct. 24.)
Lodging: Info to be provided by Horace after registration.
Transportation: Carpooling in North Carolina
Organizer name & email: Horace Hamilton, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pricing: $250 (Paid in full, no deposits)
Cancellation Policy: No refunds after registration