Shoot the Shooting Stars – Perseids Meteor Shower

Chatham Ave. Beach Access 1811 Chatham Ave, Tybee Island

Come out and shoot the shooting stars! Yes, the Perseids Meteor Shower is the most active meteor shower of the year with 50-75 shooting stars per hour. Capturing them is a challenge! Equipment needed: DSLR or Mirrorless Camera with Wide Angle / Wide Aperture lens (f2.8 or lower). A built in timer or external intervalometer […]

Oatland Island Wildlife Center Tour

Oatland Island Wildlife Center 711 Sandtown Rd, Savannah

Our Coastal Chapter of the GNPA is very fortunate to have Eric Swanson, Naturalist at Oatland Island Wildlife Center, take us on an early morning tour of the wildlife center. This will be a perfect time to take photos of the animals and is a great learning opportunity. Eric can give us insight on the […]

Rob Knight-Tips and Techniques for More Creative Photography

Oatland Island Wildlife Center 711 Sandtown Rd, Savannah

There is more to a great photography than aperture, shutter speed, and ISO.The camera, lens, computer, etc are merely the means to an end. Are you ready to move beyond your tools and focus on creating images that speak to you? This presentation will help you see past the technical aspects of photography to explore […]

Improving Composition with Lightroom with Tom Yackley

Online event

This event is for CURRENT GNPA members.This is an ONLINE ONLY GNPA Webinar using Zoom Technologies. You can ONLY REGISTER for this ZOOM webinar from the website. Once registered, you will receive the link to use Zoom Technologies. Before the Webinar, you should first download the Zoom Client use this link: Otherwise, you'll […]

Atlanta Botanical Gardens, Gainesville Campus

Atlanta Botanical Garden, GAINESVILLE 1911 Sweetbay Dr, Gainesville

Atlanta Botanical Garden, Gainesville | Meet in the main parking lot in front of the Kay & Douglas Ivester Visitor Center. Admission is $10 includes parking. Photo opportunities throughout the grounds with 3 trails. Look for perennials, wildflowers, flowing shrubs, small cascading water stream, wildflowers, summer-blooming hydrangeas, and flowering Water Lilies in Forest Pond. […]

Dahlonega Butterfly Farm

Dahlonega Butterfly Farm 427 Castleberry Bridge Rd, Dawsonville

The Dahlonega Butterfly Farm ( is a vision for a sustainable future. A future with clean air, fresh water and thriving vegetation. It combines a love for the environment with the science and research needed to create positive change for the community, and for generations to come. "Be Kind to Your Planet". Our farm is […]