Northland College is committed to lifelong learning. Our adult programs offer an exceptional variety of experiences from nature journaling to geology of Minnesota’s north shore, a nature yoga retreat, and more. There’s something for everyone, including non-credit and credit options.
Our location on the south shore of Lake Superior makes an outstanding backdrop for our unique enrichment programming. Several retreats and workshops will take place for the first time at Forest Lodge in Cable, Wisconsin. This unique and historic estate is nestled among 872 acres of old growth forest in the heart of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest and situated along Lake Namekagon’s pristine shoreline. So join us this summer and expand your horizons. 2017 registration is now open.
Photography is a rewarding way to explore and discover the world. It engages ones curiosity, creativity, and imagination. Join Hannah Stonehouse Hudson, owner of Stonehouse Photo and Bird Dog Photography, in this one-of-a-kind opportunity to improve your photography skills. Known worldwide for her dog photography, Hannah will teach the art of photographing animals in their element. This fun and unique course is designed for the enthusiastic photographer, amateur, or professional. You’ll learn camera basics and settings such as aperture, shutter speed, white balance, and ISO. Discover how to create engaging environmental portraits, photograph animals who are camera shy, and utilize technical skills specific to fast action photography. Round out your skills by learning specific editing and workflow techniques that apply to animal photography. Course concludes with participants sharing photos with the group. Workshop participants should bring their own cameras and flash cards to download images. Dress for the weather and bring bug spray, sunscreen, water, sturdy footwear, and other outdoor gear if needed. Register now.
Hannah Stonehouse Hudson’s photography and writing have been featured world-wide, including Success Magazine, Huffington Post, Good Morning America, Fox News, CNN, The London Daily News, Lake Superior Magazine, Washington Post, St Paul Pioneer Press, and the Today Show.
Cost: $225 (no lodging included)
Duration: 9 am – 5 pm Saturday; 8 am – 3 pm Sunday
Location: Northland College
Program: photography, walking
Meals: 3 lunches
Meal options: vegetarian & gluten free; specify at registration for dietary concerns