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Winter Nature Photography with Paul Dacko

Dates: Now - Feb. 17, 2019
Times: 8:30-10:30 a.m.
Category: Nature
Location: Plum Creek Nature Center, 267064 S. Dutton Rd., Beecher, IL 60401
Phone: (708) 946.2216
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Get inspired with nature photographer Paul Dacko as he presents his experiences capturing beautiful images of birds, dragonflies, butterflies and more. Dacko first started taking photos of birds visiting his backyard feeder. Since then, he has been exploring the forest preserves, experimenting with camera settings, and fine tuning editing techniques. He is sure to give you new ideas for your next photo shoot and build your confidence when adjusting your camera. Then enjoy taking photos of the wide variety of birds that utilize Plum Creek Nature Center's Bird and Butterfly Sanctuary. Feel free to explore the surrounding outdoor area or stay inside with a naturalist by your side to help identify our winter resident birds. Plum Creek Nature Center is an accessible facility; outdoor settings may take place on natural surfaces across uneven terrain. For ages 16 or older. Registration required by Friday, February 15: 708.946.2216.

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Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
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