Everything that you always wanted to know about photography but were afraid to ask! The photographers from the Gallery in Sierra City will be available on Saturday August 25th from 2 pm on, to answer any photography questions that you might want to throw at them!
Want to move your camera off of "automatic" and learn how to use its more creative capabilities? Bring your camera and manual! Have Photoshop questions? You'll get answers. Interested in taking better travel photos? Wildlife photos? Questions about lighting? Composition? Consult an expert!
Photographers Darby Hayes, Dee Wallace and Kathy Chow will be on hand for one-on-one consultations. Darby Hayes is well-known for his wildlife and landscape images, and his photos are found in the collections of numerous national parks, state museums and other venues. He also teaches wildlife photography at the SF State Field Campus. Dee Wallace’s long career in photography encompasses any years of teaching as well as commercial practice, and his stunning new metal print images of our are evoke the history and beauty of Sierra County. Kathy Chow’s nature-based abstracts have earned national critical attention, and he has had many years of experience in working with photography students. She is also known for her work in alternative processes and travel photography.
Just want to look around at the new gallery with its collection of photos, jewelry, ceramic, fabric, wood and fiber art? The public is invited to the artists’ reception the same day, August 25, from 4-7 pm. Many of the gallery’s artists will be present, and refreshments will be served.
The Gallery in Sierra City is located in the historic red brick Wells Fargo Building, 231 Main Street, Sierra City 530-862-1188. Summer hours are Fri-Sun 12-5 pm and Mondays 10 am-2 pm.