Viewfinders Photography Group

Viewfinders is a gathering of photographers that meets periodically for instructional sessions and friendly critiques; members are encouraged to participate in photography field trips to locations across the Western Reserve. All camera types welcome (including smart phone cameras).  Photographers of all ages and experience levels are invited!


Past Opportunities

  • Birds and Blooms: Viewfinders toured the Land Conservancy’s Ashcroft Woods properties in search of birds and blooms. In 2015, the group spotted a number of blue herons and in 2016, the group photographed beautiful wildflowers.
  • Star Trails: Viewfinders held a workshop on star trails photography at the Land Conservancy’s Conservation Center in Fall 2015.
  • Macrophotography Workshop: Viewfinders participated in a hands-on macrophotography workshop in February 2017 led by local expert Lori Diemer.
  • Medina Raptor Center Field Trip: Viewfinders attended a field trip to the Medina Raptor Center in October 2017.

Upcoming Opportunities

Stay tuned! Our 2018 opportunities will be posted soon!


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