“To explore, discover and document bioresources of the North-Eastern region, assess their economic importance, develop models of sustainable resource use and build capacity and strengthen institutions in Biodiversity Science”

Basics of nature photography

A Certificate Online-training Programme on basic skills of nature photography

The online workshop will be held from 28th to 30th September 2020.

Summary of the workshop:
The three day online workshop on basics of nature photography will expose the participants on the different techniques in the photography starting from equipment to lighting to composition. The course will specifically highlight the importance of composition for taking good photographs for taxonomic identification of plants and animals. The course will also have a talk on ethics of nature photography.

Course structure:
1. Introduction to photography
2. Equipment
3. Lighting (Natural and Artificial)
4. Composition
5. Photography for taxonomy
6. Ethics (In field and in studio)

Course Fees
There is no registration fee for participating in the online workshop.

Who Can Apply
Students (B.Sc, M.Sc, PhDs), Post-Doctoral Fellows, Early career scientists (Applicants should be from/working in the North-East, India)

Application Deadline:
Interested candidates may fill in the form provided in the link below by 18th September, 2020
Selected applicants will be notified by 21st September, 2020

Apply Online
For more information or queries, please contact:
Sajitha T P: sajitha.tp@atree.org (ATREE)
G Ravikanth: gravikanth@atree.org (ATREE)

The workshop is conducted under the aegis of Department of Biotechnology funded project “Bioresources and Sustainable Livelihoods in Northeast India”.