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5201 Park Heights Ave
Btwn W Belvedere & Rogers Avenues
Baltimore, Maryland 21215
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 10

What you'll learn in this photography class:

At the break of dawn, the racehorses are being exercised before the big race day. Join Emily Carter Mitchell and experience Pimlico to its fullest with this sunrise tour at Old Hilltop.

After enjoying the sunrise on the Grandstand apron while watching the Preakness contenders’ morning workouts, you will get an insider's perspective on racing during an escorted tour of the stable area. You never know who you may run into on the backside. Trainers, owners, exercise riders and even jockeys start work early.

We will work on capturing horses in motion in low light and either panning or creating motion blurs. Enjoy the full access of Pimlico, learn more about the horse racing industry and capture one of Maryland’s most iconic destinations.

A digital digital camera with manual exposure controls and lenses in the 70mm to 200mm focal range will work well for this class.

Topics include:

  • Technical aspects including camera settings, histogram, understanding light, and composition.
  • How to capture fast-moving subjects for both freezing the motion and creating motion blur.
  • Creating storytelling compositions.


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A refund or a credit towards another class (less a $20 processing fee) can be given if cancellation notice is given more than 5 business days from the scheduled class.

If there is no cancellation notice, or it is given 5 business days or less, no refund or credit will be given. Requests to reschedule a class will incur a $20 processing fee provided notice is given more than 5 business days prior to the class. If request to reschedule is given less than business 5 days prior to the class, no refund or credit will be given.

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