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Program Details 2018*


Zen of Nature Photography


Blending nature and photography into a total togetherness of the natural world, the body and the mind. Whether in your own backyard, the local zoo, or immersing oneself in the great American landscape, how to use your camera to become one with all that nature has to offer.

Presenter’s Name

Melissa Rennie

Presenter’s Bio

Melissa has been a member of Mensa for 15 years and served on the 2010 AG committee. She has been photographing for over 35 years beginning with her first camera, a Pentax K1000. Currently the majority of her camera time is dedicated to shooting local wildlife and visiting zoos across the country, often while attending Mensa 'Gs.

*Note: This program was offered last year and may or may not be offered again this year.


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