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A woman crouches to take a nature photograph.
Nature photography is a pastime that's increasing in popularity. People can get tips from nationally known wildlife photographer Tim Ernst at the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) program "Nature Art: An Evening with Tim Ernst" Dec. 6 at MDC's Springfield Conservation Nature Center.

Renowned wildlife photographer shares his secrets at Springfield Nature Center Dec. 6

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Southwest
Nov 25, 2019

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Nature photography is a pastime everyone can enjoy, but using the proper techniques can turn an interesting photo into a picture you’ll want to frame as a keepsake and share with family and friends.

People can get tips from nationally known nature photographer Tim Ernst on Dec. 6 at the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) program “Nature Art: An Evening with Tim Ernst.” This free program, which is for all ages, will be from 5-6 p.m. at MDC’s Springfield Conservation Nature Center. People can register for this program at:

https://mdc-event-web.s3licensing.com/Event/EventDetails/170535

People can enjoy an evening talking photography with Ernst, who will be sharing images from his latest book Arkansas Splendor. Ernst will be available for a book signing from 6-7 p.m. and from 8-9 p.m. A preview of his recent work can be found at Timernst.com.

The Springfield Conservation Nature Center is located in southeast Springfield at 4601 S. Nature Center Way. Information about nature center events can be obtained by calling 417-888-4237 or by going to mdc.mo.gov/springfield

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