© 2019 by Michael Leonard

Mike's Photo Happenings 2019 - 2020

Friday Night Photoshop:

Thanks to all who attended the 12th season of Friday Night Photoshop.  And a special thanks to the Town of Cumberland and the Fire Department for letting me host the classes in their training room.  The venue was perfect and everyone was thankful for the opportunity.

I look forward to returning next year and will have details posted here later in the year.

November - Date TBA - Gardens Aglow, Boothbay Botanical Gardens

Details to come!

December - Date TBA - $$$ - Nighttime Boothbay Harbor Photo Shoot

Make your best shots of the holiday lights.  Details TBA.

Saturday December 28 - Indian Shores, Florida Seaside Seabird Sanctuary Benefit Photo Shoot

Join mike for an afternoon of making pictures of some of the most beautiful birds to be found in Florida.

This is a benefit to help the birds at the sanctuary.  Bring your camera, make a donation and learn how to make your best shots of the birds!

The program will run from Noon – 4 PM and is open to all ages, all capabilities – cellphone to DSLR cameras. 

2020 Photo Happenings by Mike
Note Dates subject to change - check with the respective tour operators for specifics

 


June 24 - Wednesday - Boothbay Harbor, Maine Windjammer Days

Come photograph the Maine Windjammer Fleet under full sail in Boothbay Harbor.

Book at www.balmydayscruises.com. Note this often sells out so buy your ticket by early June.

 


July 11 - Saturday - Rockport Harbor, ME - Schooner Heron Photography Sunset Cruise

Come aboard this beautiful schooner and make your best shots of lighthouses, birds and more.

 


July 19 - Sunday - Yarmouth, Maine Clam Festival professional Bike Race

Make your best shot of these fast racers as they pass through the main street at high speeds. Learn to make images with long shutter speeds for motion blur.

 


July 24 - Friday - Bar Harbor, ME - Intro to Digital Photography

All you should have read in your camera manual but didn’t. Join Mike for this free slide lecture that you will wish you had attended years before. This is a precursor to the Lighthouse cruise the next day.

 


July 25 - Saturday - Bar Harbor, ME - Grand Slam Lighthouse Cruise

Visit 18 lighthouses from Bar harbor North into the Maritimes in this nearly 9 hour photography cruise.

Visit www.barharborwhales.com to buy tickets. Note this annually sells out so buy tickets in the early Spring.

 


August 15 - Saturday - Rockport Harbor, ME - Schooner Heron Photography Sunset Cruise

Come aboard this beautiful schooner and make your best shots of lighthouses, birds and more.

 


August 21 - Friday - Bar Harbor, ME - Intro to Digital Photography

All you should have read in your camera manual but didn’t. Join Mike for this free slide lecture that you will wish you had attended years before. This is a precursor to the Lighthouse cruise the next day.

 


August 22 - Saturday - Mid Coast Maine Lighthouse Photography Cruise

Make your best shot of some of Maine most beautiful and hard to reach lighthouses.

Visit www.barharborwhales.com to buy tickets.

 


September 12 - Boothbay Harbor, ME - Sunrise Lighthouse Photography Cruise

See the area lighthouses under the best light at sunrise aboard this Photography cruise. Consider booking the additional trip out to Burnt Island for a tour of the light station for an additional fee.

 


September 12 - Saturday - Rockport Harbor, ME - Schooner Heron Photography Sunset Cruise

Come aboard this beautiful schooner and make your best shots of lighthouses, birds and more.

 


September 20 - 26 - Cumberland Fair

Visit Mike at the Photography exhibit and join in a nighttime Photo walk on Wednesday September 23rd - included with fair admission.

 


October 3 - Saturday - Worldwide Photo Walk - Location TBA

Join Mike for this annual walk where everyone in the world takes pictures for this event - you can win a prize too.

 


October 16 - Friday - Bar Harbor, ME - Intro to Digital Photography

All you should have read in your camera manual but didn’t. Join Mike for this free slide lecture that you will wish you had attended years before. This is a precursor to the Lighthouse cruise the next day.

 


October 17 - Saturday - Bar Harbor, ME - Penobscot River Foliage / Lighthouse Cruise

Join Mike for this day long cruise from Bar Harbor to Bangor to see lighthouses, foliage and birds.

Visit www.Barharborwhales.com to book.