FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 06, 2018

Contact: Brian Quinn
573-751-6510
brian.quinn@dnr.mo.gov

Pro photographer to lead photo walk event at Bennett Spring State Park Sept. 15

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 5, 2018 – Professional Photographer Al Griffin will lead a photo walk at Bennett Spring State Park 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at the park’s nature center. This photo event is free and open to anyone interested in taking better pictures of the natural beauty in the Ozarks.

The event will begin with a discussion of the photographic principles and techniques to be practiced during the walk. The walk will end with a question/answer session about the successes and challenges encountered during the walk.

Participants are encouraged to bring a camera and dress appropriately for outdoor weather, including comfortable shoes. Insect repellent is also recommended. Different brands and types of cameras, including cell phone cameras, are welcome.

Al Griffin, who serves as a park volunteer, is a professional photographer who does commercial and fine art photography. Griffin's commercial work has been published in various magazines and his fine art images have been exhibited in New York and Paris.

Bennett Spring State Park is located at 26250 Hwy 64A, Lebanon. For more information, call the park nature center at 417-532-3925.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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