Monday, December 21, 2015

Winter photo event being held at Pine Mountain State Park

(AP) — Pine Mountain State Resort Park in eastern Kentucky is hosting a weekend for outdoor photographers.

The Winter Photography Weekend is Jan. 15 to 17 and will feature digital photography sessions and competitions with divisions for amateur, intermediate and accomplished photographers.

There will also be a session for beginners and critiques will be offered.

Programs will be led by natural history photographer Ken Jenkins, whose work over the last 30 years has appeared in publications such as National Geographic and Southern Living. His galleries are located in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.


The emphasis will be on outdoor nature photography during the weekend. The park is offering a special lodging package and registration for the programs and competition.