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Dusk to Dark: Photography Workshop at Sloss

November 21, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm

| $200

Immerse yourself in the nation’s only 20th century industrial museum, located in Birmingham, Alabama, with your camera and your imagination during the Dusk to Dark Photography Workshop at Sloss. Walk among the steel behemoths and work yards, now silent, and photograph a world that was actively producing 25% of our nation’s iron, a century ago. Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark is offering a unique opportunity for photographers. This workshop is taught by Meg McKinney, a professional photojournalist.

Required: Participants are required to photograph with a DSLR camera, able to walk on uneven ground, carry their own photography equipment, walk up and down stairs. A tripod, a variety of lenses, and laptop for downloading images, are recommended. A flashlight, or biker’s headlight, is suggested; tripod strongly recommended.

Participants must be minimum of 18 years of age. Workshop is for participants only, no models, or guests allowed. No drones permitted.

Experience Level: Confident beginner to experienced photographer.

Workshops include:
Introduction to Sloss Furnaces, Visitors Center.
A photography lecture, and individual instruction during the day, with Meg McKinney.
Behind-the-scenes tour in non-public location, lead by Ty Malugani, Sloss Furnaces Education Coordinator.
Attending docent.
Enrollment fee is for one adult.

Please bring your own food and beverages with you and masks are required.

To register, please email Ty Malugani at tyler.malugani@birminghamal.gov.


November 21, 2020
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm