University Park , IL–(ENEWSPF)– Noted nature photographer, Mel Katz of Chicago will discuss how to visualize a picture and take a better photograph at a discussion on September 30, from 6 to 7 p.m., in the University Library at Governors State University.
“The Nature of Photography” presentation will center on what makes a good picture using examples from photographs Katz has taken on three continents and drawing on the concepts of art design. His discussion will help developing photographers to better visualize pictures before talking the shot.
Mel Katz has been a student of photography for 45 years. He specializes in wildlife and landscape imagery, depicting only limited human interaction. He exhibits and markets his work at Chicago area juried art fairs and directly to private collectors. His work has been displayed at the Prairie Center in Schaumburg, Dearborn Park Station in Chicago, and Governors State University several times. In addition, Katz has lectured on travel photography at Borders Bookstore.
The presentation is sponsored by the Library Intellectual Life Committee and is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. Governors State University is located at 1 University Parkway, University Park, Illinois. For more information, call (708) 534-4110.