Bar Harbor Whale Watch Photography Session on Fri., Oct. 12

Learn how to get the most out of your camera and the camera on your cell phone at this instructional talk with Mike Leonard of “Photo Tourism by Mike” at the Jesup Memorial Library on Friday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. Bring along your camera for this hands-on workshop and Leonard will walk you through the easy changes you can make to instantly help you take better photos.

Leonard will break down what are seen as difficult photography concepts including exposure, white balance, using the HDR setting, basic composition and more. Leonard will also highlight free apps that you can download on your cell phone to improve your images.

Leonard’s work is frequently seen in books, magazines, annual reports, brochures, textbooks, in television segments and nationally on the Weather Channel. Some of his work has also been seen on the National Geographic Wild program.

This talk, which is co-sponsored by the Bar Harbor Whale Watch, is the day before the whale watch’s lighthouse tour.

This talk is free and open to the public and registration is not required. To learn more about Leonard visit and for more information on the Bar Harbor Whale Watch and their lighthouse tour visit For more information on the talk contact the Jesup at 207-288-4245 or