The Stamford Museum & Nature Center offers an ongoing schedule of unique adult programming that brings together friends, ideas, and experts from near and far for fun and engaging evenings.

Held in the elegant and inviting setting of the Bendel Mansion, these social gatherings begin with wine and small bites before seguing to informal discussions with our featured speakers on topics that align with the SM&NC's mission and our adult members' interests and passions.

Our two most recent Salon Series evenings featured world renowned bird expert David Sibley, author of The Sibley Guide to Birds, and actress, author and conservation activist Jane Alexander, author of Wild Things, Wild Places: Adventurous Tales of Wildlife and Conservation on Planet Earth.

We're delighted to be able to present the following Salon Series event:

Workshop: Everyday Photos to Professional Photos, with Heather Liebensohn
Sunday, March 26, 10 am - 1 pm

Heather Liebensohn is a professional photographer based in Shelton, CT. She started 10 years ago photographing mostly weddings, and today she has a thriving business shooting events and concerts, doing commercial and fashion photography, and conducting atmospheric on-location photo sessions of families. She is also the creative director for her husband's commercial video business, Videoactive Productions.

One of the featured photographers of the POWERFUL yet FRAGILE: Connecticut's Waterways exhibition opening on February 18 in the Stamford Museum Galleries, Heather has been recognized at various art shows and contests. She's been published in many local magazines as well as on the home page of National Geographic.

For love, she shoots landscapes, edgy models in crumbling abandoned places, and documents outings with her family. At her workshop Heather will invite you to follow her on journey from taking everyday photos for love to becoming a professional photographer.

You can see the diverse facets of Heather's work on her main business website her personal blog where she documents her life and family adventures (noting which places are autism friendly!); and also where she showcases her edgier work. To reserve a seat, please click here.

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