Kentucky park to host nature photography events

Cumberland Falls State Resort Park

CORBIN, Ky. (AP) — Cumberland Falls State Resort Park is reaching out to nature photography buffs with a weekend of events next month.

The Kentucky park’s Nature Photography Weekend is set for April 24 through 26.

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Events will include a 24-hour digital competition. Photographers with all skill levels can pick up helpful tips from guest speakers. There will also be classes for amateur and accomplished photographers.

The cost is $40 per person.

This year’s speakers will be Kendall Chiles and Daniel Dempster. Chiles is a photography instructor at the University of Tennessee and the Smoky Mountain Field School. Dempster has taught workshops and has led photo tours all over the country. He is known for his images of horse races and lighthouses.

Park officials say registration is required and is limited to 100 participants.


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