SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Lights, camera, action! California State Parks and the California
State Railroad Museum are proud to offer a two-part “Trains & Tripods Photo Opportunity &
Lighting Seminar” for photographers on Friday evening, May 1 and Saturday morning, May 2,
The unique program starts with an optional, fast-paced and information-packed seminar about
existing light photography on Friday evening from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. that will be conducted by
former Sacramento Bee photographer and Canon USA Live Learning Instructor Dave Henry.
Then on Saturday morning, a photographers-only “bring your own tripod” photo workshop will
take place inside the visually-enticing museum on Saturday morning from 7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
(before it opens to the public for the day). Photographers of all skill levels can choose to
attend one or both of the activities.
To participate in the “Trains & Tripods” activities, the cost is $35 per person for the Friday
evening seminar, $35 per person for the shooting workshop or $60 per person for both. Space
is limited to 50 participants and advance registration for “Trains & Tripods” is required. All
photographers are required to sign a release of liability and a “not for commercial use” clause.
To register online, interested photographers can visit www.csrmf.org. For general questions
about the Railroad Museum, please call 916-323-9280.