Department of Parks
PhotoScenic Weekend Set For Sept. 24-25 At Cumberland Falls
CORBIN, Ky. – Cumberland Falls State Resort Park will host this year’s PhotoScenic Kentucky Weekend Sept. 24-25.
The weekend includes a series of workshops for “serious amateur” photographers in one of the best known natural settings in the state. The workshops are free; guests can make reservations at the park for the weekend.
Leading the workshops will be former Courier-Journal and Detroit News photo director C. Thomas Hardin and current Courier-Journal photographer Bill Luster. All photographers at the workshop will shoot digital.
The weekend will include guest speakers and a critique of the work that is produced. The program begins Friday with registration starting at 2 p.m. An optional session on digital photography will start at 3 p.m. There will be a photo competition Friday night.
Anyone interested in attending the free workshops is asked to register in advance. To register or for more information, call Hardin at 502-452-9471 or email Luster at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Special lodging rates for those attending the PhotoScenic weekend are available at Cumberland Falls.
Cumberland Falls State Resort Park near Corbin has a lodge, cottages, the Riverview Restaurant, a campground and hiking trails. For more information about the park and for reservations, call 1-800-325-0063 or 606-528-4121.
The Kentucky State Park System is composed of 51 state parks plus an interstate park shared with Virginia. The Department of Parks, an agency of the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet, operates 17 resort parks with lodges -- more than any other state. For more information on Kentucky parks, visit our Web site at http://www.parks.ky.gov