North Carolina State Capitol Hosts Architectural Details Photography Workshop Sept. 28

RALEIGH, NC September 10, 2013 – Explore the historic North Carolina State Capitol with your camera and an eye for detail in the latest skill workshop offered by the State Capitol historic site.

historic North Carolina State Capitol

Raleigh photographer Joe Barta IV will introduce beginning to intermediate photographers to techniques and tips to create unique (and sometimes abstract) photographs using the camera to discover patterns and textures in the architectural beauty of this state treasure. Bring your camera and tripod for this creative workshop that includes class instruction and time to investigate the Capitol inside and out with your new creative ideas.

The workshop will be offered Saturday, Sept. 28, from 10 12:30 p.m. and pre-registration is required. The class fee of $10 is payable at the door. To register or for more information, please email Capitol education coordinator Terra Schramm: or call (919) 715-3962.

The State Capitol’s mission is to preserve and interpret the history, architecture and functions of the 1840 building and Union Square. The State Capitol is at One Edenton Street in Raleigh. Visit or call (919) 733-4994 for more information.

The State Capitol is a unit of the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources. For more information on North Carolina arts, history and culture, visit Cultural Resources online.