Kuusamo XXIV Nature Photo Festival Programme 12–15 September 2019


Kuusamo College | Kuusamo Hall

 

Host Kimmo Ohtonen

Thursday 
12 Sep 2019

Kuusamo Hall, Oulanka Hall

  • 9:30 Aava – children’s concert. Free entry.

Thursday 
12 Sep 2019

Kuusamo College
Theatre hall 
Tickets 10 €/incl. all presentations

  • 18:00 Nature documentaries at Kuusamo college.

Friday 
13 Sep 2019

Kuusamo Hall, Oulanka Hall

  • 9:30 School children’s Nature Photo: Susanna Aarnio. Free entry.

Kuusamo College
Theatre hall 
Tickets 10 €/incl. all presentations

  • 12:30 Nature documentaries at Kuusamo College.

Friday 
13 Sep 2019

Kuusamo Hall, Oulanka Hall
Free entry

  • 16.00 Opening Ceremony.

  • 17:00 Results of the Nature Photo Contest.

  • 19.00-20.00 Concert: Samuli Edelmann & Orchestra Suora Lähetys. Buy tickets.

  • 20:30 Evening party (free entry).

  • 21:30 Kepa Salmirinne/Rock´n roll (free entry).


Saturday 
14 Sep 2019

Kuusamo Hall, Oulanka Hall
Tickets 6 €/presentation section

  • 9:00 Section 1

    9:00 Paavo Hamunen & Pirkko Siikamäki: The story of changing Oulanka River.
    9:40 Jaana Kotamäki: With Nature's Brush.

  • 10:20 a break.

  • 10:40 Section 2

    10:40 Konstantin ja Mikhail Shatenev: Russian bears.
    11:40 Lunch break.
    12:45 Panel discussion: Climate shange, initialization Pirkko Siikamäki, Jorma Luhta, Veli Pohjonen, Hannu Hautala, host Kimmo Ohtonen.
    14:15 Coffee break.
    14:30 YouTuber Roni Bäck: Nature experience´s in Kuusamo, host Raisa Tasanto. Meet & greet with Roni at 15:15 in the lobby.

  • Note the lunch break at 11:40 between the section 2.

  • 15:00 Section 3

    15:00 Jorma Luhta: New series.
    15:45 Lassi Rautiainen: Predators.

  • 16:30 a break.

  • 16:30 Section 4

    16:30 Jyrki Kallio-Koski: Among reindeer herdsman in Finnish Lapland.
    17:10 Arto Juvonen: Bird photographer´s year in Loviisa.

  • 17:50 a break.

  • 18:00 Section 5

    18:00 Pål Hermansen: 50 years behind the camera. Meet the master.
    19:00 Exhibition opening at Hannu Hautala Nature photography Centre: Arto Juvonen, Birds.

Saturday
14 Sep 2019

Kuusamo Hall, classroom
Workshops

  • Workshops for children and youngsters

    Getting excited about nature and photography with Susanna Aarnio.

    Workshop 1 9.30–10.30
    Workshop 2 10.30–11.45

    Max. 25 children/workshop.

Sunday 
15 Sep 2019

Kuusamo Hall, Oulanka Hall
Tickets 6 €/presentation section

  • 5:00 a trip to Konttainen, hopefully in a beautiful morning fog.

    A trip by bus to Konttainen, a hill short drive from Kuusamo downtown. Hosts Susanna Aarnio and Raisa Tasanto. More info soon!

  • 10:00 Section 6

    10:00 Martti Rikkonen: Lapland.
    10:45 Pål Hermansen: Man and nature.

  • 12:00 Lunch break.

  • 13:00 Section 7

    13:00 Hannu Hautala: Cavity nesting birds.
    13:40 Felix Heintzenberg: Using flash in nature photography.

  • 14:30 a break.

  • 15:00 Section 8

    15:00 Kimmo Ohtonen: How to Make Nature Documentaries.
    16:00 Closing of the Festival.

  • 14:45

    14:45 Among the Grizzly and Moose in Denali
    Bernt Østhus, Norway

    15:30 Do You Believe in Magic?
    Yulia Vtiurina, Russia

  • 16:15 Päätös

    18:15 The Event Ending

We reserve the right for changes.

merkki

@ Kuusamo Nature Photo