MONTICELLO, Ill.— Mike Heiniger Photography and DeWitt, Macon and Piatt County 4-H are offering Junior high and high school students a new 4-H photography club this winter.

Take Your Best Shot will meet from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Dec 15, Dec. 22, Jan. 12, Jan. 26, Feb. 9, and Feb. 23 at Click Studio located at 113 S. State St. in Monticello. The six-week club will cover topics such as lighting, rule of thirds, posing, and more. Participants may use a cell phone camera or digital camera.

The fee for this club is $20 which includes a 4-H membership. Participants need to register by Dec.10 at There is limited capacity for this club. For more information, please contact Rachel at or call (217) 762-2191.

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please contact (217) 762-2191. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time for meeting your access need.

Source: Rachel Davidson, 4-H Program Coordinator, University of Illinois Extension

Writer: Maria Lightner, Marketing & Communications, University of Illinois Extension

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