The lively presentations by Elinor Stecker-Orel have excited countless photographers, both amateur and professional. Her dynamic talks are crammed with information and brought to life with illustrative slides and demonstration materials. Elinor provides handouts that summarize the information– no need for taking notes. The result is an incredibly enjoyable learning experience. The majority of her presentations are specifically geared to photographers, both amateur and professional. But the fascinating programs on the history of photography and on art criticism will appeal to everyone. Elinor also conducts arts-and-crafts workshops that will delight the participants with useful and fun-to-do projects.