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Photography

Photographers are encouraged to capture the wonders of nature found at Fernwood. Click below to view amazing images of Fernwood on Flickr that have been captured by gifted photographers:

Fernwood Flora, Fauna and Wildlife

Fernwood Gardens Photography

Fernwood Botanical Garden Images

Fernwood Garden Photos

Fernwood Flowers

Fernwood Nature Preserve

Fernwood Photography Club

Meets the first Sunday of each month at 2:00 pm

The Fernwood Photography Club is open to all ages and levels of experience and is non-competitive and low-key with a focus on fun! Each meeting combines a one-hour indoor meeting followed by an outdoor photo shoot. Visit the photography club's NEW website! There is no charge for club participation, although Fernwood membership or admission fees apply.

Contact club organizer, Bob Denny, at bobdenny.fernwood@gmail.com, or 708.305.0958 with questions. 


Bridal Portraits


Weddings and wedding photographs at Fernwood are made especially beautiful and particularly memorable by their setting in Fernwood's wonderful gardens, unique in every season.

You may reserve certain garden areas for weddings and/or photographs. Reservation fees include admission for pre-specified numbers of guests. All of your guests have access to Fernwood Gardens, Nature Preserve, Nature Center, and Art Exhibitions. Fernwood reserves the right to refuse any reservation request and to be the sole judge of how and when its grounds may be used.

Your reservation fees include admission to all of Fernwood for your wedding party and a pre-specified number of guests (300 people maximum). Fees are based upon the total number of people attending the celebration, including bridal party, parents, and guests.

To reserve an outdoor area and/or meeting room for your shower, wedding, or reception, please call the Visitors Center at 269.695.6491, or 
click here to send an email.


Family Portraits

You may reserve certain garden areas for family photographs. Reservation fees include admission for pre-specified numbers of guests. All of your guests have access to Fernwood Gardens, Nature Preserve, Nature Center, and Art Exhibitions. Fernwood reserves the right to refuse any reservation request, and to be the sole judge of how and when its grounds may be used.

To reserve an outdoor photographs area, please call the Visitors Center at 269.695.6491, or click here to send an email. Your reservation fees include admission to all of participants. Please call for pricing.


The following photographers have done work at Fernwood:

da Paparazzi—Scott Tibbles, Photographer, 269.357.1648

Hopkins Studio, 269.471.2904

Jennifer Mayo—Photographic Artist, 269.468.8454 or 312.488.3493

McDonald Studio, 574.232.2003 or 800.335.4823

A Love Worth Telling, 574.287.5171

Captures Life Photography, Danielle Nielsen, 574.339.6272