Join our skilled photo team of instructors for five fun-filled days in Durango, CO. This will be an ideal time to advance your photography and equipment knowledge as instructors with many years of professional experience will be there to answer all of your questions and share tips to improve your images.
Here's some things we'll be doing:
Milky Way night photography and light painting in a dark sky area near Durango.
Weather basics and helpful links to plan your next landscape photo shoot.
You’ll also learn how seasons and time of day play an important role in creating better photo scenics. Since mid-August is monsoon season in the Rockies, we may have the opportunity to shoot and chase afternoon thunderstorms along with learning how to expose and capture lightning.
We will also create outdoor environmental portraits while we discuss composition and lighting techniques. During the afternoon of Thursday the 12th we will be doing a short review of portfolios during the afternoon and projecting your top 10 images from the workshop after the sponsored dinner.
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We have secured 20 discounted rooms with Doubletree in downtown Durango for attendees along with a personalized booking website (not included with the price of workshop). This is where we will meet on Sunday the 8th and have our portfolio reviews and dinner on the 12th. While we strongly urge attendees to stay with us, you are under no obligation to do so. Durango Photo Retreat
During one of the days while we are in Durango, we are planning to take a ride on the Durango-Silverton narrow gauge train for some great photo ops. You can either join us or use this date to explore more of the Durango, CO area on your own. For more info on the train, please see their website: Official Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Train
Please review our FAQ’s page for cancellation policy, gear requirement on this page and cancellation policy.
Your Photo Workshop
Your Durango, Colorado photo retreat is in one of the most beautiful places on the planet.
5 exciting Days & 5 wonderful Nights.
Beginning Sunday August 8, 2021 at 4pm until the end of the day on Thursday August 12 after a provided dinner!
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Durango
is where we will meet and you’ll have the opportunity to get acquainted with the instructors, get a description of the week ahead, and socialize with the other participants. We have secured 20 discounted rooms (not included with the price of workshop) for attendees along with a personalized booking website.
Bring your gear!
Must have a DSLR with ISO 3200 or higher. Must have a lens thats 35mm or wider with f3.5 or lower (f2.8, f1.8, f1.4), and that lens MUST have a little window showing the infinity ∞ symbol. Must have a sturdy tripod (ballhead joint preferable).
We've got this!
- Small class size
- Beautiful locations
- 3 experienced instructors
- Relaxed & energetic teaching style