Zion Photography Workshops & Photo Tours

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Zion Photography Workshops

Our current photo workshop offerings in Utah's Zion National Park include workshops for specifically for landscape, nature, travel, and lifestyle photographers with various skill sets and seeking to grow as an image creator.

Zion 2-Day Landscape Intensive – Fall Photo Workshop

Begin your journey here and learn to shoot like a pro, making beautiful landscape images. This is more than a photo tour - it's an instruction, shoot and critique based photo workshop that focusses on creative vision not just technique.

With it’s towering sandstone walls and verdant rivers, and springs, dry atmosphere and ethereal reflected light, Zion is photographer’s paradise and an ideal location to transform your vision.

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Zion 4 Day Landscape Comprehensive – Fall Photo Workshop

With its famous towering red rock walls and tree-lined streams, Zion National Park is one of nature photographers’ favorite places. And with its cooler temperatures and the cottonwoods and maples at or near peak fall colors in late October, what better time to visit to capture and experience the unique beauty of this desert oasis.

Collaborating with Zion Guru, this 4 day, field-intensive landscape photography workshop is designed to expand your vision, learn desert lighting skills, and gain confidence in your technique to become a better landscape and travel photographer while capturing the majesty of Zion's vertical world.

From our meeting location we venture out to the surrounding environment that is our palette filled with unlimited visual inspirations.

Highlights:

  • Includes group transportation to most shoot locations.
  • Guided & outfitted hike up the Narrows.
  • Focus on creative vision not just technique.
  • Leader with over 20 years working in Zion.
  • Small group. More individual attention.

 
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Zion 2-Day Landscape Intensive – Spring

This is the spring version of the popular fall 2-day landscape intensive photography workshop described above.

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Zion 4 Day Landscape Comprehensive – Spring

This is the spring version of the popular fall landscape and travel photography workshop described above.

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Zion 2-Day Canyon Adventure – Spring

Be part of a canyon photography adventure. This workshop, limited to 6 participants, is for the active and adventurous photographer, looking for a unique off the beaten path photo opportunity that combines landscape photography with the art of documenting adventure sports and travel in 2 beautiful locations.

Teaming up with Zion Guru our group will be guided on an Adventure Canyon Quest in a nearby technical slot canyon. While this hike involves ropes, rappels, and possibly wading through water, this day is designed to maximize photography time concentrating on the canyon’s beautiful flowing sandstone colors textures and patterns in ethereal reflected light. We will also demonstrate and learn simple but effective techniques on the art of documenting adventure sports and including the human element in the landscape.

More information at 'Zion 2-Day Canyon Adventure' in Spring.

Zion 4 Day Landscape Comprehensive – Spring

This is the spring version of the popular fall landscape and travel photography workshop described above.

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Photographer Mentor & Coaching Opportunities in Zion National Park

Other commitments preventing you from attending one of these workshops? Your desired workshop is already full? We offer one-on-one photography instructional classes. You'll receive more concentrated instruction and more individual attention.

With us by your side, you can take advantage of our working knowledge of locations we have passionately photographed for years for fine art and commercial clients. We are an open book and love sharing what we know about creative composition and understanding of lighting to help you capture memorable imagery.

We can work with you on:

  • improving a particular photo technique
  • improving your lighting skills
  • helping you develop your creative vision and personal style
  • mastering the operation of your digital SLR
  • getting the most out of your images in post processing
  • professional development

 
More information can be found at Zion National Park Photography Mentor.

 

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