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January 2022

Downtown Los Angeles Night Photography Lecture & Hands-On Workshop

January 15, 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Downtown Los Angeles, 135 N. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 900012 United States
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$25.00 - $125.00

This 2-part workshop includes a live lecture on Zoom on January 11th and a hands-on workshop in Downtown Los Angeles on January 15thShooting in changing light can be one of the most challenging things to master. During this course you’ll learn to capture images from golden hour to blue hour and then night. We will use the beautiful views in Downtown Los Angeles as our subject where we can practice long exposures and bracketing for more interesting and detailed images.…

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February 2022

Mojave National Preserve First Horizon with National Park Photography Expeditions – February 23-26, 2022

February 23, 2022 - February 26, 2022
Mojave

Mojave National Preserve, the third largest National Park in the lower 48, is a land of desert wilderness, episodic rains, abandoned mines, and ghostly ranches. “Get Out There” in our 4-wheel drive vehicles to creatively explore 1.6 million acres of desert wilderness, roads less traveled, big skies, and the amazing ‘Mojave Light.’ Experience the gold of the Kelso Sand Dunes, the bleached white ground of Soda Lake, and the lonely morning skies over the Cinder Cones.  The class will explore…

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March 2022

Mojave National Preserve Masterclass with National Park Photography Expeditions – March 1-6, 2022

March 1, 2022 - March 6, 2022
Mojave

Mojave National Preserve, the third largest National Park in the lower 48, is a land of desert wilderness, episodic rains, abandoned mines, and ghostly ranches. “Get Out There” in our 4-wheel drive vehicles to creatively explore 1.6 million acres of desert wilderness, roads less traveled, big skies, and the amazing ‘Mojave Light.’ Experience the gold of the Kelso Sand Dunes, the bleached white ground of Soda Lake, and the lonely morning skies over the Cinder Cones.  The class will explore…

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April 2022

Wildlife Photography at the Los Angeles Zoo with Karen Schuenemann

April 9, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Los Angeles Zoo, 5333 Zoo Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
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$250.00

Learn how to produce amazing animal imagery in this three-part workshop with award winning wildlife photographer Karen Schuenemann! This is a three-part workshop including a wildlife photography lecture, a hands-on animal photo shoot at the LA Zoo and a photo review, critique session. Over these 3 session, Karen will teach you how to produce some amazing imagery. She will offer techniques that will change your perspective and teach you the nuts and bolts of Wildlife Photography. Karen will not only…

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Astrophotography at Joshua Tree National Park with Stan Moniz

April 30, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - May 1, 2022 @ 12:00 am
Joshua Tree National Park, 74485 National Park Drive
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277 United States
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$300.00

Capture the Beauty of the Night Sky at Joshua Tree National Park with professional adventure photographer and Sony Ambassador Stan Moniz!This event will be held in Joshua Tree National Park, home to some of the darkest skies in Southern California.STAN WILL TEACH YOU THE FOLLOWING: All of the factors necessary to capture sharp stars including proper exposure times and image balance.Creative compositions with the Milky Way and surrounding landscape.The use of external lightning to enhance shadows and highlights to a…

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June 2022

Astrophotography at Joshua Tree National Park: Capturing the Milkyway with Stan Moniz

June 25, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - June 26, 2022 @ 12:30 am
Joshua Tree National Park, 74485 National Park Drive
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277 United States
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$325.00

Capture the Beauty of the Night Sky at Joshua Tree National Park with professional adventure photographer and Sony Ambassador Stan Moniz!This event will be held in Joshua Tree National Park, home to some of the darkest skies in Southern California.STAN WILL TEACH YOU THE FOLLOWING: All of the factors necessary to capture sharp stars including proper exposure times and image balance.Creative compositions with the Milky Way and surrounding landscape.The use of external lightning to enhance shadows and highlights to a…

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July 2022

Alabama Hills Weekend Astrophotography Workshop with Stan Moniz

July 29, 2022 @ 4:00 pm - July 31, 2022 @ 10:00 am
Alabama Hills: Lone Pine, California, 1008 S. Main Street
Lone Pine, CA 93545 United States
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$350.00 - $795.00

This is a perfect workshop for any photographer who is interested in the art form of astrophotography! This weekend workshop will begin with a sunset shoot in the Alabama Hills located in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada. Alabama Hills is known for its stunning rock formations, rounded contours and natural arches. One of the most famous arches, Mobius Arch, almost perfectly frames Mt. Whitney, the highest peak in the contiguous USA. As darkness descends, Sony Ambassador Stan Moniz will…

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