$50 HALF-DAY SONORAN DESERT LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAHY WORKSHOP:
Join Conor Quinlan on either October 13th or 14th and learn how to capture the Sonoran desert the way it was meant to be captured; with your creative eye. In this workshop participants will learn how to capture great images straight from the camera in a unique ways through the use of composition, lighting, and camera techniques.
DATES: October 13th or 14th, 2012
TIME: 3pm to Dusk
PRICE: Only $50 per person, $20 DEPOSIT REQUIRED (see payment for details)
LIMITS: Max: 10 people, Min: 4 people
WHERE: Meet at the base of the Catalina Mountains in Northern Tucson. More details on exact location once signed up.
This 5 hour workshops will include:
1. A Presentation on composition, lightning, camera techniques
2. Extensive coverage on how to use your DSLR in different situations in the field
3. Extensive photographing out in the field at the base of the Catalina Mountains
4. A trip to saguaro national park to capture the beautiful Arizona sunset.
The workshop begins with a short lecture on some of the basic and important aspects of landscape photography but the vast majority of the workshop will be spent outside in the field capturing the beautiful Sonoran desert. During this time any questions about camera control or various techniques can be addressed. Nearly four hours of the workshop will be dedicated to photographing in the field.
The outdoor field experience will begin at the base of the Catalinas; next its a quick 25 min. drive to Saguaro National Park (a lush desert park full of amazing desert plants) to capture the famous colorful Arizona sunset. This area also features stunning petroglyphs.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: Conor Quinlan is a professional photographer and educator with 8 years of experience. He has an extensive background in landscape and wildlife photography techniques and aesthetics. This website contains many galleries with hundreds of photographs all taken by Conor Quinlan, simply click the gallery link at the top to view his images. Conor also currently studies at the University of Arizona as a Wildlife Conservationist.
SIGN UP: Simple click "JOIN NOW" and fill out the form with your basic contact information. Once the form is sent you will be automatically signed up for the workshop: JOIN NOW
EXPERIENCE LEVEL: This workshop is geared towards beginners but any experience level is welcome. More advanced techniques can be discussed on an individual basis in the field for photographers with more experience.
WORKSHOP IMAGES: See images near the bottom of the page to get an idea of the landscapes and vegetation to expect. All the photos below were taken during past workshops.
PAYMENT: Cash, checks or paypal, payment must be made upon arrival or before. A deposit of $20 is required to reserve a spot and should be sent as a cashiers check or cash to the following address:
1707 E Desert Garden dr.
Tucson, AZ, 85719
A deposit is required because in the past individuals have not show up for the workshop.