Rocky Mountain National Park

When: August 6-8, 2021

Style: Astro-Landscape

Deposit:  $625.00 (40%)

Total Tuition: $1565.00

Activity Rating: Moderate

Max Students: 10

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  While Rocky Mountain National Park is not rated as a "Dark Sky Park" it is might as well be!  At night, the stars twinkle and dance above the Rockies in truly awe-inspiring spectacle that is a must see!  Combined with the striking landscapes of Rocky Mountain National Park, the resulting images that you will capture of the night skies above Rocky Mountain National Park will blow you away!

  Join us for this adventure into the Jewel of Colorado for an unforgettable workshop!  We would love to share in the beauty of this landscape and these night skies with you!

WHAT'S INCLUDED IN TUTION?

Your tuition for this workshop covers the following:

  • Two Nights Lodging (Additional Nights Available)

  • Meals from the First Day through Final Day

  • Transportation During the Workshop

  • Guide Service

  • In-Field Photography Instruction

  • Classroom Instruction

  • Classroom Materials

  • Time and Talent of Professional Instructors

  • Park Fees

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED IN TUITION?

Tuition DOES NOT include the following:

  • Travel to and from Estes Park, Colorado

  • Travel to Host Hotel / To Airport

  • Meals outside of those provided

  • Incidentals

  • Travel and/or Equipment Insurance

WHAT SKILL LEVEL IS REQUIRED?

None!  Our workshops are specifically designed to catered to photographers of ALL SKILL LEVELS!  We simply ask that you bring all recommended and required equipment with you to get the most out of this workshop!

WORKSHOP ITINERARY

Day 1 - Friday, August 6, 2021

  • 12PM - 5 PM Meet in Hotel Conference Room

    • Initial Introduction​

    • Overview & Orientation

    • Classroom instruction

      • Camera Operations and Techniques​

  • 5PM - Break for Dinner

  • 7PM - TBA  - In-Field Shooting and Instruction

Day 2 - Saturday, August 7, 2021

  • 11AM - 5 PM Meet in Hotel Conference Room

  • Classroom instruction

    • Post-Processing

  • 5PM - 7PM Break for Dinner

  • 7PM - TBA - In-Field Shooting and Instruction

Day 3 - Sunday, August 8, 2021

  • 10AM - 5 PM Meet in Hotel Conference Room

    • Classroom instruction

      • Post-Processing​

      • Final Image Editing

      • Preparing for Print

      • Image Review

    • Final Wrap Up

WHAT GEAR DO I NEED?

The following is the basic gear you will need for our workshops.  When you register you will receive a specific gear list by email.

  • DSLR or Mirrorless Camera

  • Wide Angle lens capable of at least f/2.8

  • Quality, Sturdy Tripod

  • Wired or Wireless Intervalometer

  • Memory Cards & Card Reader

  • Camera Batteries

  • Laptop Computer (PC or Mac) with at least:

    • Adobe Lightroom Classic​ (latest version)

    • Adobe Photoshop (latest version)

  • Equatorial Tracker 

    • Not required, but if you have one, bring it!​

  • Quality, climate appropriate clothing

  • Quality footwear with ankle support

WHERE ARE WE STAYING?

We are staying just south of Estes Park at a gorgeous lodge that is part of the YMCA of the Rockies!    Here's the address:

YMCA of the Rockies

2515 Tunnel Road

Estes Park, CO  80511

This workshop INCLUDES two nights lodging at this hotel.  Once you register, you DO NOT need to call the hotel to set up your accommodations.  We will take care of that for you!

If you would like additional lodging nights, simply let us know on our registration form when you register for this workshop.  Additional lodging nights will be added to your final tuition payment at a rate of $208.00 per additional night.

We will host the workshop out of the YMCA of the Rockies Conference Room.  

WHAT IS THE ACTIVITY LEVEL LIKE?

Students should be prepared to be on their feet during in-field instruction and should be able to walk/hike for at least 1 mile over relatively even terrain or through mild elevation gains.

Most of our workshops do not require a great deal of hiking / walking and most time our shooting locations only require us to travel less than 1/2 mile. But, if you can walk / hike at least a mile, you will be set for our workshops!

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THIS WORKSHOP?

  This workshop is for photographers of ALL SKILL LEVELS who LOVE the night sky, stunning landscapes and have the desire to capture amazing images all while improving their abilities as an artist!

  Our workshops are designed to TEACH first and foremost!  If you are looking to learn and grow as a photographer, our workshops are the right choice for you!

HOW DOES TUITION WORK?

The total tuition for this workshop is $1565.00.  A 40% deposit of  625.00 is required to reserve your slot.  This deposit is NON-REFUNDABLE* and will guarantee you a slot in the workshop.

 

Final tuition payments are required by  July 1, 2021.

Transactions are completed via PayPal and are Secure Transactions.  You do not need a PayPal account to complete your registration.

If you would prefer to fulfill your tuition in an alternate manner, please email tony@319photography.com to arrange this.

*Exceptions may arise due to unforeseen occurrences.  These will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

IMPORTANT STUFF WE SHOULD TELL YOU ABOUT

319 Photography, LLC. is certified and authorized by the National Park Service (NPS) to host and conduct photography workshops within National Parks.

319 Photography, LLC. is First Aid and CPR certified through the American Heart Association and we carry medical supplies with us during our workshops.

Our transactions are secured via PayPal for your peace of mind!  No PayPal account needed!

Your personal information is secure.  319 Photography, LLC. grantees that we will never sell or otherwise provide your information to anyone.  Any information obtained from you will be used solely by 319 Photography, LLC. for administrative, advertising, and contact purposes.

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