Santa Fe Photographic Workshops

»See What We've Got For 2011 Winter/Spring

© Norman Mauskopf© Norman Mauskopf; Norman will be teaching the Photographic Composition and Design workshop March 20-26, 2011

From January to May, 2011 we offer 64 workshops in Santa Fe and Around the World. And now all the details—complete course descriptions, instructor biographies, information on who should attend, costs, and online registration—for our 2011 Winter/Spring season are live on our web site.

We are excited about our inspiring range of workshops, and about the great line-up of new and returning instructors including Sylvia Plachy, Doug Menuez, Ami Vitale, Peter Yang, Catherine Karnow, Alan M. Thornton, Jennifer Spelman, David Robin, Bobbi Lane, David Michael Kennedy, Leasha Overturf, Tony Bonanno, and Sean Kernan, to name just a few!

Browse through the workshops online or download our new "catalog lite" (only 1.1 Mb) »


»Photograph Some Of America’s Most Spectacular Wildlife

© Scott Frier
© Scott Frier

Over 50,000 birds spend the winter months on the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge. Join Scott, a former chief expedition photographer for the Cousteau Society, for this golden opportunity to have your entire creative process take flight

The Birds of Bosque del Apache
with Scott Frier
January 10 - January 15, 2011
Workshop begins in Socorro, New Mexico and concludes in Santa Fe. 

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»Give Yourself The Gift Of Mentorship

© Arthur Meyerson
© Arthur Meyerson, one of our 18 mentors

Kick off 2011 with a fellow, and very talented, photographer at your side. Whether you’re a beginner, an amateur, or a professional, working one-on-one with a mentor will set you on the path to realizing your photographic goals.

From developing a business plan to building a stronger portfolio, or simply getting a grasp of your style, one of our 18 eminently qualified mentors will help you get there. And our Mentorship Program connects you our talented photographer instructors from anywhere in the world.

Learn more about our Mentorship Program »


© Rick Allred
© Rick Allred


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© Dianne Duenzel
© Dianne Duenzl, participant in "Expressive Digital Landscape in Black and White" with Carlan Tapp, March 2010

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»Start the new year off right

© Rick Allred
© Rick Allred

Flash and Lighting: Joy Beyond the Basics of Digital Photography
with Rick Allred
December 6 - December 10, 2010

Tackle the technical monster, play with speedlites and strobes, and gain consistent control over the “feeling” of your images.

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© Jennifer Davidson
© Jennifer Davidson

Beginning Photography Using Digital Cameras
with Jennifer Davidson
January 3 - 7, 2011

Clear up camera confusion and begin mastering the technical, while exploring the creative aspects of photography.

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© Cotton Miller
Lightroom Interface © Cotton Miller

Adobe Lightroom Intensive:
Organizing and Enhancing Your Images

with Cotton Miller
January 7 - 9, 2011

Turn on the power of Lightroom to successfully organize your images and create a smoother digital workflow.

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© Jennifer Spelman
© Memphis Barbree

Basics of Digital Photography
with Jennifer Spelman
January 17 - 21, 2011

Grab control of your camera’s features and expand your creative photographic skills in an energetic and supportive atmosphere.

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© Rick Allred
© Rick Allred

Digital Workflow Essentials: Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop
with Rick Allred
January 24 - 28, 2011

Discover how these applications can minimize your computer time, to maximize the time you can devote to photography!

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© Cotton Miller
© Cotton Miller

Beginning Photography with Photoshop Elements
with Cotton Miller
January 31 - February 4, 2011

Dive into the world of digital photography, get comfortable with the process, and learn to navigate from camera to computer with ease.

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