Photography Workshops

Eastern Sierra in Fall: Crags and Colors

Eastern Sierra Photography Workshop

California’s Sierra Nevada mountain range drops off dramatically into the high desert country of the Eastern Sierra. From towering granite peaks, to picturesque lakes, to fantastic forests, the scenic and varied landscapes are a photographer’s delight. This Eastern Sierra photography workshop will visit such icons as Mono Lake, the Alabama Hills, the Owens River Valley, groves of quaking aspens, and much more. Join us as we photograph the incredible scenery of the east side.

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Yosemite: Fall Color

Yosemite Photography Workshop Fall Color

Without a doubt Yosemite is among the most beautiful places on the planet. Its towering granite cliffs, thundering waterfalls, epic views, and unspoiled backcountry make it a world-class destination for photography. Join this multi-day workshop to create wonderful images of Yosemite’s breathtaking icons while also exploring the beauty of the park’s lesser-known locations.

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Death Valley: The Desert Landscape

Death Valley Photography Workshop

Death Valley is the lowest, driest, and hottest place in North America. Its extreme geology provides otherworldly photography opportunities that are unique unto themselves. Its salt pans, sand dunes, and cracked earth textures are a feast for the eyes and the camera. Join this multi-day workshop to explore, shoot, and enjoy this fascinating and beautiful desert landscape.

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California Coast

California Coast Photography Workshop

Central California boasts some of the finest coastline in the world. This intersection of rock and water contains an endless array of fascinating rocky points, arches, sea-stacks, and sandy shores. From the dramatic beauty of the Santa Cruz coast, to the incredibly glassy reflections of San Gregorio State Beach, it’s heaven on earth for seascape photographers. Join us on this 2-day workshop as we explore and photograph this world-class coastal environment.

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New Zealand, 12-Day South Island Spectacular

New Zealand Photography Workshop

2017 Dates TBA

New Zealand. Aotearoa. Land of the long white cloud. No matter what you call it, New Zealand will leave you speechless with the beauty of its mystical fjords, pristine beaches, and glacier-carved mountains. Join seven other adventurous photographers on the trip of a lifetime through the dramatic landscapes of New Zealand’s South Island. From the stunning grandeur of Milford Sound and the soaring peaks of Aoraki National Park to the unreal azure of Lake Pukaki and the scintillating vibrancy of the stars above Tekapo, this 12-day workshop will provide photographic opportunities on an epic scale. The photography will be incredible, the scenery breathtaking, and the memories will last a lifetime.

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High Sierra Summer Monsoon


California’s Sierra Nevada mountain range was famously called “the Range of Light” by John Muir for the endless dance that light performs on the range’s peaks. The Sierra Nevada is characterized by massive granite mountains, picturesque lakes and rivers, and rich forests. The scenic and varied landscapes are a photographer’s delight. In addition, mid July often brings the monsoon and thunderstorm to the Sierra, making for exciting and dramatic conditions for photography. This High Sierra photography workshop will visit such grand locations as the Little Lakes Valley, Tuolumne and Dana Meadows, 20 Lakes Basin, Mono Lake, Convict Lake, groves of quaking aspens, and much more. Join us as we photograph the spell binding scenery of the High Sierra.

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The Palouse and Eastern Washington


The rolling, manicured agricultural fields of eastern Washington tap into some serious “Americana”. This area, often referred to as the “Palouse” is actually an expansive area filled with old farmsteads, dilapidated houses, farm equipment, and often dramatic skies. Come explore the rural landscapes of this scenic region!

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About Josh

About Josh CrippsI have a thing for nature, the more beautiful the better. In my search for the most amazing locations on the globe I hike, camp, backpack, wade, swim, and climb to create photos that show how spectacular Planet Earth can be.

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Living Landscapes: A Guide to Stunning Landscape Photography

Order your copy of Living Landscapes: A Guide to Stunning Landscape Photography

Living Landscapes will help you move past the point, click, and hope approach to landscape photography. You’ll learn how to capture stunning landscape photos you’ll hang on walls – not hide in albums – by mastering the craft, the tools, and the creativity needed to create stunning and engaging landscape photography.

Loving Landscapes: Landscape Photography Workflow and Post Processing

Loving Landscapes

Start creating breathtaking works of landscape photography that people will fall in love with. If you’ve ever been frustrated that the landscape photos from your camera don’t portray the magical scenes you witnessed, then this is eBook will open up a new world of creative possibilities…

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