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Santa Fe Photographic Workshops

Discover the spirit of place. Capture the soul of a portrait. Refine your personal style.…

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Basics of Exposure and Camera Controls

Ideal class for those who want to go beyond point & shoot photography

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Mentor Series Worldwide Photo Treks

The Mentor Series Worldwide Photo Treks provide an incredible hands-on learning…

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Portrait & Lighting Workshop

Nikon School hands-on workshop on portraits and lighting

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Family Photos—Capturing the Moments

Nikon School's Family Photos—Capturing the Moments is full of tips for taking fun…

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Landscape and Travel Photography

Ideal for those who want to take their travel & landscape photography to the next level

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Summit Series of Photography Workshops

Come to the Summit for the ultimate workshop experience in all areas of…

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Action and People Photography

For those who want to take better people and action photos

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Sports Shooter Academy Workshop

Sports Shooter Academy gives you the opportunity to work with pros in a hands-on…

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Elements of Photography

Ideal class for those who want to take great D-SLR photos

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Top Photography Tips from Nikon School Instructors

Learn photography the easy way, at Nikon School

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DSLR Video 2-Day Workshop

DSLR photographers interested in multimedia and videographers transitioning to DSLR.

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Creative Lighting

For those who want to learn about creative lighting

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Dave Black

Sports and commercial photographer Dave Black is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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Vincent Versace

Fine art, commercial and nature photographer Vincent Versace is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his…

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Jerry Ghionis

Wedding and portrait photographer Jerry Ghionis is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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Shooting Spectacular Sunrises and Sunsets

Jim Harmer’s tips for photographing at dawn and dusk

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Top Tip: If You Want to Shoot Video, Start by Thinking Video

Photographer Nick Didlick on transitioning from sill to…

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Corey Rich

Adventure photographer Corey Rich is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography and multimedia work.

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A Photographic Expedition — Easter Island and Patagonia, Chile

Travel to Patagonia and Easter Island for a photographic…

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One Shot: No Exit

Bill Durrence on ow a simple change can alter a photo’s feeling

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One Shot: Spin Doctor

Mark Alberhasky on why images may work in multiple ways

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Mentor Trekking in Costa Rica with Bill Durrence

A Mentor Series instructor leads a group of photo trekkers through the…

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Group Effort: Growing Your Skills in a Camera Club

Benefits of joining a camera club

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Moose Peterson

Wildlife and aviation photographer Moose Peterson is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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Shooting in Inclement Weather

Corey Rich discusses shooting in bad weather

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Treating Everyone on Set with Respect

Blair Bunting on respecting everyone on set

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Ami Vitale

Photographer and multimedia journalist Ami Vitale is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about her photography.

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Tamara Lackey

Lifestyle portrait photographer Tamara Lackey is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about her photography.

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Cliff Mautner

Wedding and portrait photographer Cliff Mautner is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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What Do You Look for in a Wedding Photographer?

Tips on what to look for when choosing a wedding photographer

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Tips for Photographing Mountains

Making the most of mountains in landscape photographs

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Tips from a Model Turned Professional Photographer

See how photographer Nancy Brown turned a 20-year modeling career in…

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Cliff Mautner: King of Hearts

Cliff Mautner's unique style has made him a successful and in-demand wedding photographer.

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Robin Layton

Fine art/portrait photographer Robin Layton is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about her photography.

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Taking Better Photographs on the Water

Harbors, bays, oceans and rivers all have one thing in common—interesting and…

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Using Shadows for Dimension in Photographs

Joe McNally explains how shadows add dimension

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Using Shadows and Light in Your Photographs

Cliff Maunter on using shadows and light

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Basic Underwater Photography Tips

5 tips to taking better photos under the sea

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Cat Photography: Capturing Cats in Pictures

With a little patience you too can make great pictures of your pet cat or…

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Creatively Photographing Objects Up Close

The idea that less is more can be applied to the subject matter in your photos.

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Lindsey Byrnes on Rock & Roll Photography

Video interview of pro shooter Lindsey Byrnes on photography and getting…

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Virtual Horizon

Electronic Virtual Horizon will help ensure level horizons in your images.

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Joey Terrill

Commercial photographer Joey Terrill is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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Quick and Easy Photography Tips and Tricks

Nikon's Lindsay Silverman offers photo tips

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Sandro

Commercial photographer and filmmaker Sandro is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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What to do When you Need Stills while Shooting HD Video

Shoot simultaneously or save a frame options with the D4 or D4s…

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Taking Better Photographs of the American West

When you get a chance to visit the open prairies, and photograph ranchers…

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Photographing Commercial Assignments with a Sports Angle

Find out how quick veteran photographer John Huet needed to be…

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Understanding Focal Length

Focal length, usually represented in millimeters (mm), is the basic description of a…

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James Balog

Conservation photographer James Balog is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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Reaction Time

John Solano says that for him, photographing weddings is a lot like photographing sports.

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Imagine That

Nope, we didn't make a mistake. The photos you see here were not taken by several different photographers;…

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The Power and Beauty of Bears and Other Animals

When the animal in the viewfinder is a bear, this photographer knows…

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Photograph Family and Friends During the Holidays

The holidays are prime picture-taking time. Get some great tips on…

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Hands On

Lindsay Silverman discusses autofocusing when using teleconverters

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Bill Frakes

Sports and action photographer and multimedia artist Bill Frakes is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his…

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Through the Eyes of a Child

Simple tips for children to learn to take better photos

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Bokeh for Beginners

Have your subjects stand apart from the background with this easy technique

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Bill Coleman: A Long Term Photo Project

Whether shooting the Amish of Pennsylvania or the landscapes of Maine or Italy,…

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In the Moment

Commerical photographer John Huet love to make it up as he goes along.

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Think About Your Subject Before You Begin Shooting

Find out why thinking about your photos can be as important as taking…

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Repeating Flash Lighting Technique

Joe McNally uses the technique of repeating flash to capture the grace of balletic…

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The Importance of Learning Photography Fundamentals

Bambi Cantrell on the importance of learning fundamentals

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The Importance of Pro Bono Work

Sandro speaks to the importance of doing pro bono work

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Photographing the Night Sky: Star Trails

Astrophotography: tips for making great star trail images

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Knowing a Sport Before Shooting

Dave Black on knowing a sport's timing before going to shoot it

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Be Aware of Your Entire Scene

Joe McNally discusses surveying the scene before shooting

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Joel Sartore

Conservation photographer Joel Sartore is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about his photography.

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Dixie Dixon

Commercial and fashion photographer Dixie Dixon is a Nikon Ambassador. Learn more about her photography.

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Jody Dole Photographs Objects that Catch His Eye

See how commercial shooter Jody Dole uses anything and everything to…

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Lessons from a Travel Photographer

Attention to details has helped make Rosanne Pennella the successful travel…

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No Limits: For Better Photos, Think Like a Photojournalist

David Handschuh on thinking like a photojournalist

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How-To Take Great Photos at the Aquarium

Tips for photographing the fish and creatures that live under water

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Photographing the US National Parks

Chris Nicholson on photographing in the US National Parks

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Moiré & False Color

The role of the optical low pass filter in D-SLRs.

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Better Sports Photography

Which settings should you use depending upon which sport you're photographing

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Macro Photography Tips: Photographing Insects and Other Small Creatures

A few quick tips on macro photography

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Composing Photographs

Tips for making better compositions when photographing in the field

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Rich Clarkson: The Right Place at the Right Time to Get the Shots

Rich Clarkson, an acclaimed photojournalist, who…

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The Importance of Composition When Shooting Nature

Pat O'Hara had to go far from home to really appreciate the…

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Polarizing Filters Add POW to Pictures

An Easy to Use Accessory, Polarizing Filters Bring out the Color and Definition in…

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GPS

Embed GPS data in your images and track where you've been.

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How to Photograph a Lunar Eclipse

Learn the techniques needed to shoot lunar eclipses from Mr. Eclipse, Fred Espenak

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Santa Fe Photographic Workshops

Whether your desire is to break through creative barriers or learn the basics of composition, you will be inspired by some of today's most talented and influential photographers and instructors at Santa Fe Photographic Workshops. With over 150 workshops offered each year in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and around the world, the Workshops is a world leader in photographic inspiration and instruction.

Participants of all skill levels travel to magical Santa Fe to engage their passion for photography and hone their technical skills through week-long workshops, weekend intensives, and one-on-one Photography Mentorships. Located in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains of historic Santa Fe, the Workshops' campus provides a tranquil backdrop for the creative journey to unfold in small groups of 12-14 participants.

Year-round workshops cover lighting techniques, personal vision, printmaking, nature, storytelling, landscape, travel, and portrait photography. Mastering digital workflow and image editing software, such as Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom, occur in the state-of-the-art digital facility. Evening presentations by visiting instructors add to the sense of community and camaraderie that infuse the experience. While globe-trotters can grab their gear and join the Workshops for photographic adventures Around the World.

Treat yourself to one week out of the year where you are welcomed by others who are just as passionate about photography.

Visit the Santa Fe Photographic Workshops web site for more information www.santafeworkshops.com

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  3. Intensive: Fine-Art Exploration in Encaustics

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  4. Adventure Photography

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  5. Intensive: Basics of Digital Printmaking

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  6. Intensive: Authenticity—The Process of Photographic Creativity

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  7. The Black-and-White Master Print

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  8. A Natural Eye: Big Sur

    Big Sur, California
  9. Adobe Lightroom Intensive: Organizing and Enhancing Your Images

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  11. Intensive: Basics of Digital Printmaking

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  12. Revealing Portraits

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  13. Adobe Lightroom Intensive: Organizing and Enhancing Your Images

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  14. Intensive: Nikon D750 and D810: Successfully Using Your Camera

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  15. Crafting Light

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  16. A Natural Eye: The Summer Landscape

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  17. Intensive: Flash Fundamentals

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  18. Intensive: Photographing People

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  19. Basics of Digital Photography

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  20. Intensive: Basics of Digital Printing

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  21. Sunsets and Stars at Great Sand Dunes National Park: Capture to Print

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  22. The Color Moment: A Master Class

    San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
  23. Autumn on the Coast of Maine

    Mount Desert Island, Hancock County, Maine
  24. Photographing the People and Culture of Mexico

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