Southern New Mexico Photography Excursion

$1495 usd
$1395 usd
Before Sep 1, 2021
+ available add-ons
Mon Nov 8, 8:00 AM - Fri Nov 12, 1:00 PM (MST)
Las Cruces, New Mexico  

Join us for five days in Southern New Mexico. With a limit of six participants, we will capture images of the iconic Organ Mountains, White Sands National Park, City of Rocks State Park, Lake Valley Ghost Town and Historic Old Mesilla. The price of this photo excursion includes six nights lodging, double occupancy. Single room occupancy is available for a supplemental cost of $300.

Day One

We will begin our week together with introductions and an overview of the locations we will visit and photograph. We’ll spend the remainder of our first morning together reviewing a slide show of the areas we will visit and photograph and discuss lighting conditions and how to make creative images throughout our week together. We will provide you with assignments to build upon throughout our week together. We will conduct constructive photo reviews which will culminate in our end of the week group slide show.

The afternoon, through sunset, will be spent capturing images of the iconic Organ Mountains.

Day Two

We will spend the day exploring and photographing White Sands National Monument through sunset. You will have time to visit the gift shop and museum. A picnic lunch will be provided.

Day Three

We begin with an image review session. Then, we will spend the day exploring and photographing City of Rocks State Park, lingering long enough to capture some night imagery. A picnic lunch will be provided.

Day Four

We will spend the day exploring and photographing Lake Valley Ghost Town and Back Country Byway, stopping to visit the village of Hillsboro. A picnic lunch will be provided.

Day Five

We will begin our day with a review of our week together and a group slide show of images captured throughout the week. We will then spend the remainder of the day in the historic village of Old Mesilla where, after a group lunch, you will have the remainder of the day to capture images of this unique village.

Cancellation Policy:

If for some reason you must cancel your attendance at this photography excursion you must do so no later than 12:00 Noon, Friday, November 5, 2021, to receive a full refund. Cancellations received after this deadline will be charged one night lodging cost plus an administrative fee of 3.5% of the total funds deposited for this excursion.

Lanny Wagner

Photography Instructor and Guide

Steven W Martin

Photography Instructor and Guide
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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