Past Workshops

Alabama Hills Photography Workshop October 19-22, 2017 Trip Report

Alabama Hills Photography Workshop October 19-22, 2017 Trip Report

Alabama Hills Photography Workshop October 19-22, 2017 Scroll down to the end to see the Student Galleries.   This October I had the privilege of leading a group of talented and enthusiastic photographers on a Landscape and Night Photography Workshop in the Alabama Hills.  We had great weather and a couple of clear nights on […]

Point Lobos Landscape Photography Workshop November 6, 2016 Trip Report

Point Lobos Landscape Photography Workshop November 6, 2016 Trip Report

Sunday November 6, 2016 I met up with my students at Point Lobos State Reserve. Point Lobos is one of California’s most iconic locations for landscape photography. Both Edward Weston and Ansel Adams photographed here and created many stunning images of this spectacular park. The workshop began with a visit to the Cypress Tree known as […]

Point Lobos Landscape Photography Workshop October 15, 2016 Trip Report

Point Lobos Landscape Photography Workshop October 15, 2016 Trip Report

Saturday October 15th, 2016: This was the first fall workshop of the season at Point Lobos. It was an incredible day with unusually high surf, some rain and shifting light creating some challenges as well as opportunities for awesome images. In the afternoon we tried to photograph along the rocky exposed shoreline, but the wind and […]


USS Potomac Photo Cruise

USS Potomac Photo Cruise

On Sunday May 22nd, San Jose Camera and Video sponsored a San Francisco Bay Photography Cruise on board the USS Potomac.  About 60 Photographers attended and were treated to some great views of the Bay as well as the opportunity to spend time on and photograph the historic USS Potomac.  The weather alternated between cloudy […]

Death Valley Workshop February 9-12, 2014  Trip Report

Death Valley Workshop February 9-12, 2014 Trip Report

Trip Report: Death Valley Workshop February 9-12, 2014 For this unique workshop adventure I had the honor of being guide and instructor to members of The Villages Camera Club from San Jose.  This amazing group of dedicated photographers includes experienced photographers as well as some beginners.  Whether veteran or novice they all shared the same […]