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Night Photography Workshop – Alberta, Canada

Perfect your night photography with us in Canada’s West Coast.

In this night photography workshop we will take a look at some of the technical details of photographing at night or in the dark.

Odell Gas Station on Route 66 photographed at night

Night Photography: Odell Station on Route 66

These are some of the things we will cover in this night photography workshop:

  • how to photograph at night using long exposures
  • what equipment you need for night photography
  • the technique of painting with light
  • using alternative sources of light to your advantage
  • using a small flash(es)
  • do's and don'ts
  • look at sample images using all these techniques
  • what problems you might encounter and how to solve them

Do you want to learn how to photograph the Milky Way? Or maybe you want to capture star trails and paint with lights?

Then join us for this special night photography workshop in Alberta,Canada, and learn the different techniques of photographing at night.

Over the course of this 5-day workshop, we will cover everything you need to know to begin taking epic night time shots. From using long exposure to capturing the perfect sunset we will guide you through it all.

We will even help you to choose the right equipment, and teach you how to set it up.

And as a special treat, we may even be able to capture the Northern Lights in all their magnificence. While Canada is perfectly situated for photographing the Aurora Borealis, this incredible display of nature's magnificence is wholly dependant on the sun, so we can't guarantee it. However, if we do encounter it, we'll show you how to get great night time shots

This workshop will be 2 full afternoons of instruction, 2 nights of shooting and practicing the techniques you've learned and a final afternoon of image review and Lightroom processing techniques.

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    Just a quick note on how happy I am that I placed my name on the waiting list for the Morocco trip. It really gave me first opportunity to fill in a vacancy before a notification was sent out to the public. By receiving first notice, l able to join the trip to Morocco, and have a very memorable experience.

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    Tours With Available Spots

    Here is our list of current tours and workshops with available spots in them. Then, below that is the wait list form.

    This allows you to confirm there is a spot available before asking to be put on the wait list

    Vietnam Photo Tour, March 28, 2019: 2
    Scotland Photo Tour May 15 - 25, 2019: 9
    4-Day Photography Workshop, Alberta Canada, May 2019: 10
    5-Day Wine & Photography Workshop, Okanagan Canada, Sept 2019: 5

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Darlene really knows her stuff

She's patient and instructs in a laid back way that encourages learning. I learned so many things in this workshop including back button focus which will help me with my bird photography.

I look forward to attending more trips, tours and workshops with Darlene.

Mike Perkins

Take Time to Put Your Learning into Action

On all of our Photography Tours and Workshops, we like to focus on putting your learning into practice in real situations.

Each day you will learn new techniques and each evening you will put those techniques into practice. We will be close at hand to troubleshoot and problem solve helping you understand what is required to get the images you want.

We will be there to support your photography journey.

Small group with 1 on 1 support

There is a maximum of 8 people in this workshop.

This small number of students allows for a more intimate group setting. This allows for more one-on-one contact with your instructors.

Each evening we will travel to a different location for an evening shoot. Each will have a slightly different focus. Our afternoons will be spent learning the different techniques for capturing images at night and reviewing the images we took on the previous nights shoot. We will also use this time to learn various post processing techniques in Lightroom and studying examples of great night photography.

Our Photo Tours & Workshops

Click here for our complete list of photo tours of Central America, Africa, Asia and South America, and if you'd like more hands on, photography education, you'll love one of our workshops, held in Western Canada, Eastern Canada, Mexico and soon Asia.

New: East Coast Canada Photography Workshops

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