Yosemite Photography: Autumn Light

Learn photo techniques for every skill level on a guided Yosemite photography tour in the beautiful fall colors.
October 22, 2016 to October 25, 2016

Indulge in the brilliant colors of autumn in Yosemite Valley, where you can take advantage of smaller crowds, incredible foliage and amazing spectacles of light and shadow. Photographers of all levels will enjoy this informative and fun workshop with two renowned photographers, Dave Wyman and Ken Rockwell. Learn their insider discoveries from years of photographing the park as you develop your own unique way of capturing Yosemite’s beauty. Explore many different subjects in the Valley area, including the park’s most famous natural icons. This workshop will commence with an evening social on Saturday, Oct. 22, in Yosemite Valley and will run through midday Tuesday. All camera types (digital or film) are welcome!

The Experience Package includes camping at Upper Pines Campground in Yosemite Valley (Oct. 22-26). Camping is not required to participate. Park entry is also included, as needed. Upgrade your accommodations to stay at Yosemite Valley Lodge (Oct. 22-26), any unused rooms in the room block will be released 45 days before the program. Information about upgrading your package will be emailed after you sign up. View a suggested packing list.

Hiking: Easy; no more than 2 miles a day
Elevation: 4,000'
Experience Package: $429
Photographer Guides: Dave Wyman and Ken Rockwell
Dave Wyman, Yosemite Conservancy expert photography guide

Dave Wyman

Dave Wyman is an accomplished photographer and author of three pictorial guidebooks (“Backroads of Northern California”, “Backroads of Southern California”, and “Yosemite in Photographs”). His photographs and articles have appeared in Outdoor Photographer, Outside, Backpacker, Sky and Telescope, and many other publications. He is an experienced guide, leading tours for environmental organizations and museums, in addition to photography tours and workshops through his company, Image Quest. He enjoys sharing his passion for photography and the outdoors.

Ken Rockwell, Yosemite Conservancy expert photography guide

Ken Rockwell

Ken Rockwell is a talented photographer and host of a popular website for essays, photo galleries, lessons and equipment reviews. Having fully the embraced digital age, Ken is equally adept with traditional 35mm, panoramic, medium and large format photography. An engineer by training, Ken has an artistic eye and is excited to share his knowledge and opinions about photography.