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Santa Fe

Summer Workshops

Santa Fe Summer Season running since 1990, more than 30,000 participants and instructors have journeyed to Santa Fe Workshops to pursue their passion for photography and writing.

Inspired by the rich culture and picturesque high desert of Santa Fe, The Workshops offers state-of-the-art education in a setting that encourages creativity and the expansion of your technical skills.

Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Cira Crowell

June 24 – 28, 2024
Delve into key characteristics of light, learn how to control your camera and utilize the digital editing tools to express your inspiration in creating evocative black-and-white photography guided by Leica expert Cira Crowell.
Tuition
$1795.00
Fee
$375.00
Tuition
$1795.00
Fee
$375.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Stephanie Johnson

June 24 – 28, 2024
See things differently and reimagine the world around you in this immersive ICM and ME creative photography experience in Santa Fe, New Mexico with Stephanie Johnson.
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$155.00
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$155.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Rania Matar

June 24 – 28, 2024
Master the key elements of the portraiture process including approaching potential subjects, establishing trust, and developing a relationship all the while paying attention to detail, postures, expressions, and the use of the environment.
Tuition
$2195.00
Fee
$350.00
Tuition
$2195.00
Fee
$350.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Jean Miele

June 24 – 28, 2024
Join Jean “Gino” Miele this summer exploring the backroads, high points, and hidden gems of the New Mexico landscape while learning post-processing techniques specific to landscape photography in Adobe Lightroom.
Tuition
$1795.00
Fee
$100.00
Tuition
$1795.00
Fee
$100.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Nevada Wier

July 1 – 5, 2024
Learn how to combine the technical, practical, and creative aspects of travel photography to elevate your creative vision and expand your photographic technique.
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$165.00
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$165.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Jennifer Spelman and Arien Chang

July 1 – 5, 2024
Spend five days immersed in the energy of the street, challenging your newfound street photography skills and building your confidence with longtime friends and photographers Arien Chang and Jennifer Spelman.
Tuition
$2195.00
Fee
$100.00
Tuition
$2195.00
Fee
$100.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Elena Dorfman

July 1 – 5, 2024
Explore landscape photography in new ways with this rare and unique opportunity to experiment with alternative approaches both in the field and in post-production using digital and analog practices.
Tuition
$1895.00
Fee
$245.00
Tuition
$1895.00
Fee
$245.00

with Jeff Phillips

July 1 – 5, 2024
Jeff Phillips guides creators of all skill levels through the complete process of crafting photo zines in this immersive five day workshop held in the book haven of Santa Fe.
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$195.00
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$195.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Ed Kashi

July 8 – 12, 2024
Take part in Ed Kashi’s focused five-day photography intensive directed towards developing a complete, refined body of work, exploring interweaving mediums, poignant subjects, and impactful visual narrative styles.
Tuition
$2395.00
Fee
$55.00
Tuition
$2395.00
Fee
$55.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Jennifer Spelman

July 8 – 12, 2024
In this portrait photography workshop centered around the culturally diverse streets of Santa Fe, Jennifer Spelman, in collaboration with the International Folk Art Market (IFAM), demonstrates approaches to engage individuals, assess conditions, and develop a personal connection.
Tuition
$1795.00
Fee
$100.00
Tuition
$1795.00
Fee
$100.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Mark Klett

July 8 – 12, 2024
Spend a week exploring the photobook with Mark Klett as he works with participants to examine the current state of photographic book publishing while helping to create their own self-published photobooks.
Tuition
$1895.00
Fee
$95.00
Tuition
$1895.00
Fee
$95.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Xuan-Hui Ng

July 8 – 12, 2024 (spaces available)
July 15 – 19, 2024 (waitlisted)
Discover and explore nature’s embrace in Santa Fe, New Mexico as Xuan-Hui Ng shares her techniques for photographing nature, including her use of natural light, shadows, reflections, rain, snow, and mist to simplify and add texture to the images.
Tuition
$2395.00
Fee
$200.00
Tuition
$2395.00
Fee
$200.00

with Katie McCurdy

July 8 – 12, 2024
Learn the tools and concepts behind artful, high-level portraiture. Kate McCurdy shares her editorial portrait and in post-editing expertise, covering all creative and professional aspects of the industry.
Tuition
$2095.00
Fee
$385.00
Tuition
$2095.00
Fee
$385.00

with Nick Merrick

July 15 – 19, 2024
This in-person workshop instructed by Nick Merrick held in Santa Fe is designed for photographers with experience in architectural photography and will cover both the technical and aesthetic elements related to architectural photographic techniques.
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$100.00
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$100.00

with Susan kae Grant

July 15 – 19, 2024
Cultivate a new photo book idea or progress existing works-in-progress during this hands-on immersive workshop creating photographic books that are as diverse in style and direction as they are in technique.
Tuition
$2295.00
Fee
$190.00
Tuition
$2295.00
Fee
$190.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Kristi Odom

July 15 – 19, 2024
National Geographic contributing photographer Kristi Odom guides participants through a comprehensive exploration of macro photography including lighting techniques specifically tailored for macro shots.
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$80.00
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$80.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Leanne Trivett S.

July 22 – 26, 2024
Photographing botanicals, learn new camera techniques, play with abstract, and explore ICM and multiple exposures in this new immersive, hands-on workshop in Santa Fe.
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$200.00
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$200.00

with Lee Anne White

July 22 – 26, 2024
Set in the nation’s oldest capital city, Santa Fe, transcend capturing mere images and delve deeper into storytelling and portraying a profound sense of place in this immersive photography workshop.
Tuition
$2095.00
Fee
$155.00
Tuition
$2095.00
Fee
$155.00

with Julia C. Martin

July 22 – 26, 2024
This hands-on workshop in Santa Fe with Julia Martin, explores both digital and alternative photographic processes in image-making using natural materials while learning how to integrate your work with the earth in a new and sustainable way.
Tuition
$1895.00
Fee
$190.00
Tuition
$1895.00
Fee
$190.00
Santa Fe
– Summer Season

with Susan Burnstine

July 22 – 26, 2024
Join Susan Burnstine in discovering innovative ways to reimagine the world while learning the skills to uncover and identify one’s unique interpretations for a deeper meaning of place regardless of photographic genre.
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$135.00
Tuition
$1995.00
Fee
$135.00