17328
Mesa Verde Country
Photography of the Four Corners: Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, Arizona
Program No. 17328RJ
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At a Glance

Spectacular land formations and ancient ruins provide an abundance of captivating images in the Four Corners region. Discover the color and history of four states through the lens of your camera during discussions on composition and technique. This course for beginner and intermediate photographers integrates classroom and hands-on instruction. Visit Utah to photograph the magnificent desert vistas of Valley of the Gods and ancient rock art panels. Capture the colorful landscapes of Canyon De Chelly in Arizona. Shoot other-worldly rock formations in New Mexico’s Bisti Wilderness.Your stay in Colorado features photography of the spectacular cliff dwellings of Mesa Verde National Park. Your experience of the ancient ruins and rock art will be enriched by background discussions with an archaeologist, rounding out your understanding of the southwest's history. The capstone event is a multimedia presentation of the best of your week's work.
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Travel to Valley of the Gods to photograph stunning red rock formations and towers.
  • Bring the past to life in your photographs of petroglyphs, a restored underground ceremonial chamber, and prehistoric ruin sites in diverse locations, as an archaeologist teaches about the Ancestral Puebloan people.
  • Learn to master your digital camera and experiment with new techniques, under the personal guidance of your instructor, during morning light and later "golden hour" photo shots.
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