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 Photographing the High Desert

Date/Time: Saturday, December 3, 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Meet at: Big Morongo Canyon Preserve
Fee: $85 JTNPA/PINE member, $95 non member
Instructor: Craig Fucile, Photographer, Instructor
Hike Level: Moderate

Grab your camera and put on your hiking boots for this intensive all-day photo shoot in the Joshua Tree National Park!  Craig Fucile will guide the class in seeing the natural beauty of the park through the camera lens.  The class will begin with early morning light at the Big Morongo Canyon Preserve followed by a mid-morning instructional program at Black Rock Canyon Visitor Center.  The afternoon session will relocate to a special “photographers only” session at Keys Ranch, focusing on how to capture the buildings and historic remnants at this remarkable homestead.  Fucile will share tips on how to record unique rock formations and vast views of the park.  Participants are encouraged to bring a tripod with their camera(s). Sign up soon as the Class size is limited to 12 participants.

Download the course outline:  Photographing the High Desert (Saturday) Fall 2016 for the intinery, time and meeting location.

Please review this pdf package that contains pertinent information about your class, the Joshua Tree National Park, camping reservations and lodging in the area around the park:  enrollment attachments.

If you are a member of JTNPA/PINE you will get a $10 discount off every Desert Institute class. If you are not a member you can become one here.

Please take the time to review our General Class Information and Fitness Levels before registering.

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