Come camp with us and sharpen your photo skillsDaily photo outings to interesting sites around Tucson.Daily happy hourEvening presentations by professional photographersOne on one helpSomething for everyone including Cellphone and Point and shoot photographersDownload PDFRegister HereDownload PDF
All Escapees members and their guests are invited!
Daily Schedule (Tentative)Thursday: March 7th. Arrive on site* … 4:00 - Happy hour … 6:45 - Welcome … 7:00 - Astro Photography by Adam Woodworth ... Q&A - get your questions answered.Friday: March 8th. Daily photography in the field … 4:00 - Happy hour … 7:00 - Nature Photography - How, Where, and When by Stephen Vaughan . . . . Nature photography is a passion for millions of people. Why are some people so successful at creating spectacular images and others not so much? Why can we be standing at the same place and walk away with photographs that look so vastly different? Join Steve Vaughan as he shares “the secret” to capturing outstanding nature images. … Q&A - get your questions answered.Saturday: March 9th. Astro photography Milky Way shoot in the wee hours of the morning … Daily photography in the field … 4:00 - Happy hour … 7:00 - Free photo editors for Windows and Mac. plus 3 Android camera apps with unique features. Q&A - get your questions answered.* Early arrivals welcome. Lou will arrive about 2 weeks early to scout interesting photo locations and you are welcome to join him with this. You may also stay one additional day. The night of March 11th is the last open camping night before Escapade. All campers must leave the morning of the 12th!
Adam Woodworth is a landscape photographer originally from Kittery, Maine, and he now resides in Lubec, Maine. He has had a love of photography for over 20 years, and since 2008 he has focused on landscape photography. His goal as a photographer is to create compelling images using high quality tools and techniques. His attention to detail as a long time computer programmer is not lost in his photography and fine art printing.Adam regularly works with Nikon on reviewing cameras and lenses, and has spoken at their booth at the PhotoPlus Expo in New York City in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and at the CES expo in Las Vegas in 2018.Adam has articles and images published in numerous notable magazines and publications.More info here and here
Stephen Vaughan is a professional photographer and ornithologist. He has been photographing and studying natural history for more than 40 years. His photographs have been published in numerous books, magazines and calendars from publications including National Geographic, Audubon, National Wildlife, Sierra Club and Arizona Highways. More info here and here
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Hello everyone, I organized and am your host for Photo Rendezvous in the Desert.On Saturday, March 9th, I will be presenting a program titled:
TARGET AUDIENCENovice and intermediate photographers who primarily use a cellphone for their photography. TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSEDA CAMERA APPthat that does it all! It has all the professional techniques built in that pros accomplish with sophisticated software and computers. And it is whole lot easier to learn! A PHOTO EDITOR / ALBUM APP that is effective and super simple to use! EMBELLISHING your photos with frames and text. The photos below and embellished with the APPs listed above