Starlight in Eastern Oregon

Posted on April 14th, by mspeditor in Classes. Comments Off on Starlight in Eastern Oregon

Mini-Workshop: Photographing the Milky Way

Spray, Oregon July 15-16 2017

Join us far away from the city lights, at Joni Kabana’s PJ Ranch in Eastern Oregon’s John Day River Territory, for a mini-workshop on Photographing the Milky Way.

We will discuss where and when to see our very own galaxy, optimal camera settings, and how best to use Adobe Lightroom CC to coax the best from your images.

Class size is very limited, to enable quality interaction and guidance.

Date: 90 minutes on Saturday evening July 15th + 1 hour on Sunday morning July 16th.

Location: PJ Ranch, near Spray, Oregon

Fee: $150, (Only $100 if registered with Joni Kabana’s Environmental Portrait Workshop that weekend).

Fee includes dinner and breakfast at the cabin, but does not include accommodation.  To secure space in this small group, a non-refundable 50% deposit is required upon registration.

Basic Requirements:

  • Digital camera with a wide angle lens (28mm or wider; wider is better) and the ability to shoot in manual mode
  • Tripod
  • Laptop with Adobe Lightroom (strongly preferrred)
  • Additional suggestions and preparation checklist will be sent upon registration.

Please Note:  Mid-July has an excellent chance of being clear in Eastern Oregon.  If for some reason it’s cloudy, our ‘Plan B’ will be Light Painting.

To register, or if questions, email  Book early, as lodging options fill up quickly!

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