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Photographing Wright with Andrew Pielage – Beginner Level (Sold Out)

November 22, 2019 – November 24, 2019
Taliesin West

Hone your photography skills at Taliesin West — one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s most personal creations, with photographer Andrew Pielage. Learn the basics of photography and more, including creative approaches to composition, image framing, and the challenges of light and shadow.

The landmark architecture of Taliesin West is the backdrop for this photographic journey. Local Arizona photographer Andrew Pielage will guide students in capturing the Sonoran Desert as well as the National Historic Landmark and UNESCO World Heritage site.

Students learn the tools needed to best utilize a camera including aperture, shutter speed, and ISO, while applying creative approaches to composition, image framing, and the challenges of light and shadow.

Requirements: Students must provide their own fully manual camera and tripod.

Registration will close at 8 a.m. the Thursday prior to the workshop date. The workshop is subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment has not been met.

Session fees cover all materials and include a $50 non-refundable registration charge. You will receive an optional our of the historic home. Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation members receive a 10% discount on the workshop. Breakfast on Saturday and Sunday, and lunch on Saturday is provided. Must be 18+.


Dates & Times

Friday, November 22 — 3:30 – 7 p.m.

Saturday, November 23 — 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Sunday, November 24 — 6:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Times may vary according to sunrise and sunset times, as well as lighting conditions.


Session Fees Without Lodging

General — $350

Member — $315

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Session Fees With Lodging

General — $700

Member — $630

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