Joshua Tree by Night

Tour Information

Interested in astrophotography but you are hesitant to try?  Milky Way shots and those mind-boggling deep sky photos in your bucketlist but you don’t know where to start or what gear to use?  

Embark on an astrophotography-focused adventure with our highly-esteemed Global Elite Photographers and be captivated by the splendor of the night skies at Joshua Tree National Park! 

  • Highlights: 
  • Camera and astronomy gear set-up
  • Learn how to capture sharp stars, proper exposure times and image balance
  • Creative compositions with the Milky Way
  • Star Trails in a single exposure
  • Consecutive exposures to stack for a single star trail image
  • The Use of External Lighting to enhance  your night photos
  • Deep sky photos using an astronomy tracker
  • Post-processing and editing 
  • 1:4 guide to client ratio 
  • Exclusive VIP discounts from our partners!

Dates

April 16-19, 2021

Level of fitness

Easy hiking is required to reach some locations

Cost

$1290 per person (double occupancy)
$1490 (single occupancy)

Inclusions:

  • In-depth, small group astrophotography instructions
  • Transportation inside Joshua Tree National Park
  • Park admission fees and permits
  • 2 nights of hotel accommodations (double occupancy)
  • Post-processing and image critique sessions

Exclusions: 

  • Transportation to Joshua Tree National Park 
  • Food
  • Drinks 
  • Gratuities 
Payment Options:
Please note that the full amount is due 60 days prior to tour start
A 3% charge is added when using this service. Please contact us if you would prefer other payment options.

Your VIP Guides

Kah-Wai Lin, MD, PhD
Matt Dieterich