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Customized One Day Tour/Workshop with Bodhi
Jan
1
Dec 31

Customized One Day Tour/Workshop with Bodhi

  • Bodhi Smith Photography

You can obtain the professional photography services of Bodhi Smith for 24-hour periods at a flat rate fee of $495/day (plus any transportation and modest lodging expenses for Bodhi and yourself if applicable) which is customized specifically to meet your own personal needs as a photographer: long exposure photography, using GND and ND filters, seascape photography, astrophotography, editing workflow, location planning, printing, scouting, locational guiding...anything you need in any commbination to meet your needs

You can have the services of Bodhi all to yourself, or share his time and thus split the daily fee with a few friends or family members (just remember, the more people, the less Bodhi has for individual one-on-one personal time with each participant).

Grand American West Tour with Bodhi
Jul
15
Jul 31

Grand American West Tour with Bodhi

  • Las Vegas

For only $4444 USD, (less than $265 a day!BUT SPOTS ARE LIMITED: ONLY 4 LEFT. This featured photography tour, The Grand American West Tour, with be led by Bodhi Smith. From July 15th-July 31th, 2017, (THIS TOUR CAN ALSO BE CUSTOMIZED TO FIT INTO YOUR PERSONAL SCHEDULE!)  this unforgettable 17-day (16 night) experience will take you to the most exciting places that the American Southwest has to offer in Arizona, Utah, Nevada, and California: Famous grand vistas, wild animals, picturesque canyons, pristine desert sand dunes, spectacular weather patterns, tall mountains, unique rock formations, and the luminescent skies at night with billions of stars and Milky Way. These dates were specifically selected for the optimum chances of getting dramatic drama filled skies for sunrise and sunsets as well as dark skies at night for photographing the Milky Way.  

To customize this tour around your own dates and needs, email Bodhi at: bodhismithphotography@gmail.com

A list of some of those locations we will be seeing, experiencing, and photographing (both day and night) first hand are:

  1. Zion National Park (The Narrows and The Subway Hikes)
  2. Kanarraville Slot Canyon and Waterfalls
  3. South Coyote Buttes
  4. Buckskin Gulch (Wirepass section)
  5. White Pocket
  6. Grand Canyon National Park (South Rim and Optional North Rim)
  7. Antelope Canyon (Both Upper and Lower)
  8. Horseshoe Bend
  9. Monument Valley Tribal Park (East and West Mittens, Gump Point)
  10. Natural Bridges National Monument (Owachoma Bridge)
  11. Arches National Park (Delicate Arch, Balanced Rock, The Windows Section)
  12. Canyonlands National Park (Mesa Arch and Aztec Butte)
  13. Dead Horse Point
  14. Capital Reef National Park Backcountry (Temple of the Sun and Moon)
  15. Bryce Canyon National Park (Sunrise, Sunset, and Bryce Points)
  16. Kadachrome Basin
  17. Death Valley National Park (Racetrack Playa, Mesquite Sand Dunes, Badwater, Zabriski Point, Salt Circles)

AGAIN Space is VERY limited. All park fees, passes, guide fees, ground transportation, camping fees/supplies, and motel lodging for the 17-day tour is included for only $4444. Participants need to make their own arrangements for transportation or flights to/from Las Vegas (starting and end point of tour) as well as provide for their own food and beverages.

To customize this tour around your own dates and needs, email Bodhi at: bodhismithphotography@gmail.com

Stars of Joshua Tree Photography with Bodhi
Aug
19
Aug 20

Stars of Joshua Tree Photography with Bodhi

  • Joshua tree

Join Bodhi on Saturday-Sunday August 19-20 for a night of amazing astrophotography and camping under the stars in Joshua Tree National Park, then an entirte morning/early afternoon dedicated to editing images captured the night before...total for this tour is just $495 USD

Click here to reserve your spot:  http://www.bodhismith.com/tour-packages/stars-of-joshua-tree

Included in this tour are all Joshua Tree Park Entrance fees, all camping fees, camping equipment, firewood, campfire dinner, bottled water, and breakfast in the morning. You will need to provide your own transportation to and from where we will be meeting in the town of Joshua Tree, your own lunch on Saturday and Sunday, as well as any snacks you care to eat during your stay. If you prefer to have a hotel room instead of a campsite, then you will also have to pay for and make your own lodging accommodations for that. If you prefer to bring your own chairs, tent, sleeping mat, and/or sleeping bag, please feel free to do so.

Needed for this tour: sturdy boots (no flip-flops, sandals, or tennis shoes), a wind-breaker jacket, a good headlamp, a smartphone, a laptop equipped with Adobe Photoshop CC, a good tripod, a good DSLR with a fast wide angle lens such as a 14-24mm f/2.8, or a 24mm f/1.4, or a 20mm f/1.8, and extra camera batteries.


Apr
29
Apr 30

High Desert Milky Way with Bodhi

  • Twentynine Palms

April 29-30, 2017...The night sky and alignment of the Milky Way will be perfect for shooting Bodhi's type of photography on that evening. The location will be in a remote area of the high desert away from people and city lights. We will be shooting rock formations and arches with the Milky Way over top of them.

For only $295! In this workshop you will learn planning, camera settings, equipment, composition and techniques needed to achieve impressionistic astrophotography. You will also learn how to post-process your images using Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop CC to bring them to life.

You will need to provide your own transportation to and from where we will be meeting in the town of Twentynine Palms, CA. Plus provide your own lunch on Saturday and Sunday, as well as any snacks you care to eat during your stay. If you prefer to have a hotel room instead of a campsite, then you will also have to pay for and make your own lodging accommodations for that. If you prefer to bring your own chairs, tent, sleeping mat, and/or sleeping bag, please feel free to do so.

Needed for this tour: sturdy boots (no flip-flops, sandals, or tennis shoes), a wind-breaker jacket, a good headlamp, a smartphone, a laptop equipped with Adobe Photoshop CC, a good tripod, a good DSLR with a fast wide angle lens such as a 14-24mm f/2.8, or a 24mm f/1.4, or a 20mm f/1.8, and extra camera batteries.

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"You as my observer, and as my critic, bear the responsibility for interpreting my impressions in your own unique way...and thus by doing so, You become a participant in the overall creation of my artwork. I deeply thank you for taking the time to truly see my photography on these pages.  - D."Bodhi" Smith