Participant Questionnaire Name * E-Mail * Cell # * Where are you coming from? * Which workshop are you taking? -- 1 - California Coast 2 - Death Valley National Park 3 - Olympic National Park 4 - Palouse Why did you choose this workshop? Have you ever been to or photographed any of the locations in the area? If yes, where? Is there anything specific you’d like to photograph on this workshop?
Photography Experience and Goals How long have you been actively involved in (digital) photography? Do you use the manual modes (A, S, M) on your camera? Do you know how to read a histogram? Do you have any post-processing experience?
How much would you like to work on each of the following topics: Learning more about camera settings (e.g. aperture, shutter-speed, ISO, WB) -- 1- Not at all 2 - A little bit 3 - Somewhat 4 - A lot 5 - Very much Creating dynamic and interesting compositions -- 1- Not at all 2 - A little bit 3 - Somewhat 4 - A lot 5 - Very much Using filters to balance and control light -- 1- Not at all 2 - A little bit 3 - Somewhat 4 - A lot 5 - Very much Post-processing -- 1- Not at all 2 - A little bit 3 - Somewhat 4 - A lot 5 - Very much Due to variable weather conditions we may experience flat, harsh, or boring light during the workshop. Given a choice, would you rather be out shooting and exploring during these times, or inside learning post-processing and doing image review and critique? Would you prefer hiking to a few remote, unique locations, or visiting a multitude of easy-to-get-to, iconic locations? What‘s the farthest distance (round trip) you’d be interested in hiking to reach a worthwhile location?
Have you been on any photography workshops before? If so, how many?
What brand and model camera(s) are you bringing? What focal length lenses are you bringing? What filters or other accessories are you bringing? A sturdy tripod is essential for landscape photography. Are you bringing a good tripod?
Health and Safety Information Your age Are you able to comfortably walk 5 miles over the course of each day of the workshop? Are you willing to walk on slippery, uneven, or wet terrain over the course of the workshop? Do you have any medical, allergies, or dietary conditions we should be aware of? Emergency contact, relationship, and phone # Emergency contact email How did you hear about this workshop? (e.g. internet search, Facebook, Instagram, mailing list, a friend, etc.)