What we're about

Desert Passion is a non-competitive, supportive learning community for photographers. We offer workshops & photography hikes to further your skills, meet ups to build your portfolio while connecting with others, critique forums to get feedback and opportunities to join our team of photographers.

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Spring Guided Photography Hike

Beverly Canyon Trailhead


If you are looking to get more familiar with your camera, as well as learn about nature & hiking in Arizona, this guided hike at Beverly Canyon Trail in South Mountain is for you! This hike will cater to the abilities of every member in the group and will be an easy 2 mile hike (311 ft elevation gain). You will learn about nature photography as well as the geography, history, plant, and wildlife of Arizona. We will meet at the parking lot at Beverly Canyon Trailhead. Location: E Baseline Road & S 46th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85016 Course Level: Beginner/Amateur Tickets: $40 advanced, $45 at the door (or in this case trail) What to bring: camera (any kind), hiking shoes, water, hat, sunscreen About the instructors: ~Paul is a Phoenix native. He is also medically certified and an experienced adventure travel guide who has led trips all over the U.S and internationally for companies like REI Adventures. ~Sara is a professional photographer, who has her degree in photography and now seeks to teach others. She has photographed for brands such as Waymo, Smoothie King, Pei Wei, Tstix Tea and more. Limited spots available! Questions: [masked]

Past events (32)

Free Meet & Shoot - One Lens Challenge

Tempe Beach Park

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