A landscape / waterscape photography workshop in Jasper National Park

This workshop is suitable for beginners or anyone who wants to improve their skills on landscape and waterscape long exposure photography. After registering with the workshop, we will have an online meeting to discuss food options and other accommodation options if group camping is not something for you. Instruction and guiding is fully customizable with time and locations.

Main campsite TBA in Jasper National Park. Within the 4 days / 3 Nights workshop, we will explore many different locations in Jasper National Park. Most of these locations are far from any shop or restaurant. And we will prepare in advance in order to pack food, or be able to cook during our travels.

Where: Jasper National Park
When: Aug 1 – Aug 4, 2021
Maximum # of Students: 5
Price: USD$700

*Join 2 programs with Nightscapes Photography in Banff National Park at a discount price of $USD1250

What’s included:

  • 3 nights camping in a large tent with 4 others
  • Location Guiding & In-Field Instruction
    • Composition
    • Long Exposure with ND Filter
    • Long Exposure at Night
    • Panoramic Shooting Techniques

What’s not included:

  • Transport to Jasper
  • Travel/Trip Insurance (highly recommended for those traveling by air)
  • Photo Gear Insurance
  • Cameras, Lenses, Tripods, etc
  • Entrance Fee – we typically make use of the national park passes many people already have
  • Sleeping bag and sleeping mattress
  • Food
  • Cooking gear


  • Transportation getting to the event is not included
  • Transportation during the event is not included as people often like to ride in their own vehicles for flexibility and for easy access to their gear
  • We encourage carpooling to minimize the number of vehicles we take into the national parks

Equipment requirement:

  • DSLR camera or Mirrorless Camera (Full frame camera body is recommended) ○
    • Live-View – Camera should be capable of Live-View which allows users to compose and see a preview of an image on screen display
  • Wide angle lens (24mm or wider recommended)
  • Neutral Density (ND) filter (highly recommended)
  • A steady tripod
  • Batteries & Charger
  • Memory Cards
  • Remote Trigger (recommended)

To Join The Program:

Email your interest in attending and receive more information on specifications to: info@realideasstudio.org.

Any participants who would like book and have their own campsite or at a local hotel for accommodation. Below are some options:

Hotel in Jasper:
Tonquin Inn
Jasper Inn
Mount Robson Inn

Campground options:
Wapiti Campground
Wabasso Campground
Snaring Campground