Southwest Perspectives

Monument Valley Mitten Shadow

Mitten Shadow - Monument Valley

Hunts Mesa

Hunt's Mesa - Monument Valley

Award-winning landscape photographers Suzanne Mathia & Derek von Briesen invite you to join them in capturing the limitless photographic possibilities of the American Southwest.

Adventurous & exciting, focused & fun, our workshops feature world-class destinations and innovative instruction in both the technical & creative aspects of photography from capture to print. We'll transport you to the most iconic and hard-to-reach locations in the Southwest at the best times of the year, with the most up-to-date and accurate weather forecasting available, to insure the very best conditions possible.

Our long-time experience traveling & photographing these locations can be seen in legendary landscape publications like National Geographic, Arizona Highways, Outdoor Photographer and Digital Photo Pro. We are seriously committed to passing on those same skills to you!! If you're looking for a photography workshop that will not only expand your creative vision, technical skills and artistic sense - but be seriously fun as well - you've come to the right place!! Our small class size (never more than 8 people!) - guarantees your learning, enjoyment, comfort and safety.

Full Moon White SAnds New Mexico

Full Moon, White Sands

Sedona Cathedral Rock

Cathedral Rock, Sedona

Sedona Sunset

Sedona Sunset

Sedona athedral Rock Moon

Cathedral Moon, Sedona