Join us for our 2016 Springtime in the Smokies Workshop




Date: May 11 - 15, 2016    Place Townsend, TN.  Cost:  Christmas Special $650.00

until Jan 15, 2016. then Cost:$725.00. ( Includes Friday night cookout. Please advise of special diet needs)


Townsend Gateway Inn

8270 Tennessee 73

Townsend, TN 37822     Call: 865-238-0123 for reservations use Vinny Colucci for special rate.


Rate / night: Double Queen $76.00 , single king $80.00 , cottages $101.00






                                                                                             Event is SOLD OUT




                                                   Event Schedule   ( Event schedule may change due to conditions) 




Wednsday,11-16      Meet in classroom at 6:45PM    Class from 7:00PM  - 9:00 PM    review of event locations.

                                Review  of camera settings. Please bring a camera and lens to class.


Thursday,12-16      Morning, Sunrise at Cades Cove followed by photographing structures in Cades Cove

                         1- 3pm  Classroom, Subject Filters and how to apply them for our locations.

                                                           Afternoon  wildlife in Cades Cove


Friday, 13-16                  Sunrise at Clingmens Dome

                             1-3pm Classroom  reviewing Night Photography Q&A

                              Afternoon,Tremont, Photographing water and waterfalls

                              Cookout at Hotel.

                              9pm  Star Photography   Foot Hills Parkway


Saturday, 14-16      Morning Hike to valley for Macro and scenic work of hidden field of wildflowers. 

                               1-3 pm Classroom  Bring Software and Camera techniques plus Q&A

                                Afternoon   Cades Cove Afternoon shoot followed by Sunset at Mortons Overlook.


Sunday, 15-16         Sunrise Cades Cove, Hyatt Lane , 

10:45am                  Classroom bring 3 images for critique.