7 – 10 November 2021

$1490 (double occupancy)

$1690 (single occupancy)

Joshua Tree National Park is a special places that is certainly far more than just Joshua Tree. There are dozens of amazing landscape, stony terrain, carpet of wildflowers and cactus. Despite it is so close to the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles, but still be somewhere so dark that you can enjoy the night skies!

We have teamed up with our world-class partners at Viking International Photo Tours and Global Elite Photographers to bring you a workshop like no other. Join Jennifer Khordi & Dr. Kah-Wai Lin for this unique photographic adventures to Joshua Tree!

For registration and sign-up, please e-mail me at:

kahwailin (AT) outlook (DOT) com


  • Creative compositions in landscape photography
  • Use of filters and long exposure photography
  • Astrophotography, include milky way and star trails
  • Creative post-processing with Photoshop
  • 1:4 guide to client ratio


We will start our day with the sunrise session. In the afternoon, we will having classes in the lecture room in the hotel. In the evening, we will drive out for the sunset session.

In addition, we will select a clear night to go out to the park for astrophotography. We will be focusing on landscape astrophotography, in particular, the milky way and star trail. If you have more advance gear like equatorial mount for long exposure astrophotography, our photo guide is expertise in deep sky astrophotography and is able to help you to capture beautiful deep sky objects.

The selection of location is depending on the weather. Locations may include Keys Ranch ruins, Arch Rock, Skull Rock, Hidden Valley, Barker Dam, Cholla Cactus Gardenand the endless fields of Joshua Trees.

The workshop will be based in Twentynine Palms, California.

Safety & Medical

Joshua Tree conditions can be rugged and harsh. You will be expected to follow instructions to ensure you are kept safe and out of harm’s way.

You must also advise us in advance and in writing of any illness, injury or pre-existing medical conditions that might reasonably be expected to affect your attendance and participation during the workshop.


The itinerary for our workshop is subject to change at the discretion of our Photo Guides depending on the weather, which can be unpredictable. We will check the weather forecasts and road conditions and plan our day to optimize shooting conditions. We cannot guarantee that we will be able to visit all the locations on the itinerary.

Recommended Photography Equipment

A recommended list of gear will be sent out as soon as you book to give you ample time to prepare for your adventure.

Terms & Conditions

Please refer to the Booking Terms and Conditions.

Booking with Kah-Wai Lin Photography LLC (New Jersey, USA) indicates acceptance of the Terms and Conditions as outlined.

Workshop Details

Total Price

US$1490 per person double occupancy.
US$1690 per person single occupancy.

Group Size

Maximum 10 people



Full Payment

90 days prior to the workshop starting date.

Meet the Guides

Dr. Kah-Wai Lin

Jennifer Khordi


  • In-depth, small group astrophotography instructions
  • Transportation inside Joshua Tree National Park
  • Park admission fees and permits
  • 2 nights of hotel accommodations (double occupancy)
  • Post-processing and image critique sessions

Not Included

  • Transportation to Joshua Tree National Park
  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities