• Route 66 Workshop

    $1,000.00$1,295.00

    WE ARE NOW FULL FOR 2023! Please email me if you'd like to be on a waiting list, or on the list for 2024!

    $3295 per person (based on single occupancy) If sharing a room cost is $3045 per person (save $250 per person) Deposit of $1000 due at registration; payment #2 $1000 due 5/1/23; balance due 9/1/23.

      Maximum 8 attendees per workshop WORKSHOP #1 - St. Louis to Needles - FULL! WORKSHOP #2 - Needles to St. Louis - FULL!   IS ROUTE 66 ON YOUR BUCKET LIST? Join us for a ROAD TRIP! WORKSHOP #1 - Begins in St. Louis, MO (we will cross into Illinois) and travel to Needles, CA, covering all 8 states that the "Mother Road" traverses!

    You will need to arrive in St. Louis, MO on Friday afternoon, Nov. 3, 2023. The workshop will begin with a complimentary dinner on Friday night. We will be staying at the Comfort Inn St. Louis-Airport, so if you are flying to St. Louis, the hotel has a shuttle to pick you up.

    We will have a 12-passenger van that we will all be traveling in together. We'll head out on Saturday morning and cross into Illinois (so we hit all 8 states that Route 66 traverses). Workshop ends at dinner on Friday, Nov. 10th in Needles, CA.

    If you are flying home, we will take you to the Las Vegas airport on Saturday morning Nov. 11th   (NOTE: please do not schedule flights until late morning or afternoon as it is a 2-1/2 hour drive to the airport!!)

    WORKSHOP #2 - Begins in Needles, CA and ends in St. Louis, MO.

    You will need to arrive in Needles, CA on Sunday afternoon, Nov. 12, 2023. The workshop will begin with a complimentary dinner on Sunday night. If you are flying in, we will pick you up at the Las Vegas Airport (must arrive by mid-afternoon as it's 2 hours to Needles).

    The workshop will end Sunday, Nov. 19th with dinner in St. Louis, MO.

    If you are flying home, the hotel has a shuttle that will take you to the airport on Monday, Nov. 20th for travel home.

     

    INCLUDED IN THE WORKSHOP FEE:

      • Welcome dinner first night
      • Transportation throughout the workshop in a 12-passenger van
      • All hotel accommodations during the workshop
      • A couple more meals (still working that out)
      • Route 66 Guidebook and other goodies
      • Water and snacks while on the road
      • Entry fees to any museums or parks we visit (if you have a National Park Pass, please bring it along)

    NOT INCLUDED IN THE WORKSHOP FEE:

      • Travel to St. Louis and home from Las Vegas Airport or Needles for Trip #1 (or to Las Vegas Airport or Needles and home from St. Louis for Trip #2)
      • Other meals
      • Alcohol, incidentals, souvenirs
      • Trip Insurance (HIGHLY RECOMMENDED)
    FULL WORKSHOP REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY can be found at Event Policies, Privacy Policy & Info - Meredith Images.
  • ACCOMMODATIONS during the Barns & Back Roads Workshops Accommodations must be paid in full at reservation $225 per person for 4 nights; $125 per person for shared room 4 nights $175 per person for 3 nights; $110 per person for shared room 3 nights $65 per person per night for 1 or 2 nights. Join Dave and me at our home during the workshops! We have two guest rooms - one with a queen bed, one with two twin beds. PLEASE CONTACT ME FOR AVAILABILITY BEFORE PAYMENT. [email protected] FULL WORKSHOP REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY can be found at https://meredithimages.com/infofaq/workshop-info-policies/
  • Please email me for availability prior to booking. [email protected] Passing through the area and don't have time for a full 3-day workshop? Spend a day with me, one-on-one, photographing old barns and back roads and then working on your post-processing. We can do more photographing or more post-processing - your choice! LUNCH INCLUDED! We also have 2 guest rooms available! Stay the night before your workshop or the night of (or both) - $65/night (see accommodations product to add to your workshop) FULL WORKSHOP REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY can be found at Event Policies, Privacy Policy & Info - Meredith Images.
  • Barns & Back Roads Workshop

    $345.00$645.00
    $645 per person (tax included) Option of paying in full in one payment or Deposit of $345 with balance due 45 days prior to start of workshop (I will send a PayPal Invoice for balance payment). Maximum 3 attendees per workshop Please refer to spaces available below before booking. If you would like to be added to a waiting list for a particular date, please email me at: [email protected] If these dates fill, I may add more weekends. If you have a group of 2 or 3 we can set up a custom date not shown below (email me). NOW BOOKING 2023 SPRING & FALL WORKSHOP DATES April 26-29 (2 spots) May 3-6 (1 spot) May 10-13 (3 spots) Oct. 11-14 (FULL) Oct. 18-21 (FULL) Oct. 25-28 (FULL) Do you love the history and stories of old barns and houses and other roadside finds? We will visit some classic old barns in the Northeast corner of Tennessee as well as properties with old houses and other buildings. We may even find some old cars and antiques! We will do some scenic shots of farms and surrounding mountains, and we can even shoot sunrise right from our back deck! We will help you as much (or as little) as you need to get great images, and we will spend some time editing your captures with instruction on some creative techniques including textures and other software. We have multiple routes that we take, so returning attendees can be sure they will see different locations. They all have great barns and buildings to photograph! We will start our workshop with a complimentary group dinner on the first night, reviewing our plans and getting to know each other. The next 3 days will be filled with photographing and editing. We are scheduled to end at 4:00 on the last day (shooting for a couple hours in the morning, then spending the rest of the time on post-processing - schedule always subject to change due to weather). Optional: We also have 2 guest rooms available (one with a queen bed and one with 2 twin beds). 4 nights/$225 per person or $125 per person for shared room. 3 nights/$175 per person or $110 per person for shared room. $65 per person per night for 1 or 2 nights. If you would like to stay with us, please contact me for availability (accommodations include continental breakfast.) PLEASE NOTE: Carpooling with me is mandatory (that is why the max. is 3 people). Many roads in the area do not have places to park along the road. It is difficult to find a spot for one car - we cannot have more cars on this trip. Non-photography spouses/significant others will not be able to ride along on this particular workshop unless they book a spot. Thanks for your understanding. FULL WORKSHOP REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY can be found at Event Policies, Privacy Policy & Info - Meredith Images.

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