November 1st - 5th, 2024. Arizona, USA


Join astrophotographers Ian Lauer, Cathrin Machin, and 7 other star sisters on a life changing adventure. Experience breath-taking star filled skies as you are gently guided through lessons that will allow you to capture galaxies and nebulas all by yourself!


November 8th - 11th, 2024. Arizona, USA

Cosmic Brush Painting Retreat

Join world-renounced space artist Cathrin Machin under the star filled skies of the Arizona desert as she teaches you her method of creating stunning space art. join us. Settle in a gorgeous private lodge and enjoy delicious meals cooked by a personal chef.

This workshop is perfect for those who say "I can't even draw a stick figure", as well as intermediate artists.

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November 14th - 17th, 2024. Arizona, USA

Advanced Moon Photography Workshop

Join astrophotographers Ian Lauer, Cathrin Machin, and 7 others as we set our sights on Earth’s closest neighbor: the Moon. Experience the beautiful desert landscape as you are guided through lessons that show you how to photograph the Moon like never before, all while leading up to the November Supermoon.

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Spring 2025. Utah, USA

Escalante Overlanding Workshop

This workshop is a true adventure.

You'll off-road to places few people go. You'll hike to alien landscapes. You'll be out in the wilderness under the stars.

Sound like your kind of experience? Join Ian Lauer, Jess Santos, and Ryan Oswald as we teach you nightscape photography in an alien world (AKA the Utah wilderness).

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  • "This was such a great experience - I've never learned this much at a photography workshop in the past!"

    - Sara C.

  • "I learned so much that I felt like a literal human sponge. Your excitement about the shots we got and the end results after edits was contagious. Very literally one of the top best experiences of my life."

    - Nan C.

  • "Thank you for organizing the workshop, it was more than just a high quality training, it was also a place to meet wonderful people."

    -Quy M.

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