Ask about our personalized classes!

Classes available now from Mountain View, CA and from Mammoth Lakes, the heart of the Eastern Sierra, starting in June 2021.

One-on-one or small group (up to 3 students) classes taught by Tim Aston. Most classes begin in a classroom setting and move to the field for application of skills.

You choose the topic, which can include:

  • Getting to know your camera/basics
  • Focusing & focus stacking
  • Exposure
  • Composition
  • Post Processing Software
  • Printing
  • Astrophotography
  • Scouting locations


For people who:

  • Want to rediscover their passion for photography using new technology
  • Want to learn from a compassionate, professional teacher of high school students (such patience!)
  • Want to build technical skills to capture what their eyes see
  • Want to find their photographic vision


Field and Classroom: $95/hour

Zoom Session: $75/hour

All Day Sessions: $600/day

Overnight Backpacking: $800/day