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Tilt Shift Field Workshops

Come join me for a photo tour focusing on the use of a tilt shift lenses. See recent coverage with the Nikon 45/2.8 PC-E.

Contact me about tilt/shift workshops.


  • Meet evening of your chocie of date in late June in eastern Yosemite area; intro and quick shoot.
  • Shoot all day, formally ends 7:00 PM but can continue till dusk.
  • Other dates available throughout the summer.
  • Half-day engagements possible.

Solo option (1 on 1 instruction), 25% discount for 2 participants, 33% discount for 3 or 4 participants (bring a friend). Limited to maximum of four participants. Participants will need a camera system with a tilt lens(es), which means a Nikon or Canon DSLR or Sony A7/A7R system with adapter for Nikon/Canon/other tilt lens. Or something else. Renting is one way to try out a lens.

We will of course look for better light than this daylight image, but how can it be sharp at f/2.8 from under my feet to Lembert Dome in the distance?! Come and learn about the classic way to “cheat” depth of field.

Nikon tilt/shift: Nikon 24mm f/3.5 PC-E, Nikon 45mm f/2.8 PC-E Micro Nikkor, Nikon 85mm f/2.8 PC-E Micro Nikkor.

Canon tilt/shift: Canon TS-E 17mm f/4L Tilt-Shift, Canon TS-E 24mm f/3.5L II Tilt-Shift, Canon TS-E 90mm f/2.8 Tilt-Shift

Schneider tilt shift: Schneider PC TS Makro-Symmar 90mm f/4.5 Lens

Hartblei tilt shift

Contact me to schedule.

Landscape scene employing about 2° of tilt for high sharpness near to far
Nikon D800E + Nikon 45mm f/2.8 PC-E Micro Nikkor
Nikon D800E + Nikon 45mm f/2.8 PC-E Micro Nikkor set at ~3° of tilt
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