MUSES OF THE WEST

September 1-5, 2022
Paonia, Colorado

Muses of the West is a scenic photography tour that takes place in select locations in the western US with a group of like minded individuals who share a love of shooting artistic nudes outdoors.

ORGANIZER:
Jessa Ray is indeed a muse of the west. She was born in Utah and currently lives in Colorado. She is constantly scouting unique shoot locations everywhere she goes in her travels.

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BASIC ITINERARY

September 2-5 in Paonia, Colorado

COST: $3,000

EARLY BIRD 10% DISCOUNT: $2,700

Included:

  • All model fees (gratuity optional)
  • 3 days of shooting includes 5-6 hours each day
  • 4 nights of lodging in the charming Local Nomad Paonia Hostel. Rooms are first come, first serve.
  • Healthy breakfast buffet, sack lunches, snacks, water, welcome dinner and farewell dinner. All prepared by our chef Greg. Plan accordingly for specific food/drink needs.
  • Transportation to and from shoot locations.
  • 5 or 6 locations within a few hours of home base.

Locations Options Include:

  • Red rocks
  • Desert attractions
  • Sand Dunes
  • Abandoned sites
  • Rocky streams and rivers
  • High mountain lakes
  • Rocky Mountain Forest

Be sure to bring hiking gear and be prepared to hike at least 2 miles round trip on uneven ground & in the sun.

APPROXIMATE SCHEDULE

This tour will be limited to 6 photographers

Price does not cover travel costs to/from airport or any alcoholic beverages. Photographers are responsible for their own flights. 

Day 1
Thursday, September 1
4pm check in & arrival time
5:30-8pm Meet & Greet Dinner
Day 2
Friday, September 2
7-9am breakfast
10-12pm shoot in the hostel to get acquainted.
2pm Leave hostel and head towards evening location.
4pm-7:30pm Desert & sunset shoot location.
Day 3
Saturday, September 3
7-9am breakfast
9am Head to the mountains for a day trip.
11-4pm approximate shooting time.
6pm Dinner of your choice..
Day 4
Sunday, September 4
6-9am Sunrise shoot
Midday break/siesta time
1-4pm Final location
5-8pm Farewell Dinner
Day 5
Monday, September 5/Labor Day
Departure day. Checkout by 11am.
PAYMENT OPTIONS: We accept credit card payments as well as Paypal. We also accept direct bank transfers; please contact jessaraymuse@gmail.com to pay via transfer.

REFUND POLICY: Due to the high overhead costs, we can only provide refunds if we are able to rebook your spot with another photographer.

 

Private tours with 1 or more models available at $800 per day per model.

Sign up before July 17 for early bird pricing of 10% off!! 
More tours to come!
May 25-29, 2023
July 13-17, 2023
Aug 31- Sept 4, 2023
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ATTENDEE FORM

We look forward to working with you.

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