Question of Power Mentorship Program

Workshops ~ 2018


Mentorships are designed to assist in the development of specific photographic projects or to expand one's photography skills.  Sessions are conveniently offered through distance learning or on location in New Mexico.  All fees are tax deductible and help support our Greater Chaco Landscape Project through Naamenhnay, Inc. a 501(c3) non-profit foundation.


Distance Learning Mentorship Programs include portfolio reviews, long-term projects, or advancing your photography skills. Distance learning mentorships are based on four SKYPE sessions over three months with assignments designed to meet your personal photographic goals.  Suggested donation is $1425.00.


Private on location in New Mexico sessions are also available at a suggested donation of $800.00 per day.


Making your support work.  All donations help us continue our work on the Greater Chaco Landscape Project dedicated to preserving Chaco Canyon Historic Cultural Preserve from encroaching industry and to provide a voice for the people affected by such industry.  To learn more please visit Naamenhnay Project, Inc. Question of Power


To discuss and plan your mentorship contact Carlan.

Expressive Black and White Landscapes and Fine-Art Digital Printmaking

March 4 - 9, 2018 - Santa Fe Photographic Workshops


Explore the spirit of black-and-white landscapes while building your aesthetic and technical skills.  More information


Smithsonian Photo Journey: Focus on Santa Fe

May 13 - 18, 2018 - Smithsonian Journeys


The distinctive light and red-hued landscapes of Santa Fe, Taos, and Abiquiu once brought  Georgia O’Keeffe and Ansel Adams to the region. Photographers, artists, authors, and  visitors continue to be drawn here not only for the special light, but also for the cultural richness.  More Information


Portraits of the American Southwest

July 8 - 13, 2018 - Santa Fe Photographic Workshops


Document the faces and characters of New Mexico: cowboys, artists, musicians, fifth generation Spanish families, and independent souls.  More Information


Crafting the Spirit of a Portrait

October 1 - 5, 2018 - Santa Fe Photographic Workshops


A portrait is not made in the camera but on either side of it.  Connecting photographer and subject to create the spirit of a portrait.  More Information

"Thank you Carlan for a wonderful experience.  You have a special gift for sharing combined with your creative and warm spirit.  I have been home a week, but a big part of me is still in New Mexico."