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  • Kanab, UT March 4-6 2022

  • Experience The In-Person Event Of The Year! March 4-6, 2022
  • Join Us March 4-6, 2022

  • Kanab, UT - The Crossroads of the Southwest


Kanab, UT March 4-6 2022 REGISTER NOW


Experience The In-Person Event Of The Year! March 4-6, 2022 REGISTER NOW

Join Us March 4-6, 2022

Kanab, UT - The Crossroads of the Southwest BOOK NOW

The Outsiders Photography Conference

Kanab, UT March 4-6, 2022

Attend a photography and creatives conference unlike anything you’ve experienced before!  Learn from industry pros in a relaxed environment while catching up on the latest in gear and technology from our vendor partners. Kanab, UT is central to the most scenic areas of the Desert Southwest and is the ideal place to bring together a like-minded community of creatives and outdoor enthusiasts.


Conference Cost: $699. 

- 3 Full Days of Intense Photography Instruction

-Exclusive Paul Nicklen Keynote Experience

-Opening night welcome celebration

- Round-table discussions and 1:1 Small Group Interaction

-Keynote Catered Dinner and Catered Lunches

- Contests, Freebies, and Image Critiques


Outsiders Conference 2022 Keynote and Session Speakers

Paul Nicklen – 2022 Keynote Speaker

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Kanab 2022 Session Speakers

We're excited to announce this incredible lineup for the 2022 conference!

Josh Cripps

Professional photographer and instructor specializing in full-moon images. Learn More >

Mark Denney

Professional Landscape Photographer, instructor and popular full-time Youtuber. Learn More >

Adam Gibbs

International Landscape Photographer of the year 2018. Photographer and instructor. Learn More >

Allan Henry

Atlas Packs Co-Founder and General Manager. Responsible for the overall design and functionality of Atlas products

Huibo Hou

Award-winning Black/White and monochrome landscape photographer. Learn More >

David Johnston

Photographer and host of the popular Landscape Photography Show

Julianne Kost

Digital Imaging Evangelist Director at Adobe. Well known for Photoshop and Lightroom instruction. Learn More >

Lisa Langell

Award winning nature photographer instructor and presenter. Learn More >

Peter Lee

Supporting Canon through it's EOS immersion seminars, workshops, destination workshops, live learnings and national trade shows.

Susan Magnano

Award-winning photographer with over 20 years of experience

Phill Monson

Promoter of outdoor awareness and ethics. Founder of Adventure Responsibly. Learn More >

Jens Nielsen

33 years of experience owning and running one of the most successful camera stores in the United States

Rafael Pons

Co-Creator of the increasingly popular and necessary photography app PhotoPills. Learn More >

Sapna Reddy

Professional photographer, Physician, Global workshop instructor . Learn More >

Ryan Smith

Resident Gallery Artist / Experienced Photography Workshop Guide and instructor. Learn More >

Talor Stone

PhD researcher and photographer and educator based in Pensacola, Florida.

David Swindler

Award winning photographer. Renowned instructor. Founder of Action Photo Tours. Learn More >



Connect with a diverse group of landscape photographers, industry leading pros, instructors and resources all aimed at advancing our shared passion for photography


Capture stunning shots in the exquisite desert Southwest and learn how to elevate your craft to the next level. There will be many opportunities to shoot, both during and after the conference.  


Conserve the natural environment by raising awareness through our art. Help preserve the places we love to photograph with a strong stewardship focus. 

Outsiders Photography Conference Organizers

Kanab and surrounding areas