2018 Photo Tours and Workshops

Join us on a Photo Tour and Photo Workshop across North America. We visit Alaska, Florida, Tennessee, Montana, Wyoming, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Alaska, Minnesota and Washington.

Some of the national parks that we visit includes Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Katmai, Mt Rainier, Olympic, Great Smoky Mountains, Kenai Fjords, Mt Rainier, Olympic, Canyonlands, Arches, Everglades, Big Cypress Preserve, Shenandoah, Lake Clark, Everglades, Big Cypress and Acadia.

Instructional Nature Photo Tours and Workshops

John Slonina, a professional nature photographer, leads the photo tour to some of North America's most beautiful and wild places. Explore the best locations at the best time for an unforgettable experience.

Find out how to create award winning images and shoot like a professional.  Develop your own personal vision and take your photography to the next level while having fun. All skill levels are welcome from beginner to professional. Our group size is limited to 6 to 8 people so each person gets personalized attention.

Learn how to take advantage of the features of your camera and equipment to maximize its potential. Before the trip is over, you will have a solid understanding of many new photography techniques and you will experience an adventure of a lifetime.

We provide transportation on all our overnight tours. We have a comfortable 8 passenger van (see above picture). This van easily fits 6 photographers and their luggage, photo gear, and tripods. Having one vehicle allows us to access places with limited parking and respond quickly for roadside wildlife and landscapes. 

2018

For the last four years, every photo tour and workshop was sold out, so please book early. 

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Florida Wildlife Photo Tours and Workshops(Everglades, Big Cypress, Sanibel etc.)

Feb 1-7, 2018

Escape the cold and join us in paradise as we photograph the wild areas of Florida. We will be photographing spoonbills, nesting eagles, ospreys, hawks, owls, pelicans, herons, alligators and many more species of wildlife. We will spend will spend several days exploring my favorite locations Sanibel Island, Everglades, and Big Cypress National Parks. We will explore beautiful coastlines, swamps, boardwalks, dirt roads and several secret locations. 

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Northern Lights (Aurora) Alaska

Instructional Photo Tours and Workshops

March 27 - April 3 2016 (Sold Out) Sign up for 2017

The Northern Lights are one of the most spectacular natural displays on the planet.  These magical lights are just one of the many things we have planned. This trip is scheduled to coincide with the new moon and at the peak time of year. John Chumack, a world renown professional Astro-photographer will be the co-leader.

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Instructional Photo Tours and Workshops

 April 20- 24, 2016 (Sold Out) Sign up for 2017

The Great Smoky Mountains has photogenic majestic waterfalls, streams, wildflowers, mountain ranges and water reflections. The Smokies are home to black bears, turkey, elk, deer and many other surprises. This is the peak time for spring activity and black bears (21 sightings in 2015).  

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Acadia National Park (Plus the Puffins) 

Instructional Photo Tours and Workshops

June 9-13 & 15-19, 2016 (Sold Out) 

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Photograph some of the most spectacular lighthouses, harbors and scenery on the East Coast. This tour includes a boat trip to photograph a Puffin colony and Seals.  

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Maine Coast Downeast

Puffins, Seals, Lighthouses, Whales

July 21- 25, 2016(Sold Out) Sign up for 2017 or Waitlist

Instructional Photo Tours and Workshops

Join us as we travel to the remote Downeast Maine Coast. We will photograph some incredible landscapes including Quoddy Head Light which is the eastern most point in the US. We also will be taking multiple boat rides to see Puffins, Seals, Whales, Eagles, Lighthouses, and other coastal landscapes. We will also visit Campobello Island in Canada.

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Best of Yellowstone and Grand Tetons

National Parks (Fall)

Sept 10-17, 2016 (Sold Out) Sign up for 2017 or Waitlist

Instructional Photo Tours and Workshops

These world famous parks are one of the most exciting places in the world to photograph landscapes and wildlife. They are a must see on any nature photographers list. September is a great time to visit as the huge summer crowds and traffic jams are gone. The legendary wildlife is more abundant and in full winter coats. Subjects include the rut, stunning scenery, fall foliage, iconic waterfalls, geysers, mountain ranges and much more. Photograph incredible natural events on a trip of a lifetime.

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Baxter State Park Maine (Moose and Fall Foliage)

Oct 2-6, 2016  (Sold Out) Sign up for Waitlist (Click Here)

Instructional Photo Tours and Workshops

Join us as we travel to the beautiful Baxter State Park to photograph peak fall foliage, moose, majestic waterfalls, streams, mountain ranges, and reflections. This is  one of New England's best places for landscape and wildlife photography.

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Acadia National Park Fall Foliage

Oct 13 -16, 2016 (Sold Out) Sign up for 2017 or Waitlist

Instructional Photo Tours and Workshops

Photograph some of the most spectacular lighthouses, harbors and scenery on the East Coast. This is the time of year when the fall colors are peaking at this location. 

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Great Smoky Mountains Fall

Oct 22-26, 2016 (Sold Out) Sign up for 2017

Instructional Photo Tours and Workshops

The Great Smoky Mountains has photogenic majestic waterfalls, streams, wildflowers, mountain ranges and water reflections. The Smokies are home to black bears, turkey, elk, deer, and many other surprises. This is the peak time for fall colors.

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Delaware, Maryland, Virginia Coast

 Wildlife and Landscape Photography (Wild Horses etc)

Nov 30 - Dec 4, 2016 (Sold Out)

Instructional Photo Tours and Workshops

Beautiful coastal landscapes and wildlife including thousands of migrating Snow Geese, Swans, Herons, Egrets, Red Fox, the endangered Delmarva Fox Squirrel, River Otters, and White Tailed Deer. We also will look for the famous Wild Horses. Since this area is protected wildlife, sightings are common and many species allow a close approach.  We also will photograph several beautiful coastal landscapes, sand dunes, surf, forests, sea shells, marshes, and a lighthouse.

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