2019 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, Utah, Arizona, Minnesota, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia 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, Grand Canyon, 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 almost all of our overnight tours. 

We have a comfortable 12 passenger Ford Transit Van (see picture).

This van easily fits 6-8 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. 


  For the last 6 years, every photo tour and workshop was sold out, so please book early. 

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Yellowstone Winter

Wildlife and Beautiful Landscapes

January 11-19, 2019 

Instructional Photo Tours and Workshops

Explore one of the greatest ecosystems in the height of winter. Incredible wildlife and landscape photography during one of the most photogenic times of year. We will travel by private van and snow coach. 



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

 February 1-7, 2019

Escape the cold and join us in paradise as we photograph the wild areas of Florida. We will be photographing several birds including 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. This is bird photography at its best. 



Central Florida Birds and other Wildlife

  February 10-15, 2019

Join us as we photograph birids and wildlife of  Central Florida  We will spend will spend several days exploring my favorite locations  in Central Florida including world class locations along the East and Lakeland. This tour will not overlap the locations of the other tour. We will explore beautiful coastlines, swamps, boardwalks, dirt roads and several secret locations. 



Northern Lights (Aurora) Alaska

Instructional Photo Tours and Workshops

March 28 - April 4, 2019 (Sold Out) Click Here for Wait list

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.



Ultimate Alaska Bears

July 16-21, 2019

This is the best bear trip in Alaska. Simply because we have a float plane so we can fly into the highest density bear locations in the world. We will go to where the best action is. This tour is scheduled at the peak time of year for bears fishing. We are only taking four people to take advantage of this incredible opportunity. Expect to take thousands of bear images. 



We will be adding more trips later this year. In the meantime please check our 2018 page.