Join us for the adventure of a lifetime


August 10th-18th 2021


A small group adventure.  August's group is timed to see  the great migration


  • Visit the world-famous Maasai Mara 

  • 4 wheel drive throughout the vast savannahs of Tsavo West & Tsavo East National Parks

  • Stay inside National Parklands with elephant watering holes just outside

*Optional Activity (cost not included): Hot Air Ballooning over the Maasai Mara

Animals Encounters:

**while sightings are not guaranteed, we anticipate the following

  • Lion, Elephant, Cheetah, Leopard, Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo, Crocodile

Activity Level:

Low, this adventure is mostly 4x4 driving in safari parks. We will have one or two short hikes. 



Using voice and storytelling in your photography, The power of composition and eye movement, Advanced Camera Techniques, as well as one-on-one classes and critiques with Nikon Ambassador Kristi Odom and with Darren Gustaveson. This workshop include a 1-year mentorship with Kristi Odom.  



Full board hotels.  For Tsavo, we will be staying inside the game parks with possible animal encounters all throughout the day and night. In the Masai Mara, we will stay in luxury tents all with their own private bathrooms (it’s definitely not camping). 



$4685 before November 15th

$4985 After November 15th



10 days through the Pearl of Africa.  With wildlife safaris, boat excursions, and gorilla trekking, this trip has it all.  

 Nature Experiences:

**while sightings are not guaranteed

  • Gorilla Trekking in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest

  • Chimpanzee trekking in Kibale Forest National Park

  • Game drive on the northern bank of the River Nile in search of elephant, lion, cape buffalo, giraffe, hyena and if we are lucky, the leopard.

  • Swamp hike in Magombe Swamp (home to around 200 species of birds)

  • Cruise the Kazinga Channel into Lake Edward. This trip passes through possibly the highest concentration of hippos and this
    cruise offers an excellent platform for photography, bird watching and game viewing. The prolific bird life has well over 550 resident species.

  • and more!

Activity Level:


Low/Medium- Mostly game drives and boat rides.  The gorilla and chimpanzee trek involved hiking.  The hike can be short, or long, depending on the location of the primates.  

Educational Topics:

This trip is structured for more one-on-one education.  There is an intro class, then the rest of the workshop will be one-on-one time with the instructors.  You do not have to be a photographer to enjoy this adventure, and if you are, we will work with you to reach your individual learning goals.  


Hotels and lodges   



$5890 Early Bird (before November 15th) 

August 20th-30th 2021


Dates: TBD 2021

Close encounters at a wildlife refuge in the Amazon Jungle.

This trip focuses on animal conservation and photography education. 

Animal Encounters:

**while sightings are not guaranteed, we anticipate the following

  • Spider Monkeys, Howler Monkeys, Squirrel Monkeys, Capuchin Monkeys, Toucan, Macaw, Capybara, Tapirus


Activity Level:


We have some long hikes scheduled inside the Amazon. There will be many OPTIONAL activities that are very active, like biking and canyoneering.





Basic accommodation. Mostly huts.