Worldwide Photo Workshops And Tours

Luminous Journeys Photo Tour Workshops

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Email: Phone: US: 503-467-1642, Thailand: +66 085-820-8308, Myanmar: +95 9509-2552

Photo Skills: All levels welcome!

Locations: Myanmar, Vietnam, Bali (small group, public) Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Indonesia (private)

Luminous Journeys’ experience in developing deep connections with the people, places, and top professional photographers of Southeast Asia, allows us to offer unmatched inside access and rare image making opportunities on all of our photo tours.

Team Luminous includes multi-major award winning travel photographer and National Geographic contributor, David Lazar; 3-time Myanmar Photographer of the Year KK Winn; Hasselblad Masters public vote winner, AP Soe; Vietnamese travel and documentary master, Nguyen Vu Phuoc; and world renowned fine art travel photographer, Rarindra Prakarsa. All are very generous teachers who always put you and your image making first!

Luminous Journeys is absolutely committed to delivering world class photo tour experiences, from first contact to post tour follow up and continuing support. As photographers ourselves who live, work and specialize in Southeast Asia, we have a keen understanding of how to meet your individual goals and expectations within the small group dynamic.

We cordially invite you to discover the luminous difference for yourself! Click here for tour details and/or a free brochure.



American Nature Photography Workshops

P.O. Box 472
Colorado 80528
Phone: (970) 219-5140


Novice to Advanced

Locations: Eastern and Western USA, including Alaska, Costa Rica,
Patagonia, Provence

Come join Tom Bol and George Theodore, a team that has taught together for over ten years, and experience the fun of improving your photography and having a good time as well. Both in the classroom and in the field, you’ll learn to use current technology and techniques to apply fundamentals including exposure, composition, light and color. Honest critiques of your work will also add to your learning experience. Sessions in Lightroom post-processing will help you establish a workflow plan and demonstrations of various parameters will bring out the best in your images.

Events are limited to 15 participants although some tours are limited to 10. Locations are chosen to be at the right place at the right time of year.

“Becoming a better photographer and having fun doing it”



Arctic Photo Tours and Workshopsarctic-photo-tours-ad


Photo Skills: Beginners to Advanced

Locations: Iceland, Greenland, Norway, England, Italy, France

Join the leading and most popular Photography Tours and Workshops in Iceland. Be taken to the most epic arctic landscapes to capture the midnight sun and Atlantic Puffins in summer, the amazing fall colors and Aurora in autumn, the crystal ice caves in Vatnajokull glacier and the Northern Lights in winter by our photography team, a fully licensed travel agency and tour operator authorized by the tourism board of Iceland. Create photographs with impact through on-field experience and post-processing lectures from our highly acclaimed international photographers and local native guides. Select from day tours, VIP customized tours or various packages and scheduled photo workshops and get ready for an adventure of a lifetime!

“Learn from Award-Winning Landscape Photographers the Art of Capturing the Best Photos in Best Light Possible”




Barefoot Contessa Photo Adventures     Barefoot_east      
Margo Pinkerton & Arnie Zann
Hillsborough, North Carolina

Photo Skills: Advanced Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced

Locations: Cuba, Durham (NC), Charleston, NC Outer Banks (spring & fall), Maine coast (spring & summer), Canyon de Chelly & Navajoland, Arches & Canyonlands, Colorado, New England, Blue Ridge, Death Valley, Yosemite, & private workshops

Join seasoned pros Margo Pinkerton and Arnie Zann in stunning locations and have lots of fun seeking your own vision while learning how to better make images through solid principles of photography, including elements of composition, lighting, and color.  In Lightroom, you’ll learn efficient & effective post-processing. Our maximum 6:1 ratio provides lots of individual instruction and critiques in both the field and classroom.

“Seek your own vision, and create great photos!”


Iceland Aurora Photo Tours
Driven by a passion for landscape photography and Iceland

Tony Prower

Reykjavik, Iceland

Photo Skills: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced


We offer private, flexible tours for individuals & small groups including advice and guidance regarding photography, Icelandic history and geography. Tours include transportation in comfortable 4×4 modified Jeep. Locations include many natural paradises which amount to a trip of a life-time for adventurous photographers. These flexible tours enable you to follow the light rather than a strict itinerary.

If your expectation is to come away with stunning landscape photographs from unique Icelandic locations, then these are the tours for you. Using experience and local knowledge to get you to the best positions for the best shots in all conditions

Nomad Photo ExpeditionsNomad-Photo-ad

Trip Leader:
Harry Fisch

Phone: (424) 732-7365


Photo Skills:  All Levels

Locations:  Peru, Cuba, Thailand, Ethiopia, Myanmar, Angkor Wat, India, Ladakh, Nepal, Spain, Turkey

Over the years, Harry Fisch has led and organized small (not more than 8 participants), carefully designed, exclusive photo tours to exotic destinations.  Winner of various international awards, he leads “Handcrafted” photo tours with a focus on travel photography and people.  His expeditions are exciting, passionate, and fun.  Photographers join his trips to develop a personal vision that come to express their own particular viewpoint creating images that go beyond the mere “capture”.

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Bill and Linda Lane Nature’s Image Photography Field Workshops   natures-image-workshops

Montpelier, Virginia
Phone/Fax:  (804)883-7740

Photo Skills:  Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

 Virginia, West Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, Maryland, Florida, Rhode Island

Any season is a good season to join Bill and Linda Lane for their hands on photography field workshop extravaganzas.  Teaching and helping are  their top priorities, but good food and camaraderie run a close second.  Most instruction is one on one in the field (small classes).  Primary Focus centers on the technical aspects of good photography (exposure-natural light/equipment/controls…), the artistry and aesthetics (composition/ the art of seeing) and, as important as anything,  awareness.  The goal – the creation of a unique, pleasing photograph without all the guesswork and with as little computer manipulation as possible.  All formats welcome.  For more information call or fax us with your mailing and/or email address.


McKay Photography Academy  McKay-Tours-Logo-workshops

David and Ally McKay
Website: http://mckaylive.comPhoto Skills: Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced

Locations: Offered around the world

David and Ally take incredible pride in what they are able to do on these educational photography excursions. With a commitment of excellence to clients as to creating an atmosphere of education, fun, life experience, and more, the McKay’s commit to do everything they can to offering the best photography tours in the world.
Each trip consists of David & Ally personally working with you as well as their MPA team. There is usually a 4-1 Instructor/Client ratio making sure you receive highly personalized instruction. All this at prices that are a true value for what you receive.
Join an MPA tour to experience Photography, Travel, Friendship and Adventure!


Cascade Center of PhotographyCascade-Indianercanyons-west
Christian Heeb
Bend, Oregon
Phone: 541-241-2266

Photo Skills: Novice to the advanced photographer.


Locations: Western USA, Central & South America, Southern Africa and Europe


Join internationally renowned traveler and published professional photographer Christian Heeb for journeys and workshops in the Western United States and around the world. He’ll share with you his intimate knowledge of many countries.
Christian and his wife will assist you while exploring and photographing the spectacular canyons of the American Southwest, the wonders of Central America or the wilds of Southern Africa. These small boutique trips are limited to 9 participants. All skill levels are welcome, from the non-photographing spouse to the semi professional.
All itineraries are geared towards the best light and photo opportunities. You don’t have to be a photographer to enjoy these exquisite moments and scenes. We also offer local Photography Workshops & Classes in and around Bend, Oregon

In Focus with Michele Burgess

Michele Burgess

Huntington Beach, Californiamichele


Phone: (714) 536-6104

(8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. PST)

Photo Skills: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced


2017: Tanzania, Kenya, Armenia & Georgia

In business since 1986, travel and wildlife photographer Michele Burgess specializes in exotic destinations and grand adventures worldwide. Small groups, very personalized service, comprehensive pre- and post-tour mailings, special extras, annual reunions. Michele’s trips are more like traveling with friends than being on a group tour.

For further details, a free newsletter, or to order brochures, click here


Jim Cline Photo Tours   JimClinePhotoToursl
San Diego, California
Trip Leader: Jim Cline

Phone:  858-350-1314

Photo Skills:  All Levels

Angkor Wat, Myanmar, Vietnam, Bhutan, India, Oaxaca (Day of the Dead), Machu Picchu, Guatemala, Chiapas


For more than a decade, Jim Cline Photo Tours has run specialized, small group photography tours. Designed to get participants into unique, engaging locations at the optimum times for photography, our carefully crafted itineraries are designed to ensure culturally sensitive encounters, resulting in memorable interactions wherever we travel. Always small groups!

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Tim Mannakee Photography Holidays Fleuret_Mannakee_photo-ad

Curemonte, France
Phone:  (00 33) 555 84 06 47

Photo Skills:  All Levels


France-Dordogne Valley, Provence, Pyrenees, and Camargue
Italy– Venice Carnival
Spain– Valencia
Burma (Myanmar)

Based in France since 1992, our photo tours and workshops take you to our favourite locations both in Europe and worldwide. Rising mist over the Dordogne River at sunrise, the beautiful white horses of the Camargue, Provence lavender, the stunning costumes of Venice, temples of Burma, our aim is for you to take amazing pictures in unique locations while enjoying the company of other photographers. Emphasis is on location work, group size maximum of 8 people, for smaller groups and individuals wishing to visit France we can also tailor make tours.

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