2020 Photo Workshops

Olympus OMD Camera Class - Duluth, GA - Full - Waitlist only!

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February 29, 2020


Join us for a full day dive into your Olympus OMD camera.  Learn its basic functions as well as the many amazing special features that you can only find on an Olympus Mirrorless OMD camera! Then practice what you learn in the train yard of the Southeastern Railway Museum.

Olympus Live Composite - Atlanta, GA - FULL!!!

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March 7, 2020 - FULL!!


Want to learn about one of the most amazing features on the Olympus OMD camera?  Join us how to capture long exposure images using this breakthrough feature!

Charleston, SC - FULL!!

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 March 29-31, 2020


Southern charm doesn't get much more pronounced than in Charleston, South Carolina.....historic structures and cemeteries, beach sunrises and old-fashioned plantations will be a photographic treat! 

Picturesque Pennsylvania

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 April 20-25, 2020 -- Full! Waitlist 


Spend a magical week photographing a HUGE variety of fantastic Pennsylvania subjects -- historic Gettysburg, quaint covered bridges, powerful steam locomotives, the Amish countryside, famous Longwood Gardens and Philadelphia's Eastern State Penitentiary!

Gibbs Gardens - Ball Ground, GA

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May 31, 2020


Join us for a beautiful spring day in one of Georgia's premiere gardens.  From the sights of the Japanese Garden to roaring rhododendrons and lazily floating water lilies, these grounds are stunning. 

Tour of the Southwest - Arizona and Utah

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May 16-21, 2020

FULL!!!

Take a whirlwind tour to some of the best places the American Southwest has to offer.  See the best of the best while traveling through countryside that is some of the most beautiful you will ever see!

Sloss Furnaces - Birmingham, AL

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 June 6, 2020


Visit an historic site to capture grit, grunge,  color, industrial lines and abstract images.  A different kind of workshop to expand your photographic skills. 

Tour of Montana - Glacier NP and MT Ghost Towns

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Join us on a small group experience (4 people max) in one of the most beautiful states in the country.  From sweeping mountain views, native wildlife and historic ghost towns, this is truly a bucket list trip.


(Session 1 - July 11 - 18, 2020 - FULL!!)

(Session 2 - August 1 - 9, 2020 -- FULL!!)


Night at the Rodeo

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September 4, 2020


Join us to learn to shoot the fast action of rodeo events.  You may also come home with some really fantastic abstract and creative images as well!

Oregon Coast -- FULL!!

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 September 15-20, 2020


Magical landscapes await with waterfalls, towering sea stacks, waiving grasses on silky sand dunes and living colorful tide pools.....photographic paradise!

The UP of Michigan & Mackinac Island

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 Session 1 - Sept, 27-Oct 2, 2020 - 2 spots left

Session 2 - Oct 5-10, 2020 --  2 spots left


From famous Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore to stunning Mackinac Island....this workshop is a fabulous selection of what the UP of Michigan has to offer!!!

Night at the Fair

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October 15, 2020


There's nothing quite like bright lights at spinning rides to bring out the kid in us.  Join us to learn how to photograph these subjects in an evening environment

Old Car City - White, Georgia

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October 17, 2020


Join us for macro and close-up photography in one of the most photo-rich environments in Georgia. Rust, color and age and weathering shot with fall colors.  You could spend DAYS here and never see it all!

Smokies in the Fall - Townsend, TN

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October 25-27, 2020


Join us for fabulous Fall color, tumbling mountain streams, and those famous, gorgeous smoky mountain vistas.

Berry College & Rome Ruins

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 November 1, 2020


Photograph the beauty of Berry College campus and the abandoned grit and texture of an old textile mill

Holiday Lights at the Atlanta Botanical Garden

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December 8, 2020


Nothing is more festive than holiday lights.  Join us for amazing sights and learn how to capture them photographically. 

2021 Photo Workshops NOTE

Note:  Starting January 2021, our workshops will be participant-only; Meaning, if a spouse wants to join in on the workshop they will need to take one of the participant positions and must pay the same price as a workshop participant. 

Exception:  Several of our 1-day workshops allow spouses. 

2021 Photo Workshops

Yellowstone in the Winter - January 2021

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A bucket-list item to be sure!! Only 5 participants per trip!  Photograph stunning wonders full of frosty landscapes and tenacious winter wildlife from a warm and toasty private snow coach


Session 1 - January 16-22, 2021 -- FULL!!

Session 2 - January 23-29, 2021 - FULL!!

Eagles of Iowa - Only 3 Spots Left!!

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February 6-9, 2021


In a small town in Iowa, eagles congregate on the Mississippi  in the Winter to feed and to survive.  Here you can view up to a few thousand eagles within a couple of days.  Catch them roosting, flying, fishing and scanning the waters for their prey.  


Tetons in the Winter - 3 spots left!!

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February 20-25, 2021


The Tetons are just on the other side of Yellowstone, but it's a whole different world.  Join us for some winter fun including easy snow shoeing, a sleigh ride through the Elk Refuge and even a dog sled ride through more beauty you can image.  Oh yeah, there's some photography too!!!

Olympus Camera Class - Duluth, GA

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March 6, 2021

 
Join us for a full day dive into your Olympus OMD camera.  Learn its basic functions as well as the many amazing special features that you can only find on an Olympus Mirrorless OMD camera! Then practice what you learn in the train yard of the Southeastern Railway Museum. 

Olympus Live Composite Atlanta, GA

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March 20, 2021

 
Want to learn about one of the most amazing features on the Olympus OMD camera?  Join us how to capture long exposure images using this breakthrough feature! 

Death Valley National Park

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March 9-13, 2021


Join us in one of the country's most unusually beautiful National Parks.  They may call it 'Death Valley', but the images you will capture are amazingly alive and stunning


Charleston, South Carolina

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March 28-30, 2021

(lodging info TBD)


 Southern charm doesn't get much more pronounced than in Charleston, South Carolina.....historic structures and cemeteries, beach sunrises and old-fashioned plantations will be a photographic treat! (Only 8 participants - 2 spaces for non-shooting spouses) 


Sedona, Arizona

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April 10-14, 2021

(lodging info TBD)

 

Majestic, spiritual, unusual and just flat out beautiful....join us on a photo adventure through some of the most amazing red rock country you will ever see!

Gibbs Gardens - Ball Ground, GA

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May 2, 2021


 Join us for a beautiful spring day in one of Georgia's premiere gardens.  From the sights of the Japanese Garden to roaring rhododendrons and lazily floating water lilies, these grounds are stunning.  

Olympic National Park

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late-May or early-June 2021 - TBD


 Olympic National Park is on Washington's Olympic Peninsula in the Pacific Northwest. The park sprawls across several different ecosystems, from the dramatic peaks of the Olympic Mountains to old-growth rain forests to beaches with formidable sea stacks. From the stacks and tidepools on the coast to views of the tops of the Olympic Mountain Range, this park should definitely be a photographer's bucket list item!

More to Come!

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Check back often for new and exciting workshop offerings!!