Welcome to my 2017 photo workshops page. On my photo workshops I try to Inspire you to make better photographs. You will Create original images – on site and in the digital darkroom. And you will feel as though you Belong - belong to great group of photographers who like to have a ton of fun with their photography. New to my workshops? Here are my favorite Photo Philosophies.

My workshops are open to photographers at all levels of learning.

Private lessons with me in Croton-on-Hudson, New York are also available. Cost is $150 for the first hour, up to two people per session. Contact me. On-line lessons/portfolio reviews are also available for $100 an hour.

Oh yeah, 2017 is our 17th year of running photography workshops.

No other workshops offer this much fun!

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Capture the Magic of Miami • January 26 - 29

Capture the colors, action and excitement of Miami's South Beach, Little Havana and Wynwood Walls on this Canon Live Learning Destination workshop. Lots of photographing, lots of processing – and lots of fun.

Part of the photo fun: you get to shoot with the latest and greatest Canon cameras and lenses!

Click here to see a preview of our photo locations. Click here to learn more about the workshop.

Registration info to come.

Out of Africa and into Texas Wildlife Photo Workshop • April 5 - 7

I've been going to Fossil Rim Wildlife Center in Glen Rose, Texas for more than 20 years, and I still enjoy photographing the animals and teaching workshops in this Africa-like location. If you can't go on a photo safari, or if you want to practice your wildlife photography skills, this Canon Live Learning workshop is for you.

Part of the photo fun: you get to shoot with the latest and greatest Canon cameras and lenses!

Click here to see some of my favorite photographs. Click here to see a quick video I made of a recent trip.

Click here to register!


Exotic China • May 17 - 24

Join my friend Ken Koskela and yours truly for a truly magical and mystical photo experience in Guilin, China. Two instructors from dawn to dusk. We will be teaching composition, exposure, Lightroom and Photoshop enhancements. Yes! We'll have some good Chinese food, too!

Before the trip, you may want to fly into Beijing – where you can photograph, on your own, the Great Wall of China, the Summer Palace, and the Forbidden City. Both sites are easily accessible from city hotels. Hong Kong and Shanghai are options, too.

Register here.

Shoot me an email if you have any photography questions. Shoot Ken an email about logistic questions.

Oregon Coast Photo Caravan • July 22 - 28

Journey with me and my co-workshop leader Alex Morley along the picturesque coast of Oregon – from Newport to Bandon – photographing the majestic seascapes along the way. Alex and I will teach composition, exposure and Lightroom. This will be our fourth Oregon Coast Photo Caravan. We hope you can join the photo learning and photo fun.

Check out these images from our previous workshops!

Shoot me an email to get on the info list. Cost will be $999 for the workshop fee.

Face to Face Photo Workshop • August 5 & 6 • Costa Mesa, CA

I hope you can join me in Costa Mesa for this awesome, hands-on photo workshop. I'll be teaching speedlight photography and how to control the light with reflectors and diffusers. We'll have models - and we'll have a lot of fun making pictures, not just taking pictures.

Click here to register. Early bird discount ($300) until March 1. See discount when you click RSVP!

Suggested pre-workshop reading: Creative Visualization for Photographers.