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Welcome to my photo workshops/tours page. On my photo workshops/tours 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 workshop/tours are open to photographers at all levels of learning.

Oh yeah, 2019 will be our 19th year of running photography workshops.

Private workshops are also available anywhere in the world.  Shoot me an email for info.

Get to know me!

Private Photo Tours/Workshops for Singles and Doubles

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Since 1980, we have traveled to more than 100 counties (and most of our National Parks) leading photo workshops and photo tours - for groups and individuals. If you don’t like crowds and want to learn (and have fun) on an individual basis - you have come to the right place. We set up everything so all you need to do is show up. Shoot me an email for information.

Photographing Scenic Sedona
August 18- 28, 2019


Sedona Photography Symposium

Use this code – RICK50 – to get $50.00 off! To use the code, click on the REGISTER button for the Symposium (first item) on our Pricing page at Then click REGISTER once again when you reach the description page. On the next page, click ENTER PROMOTIONAL CODE in blue in the upper right corner. Enter the code on the next page. Once confirmed, the net price of $349.00 will show at the bottom next to the quantity.

Photograph The Rainforest with Rick
December 2019

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Click here for info! Full, but you can get on the waiting list. Shoot me an email.

Antarctica & South Georgia with Abercrombie & Kent
January 2020

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Want to get up close and personal with a penguin – and see more than two million? Join me on this adventure of a lifetime. Click here for info.

Rural China Workshop with Rick Sammon and Scott Kelby

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September 2019. Waiting list.

Mt. Rainier Photo Workshop
October 8 -12, 2020

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One mountain - endless photo opportunities! Click here for info!