Akari Photo Tours, a company I co-founded and co-own, operates all of my photography workshops. I look forward to seeing you on one of our photography trips.

Mt. Rainier

Photograph majestic Mount Rainier National Park during the wildflower season with its volcanic landscapes, alpine lakes, wildflower meadows, and old-growth forests.

Katmai Bears

Join us for a brown bear photography adventure in Katmai National Park, where you’ll get up close and personal with bears as they fish for salmon.

Canadian Arctic Northern Lights

Photograph the aurora borealis at one of Canada’s most reliable locations for northern lights with a photo instructor who has a wealth of night sky photography experience.

Japan Fall Colors

Photograph fall colors in Japan, where ancient temples and gardens combine with red and gold colors and beautiful landscapes. Experience this enigmatic country’s culture and natural beauty in one of the best seasons to visit.

British Columbia Bald Eagles and Migratory Birds

Photograph North America’s largest concentration of Bald Eagles, plus many migratory birds on this photography workshop in British Columbia, Canada.

Japan Winter Wildlife

Photograph winter wildlife in Japan, including snow monkeys, Red-crowned Cranes, Stellar Sea Eagles, and more.

Baja Whales

Experience and photograph the spectacular whales, marine life, and beauty of Baja California on this unique photography workshop.


Photograph the magical desert landscapes, abandoned towns, and unique wildlife and cultures of Namibia.

Svalbard by Snowmobile

Join us for a snowmobile-based photography expedition in Svalbard, searching for polar bears, arctic foxes, seals, and reindeer in the high Arctic.

Tigers of India

Join us on this all-inclusive tiger photo safari in India. We will photograph wildlife in Corbett, Kanha, and Bandhavgarh National Parks.

Camargue Horses and Lavender Fields

Photograph the legendary white horses of Camargue, galloping through the marshes with their gardians (Camargue cowboys), along with picturesque, lavender-filled landscapes in southern France’s Luberon and Provence regions.

Fall Colors in Tombstone Territorial Park

Join us on a backcountry journey into some of Canada’s most photogenic fall-color alpine environments.

Northern Tanzania Wildebeest Migration

Photograph the wildebeest migration in Tanzania’s northern Serengeti, the lions and elephant herds of Lake Manyara, and the Big 5 in Ngorongoro Crater on this photo safari workshop.

South Georgia, South Sandwich Islands, and Antarctica

Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime photography expedition in South Georgia, the South Sandwich Islands, and Antarctica.

Private Workshops

Create a one-on-one photography workshop itinerary, tailored to your interests.