Acadia National Park Photography Safari and Workshop
Acadia Photo Safaris are hands-on nature photography workshops conducted in Acadia National Park and led by Howie Motenko, a local, professional photographer. Every photo workshop explores camera setting choices, creating compelling and engaging compositions and developing a photographic awareness enabling you to capture Acadia’s inner beauty. All photographers and all skill levels (beginner and beyond) are taught in a small, intimate group (limited to 6 participants) during our 3-hour photography tour. Workshops are offered in the mornings, afternoons or evenings to suit your schedule.
Jordan Pond Safari
Sat or Sun: 4 – 7 PM
Jordan Pond is at the center of Acadia National Park. We will explore the paths along the pond and the nearby carriage roads while following Jordan Stream to Cobblestone Bridge. Join this workshop and learn how to capture images of pond reflections, water movement, woodsy paths and architectural bridges in a natural, undisturbed environment. Our most popular safari, book early. $55/person.
Ocean Drive Safari
Sat or Sun: 8 – 11 AM
Ocean Drive, hugging Maine's rugged granite coastline, presents five miles of panoramic scenery. From Sand Beach we will travel adjacent the ocean, stopping at iconic scenes along the way. This safari will have you appreciating and photographing Acadia's beautiful, sweeping vistas. Learn how to compose stunning images, utilizing your camera's functionality. $55/person.
Acadia Night Safari
Fri: 7 – 10 PM
Bar Harbor lights up at night providing illuminated subjects to photograph; your imagination is the only limitation. We begin at twilight, learning low-light photography. After some street photography, we will take the opportunity to shoot the night skies of Acadia. Downeast Maine has some of the darkest night skies on the east coast, perfect conditions for capturing the Milky Way. $55/person.
100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEED
Our mission is to help you improve your photographic vision and craft through a hands-on experience in the natural environment. Oh yeah, and having fun too! If you are not satisfied, let us know and we will refund your money. It's that simple.