Acadia National Park Photography Safari and Workshop

We conduct hands-on nature photography workshops around Acadia National Park led by local, professional photographers. We help you create amazing photos by understanding camera setting choices, exploring compelling and engaging compositions, and developing a photographic awareness, enabling you to capture Acadia’s natural beauty. All photographers from beginner and beyond are taught in small, intimate groups during our 3-hour photography tours. 



Ocean Drive Safari


Driving Tour

$85 per person

Ocean Drive, hugging Maine's rugged granite coastline, presents five miles of panoramic scenery. From Sand Beach, we'll travel adjacent to the ocean stopping at iconic scenes along the way. This safari will have you appreciating and photographing Acadia's sweeping vistas. Learn how to compose stunning images, using your camera's functionality.

Jordan Pond Safari

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Walking Tour

$85 per person

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.

Sunset Cruise Safari


Boat Tour

$125 per person

This Sunset Cruise places you on the water and offers a fresh perspective of MDI. Aboard our 28-foot 'lobster yacht', we will cruise to local islands and investigate marine wildlife, lighthouses, and fishing harbors with Acadia as the backdrop. This photo workshop provides a unique opportunity to include water reflections and the sunset into your images.



Your Private safari

This Private Safari is all about you! Starting with the picturesque landscape of Mount Desert Island and adding individualized instruction, we provide the ideal environment for improving your photography. Learning at your own pace, we will discuss your camera settings and hone your eye for compelling compositions. On land or on our boat, we will guide you to prime locations for capturing beautiful images while suggesting compositional alternatives, answering all your questions, and critiquing your images. Email for more details and to confirm dates.

Land Rate: $105/hour with a three hour minimum – up to 4 people  [anytime]
Boat Rate: $175/hour with a three hour minimum for – to 4 people  [May 15 - Sep 30]



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