All-Inclusive Birding Photo Safari in the Trinidadian Rainforest
The island of Trinidad, tucked away in the southern Caribbean, will always be special to me. In the late 1990’s, I spent several weeks there conducting field research as part of my doctoral dissertation. On a day off, I visited the Asa Wright Nature Centre and marveled at all the birds from their veranda. Now, I’m happy to announce an exclusive small-group photo safari to Trinidad in June, 2018.
This is your opportunity to photograph the colorful birds and other wildlife of Trinidad. I will provide each participant with as much technical and creative support as they need to capture fantastic images over the course of four days while we enjoy the laid-back accommodations at the Asa Wright lodge.
Trinidad Birding Photo Safari with Jason Odell
When: June 12-17, 2018 Where: Asa Wright Nature Centre & Lodge, Arima, Trinidad, West Indies
This exciting photo safari includes:
5 nights single-occupancy accommodations at the world-famous Asa Wright Nature Centre & Lodge
Breakfast, lunch, & dinner each day, plus afternoon tea
For 2018, I’ve listened to your feedback and I’m taking smaller groups (6-8) for a more personalized experience. I’m also offering more birding safaris, as it’s something many people have been asking about. I’m also offering photo tours, including another photo cruise to Alaska!
My philosophy is simple: photography is a craft. I believe you learn the most when you immerse yourself in the complete workflow of photography (visualization/capture/processing) for more than just a morning or afternoon.
On my tours and safaris, we focus on more than just taking pictures. It’s about the experience itself. I hope you’ll find the time to join me in the field soon!
8-Day Photo Tour From Amsterdam, April 15-23, 2018
I’m excited to announce that I’ve arranged a spring photo tour to Holland for April 15-23, 2018 for the incredible tulip festival. On this 8-day, small-group tour, we will explore the Dutch countryside, tulip fields, windmills, and more.
Our itinerary includes five nights in Amsterdam, plus three nights in the countryside exploring smaller towns and the coast. We will of course visit the world-famous Kerkenhof Gardens during the tulip bloom, and tour the windmill village of Kinderdijk. Our private tour includes a 16-passenger coach and local, English speaking guides to put us in the best spots for photography along the way.
After driving north into the countryside, we’ll stay in the “Venetian” town of Gierthoorn, which has canals but no roads. We also have a ferry to the island of Schiermonikoog, where we’ll have photograph scenes and colorful lighthouses.
We’ll then return to Amsterdam for three nights. Our final two days will be filled with photo walks in Amsterdam as well as free time to explore the gardens, canals, and museums as you see fit.
This tour is limited to 8 photographers! To book, please call my travel partner, Pat Hand at +1 (404) 913-4386
I’m happy to announce that, together with Dancing Moon Travel, we’ve scheduled an Alaska Photo Cruise for 2018! Join me aboard Ruby Princess August 10-17, 2018. This adventure is round trip from Seattle, Washington. We have arranged private excursions so that it will be just us photographers together. We’ll be able to photograph wildlife and the majesty of glacier bay, plus I’ll be offering onboard workshops for the photographers. For individuals who wish to join the cruise but not participate in the excursions, ask about the non-participant discount.
Our itinerary includes:
Juneau, AK (Mendenhall glacier & whale-watching)
Skagway, AK (Haines photo tour for wildlife opportunities)