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Berkshire Mountain Photographic Workshops
tel: (413) 528 0174

Located in the beautiful hills of Western Massachusetts BMPW offers progressive and comprehensive photography workshops to individuals interested in advancing their photographic skills while experiencing the natural beauty of our unique surrounding. BMPW is also taking study tours to France and Cuba.

Cape Cod Photo Workshops
P.O. Box 1619
N. Eastham, MA 02651

The Workshops, located on the Cape Cod peninsula, will bring you to the outer reaches of the areas spectacular coastal landscape. An interesting and vibrant group of educators teach weekend and week-long workshops for beginner through advanced studies on such topics as the Cape's light, basic color printing, editing your portfolio, the view camera, pinhole photography and constructing handmade books

Craig Varjabedian Photography
P.O. Box 34155
Santa Fe, NM 87594-4155
505/983-2934; E-mail

Emphasizing a caring, inspirational and powerful emotional response combined with good equipment and materials, classes strive to create an atmosphere of excitement combined with quiet contemplation. Past courses have included: Creative Portraiture in New Mexico and Georgia 05Ueef~: Through the Camera's Lens. A detailed brochure is available upon request.

Dauphin Island Art Center
1406 Cadillac Ave.
Dauphin Island, AL 36528-0699

The School offers diversified courses on its barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico, year-round. Limited to a maximum of seven students in each session, personal attention is guaranteed. Curriculum includes producing and marketing fine art photographs; product packaging and pricing for wholesale and retail; creative cropping and presentation mounting; 35mm through 8x10 view-camera technique and lighting; basic photography 101; black-and-white darkroom processes from beginning through master printing; how to make mega-bucks with preschool portraiture; and safari trips to seacoast sites. For more information, visit their website at 164/artcenter/artcenter. htm.

France Photogenique
3920 W. 231st Place
Torrance, CA 90505

Led by freelance photographer Barbara Van ZantenStolarski, the tours aim to introduce photographers of all levels to the visual treasures of the French countryside. Also included are trips to museums and wineries and accommodations in four-star hotels or chateaux.

Maine Photographic Workshops
Box 200
Rockport, ME 04856

The Workshops offers more than 200 one-week workshops and Master Classes each summer and fall. Workshop topics include Master Printing, view camera, photographic books, landscapes, nudes, arts funding, travel and stock photography.

Midwest Photographic Workshops
28830 W. 8 Mile Road
Farmington Hills, MI 48336
248/471-7299; E-mail

All types of photography courses are taught at MPW including courses like Basic Photo Tips & Hints, Classical Nude Figure on Location, Classical "One Light" Studio Portraiture, Spring Flowers and Close-Up Flash techniques, Figure in the Environment and wedding Photography techniques for Profit. For more information, visit their website at

Natural Habitat Adventures
2945 Center Green Court
Boulder, CO 80301

A wildlife tour company that specializes in eco-friendly tours including trips to Costa Pica to view rain forests, rushing rivers and towering mountains and volcanoes; Seal Watches, where you can walk among mother seals and their pups; Whale Watches, in which you can view and swim with nature's mightiest creatures; and much more.

Osprey Photo Workshops & Tours
2719 Berwick Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21234

Irene Hinke-Sacilotto leads excursions to such exotic destinations as East Africa. The safaris are customized for photographers, with only three people per vehicle and large roof hatches for convenient shooting. Excursions are timed for the best light and wildlife viewing.

Photo Adventure Tours
2035 Park St.
Atlantic Beach, NY 11509-1236

Groups are small and personalized' and instructor guides get you to the "right light at the right time." Tours offered include such destinations as the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, The Himalayas, India and South Africa.

Photo Explorer Tours
2506 Country Village
Ann Arbor, MI 48103-6500

Award winning travel photographer Dennis Cox organizes trips to such exotic locales as Pakistan to view the country's mosques, mountains, ancient fortresses, deserts, rivers and glaciers and colorful tribal people, and to China to see the Great Wall and the country's scenic mountains.

Photographic Arts Workshops
P.O. Box 1791
Granite Falls, WA 98252

Since 1975, Bruce Barnbaum has been directing workshops devoted solely to the study of photography as an expressive art form. To create the appropriate atmosphere, workshops are located in magnificent landscapes throughout the United States and abroad such as Provence and the Alps of France, Scotland, Arizona and South Georgia.