Wildlife photography workshops or wildlife tours are a great way to get up close and personal with wildlife that you might otherwise never have an opportunity to shoot. However these wildlife tours are not cheap and therefore you will want to do your homework before you place your deposit. That’s precisely why I created this section of the website so I could help to point fellow wildlife photographers to quality wildlife tours and workshops and minimize the risk of spending a whole lot of coin only to be disappointed. The tours and workshops reviewed herein are offered from people I have worked with in the field and/or I have been on their wildlife tours or workshops and therefore you can feel comfortable in trusting that they offer a quality service to their customers.
As you may gather from this opening paragraph not all wildlife workshops and tours are created equal. Like most things in life, some are great, some are good and some are let’s just say not worth your time and money.
First off I think it is important to make the distinction between a wildlife photography workshop and a wildlife photography tour so your expectations are set correctly: