Alaska Lake Clark Bears Photo Workshop
Flight Destination: Anchorage, Alaska
Arrival Anchorage Fly in Aug. 18 overnight then on the 19th fly out to the bear lodge return to Anchorage Aug.24, overnight Anchorage , fly home on the 25th.
Expert level photography instruction in a small group setting
Wild grizzly bear action photography. Mother Grizzly Bears and Cubs
Meet other photographers and wildlife lovers and improve your photographic skills and take home great photographs and memories.
All meals are incuded once at the bear lodge.
Some hiking is required at some destinations but it is seldom more than half a mile. Should be fit enough to carry your own gear for those distances wearing waders and traversing some small hills and knee depth rivers.
• Accommodations first night in Anchorage and at the lodge. Last night not included.
• • All meals while at the lodge as well as a welcome dinner or lunch in Anchorage
• Guides while at camp
• Expert photo instruction and guidance in the field
• International airfare to place of tour origin. (Anchorage, Alaska) Flight from Anchorage to Iliamna
• Meals outside of the lodge dates. Alcoholic beverages or personal gifts or items.
• Additional tips for staff such as guides and camp staff.
• Note: Tipping for the guides and kitchen staff is expected. Usual tip amount is $150-$200 from each participant.
Our lodge offers many other amenities to provide you the ultimate in comfort during your ultimate Grizzly Bear photo adventure. Comfortable lodge bedrooms and cedar-paneled guest cabins, all with individual bathrooms, provide privacy and rest after a long day of photography.
*Please note flight times to lodges may change due to weather. Additional days,fees due to weather not included.
Equipment requirements:A digital SLR and a back up camera if you have one.
Lenses: 300mm / 400mm /500mm / wide angle / 100-400 / these lenses will all be good for this trip. If you are using a 300mm you might want to be sure to bring along a teleconverter preferably a 1.4. Tripod. Clothing requirements:The weather in Alaska can be quite unpredictable at this time of year. Dressing in layers is best. We recommend the following outerwear. Long Sleeved Shirt, Jeans/Slacks, Warm Hat & Gloves, Insulated Boots, Long Underwear, Windbreaker or Jacket, Wool Sweater or Fiberfill Vest, Winter Coat, Raingear and waterproof knee-high boots.
Please read our Refund Policy. Do not book your flights until we confirm.
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"Almost 10,000 images! Thanks again for a great experience and a great time". G. Chadwick
"Lots of opportunities to test your grizzly bear photo action skills. An excellent Alaska bear workshop".
"I loved the grizzly charging for fish action. Lots of great photo moments. Dave was excellent". A. Jones.
Join wildlife photographer David Hemmings at one of the best places to photograph grizzly bear mother and cubs. Photograph bears in the beautiful grasses and clamming on the beach. Plenty of mother and cub photographic moments and our lodge offers fresh fish and delightful meals. This workshop also includes a day trip to test your bird in flight photo skills, by photographing Puffins and other shore birds.