SANTORINI PHOTO ADVENTURES

From the moment you arrive on this stunning volcanic island, Santorini has a way of seducing you into falling in love. Join us as we explore charming villages, seek out sunset vantage points, sail the sea, and enjoy world class cuisine. Find out why Santorini is one of the most photographed islands in the word.

"Thank you for showing me how to capture the essence of Santorini, its natural beauty and unique colors. What a wonderful experience."

PHOTOGRAPHY ADVENTURE VACATIONS

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The World’s Most Creative and Inspiring Photo Adventure Vacations

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CUBA PHOTO

AND CULTURAL ADVENTURES

Cuba is about as authentic as it gets.

Join us as we explore the back streets of Old Havana, Trinidad and Cienfuegos. This isolated island is a gem of character with its friendly people, elegant architecture and  fabulous cuisine. Tours from November through May.

“It completely blew me away! It was magic from the moment we arrived in Havana right up until our amazing farewell dinner at that spectacular Cuban paladar.”

NYC AERIAL PHOTO

ADVENTURES AND EXPERIENCES

Take to the skies on a magic carpet ride and experience the surreal nature of floating above this magnificent city while clicking shot after shot from amazing and unthinkable vantage points. The rush is addicting. The experience unforgettable. The results simply breathtaking.

“From lift off till landing, Photo Workshop Adventures offers you a truly unforgettable experience.”

NEW YORK PHOTO ADVENTURES

Music video highlighting “A DAY IN THE LIFE OF” a NYC Photography Workshop. Follow Michael and PWA as they take you through the streets of Manhattan’s Financial District, Soho, Tribeca, Chinatown, West Village, Brooklyn’s DUMBO and Williamsburg,  and New Jersey’s Hoboken.

"It superseded anything I thought it really was going to be."

A CONVERSATION WITH OUR FOUNDER

& CEO, MICHAEL CHINNICI

Photo Workshop Adventures Founder & CEO, Michael Chinnici talks about what it's like to be on the world's most inspiring and creative photography workshop vacations. Join us today for the Adventure of a Lifetime.

"I just love your photography. You must have a great camera."

THE WORLD’S MOST CREATIVE & INSPIRING PHOTO ADVENTURE VACATIONS

Video Interviews from Cinque Terre, Tuscany, Madrid, Barcelona, Dubrovnik, New York and Paris. Guests include Craig (Australia), Johnny (Kuwait), Kelly Anne (New Zealand), Ed, Justin, Suzanne, Brittney & Jyoti (New York), Leila (Algeria), Lata (India), Carisa (Puerto Rico) and Abdoeline (Netherlands).

"It’s been amazing. The hotels have all been beautiful. The food has been amazing."

NEW YORK PHOTO ADVENTURE INTERVIEWS

York City’s Photography Workshop Adventures. Follow Michael and his team as they take you through the streets of Soho, Tribeca, Chinatown, West Village, Brooklyn’s DUMBO and Hoboken, NJ. Guests include Kristen, Daniel, Michael and Shawn.

"I waited my whole life for this. Just everybody bring their kid to a workshop. It’s just awesome."

ICELAND PHOTO

ADVENTURES

Experience Iceland’s surreal beauty. From Þingvellir National Park to world-famous Gold Falls, you’ll journey to Vík, whose huge black sea columns are said to be trolls turned to stone. Iceland will completely and totally arrest your soul.

“I knew Iceland was going to be beautiful, but I had no idea Iceland was so diverse and alluring. I couldn’t get enough of it. The horses, the ice formations, the waterfalls and the people were my favorites”

BARCELONA &  CATALONIA  PHOTO ADVENTURES

Catalonia includes Barcelona and the region north to the French border. Rich is history and beautiful, it makes for a perfect photography adventure. Listen to Natalie and Laurie talk about why this is yet another photo adventure of a lifetime.

“For me, this is what it’s all about. When people arrive at a certain level, and then they leave with different eyes. They look at things in a different way, they slow down, and they are more careful with their composition.”

ARIZONA PHOTO ADVENTURES

Sedona is a magical oasis surrounded by red-rock monoliths. Experience its stunning array of red sandstone formations. Oak Creek Canyon, with its breathtaking chasm nestled in the Verde Valley. And the natural wonders of Lake Powell, Horseshoe Canyon and of course, the Grand Canyon.

"Your website said that it is impossible to take a bad photo in Arizona, and I must agree. Everything is just so beautiful. But you showed me how to take truly AMAZING photos of Arizona. And I thank you for this."

TUSCANY PHOTO ADVENTURES

Experience a full sensory experience replete with the amazing food, wine and landscape of Tuscany and Umbria. Shelley and John from Australia tell us about the ancient winery in the Chianti region of Tuscany, the stunning Gothic Duomo in Siena and the romantic medieval villages of Cortona and Orvieto. You’ll be inspired to hear about the countless opportunities to capture breathtaking photos.

"We’ve been on many tours around the world including walking tours and more, and this one is by far the best"

CUBA PHOTO

AND CULTURAL ADVENTURES

Cuba is about as authentic as it gets.

Join us as we explore the back streets of Old Havana, Trinidad and Cienfuegos. This isolated island is a gem of character with its friendly people, elegant architecture and  fabulous cuisine. Tours from November through May.

“It completely blew me away! It was magic from the moment we arrived in Havana right up until our amazing farewell dinner at that spectacular Cuban paladar.”

AMSTERDAM   PHOTO ADVENTURES

The Netherlands is the country where light astonishes the visitor. It is no wonder that the Dutch gave human civilization several very important painters. Our adventure takes us to a number of lovely and interesting areas of the Netherlands, including Amsterdam and Delft.

"I felt completely at home in Amsterdam. What a lovely and enjoyable city! Afterwards, photographing the Dutch countryside and Delft was a real treat. The flowers and windmills we wonderful.”

CROATIA PHOTO

ADVENTURES

Our Croatia Photo Adventure is a wonderful combination of the must visit cities, coastal villages and National Parks in Croatia. Beyond the capital city of Zagreb we will explore the Dalmatian coast, home to an Archipelago of over 1400 islands which dot its coastline along the Adriatic sea.   

“A hidden gem in the Mediterranean. If you have yet to discover this magical oasis, now is the time to bring your camera and lots of memory cards!”

PROVENCE PHOTO ADVENTURES

Traveling through Provence means sensual sauntering past scented lavender fields and chestnut forests; through fresh apple-green vineyards and silvery olive groves; around markets, Matisse-designed chapels and medieval hilltop villages impossibly perched on rocky crags. Provence is an old-fashioned love affair that never dies.

"Magic, pure magic. Words do not do the South of France justice. You must experience Provence and capture it in photographs."

CUBA PHOTO

ADVENTURES TRINIDAD & CIENFUEGOS

Our 9-Day Cuba tour takes us beyond  Havana’s big city vibe. Quaint and tranquil, Trinidad is Cuba’s best preserved Spanish colonial city. And beautiful Cienfuegos is a lovely port city on the southern coast with strong French colonial roots.

“Trinidad is a photographic masterpiece and a favorite of mine. I’m in love with Trinidad. And Cienfuegos feels like the Key West of Cuba. Relaxing and peaceful”

SHETLAND ISLANDS  PHOTO ADVENTURES

The Shetlands are located in the northern extremity of the British Isles off the coast of Scotland. Although this unique wildlife photo adventure focuses mainly on seabirds, the Shetland’s surreal landscape is constantly present and practically begging you to shoot it.

"I really enjoyed the nature, birds and wildlife and the seascapes are just as spectacular. I learned how to photograph birds, which was harder than I could have ever imagined. But it was the Puffin’s that stole my heart."

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THE WORLD’S MOST CREATIVE & INSPIRING PHOTO ADVENTURE VACATIONS

Video Interviews from Cinque Terre, Tuscany, Madrid, Barcelona, Dubrovnik, New York and Paris. Guests include Craig (Australia), Johnny (Kuwait), Kelly Anne (New Zealand), Ed, Justin, Suzanne, Brittney & Jyoti (New York), Leila (Algeria), Lata (India), Carisa (Puerto Rico) and Abdoeline (Netherlands).

"It’s been amazing. The hotels have all been beautiful. The food has been amazing."