John Schnell Photography
John Schnell is an award-winning photographer. His images have appeared in Audubon and Nature Conservancy calendars, in books, and in numerous magazines. Each year John leads photo expeditions to specially selected destinations. John shares his in-depth knowledge of each amazing location, with an emphasis on creating dramatic landscapes, incredible wildlife photos and stunning seasonal images.

Expeditions

John Schnell leads exciting photo expeditions to specially selected destinations. John shares his local knowledge and photo insights at each amazing location, with an emphasis on the dramatic landscapes, incredible wildlife, and stunning seasonal changes. He prefers teaching photography in places he knows well, and so he regularly leads photo expeditions in the last frontier of Alaska; the canyonlands and high desert of Utah, New Mexico and Arizona; and the rugged Rocky Mountains of Alberta and British Columbia, Canada.

During extensive field sessions, you'll learn how to create magical images. You'll also gain a deeper appreciation for the visual aspects of nature. You'll select better photo opportunities, experiment with different perspectives, improve your photo compositions, and explore creative digital imaging techniques. John will be your personal instructor and guide, while you capture images of extraordinary scenic wonders and wildlife, from specially chosen vantage points. You'll return home with a fascinating experience, plus some great images, and (hopefully) some new friends!

Destinations
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Africa
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Alaska
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Canada

Photo Tours

John also leads photo tours in the rugged canyonlands, high desert, mountain landscapes, and red rocks of Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah. Each itinerary is designed to maximize your opportunity to get great photos.

During extensive field sessions, you'll learn how to create magical images. You'll also gain a deeper appreciation for the visual aspects of nature. You'll select better photo opportunities, experiment with different perspectives, improve your photo compositions, and explore creative digital imaging techniques. John will be your personal instructor and guide, while you capture images of extraordinary scenic wonders and wildlife, from specially chosen vantage points. You'll return home with a fascinating experience, plus some great images, and (hopefully) some new friends!

Destinations
John Schnell Photography
Africa
John Schnell Photography
Alaska
John Schnell Photography
Canada

Photo Seminars

John teaches a series of half-day photo seminars in Centennial, Colorado. Topics include: basic digital photography; composition; high dynamic range; landscapes; location lighting; and using digital imaging software. You'll learn how to create magical images, select better photo opportunities, experiment with different perspectives, improve your photo compositions, and explore creative digital imaging techniques.

Destinations
John Schnell Photography
Africa
John Schnell Photography
Alaska
John Schnell Photography
Canada