Tuesday July 16th – Sunday July 21st, 2019
Featuring coastal views in the fishing village of Lubec and Puffins!
***Passport is required***
Instructors: Don Toothaker & Guest Instructor, Photographer Laura Gingerich
Recommended prerequisite: Basic Knowledge of your Camera
All Skill Levels Welcome
Group Size: Limited to 13 attendees
Tucked into the far northeast corner of Maine is the fishing village of Lubec. Once a thriving fishing community, Lubec is now a quiet coastal town surrounded by the remnants of their fishing legacy and the rugged, sprawling Bold Coast. Lubec features West Quoddy Head Lighthouse, rustic fishing harbors, and nearby Campobello Island as well as many photographic opportunities along the coast. We will spend one day observing and photographing the rare Atlantic Puffin offshore on nearby Machias Seal Island.
Your passport will be required on this workshop.
We will maximize our time in the field shooting a multitude of subjects as well as incorporating classroom instruction, critiques, and photographic assignments each day.
•Daily excursions in and around Lubec
•Boat trip to Machias Seal Island to photograph Puffins- only 15 Americans are allowed on the island per day!
•In-field instruction at each location
•Image Discussion and Review
What’s not included:
•Transportation to and from Lubec, Maine
•Cost of food
•Cost of hotel (Inn on the Wharf, 69 Johnson St, Lubec ME, 207-733-4400)
Skill Sets: All Levels of Photographers are Welcome
Physical Activity: Low to Medium. We will have long days with sunrises and sunsets as well as a lot of walking.
In this workshop we will cover:
Use of Lenses
Use of Light Modifiers
Shooting in Low Light
Use of Filters (polarizers and ND)
The cost of this trip does not include the cost of lodging and transportation while on location. You will need to separately purchase a flight ticket or have transportation to and from Lubec. Meals are not included in the cost of the trip.
To make only a deposit, select the “Deposit Only” box below. All payments are due 30 days prior to the workshop.
Upon signing up for this walk, you will receive a confirmation email. This will list more specific instructions regarding this workshop.
Please read our Cancellation Policy before signing up.