Great Lakes Photo Tours
Experience a Nature Photography Ecotour
Explore inspiring and scenic Great Lakes natural locations. Capture stunning nature images…with your own camera! Take advantage of over 50+ years of combined nature photography experience with naturalist photographer, Mark S. Carlson, and digital photography expert, Bob Gzresiak. All photographers are welcome regardless of skill.
Learn fundamental photography skills
Learn your camera’s features
Enjoy expert group instruction while in the field
Experience the adventure with other photo enthusiasts
Wonders of Walloon Spring Eco-Photo Tour
June 6 & 7, 2015. Experience springtime blooms on 2,000 acres of preserved natural habitat surrounding Walloon Lake and its watershed. Capture images of delicate and colorful flowers.
Wonders of Walloon Summer Eco-Photo Tour
September 11 & 12, 2015. Capture images of wildlife and flowers, to scenic lake vistas, rolling meadows and rare bog habitats at Walloon Lake's surrounding 2,000 acres.
Shiawassee Arts Center
September 27, 2015. Explore the Shiawassee River while capturing stunning Autumn nature images of wildlife, flowers and flowing waters at the Curwood Castle Park in Owosso.
Featured Autumn Eco-Photo Event
Hemlock Crossing Eco-Photo Excursion
October 3, 2015
Port Sheldon, Michigan
Hemlock Crossing Park offers 239 acres of woods and wetlands along the Pigeon River. Over six miles of trails meander through bottomland and upland forest, old pine plantations and along the river. The nature center offers exhibits, a wildlife den with critters and activities as well as a wildlife viewing area for bird watching, animal feeding and nature photography..