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2016 Southern Africa photo safari with Max Waugh


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2016 Nature and Wildlife Calendars
2016 Nature & Wildlife Calendars

2016 photo calendars are now on sale!  I have nine different themes to choose from, including five new themes with all new images.  Preview and order the calendars here.


Photo Tours and Workshops

South Africa Photo ToursSouthern Africa Photo Safari: July 23 – Aug. 3, 2016

This photo safari will allow you to explore two of South Africa’s best wildlife hotspots, the world-famous Kruger National Park and the incredible MalaMala Game Reserve! We’ll spend six nights in the massive confines of Kruger, staying at the three camps situated in the very best wildlife areas the park has to offer. We’ll finish off the tour with three nights at luxurious MalaMala, recently named the 2nd Best Safari Park in all of Africa. An optional extension will take us to Mashatu Game Reserve in Botswana.

This tour is limited to 8 guests. Only 4 spots remain.

Learn more about the 2016 Southern Africa tour.

Yellowstone Spring Photo TourYellowstone 2015-16 Photo Tours

Join me on a photo adventure in the world’s first national park. I am now offering tours in spring, fall and winter, taking advantage of some Yellowstone’s incredible wildlife and scenery.

My final trip in 2015 is a tour of Yellowstone and the Grand Tetons in Fall, co-led by fellow photographer Zack Clothier. This tour runs from September 25 – October 4, 2015. There are four spots left.

Get $250 Off Last-Minute Bookings on the Fall Tour!

I have just added two spring wildlife tours for next year, running from June 4 – 10, 2016 and June 12 – 18, 2016.

Learn more about the spring tours and register here.

2017 Galapagos Cruise2017 Galapagos Islands Cruise

Visit one of the most unique wildlife destinations on the planet: the Galapagos Islands!

A trip to the Galapagos is nothing like you’ve ever experienced. A mix of close encounters and photo opportunities with exotic and unique species, along with some fun and relaxation in the form of daily snorkeling excursions (which also provide some good wildlife viewing opportunities!).

This trip is tentatively scheduled for January 2017, and features an optional Amazon trip extension.

Learn more about this fun and exciting ocean adventure!

Photo Tours, Workshops and Classes in the Pacific Northwest and Abroad

Wood duckI have a number of custom local (Seattle area) photography workshops options available, as well larger organized tours that are scheduled for 2015 and 2016. View the Workshops and Tours page and see if there’s a tour that interests you, or schedule a private session or trip.

Possible Tour and Workshop Destinations Include:

  • Pacific Northwest
  • Yellowstone National Park
  • Great Bear Rainforest
  • Costa Rica
  • South Africa
  • And more!

Visit the Workshops and Tours page to learn more.

Yellowstone Wildlife Guide

Travel Destinations

I have always enjoyed sharing photos and information from my trips in hopes of inspiring and helping others who love travel and wildlife.  Find more information about some of my favorite destinations below.

Yellowstone White WolfYellowstone National Park

Yellowstone photos, videos and other travel information about America’s first national park.  Take advantage of Max’s experience and get advice on where to find wildlife in the park, what camera gear to take and what to pack in general.

Visit Max’s Yellowstone Information page.

Squirrel monkey, Costa RicaCosta Rica

See photos and videos from Max’s trips to Costa Rica, and get information and helpful travel advice from a seasoned traveler.  You’ll find info on what camera gear to bring, what supplies to pack and how to prepare for this rugged but beautiful country.

Visit Max’s Costa Rica information page.

Lion cubTrip Summaries and Travel Information

Get information and advice on lodging, transportation, food, photography and more.  Max has compiled trip summaries from the various destinations he has visited over the years, including travels to Africa, Latin America, New Zealand, Europe and more.

Visit Max’s travel information page.