Helpful Links


  • offers mail-order rentals of photo equipment for our Safari clients.
  • National Cherry Blossom Festival provides information about all the events during the Cherry Blossom Festival.
  • For many useful tips in all aspects of photography, go to
  • Capital Photography Center offers a wide range of photography classes in Washington DC.
  • Cloud 9 Living is an experience gift company offering over 1,700 fun and memorable experiences nationwide.  If you are looking for unique ideas for men or women,  check out Cloud 9 Living.
  • Cultural Tourism DC
  • Destination DC offers tourism and special events destination, with a special emphasis on the arts, cultural and historical communities.
  • Exposed DC connects photographers of all levels with networking, mentoring, and exhibition opportunities. It partners with organizations to strengthen and cultivate the local photography community.
  • Fotoweek DC makes diverse, high-quality photography accessible to audiences through the exhibition of inspiring and provocative images.
  • Forest Hills Connection is a local guide about news and life in the neighborhood.
  • G-Paw, it is a foundation for the care of abandoned pets in Costa Rica set up by one of our instructors, Judy Reisman.
  • Hotels Near DC offers recommendations for places to stay, eat and enjoy in the Metro DC area; also creates “hand crafted itineraries” for visitors to DC.
  • offers mail-order rentals of photo equipment for our Safari clients.
  • Here are some helpful tips on travel and vacation photography:
  • NationalPedicabs  “To see the nation’s capital in the comfort of a pedicab, take a ride with National Pedicabs, offering several tours every day along the National Mall and surrounding areas, including trips around Hains Point at cherry blossoms time with us!
  • New York Institute of Photography offers the highest level of distance education training in the art, technique, and business of photography.
  • On Location Tours is one of the world’s largest TV and movie tour companies and the only one operating in multiple cities.
  • Photography Colleges locates the best universities for prospective photography students.
  • Photo Pie provides “The Ultimate Guide to Know Your DSLR Camera.”
  • Royal Canvas turns your photo into a beautiful canvas print.
  • Service Photo in Baltimore, Maryland is the only independent specialty camera store.
  • Tip on buying a camera from Best Buy.
  • Tripperbus  For low-cost, reliable and comfortable travel between Washington DC and New York City, try Tripper Bus, they offer several departures every day from Arlington and Bethesda, using buses equipped with Wi-Fi and 110-volt outlets at every seat.
  • Photography Talk – Best Camera Settings for Portrait Photography

Safaris and Photo Tour in Other Cities