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The Vote was Unanimous…

…In October, we had a FABULOUS 7-day photo workshop cruise from Paris to Normandy on Viking River Cruises with 12 photographers and their companions taking pictures by day and by night in Paris, Vernon, Rouen, along the Normandy beaches, and in Les Andelys with guided tours and photo instruction at each stop. The story of our workshop…

WPS is still “Innovating” after all these years!

At Washington Photo Safari, we take pride in being right out of the box with NEW and exciting venues and techniques for teaching photography. If there is a new museum, monument, or attraction in the DC area, we turn it into a photo safari! In 2018 alone we have added 19 new safaris to our…

Photographers Care: Benefit for the Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Once again we invite you to join us for another benefit photo safari, this time to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Harvey in the Houston region of Texas, and for any future victims in nearby Louisiana. Our previous benefits that we conducted over the past 8 years were most successful in generating over $25,000 for…

Insurance 101: Insurance Coverage for Photographers

Most of us don’t give insurance coverage for our photographic equipment much thought – we automatically assume that it will be covered by our homeowners or renters insurance. The truth is, the risks associated with making a living as a paid photographer, whether you operate as a sole proprietor or as a corporation, extend far beyond…

WPS Receives Trip Advisor Hall of Fame Award

BIG NEWS!   Washington Photo Safari has been Awarded Trip Advisor’s coveted HALL OF FAME AWARD, given only to those businesses that received Trip Advisor Certificates of Excellence for at least FIVE YEARS IN A ROW! 2018 marks the 6th year that Washington Photo Safari has received TA’s Certificate of Excellence, due to consistently high 5-Star…

City Paper’s annual Best of DC awards contest

We are pleased to announce that we are competing this year in City Paper’s annual Best of DC awards contest under the category of Photography Services! But we need your help!  We will be competing against some of the very best photographers in the DC area, and of course we offer a service that is a bit…