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February 20 - March 2, 2025 
$15,750 US

Join Renowned Photographers Keith Ladzinski & Michelle Valberg for an EPIC Patagonia Adventure!

Join acclaimed photographers Keith and Michelle for an unforgettable wildlife/nature photography workshop in the breathtaking Torres del Paine National Park, Patagonia. This exclusive workshop focuses on capturing the majestic pumas of Patagonia in their natural habitat, offering a unique opportunity to hone your skills under the guidance of four seasoned professionals.

Immerse yourself in the stunning landscapes of Torres del Paine, renowned for its dramatic peaks, pristine lakes, and diverse wildlife. Keith and Michelle will provide personalized instruction on techniques for wildlife and landscape photography, composition and the use of light, ensuring you leave with not only incredible images but also a wealth of knowledge and inspiration.  Oh ya, there will be a lot of fun and laughter too!

Whether you're an aspiring photographer or an experienced professional, this workshop promises an enriching experience in one of the world's most awe-inspiring locations. Don't miss your chance to capture the elusive pumas of Patagonia with the expert guidance from Keith Ladzinski, Michelle Valberg, Jeff Mitchell and Tommy Joyce.

Meet Your Expert Team of Creators

Passionate. Creative. Experienced. Fun.

The success of a photography workshop hinges on the expertise and passion of its mentors. We are thrilled to introduce a lineup of world-renowned photographers and seasoned instructors who have made their mark on the global stage with their stunning captures. Dedicated to sharing their wealth of knowledge with budding talents, they bring diverse experiences—from documenting endangered wildlife to capturing extreme weather events. Our mentors provide a rich and engaging learning platform for all attendees. Meet the masters who will guide you on this incredible journey through the picturesque terrains of Patagonia.

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Keith Ladzinski

Keith's lens has touched almost every corner of the world. From the African Sahara to Antarctica, his work with National Geographic showcases global narratives of climate change, scientific discovery, and natural wonder. His Emmy nomination and association with globally renowned brands stand testimony to his incredible talent.  Keith is a Canon Ambassador.

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Jeff Mitchell

Jeff Mitchell has been involved in photography for almost 50 years. He currently works for Nikon Inc as a Senior Account manager. 

Jeff received his BA in photography from Columbia College and pursued the MFA  program at Syracuse University.  

Jeff is well versed in sports, wildlife, portrait and landscape photography. He has a passion for helping people capture images in their life to preserve and share special moments.

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Michelle Valberg

As a Nikon Ambassador & Canadian Geographic Photographer-in-Residence, Michelle has dedicated 40 years to visual storytelling. Her vast portfolio ranges from portraits of heroes of the pandemic to majestic endangered wildlife. Recently appointed to the Order of Canada, her philanthropic endeavors and achievements are numerous and commendable. 

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Tommy J

Tommy’s work has taken him around the globe, from diving with fur seals in Antarctica to chasing world-class runners through the deserts of Africa. He has told stories featuring the world’s greatest athletes, lifestyles, and brands on all seven continents.  Tommy primarily focuses on fast-action visuals and character-driven stories that explore the depths of human emotion and the boundaries of our capacity for achievement..

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Proposed Itinerary

February 20 

Arrive in Punta Arenaso



February 21 (B,L,D) 

Pickup from Punta Arenas drive to Puerto Natales, have lunch, and then off to explore the West side of the park before driving through park to get to Cerro Castillo Hotel


February 22-28 (B,L,D)

All day in the field puma days

6:00am start with return around 11am, then back out in the afternoon around 15:30, and back to hotel around 21:00 (approx)

March 1 (B,L,D)

Transfer back to Punta Arenas passing by the Condor Roost at Olga Teresa and return to hotel

March 2 (B)

Return flight home





- Transfer from Puerto Natales/Punta            Arenas to Hotel El Ovejero
- All meals beginning with dinner upon         arrival to Ovejero and ending with               breakfast the day of departure
- 8 nights lodging at Hotel Ovejero
- 7 days Estancia Laguna Amarga "land use    fee
- Tracking and Guiding services
- National Park entrance fee
- Transfer Hotel Ovejero to Puerto Natales/    Punta Arenas

- Condor Roost Visit

- All Gratuities


What’s NOT Included:

• Airfare to and from Punta Arenas, Chile

• Cancellation & Emergency Insurance

Just when my life of photography was resorting to cell phone point-and-shoot, my vision was enriched through the professional guidance and creative knowledge shared by you all. I broadened my technical skills, enhanced my ability to see, not just look, gathered valuable perspectives from each person in our group and renewed my life-long love of photography.
Thank you. 
I had an incredible time at the wildlife workshop with Keith and Michelle! The perfect blend of fun and learning, it was an unforgettable experience.
Attending Michelle and Keith's photography workshop iwas an unforgettable experience! Their expertise and passion for nature photography were evident from the start. They guided us to the best spots for capturing stunning landscapes and wildlife, offering invaluable tips and techniques along the way. Their patient, hands-on instruction helped photographers of all levels improve their skills. The camaraderie and shared enthusiasm among participants made the experience even more enjoyable. I left with breathtaking photos and new friends. Highly recommend their workshop to anyone looking to elevate their photography in one of the most beautiful settings on earth!
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