Digital Photography in Practice

Digital Photography in PracticeHot Springs Photography FestivalMay 25 to 27, 2019Best Photography WorkshopsHot Springs Photography FestivalA 3-day intensive workshop with Steve Anchell, author of Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Cameras: Getting the Most from Your MILC.The emphasis on this three-day workshop will be on improving your skills using unique features of MILC and DSLR cameras.The workshop begins […]

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Santiago de Cuba Festival of Fire | Havana, Cuba | Steve Anchell Photography Workshop and Tour

Santiago de Cuba Photography Workshop

Santiago de Cuba Photography WorkshopTBA in 2019 & 2020 Travel to Cuba is approved for all participants on this tour who will be part of a group Cultural Exchange Travel for educational purposes authorized under the new US regulations as of November 10, 2017. Best Photography Workshops 2018 Returning Cuba workshop participants receive a 5% […]

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Workshop vs Tour

Workshop vs. Tour The difference between a workshop and a tour is that a workshop places more emphasis on practical instruction, including classroom instruction and critiques almost every day. For that reason, workshops generally take place in one specific area, for example, Taos. A tour is a journey of discovery that take you to a variety […]

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Legal Travel to Cuba

Legal Travel to Cuba

The people-to-people group license for legal travel to Cuba was created during the President Clinton administration (so it is not a new program). In January 2004, it was revoked by the Bush administration. It was reinstated and enhanced by the administration of President Barrack Obama, allowing US citizens to travel as individuals.  After President Trump’s […]

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Travel to Cuba in the Post-Obama Era

In the last year, we have experienced an unprecedented freedom of travel to Cuba from the U.S. Under the current guidelines all you need to do is state that you are traveling for educational purposes and you can board any commercial flight to the island, from many major airports in the U.S.However, the freedom to […]

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Tour or Workshop

Tour or Workshop: What’s the difference?A tour is designed to introduce you to a place, region, or country. A workshop is meant to practice and improve on your photography. A tour moves around and a workshop stays mostly in one place.Because of the travel involved there is not as much time on a tour for […]

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Cuba Photo Tours - Cuba Photo Workshops - Santiago de Cuba - Festival of Fire

Festival del Fuego

Festival del Fuego (Festival of Fire for those who don’t read Spanish) is a week-long celebration of Afro-Cuban culture that takes place each July in Santiago de Cuba. You won’t see anything like this in staid Havana. Even if you’ve been to Cuba on numerous occasions you owe it to yourself to witness and photograph […]

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