Complete Photo Tour Schedule
Vietnam Photo Tour Spectacular
June 16 – 30, 2019
Vietnam is one of our very favorite places to photograph, obviously! The diversity of landscapes and peoples are nothing short of spectacular. Along with Vietnamese and French colonial architecture adorned with elegant ladies wearing traditional Ao Dai, the Indochine dream comes to life for the travel photographer.
Our June Vietnam photo tour features the incredible rice terraces & colorful tribal peoples of the northern mountains, Ha Long Bay photo cruise, historic Hoi An, the sand dunes & vanishing people of Cham, the surreal salt pond workers of Khanh Hoa, & a lot more!
Luminous Bali + Mt. Bromo, East Java
Sep 29 – Oct 10, 2019
The island of Bali is much more than its reputation as a choneymoon & party haven, a reputation that prevents all too many photographers from seeing the aphoto tour paradise it is, at least in the hands our hands!
David Lazar’s Luminous Bali is an original & exhilarating Bali photo tour experience that goes well off the beaten path and into the true heart of The Island of the Gods. Highlights include private photo shoots w/ Balinese dancers, and hop over to East Java to shoot its otherworldly Volcano-scapes & Tengger tribe horses w/ incredible backdrops.
Iconic Myanmar + Golden Triangle
Oct 12 – 25, 2019
Iconic Myanmar – Golden Triangle Expedition… The inspirational brilliance of A.P. Soe returns to bring you the classic grandeur of his homeland, including off the beaten path & into the heart of The Golden Triangle and its colorful tribes during the rice harvest!
“The Myanmar photo tour with A.P. Soe has been the highlight of my photography experience. Traveling with a local photographer is a privilege and we got to see and do things that are otherwise not accessible to foreigners…” – Ora Buerkli, Switzerland
Photographers Gone Wild – Myanmar
Jan 6 – 19, 2020
Photographers Gone Wild – Chin State Expedition is our 3-time Myanmar Photographer of the Year‘s favorite photo tour itinerary. K.K. Winn is the ultimate Myanmar photography insider, who knows the light, locations and people of Myanmar like no one else.
The photo expedition includes Myanmar’s Big 4, highlighted by the Ananda Pagoda Festival in Bagan. The “wild” takes you to storied Chin State to document the vanishing “tattoo tribes” living in small mountain villages. This is truly “one of the great travel photography tours of the world.”
Luminous Myanmar – Journey to the Lost City
Feb 16 – 29, 2020
Myanmar is without a doubt one of the most enjoyably photogenic places in the world, made all the more so by the warm & welcoming people, who are usually happy to be photographed. Contrary to common opinion, it reamins one of the very safest travel destinations in the world! Myanmar through the lens is a wholly unique and rewarding experience.
This photo adventure features Myanmar’s Big 4 destinations of Yangon, Bagan, Mandalay & Lake Inle, plus ventures way off the beaten path to the fabled Lost City of Mrauk U.
Southeast Asia Unleashed!
Jan 21 – Feb 2, 2020
Luminous Thailand, Laos, Cambodia – A UNESCO World Heritage Photo Tour is led by Nat Geo contributor David Lazar. The region is definitely a ‘bucket lister’ for any travel photographer worth their salt, and here is a rare 3 for 1 opportunity!
The three UNESCO World Heritage sites we visit are Ayutthaya, Thailand; Luang Prabang, Laos; and Angkor Wat & Environs, Cambodia. Plus a lot more great photo opportunities off the beaten path. This includes special access to a remote Akha tribal village + tea plantation, and hidden Khmer temples.
Luminous India & Holi Festival of Colors
Feb 21 to March 6, 2020
India is an unimaginable, almost kaleidoscopic feast for the senses. From a photographer’s perspective, most especially those interested in people, culture, street, and historical grandeur, there is nowhere else in the known galaxy that offers such an incredible diversity of photographic possibilities.
Luminous India is highlighted by Holi, the festival of colors. We bring you to the Braj region to photograph the joyous spectacle, where the true action is. The itinerary also features must photograph locations in Old Delhi, Rajasthan, Varanasi and Agra, home of the magnificent Taj Mahal.
Luminous Bhutan Photo Tour Workshop
April 7 – 20, 2019
Our Luminous Bhutan photo tour workshop with renowned travel shooter David Lazar is the latest edition to the LJ line up of world class photography adventures. David absolutely loves Bhutan, and was thrilled we decided to add it to the roster. Our only regret is not to have added it earlier!
This tour focuses on iconic Bhutan, plus has special inside access to two fantastically photogenic, off-the-beaten-path festivals with colorful dance dramas. The photo opportunites include fortress monasteries & monks, landscapes, culture-in-action, & portraiture. The Land of the Thunder Dragon awaits!