Namibia-2017

Namibia Slide/ Journal

I created this slide journal to share my Namibia experience with everyone. I thought that it made a nice presentation. Keep in mind it was my first so I will try to create a few more and I hope to improve as I go. If you haven’t tried Adobe Spark, give it a try, it’s …

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Nickerson Beach Trip Report

I had yet another fantastic group and workshop at Nickerson Beach in NY. I can hardly wait for next year’s workshop! Luckily, we were blessed with great weather, not too hot and not many bugs 🙂 . We were treated to completely different lighting situations on each of the morning shoots-both tremendous! One morning the …

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Moments After Stepping Foot on the Beach…

I arrived at Nickerson Beach this morning at 5:30am. I had a private client for the morning session. As we made our way out to the beach I noticed a small chick walking around. Usually when a chick goes astray from its adults the other skimmers peck it. But this little chick seemed to have …

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Camargue Horses ~ 2018 Workshop Announced!

Camargue & Provence France Photo Tour /A Creative Adventure July 8th – July 15th, 2018/ 7 Nights, $5995 (Limit: 10 photographers-minimum of 6) The centerpiece of this workshop will be six sessions photographing the beautiful Camargue horses mostly running in the water or on the beach. There is a wonderful natural bird park in Camargue …

Gear-sales

Sell Your Used Photo Gear Here

Selling your used (or like-new) photo gear through my site: I charge a 5% commission on the price that the item sold for, not what you list it for. If the item is under $500.00 there is a flat fee of $25.00. If you are interested please e-mail my friend Michael (he will be handling …

Puffins-&-Gannets-2017

Puffin Trip Part II

Sorry it took so long to complete my second trip report for my Puffin workshop but I have been a little busy and have not gotten to processing my images 🙂 I have been working on some new projects that I will share soon… The first image was created during a situation where we had …

Trioplan-lens

Meyer Optik Trioplan ~ Mitakon Zhongyi

I have wanted a Trioplan lens now for several years. I almost bought a used one on eBay but I lost the bid and have not found another one of similar quality. The lenses are very old and have all kinds of issues including mold, scratches, etc… The original Meyer Optik Trioplan lens was designed …

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2017 Palouse Photo Tour II ~ Announced!

The Palouse ~ A Creative Adventure/Photo Tour of Eastern Washington State. May 30-June 3, 2017 5 Full Days: $1699/Limit 12/ 4 SPOTS AVAILABLE *If you already signed up for #1 and want to stay for both? No problem, you can take $100.00 off the price of the second workshop. I have a lot of folks …

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South of France Sunflowers

After receiving a ton of emails asking if I am switching to a mirrorless system because I posted a lot of used gear for sale–I just want to reiterate that I am not selling off all of my Canon gear and switching to a mirrorless system. I am simply selling gear that I don’t use. …

Gear-sales

Used Gear 4 Sale

I will now be offering a service for folks to sell their used gear on my site. If you would like to sell your gear through A Creative Adventure please contact Michael Zajac via e-mail as he will be handling all used gear sales. When emailing please put the words “Used Gear” in the subject …

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Au Revoir Camargue

Image © 2016/Denise Ippolito Photography My Camargue workshop in the south of France could not have been better. I loved every minute of the trip. If you missed my previous post, we visited the Camargue region that is famous for its beautiful white horses. I arranged for the group to have six photo sessions with …

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Camargue Horses

My group and I are in the south of France photographing the beautiful horses of the Camargue. So far each photo session has been terrific and we have been blessed with good conditions. This morning we photographed the horses as they ran on the beach. Yesterday we had beautiful reflections in the morning which was …

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Bass Rock Landing

Image © 2016/Denise Ippolito Photography I finally got a chance to land on Bass Rock. I’ve wanted to get on that rock since the very first day I saw it over three years ago. The rock had a giant allure to me. I wanted to explore the grounds and see the Northern Gannets up close. …

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Puffin Trip Part I

I am halfway through with my Puffin and Gannet workshop that I am conducting with Arthur Morris in the UK. So far the photo opportunities have been tremendous! We have had multiple days with the Puffins and have spent one glorious day on the Gannet boat-more on that later. I have probably gained a few …