Channel Islands Discovery Photography Workshop

Channel Islands Photography Workshop

The Channel Islands National Park Photography Workshop held on Anacapa Island offers some of the most amazing geologic and natural features found only here. This location offers the most varied image capture options for the photo enthusiast. From numerous what and dolphin sightings in the Santa Barbara Channel to breathtaking cliffs and a classic light house, this compact environmentally sensitive island offers so much for the creative eye.

Channel Islands National Park Photography Workshop
Anacapa Island  



All full size camera digital SLR and iPhone participants welcome!

Note: Price does not inclued a $59 boat Transportation fee. Details provided at purchase.

If you have questions you can call us at (805) 701-8807 or email us at

 Be sure to be familiar with our Cancellation Policy before completing your registration.

Price includes instruction materials and field guidance.
Does not include lodging, food or transportation.



You’ll have more the enough time to enjoy Anacapa Island during this one day photography workshop, along with 2 professional photographers to provide you with one on one support. Our group will travel a short 45 minute boat ride to your destination which is another world from the mainland.  The boat leaves from Oxnard or Ventura, California dock depending on their schedule, leaving 9am and returning by 5pm.

Jansen Photo Expeditions is a fully permitted concessioner within Channel Islands and Yosemite National Parks.

Jansen Photo Expeditions is a fully permitted and insured concessioner within Channel Islands and Yosemite National Parks.






Topics Covered

• Story telling in photography
• Waiting for the right moment to shoot
• Aperture, shutter speed and ISO
• How to get the most creative exposure
• Discussions on getting the correct exposure
• How to fine tune exposure and use of histogramsMJJ_4067maswebsig

• Depth of field
• White balance settings for changing environments
• Learning how to create dynamic compositions
• Composition balance and flow

Suggested Camera Gear List

– Digital SLR or Mirrorless Camera
– Wide-angle and Telephoto lenses are essential and whatever lenses you like (16mm-200mm recommended,
– Memory cards. (Enough to meet your shooting demands)
– A Hot shoe bubble level. (unless your camera has this option built in)
– A Polarizer filter.
– At least 2 fully charged batteries.

Included in Workshop

• Quality One on one photographic instruction geared to your level of expertise
• Small class size of 4 – 6 students
• Interactive learning environment with two experienced instructors
• A great time in a beautiful natural environment!

All our workshops will run rain or shine unless weather is determined to be intolerable by the workshop leaders and /or boat operators. If cancelled, this workshop will be moved to the following weekend or to the next available date, usually within a 4 week period.





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