There may be no nature destination on earth as special as the Galapagos Islands, where unique animals show no fear of humans. In this video, see what it's like to snorkel with sea lions and sea turtles, hang out on the beach with marine iguanas, and more!
Originally presented August 5, 2014
For nature photographers, capturing close-up images of rare wildlife is the ultimate travel photography experience.
The Galapagos Islands – A Nature Photographer’s Paradise
For nature photographers, capturing close-up images of rare wildlife is the ultimate travel photography experience. And there’s no better place to get amazing full-frame shots of unique and friendly animals than in the Galapagos Islands. Our photo tours are intimate, highly personalized adventures designed to facilitate superlative nature photography encounters. Join NHA’s Conservational Travel Specialist Court Whelan as he offers tips for capturing wildlife images, discusses the best photography gear to use on your trip to the Islands, and explains why the Galapagos is the ultimate location for nature photography.
Originally presented March 1, 2016
Few places on Earth can match the Galapagos for exciting wildlife encounters. In this remote archipelago, whimsical wild creatures exist largely apart from the outside world.
Journey to the Enchanted Galapagos Islands
Few places on Earth can match the Galapagos for exciting wildlife encounters. In this remote archipelago 600 miles off the coast of Ecuador, whimsical wild creatures exist largely apart from the outside world and show no fear of humans. Visitors can approach placid, friendly animals at close range for incredible photographs. From sea lions snoozing on a sandy beach to fishing penguins and sage old giant tortoises, the wildlife of the Galapagos is captivating. Join Nat Hab's Conservation Travel Specialist and expert photographer Court Whelan for a webinar on the Galapagos and how to get extraordinary photos while you are there. Along with an overview of the islands, Court will share a host of helpful nature photography tips.