Olympic and Mt. Rainier National Parks

August 9th-15th 2018

Olympic and Mt Rainier National Park – Photography Tour!

Part of the MPA- “Photograph America the Beautiful” Tours! 

August 9th-15th 2018
5 FULL days of Photography and Editing Instruction PLUS
special bonus Night time Sky and Star and Milky Way shoots!* 


Enjoy the rainforest, ocean, waterfalls, stars and mountains all in ONE spectacular tour!


A Photographic excursion for ALL LEVELS including
Beginner through Advanced!

ALL levels are welcome and we encourage and teach you at any skill level in a non-intimidating manner.  We become like family on these tours and you will find that the encouragement and learning environment is friendly AND fun! 

VERY LIMITED SPACE on this tour! ONLY ONE TIME THIS YEAR! As always, we expect this tour to sell out! PLUS- there is an early bird special. SAVE $300! Don’t miss it!Registration and further details below. 


Join David & Ally McKay along with Photorec Toby and Steve Scurich as we tour incredible locations, capture amazing images, and truly discover Olympic and Mt Rainier National Parks.

Olympic National Park has long been considered by many as the most diverse of all the parks as far as ecosystems are concerned. With incredible scenery, ocean beaches, mountain views and rainforest as well as wildlife, Olympic National Park is beautiful!  

Then add on Mt Rainier as a special included no charge bonus and together you have two of the most scenic and beautiful National Parks in the world to photograph and enjoy! 

Our tour is set for mid August which is PRIME photography time.  We have also set this tour to get the best possible star photography chances if conditions permit and during the Perseids meteor shower as well. 

See some of the images below and you will see why this is an incredible photography tour FILLED with diversity in nature! 



  • Attendee to Instructor Ratio: Max 5-1 Student/Instructor ratio!
  • Price: $1995 (Early Bird Rate SPECIAL $1695 if paid in full by Sept 25! It will sell out before then) 
  • Payment plans for all budgets, just ask!
  • Non Photographer spouse or friend rate $795 VERY LIMITED AVAILABILITY
  • Mt Ranier bonus at no charge. 

Click here to register!

  • Price includes:
    • MPA team personally educating and photographing with you!
    • Group size (5 Clients to 1 Instructor ratio!)
    • 5 Full days of shooting with instruction. 
    • Image Review and Editing Instruction
    • Carpool to meeting locations
  • Price DOES NOT include:
    • Transportation to Port Angeles (Base Hotel)
      • Located 2 hours from the Seattle–Tacoma Airport (SEA)
    • Recommended trip insurance
    • Hotel
      • We have secured a block rate at our host hotel – TBA
      • We can help facilitate a roommate if requested

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Base itinerary*
August 9th Arrive and group meeting 7pm
August 10th-12th Olympic NP
August 13th-14th Mt Rainier NP
Sunrises, Sunsets, Editing techniques and more!
August 15th Depart

Trip is not confirmed until deposit is placed. Due to limited space, there are NO EXCEPTIONS to this and it is on a first come fist serve basis. Contact us with any questions.

*Base Itinerary and instructors subject to change. This is never planned but based on unforeseen circumstances, can happen.  If itinerary must change due to any unforeseen circumstance, alternate locations within same general area will be chosen.