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Lucy Grosen

The hidden places he took us to in order to capture the photographs we dreamt of and the instruction and encouragement he gave to all of us was kind and full of genuine caring.  I will be carrying my memories of this trip forever and sure do look forward to my next adventure with them.

Lynsee Vetter

Having just picked up a camera in the last several months, I learned so much in the first day alone. A week of seeing numerous new species (a win for me) and comming away with so pretty decent photos... I'd definitely do it again!

Judy Karendal

Absolutely the very best! I highly recommend Jeffrey Patrick Karnes for your dream bird workshop! you will love it and come back with priceless memories and great photos!


Jenny Varela

I discovered Jeffrey Patrick Karnes's Costa Rica Photography Workshop after finding his beautiful bird images on Instagram. I wanted to learn how to take photos that reflected Jeff's style. I found Jeff to be a extremely friendly and patient teacher whose primary concern was ensuring that I was taking correctly exposed and beautifully composed images.

Kumar Venkatasub

Ive longed to ingage in exclusive bird photography in Costa Rica.I simply conducted an online search and discoverd his website. Shortly after, I received an email from Jeff confirming my reservations my flight details and other necessary information.Just two weeks before the trip, a WhatsApp group was astablished, and I had a one-on-one  faceTime call with Jeff.

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Photographer Jeffrey P Karnes specializes in bird, landscape, and fine art photography. Jeff is passionate about the conservation of wildlife and habitats that sustains them. In every photo, Jeff strives to capture the beauty and wonder of the wildlife that nature brings to our lives. His motto is “Live life with passion, see the beauty in all things, and share it with the world.”  Jeff’s photography has been published in several local publications and was voted one of the best bird photographers on Instagram by the National Audubon Society. His work has been exhibited in the Outer Banks, Fort Fisher, and Pine Knoll Shores Aquariums with a permanent display at Pine Knoll Shores. His photography has won many competitions, and he is a participating annual leader in the Wings Over Water Wildlife festival in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Most of all, Jeff enjoys inspiring his students by teaching them how to broaden their photography skills, passion, and creativeness into becoming a better photographer. To join current workshops, please see the Workshop link. To see daily posts of new images, follow him on Instagram: jeffreypkarnesphoto or Facebook: Jeffrey P Karnes Photography.



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