Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island Excursion

Travel adventure and photography education awaits you on this one-day photo tour and island journey 15 miles from the coast of Maine. Vinalhaven Island Excursion will surely stimulate your vision. See beautiful bay scenery, rocky coast landscapes, marine wildlife, island culture, quaint village, working harbor, and unique shops and galleries. Photographic discussion and instruction will be offered all day. All skill levels, all camera types, individuals, families, and groups welcome. Other dates; June 2, June 8, June 22, July 2, July 16, July 23, Aug 6, Sept 8, Sept 29, or check the website for updates.

Photo Tour: Vinalhaven Island ExcursionPhoto credit: Dee Peppe

Your 75-minute scenic ferry ride crosses Penobscot Bay passing through Hurricane Sound, and The Reach. Scenery includes many islands including Hurricane Island, Greens Island, and Potato Island. Once on the island explore the rich granite and fishing history. Photographic discussions will cover menu settings, controlling exposure, framing, composition, point of view, capturing the right moment, and your personal needs.