Welcome to Joe and Mary Ann McDonald's
We offer the finest in small group wildlife and nature photography photo tours, workshops, and safaris, both domestic and foreign.
You can go on a photo tour or a safari with a photo leader and take pictures, or you can travel with us, two naturalists as well as photographers that will provide you with the information that explains what you are seeing, and that gives meaning both to your photographs and to your experience.
As our participants say, it is what truly sets us apart from all the rest.
Last Update: April 27, 2016
Featured Photo Tour
Jaguars and the Wildlife of the Pantanal
South Pantanal extension
Our latest book Creatures of the Night
Click on any of the panels (top or left) or the Links (below)
to learn more about ...
Photo Safaris Worldwide
Domestic Photo Tours
Hummingbird and Bat Photography
Digital Photo Workshops in the US
Our Trip Reports including our latest...
India Tigers, Lions, and more Trip Reports
The ALIVE! Photo Community
Interviews and Blogs
Joe ands Mary Ann will be the Showcase speakers at
the 2016 Berks Photographic Conference
June 10-12, 2016
Joe will be speaking at the NECCC
(New England Camera Club Council)
71st Annual Photographic Conference
July 15-17, 2016
Our Books and Products
Tips and Questions of the Month
The Story Behind the Photography
Five New Books Reviewed
New Product Reviewed-
Alan Murphy ebook and videos on Bird Photography
You will learn how to make images like this in the
Flash-Advanced D CNPC -- and it is fairly easy!
Join us on Facebook at: Follow Hoot Hollow
Order Joe's Winning Shot from the BBC Contest
New Jewelry - the CHEETAH Head Pendant/Charm
Mary and Joe are proud to endorse the store where we buy all of our camera gear:
Check out our latest website,
where we'll be constantly adding new portfolios!
Office Phone: (717) 543-6423
Or FAX us at: (717) 543-5342