Masai Mara, Kenya 2023



6-DAY WORKSHOP – $4495** 
MEET AND GREET ON JANUARY 22, 2023 at 7 PM in Nairobi 
**Includes all lodging, food, ground transportation and game drives throughout the workshop
**Only two spots remain.  **$4,495 Single Occupancy, $4195 Double Occupancy

January 23:  On the morning of January 23, we depart from the *Recommended Hotel in Nairobi and drive to the main gate of the Masai Mara, arriving around noon. We then drive an additional 1½ hours through the park, with the opportunity to see and photograph animals at every turn and rise, stopping to shoot along the way, arriving around 3:00 pm at the lodge. Once students have checked in to the lodging, we will head out again for a late afternoon game drive.

January 24-28:  We will take game drives twice daily, departing at 5:45 am in the morning, returning around 10:00 am and then departing again around 4:00 pm, returning again shortly after sunset.  We will see and photograph a wide array of animals on the game drives, including lions, zebra, giraffe, elephants, wildebeest, rhino and more.  

January 29:  On the morning of January 29 we will depart early, driving back to Nairobi.  Students can catch an international flight home or to their next destination that evening.   

We will have a Meet and Greet on January 22, 2023 at 7 PM in the lobby of the Sarova PanAfric Hotel, where we discuss student goals and objectives, and Bryan will provide an overview and rough agenda for the workshop.


  • Students will be responsible for daily park entrance fees of approximately $70 per day.  
  • **$4495 per person single occupancy, $4195 per person double occupancy 
  • Feel free to arrive in Nairobi earlier than January 22 if you wish to see the city or just get acclimated to the time zone change. 
  • Check the latest guidance for vaccinations required to travel abroad:

*Recommended Hotel: 

Sarova PanAfric Hotel
P.O. Box 30486-00100
Nairobi, Kenya
+254 709 111 000, +254 20 276 7000

*You can stay at the hotel or lodging of your choice, but the *Recommended Hotel, Sarova PanAfric is where we will gather for the Meet and Greet and where we will gather for departure to the Masai Mara on January 23.

To sign up for this workshop, click on the link above to make a deposit and secure a place in the workshop. To get additional information or ask to be on the waitlist, send an email to Lisa Phillips at [email protected].