Independent Trips, Workshops, and Events


PhotoTravelBug was started in 2017. The goal was to create interesting photography trips around the world for students and professionals alike with an emphasis on seeing international destinations off the beaten track with teachers and guides to improve your skills, practice different photography techniques and socialize with like-minded people who have a passion for photography.

Upcoming 2018 Trips:

Ecuador & Galapagos Islands: Feb 22nd – Mar. 4th

Scotland: June 30th – July 7th

Norwich UK: Oct. 26th – Nov. 3rd

Jordana Wright Photography

Nicaragua Awaits

March 1st – 8th

Join us to discover the spectacular UNESCO city, Granada, Nicaragua and the surrounding region.  Stroll down cobbled streets, hike through cloud forests, and soak up the tropical heat in a stunning visual paradise.  Every excursion has been designed to provide plentiful photographic opportunities in an inspiring landscape.

Click HERE for more information and registration.


Architecture Photography Unfolded

 Los Angeles 2018

If you have always wanted to shoot the amazing architecture of Los Angeles and want to escape the winter, this workshop is for you! Join Michael Muraz & Angie McMonigal for 2 days shooting some of the best architecture in the world, learning how to capture stunning architectural abstracts and cityscapes. Included in the workshop:
  • pre-workshop online presentation
  • 2 days of photowalks with personalized, individual instruction on creating architectural abstracts & cityscapes
  • post-workshop post-processing instruction
  • post-workshop share/critique of your images
  • a few great locations: The Getty Center, The Petersen Museum, The Walt Disney Concert Hall, The Broad and The Griffith Observatory
Key Details:
Date: February 24 & 25, 2017
Location: Los Angeles
Cost: $699
Discount: $599 with code CPC



Excellent Photo Repair

It may sound like bragging, except that it’s true – We are one of the best, if not THE best camera and camcorder repair business in North America.   All repairs are done on premises by our highly experienced, expert technicians.  Prior to starting this business, Saul Fox, the owner, was a master technician at Minolta for 20 years.

We repair all makes and models of digital and mechanical cameras, digital camcorders, professional SLRs, professional and High Definition camcorders, Lenses, and Flashes.  We repair brands such as Nikon, Canon, Sony, Pentax, Olympus, Minolta, Hasselblad, Leica,  Panasonic, JVC, FUJI, and many more.  We are one of the few remaining shops that repair both manual and autofocus film cameras of all brands.

Satisfied customers all across the U.S. and Canada ship us their cameras and camcorders to be repaired.  We offer quick turnaround, quality work, highly competitive prices, and one of the best guarantees in the industry.