For more information about anything below, please feel free to contact me via e-mail (preferable) or directly by phone.
E-mail: [email protected]     Phone: 904-551-2085, if urgent, use cell 904-451-2352

Classroom lessons and practical “in the field” hands-on workshops.

In collaboration with other organizations

Register through Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge:

March 5, 2022: Spring photo workshop at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, classroom and hands-on in the field. completed

July 9, 2022: Digital editing workshop at the Refuge.  Shoot for half a day then for the rest of the day learn how to tune them up using the computer 

November 5, 2022: Fall photo workshop at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge, classroom and hands-on in the field.


Half day Saturday workshops tentative dates for 2022. Register through the University of North Florida Continuing Education Department; 904-620-4200

The 2021 cost for all 4 was the same, $99.  2022 price to be confirmed.  To register point your browser to this address: https://www.unf.edu/ce/LEARN_Photography.aspx

Flyers with more info will be included in the workshop flyer gallery as soon as dates and costs are confirmed.

June 11: Hands-on photo workshop at Jacksonville Zoo  more to come the rest of the year!

June 25; August 27:  Hands-on photo workshop on the water at St. Augustine June 25 rescheduled for 7/2

February 26; April 9: Hands-on photo workshop at Jacksonville Arboretum completed watch for fall 2022 or spring 2023

More for the remainder of 2022 in the planning stages now at new venues!!  NEW! October 15 and December 10 dates confirmed by UNF.  One will be at the Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens same as June 11.  The other will be either downtown Jacksonville, or a State or National Park.  Awaiting final selections.


Classroom Instruction at UNF

June 6 & 13 - complete

NEW! November 7 & 14 confirmed by UNF

This is an evening course in the fundamentals of digital photography, two evenings total, two hours per evening, 6:30-8:30 p.m..  Different link for this one:  https://www.campusce.net/unf/course/course.aspx?C=1856&pc=37&mc=&sc=

Planning additional sessions summer and fall.


Zoo members only: The Jacksonville Zoo Snapshot Society

Register through the Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens [email protected] or call the main Zoo number (904) 757-4463.

Nov 12 

Each features early entry, a half day of hands-on shooting, breakfast, and a photo lesson in classroom.


Register through Okefenokee Adventures: (912) 496-7156 or (866) 843-7926

4159 Suwannee Canal Road, Folkston, GA  31537   www.okefenokeeadventures.com

October 2: Sunrise hands-on photo workshop on the water at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge - flyer available after first of the year



April 22-24:  Spring in the mountains of North Carolina - wildflowers, landscapes, waterfalls hands-on photo workshop. COMPLETE - see you next year!

REVISED DATES: October 21-23 with option for 24: Autumn in the mountains hands-on photo workshop either in West Virginia or North Carolina.  Still room  


Photoshop &/or Lightroom instruction from the basics to advanced techniques, live or virtual via Zoom.  Contact me for pricing and details or visit my Facebook Photo Education page for complete information:  https://www.facebook.com/johnreedphotoed.


Private tutoring and individual personal workshops now again available all year long. Get a group of people together to lower the per person cost and I’ll quote you a price to come to you wherever you are! Please also visit my Facebook page www.facebook.com/naturephotojreed and give me a “like” if you do.

“Let me show you what I see!”