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Hawaii Photo Retreat Day Tours

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Volcano Village, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
+1 808-985-7487
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Superb!

I had never done a one on one photo tour before. This was an incredible experience!. Highly... read more

Reviewed January 19, 2018
dziran
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Los Angeles
Terrific!

With friends, I signed-up for one-and-a-half days of photography tour with Ken Goodrich of Hawaii... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2018
EMR326
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Volcano Village, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
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Reviewed January 19, 2018

I had never done a one on one photo tour before. This was an incredible experience!. Highly recommend. I learned a lot! The quality of the tour exceeded my expectations. Ken, my instructor, was very helpful. I had two perfect weather days packed with photo...More

2  Thank dziran
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

With friends, I signed-up for one-and-a-half days of photography tour with Ken Goodrich of Hawaii Photo Retreat. It rained the first day, and it was cloudy and misty/hazy the second. Ken found interesting things to shoot despite the weather, and he customized the tour based...More

Thank EMR326
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Reviewed September 2, 2017

Spectacular! An experience that totally topped our highest expectations. We started with a video that Ken Goodrich created of the Big Island that demonstrated his incredible photo and video skills. As we watched, we dreamed that one day we could take pictures with the quality,...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Hawaii. I have a DSLR camera but really didn't know how to use it's features. I wanted to take photos not just point and shoot pictures. Our small group (4) also wanted to take a tour. Ken and Mary...More

Thank Denise C
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Reviewed April 18, 2017

We found Ken and Mary's business here on TripAdvisor and booked a day with them before we arrived on the big island. That day was one of the highlights of our trip to the islands of Kauai and Hawaii. Ken took us out in the...More

Thank Prisofazban
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Reviewed February 27, 2017

Mary and Ken are pros, but treat you like friends from the very beginning. They coach and encourage along the way and know the best spots to be at the right time of day depending on lighting conditions. We started our Volcano/Hilo trip with Ken...More

Thank Carole H
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Reviewed December 14, 2016

Ken and Mary run a great small business offering personalised photography tours. This was the first thing we did on arriving on the Big Island as it gave us a chance to get to know the place with a local. Ken not only took us...More

1  Thank Corey557
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Reviewed November 2, 2016

I have taken several photo tours across the islands but spending hours with Ken and Mary was the most rewarding of them all. As always beautiful Hawaiian sights but with Ken and Mary's training I have been able to open the door to use my...More

Thank Not_yet_now
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Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

That was a fabulous photo day tour with Ken who is a great photographer and excellent teacher as well. I learned a lot of skills from Ken. He is so professional, skillful and patient guy, really taught me a lot, and also gave me many...More

Thank allanpeng
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Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

I recently spent a day with Ken in VNP.. It has been the best day of a two week trip.. Ken is so attentive and really spends a lot of time with you to make sure you get a great shot.. I learned so much.....More

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Ewokchef
March 31, 2017|
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Response from Not_yet_now | Reviewed this property |
In our case we followed in our own car and since I have a special diet we provided our own lunch. Best to contact then Hawaii Photo owners to make arrangements.
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Ramblin_Rose0157
May 2, 2016|
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Response from Corey557 | Reviewed this property |
No, Ken charges per person but it is less for any non-photographers in the group.
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