Guided Outings and Full-Day Courses

Acadia Images offers Guided Outings or full-day photography lessons to help you make the most out of your visit to Acadia. As a year-round local we can get you to great locations at the right time, and guide you in making great images.  Times vary throughout the season as the times of sunrise and sunset change. Please contact us to make reservations.

  • Discovering Acadia: Explore the best locations on Mount Desert Island. As experienced and knowledgeable locals, Acadia Images can elevate your experience of Acadia. Outing or Workshop.
  • New Photographers: This course is to get you familiar with basic photography in one of the best locations to learn. We put special emphasis on the elemental principles. Note: You should bring your camera’s manual. Though we are experienced photographers, we are not familiar with every camera on the market. Guided outing or workshop.

2019 Schedule:
Sunrise and Sunset (timed with the seasonal changes)
Monday and Wednesday
May – October

Dinghies at night

Dinghies at night

Our outings are great morning or afternoon activities, and can be timed to suit your schedule. Make sure you capture the best memories of Acadia National Park with the help of our years of experience photographing this area.  Sessions may be up to 3 hours in length. Price is per participant.

Pricing for Outings:
1 Participant $160 
2 Participants $90/each
3 Participants $70/each

Our full-day courses allow us to cover more topics and/or more locations; a great activity for visitors who really want to hone their photographic skills. We’ll share our thoughts and techniques about photographing Acadia and help you capture your vision effectively. If you are interested in some digital developing we can facilitate Lightroom and Photoshop lessons. To get the most out of your full-day course we recommend an starting with a sunset session and following with a sunrise the next morning.

Pricing for Full Days:
1 Participant $320 
2 Participants $180/each
3 Participants $140/each

At this time we do not provide transportation, meals, or park entry fees.  ‘Good’ weather or a visible sunrise/sunset is not guaranteed.

Refund Policy: Acadia Images offers a 100% refund if you need to cancel or rainy weather prohibits a pleasant outing.


Select: Full Day Class