The Dog Days of Chasing


They say that a dog is man’s best friend and I wholeheartedly agree. Not only are they loyal, forgiving, compassionate, and much more, but in my case, my dog shares my passion with me. For the past 16 years, I’ve traveled countless miles across Tornado Alley documenting severe weather and tornadoes. There are no words to truly describe what it’s like to witness the power of nature right in front of your eyes. From beautiful supercell thunderstorms and blinding lightning to …

Mike Mezeul IIThe Dog Days of Chasing

Oru Kayak Review


I’ve always been a big outdoorsy person. Whether it’s hiking, mountain biking, or kayaking…anything that can put me in nature, I’m all for it. Over the past year, I really got into kayaking. The ability to paddle yourself around an open body of water, exploring places where most boats can’t go, it’s a freedom that is just awesome. Every trip I took this past year, I tried to find a place to rent a kayak if possible. The problem was, …

Mike Mezeul IIOru Kayak Review

Iceland Workshop – November 15-22, 2016


SOLD OUT! Have you ever dreamed of standing beneath the stars as the northern lights dance above? How about photographing large chunks of ice beached upon a black sand beach as the ocean waves flow in? Or what about listening to a 200 foot towering waterfall from only feet away? If any of these dreams are on your bucket list, I cordially invite you to join myself and Thorarinn Jonsson as we tour you around the most jaw dropping locations of …

Mike Mezeul IIIceland Workshop – November 15-22, 2016

Favorite 15 of 2015!


As 2015 dwindles down to it’s final days, I can’t help but reflect on how truly blessed I’ve been this year (and years before this, but this year definitely kicked some butt). I am fortunate enough to have a job that allows me to do three things that I truly am passionate about: photography, travel, and teach. Being able to tell people that my job is to travel the world, taking photographs that with each frame, touch each person in this …

Mike Mezeul IIFavorite 15 of 2015!

Southwest Colorado Fall Colors Workshop! – September 22-26, 2016


SOLD OUT! Have you ever dreamed of standing at the base of a massive mountain awaiting the sunrise? You stand there watching the alpenglow illuminate the mountain peaks…anticipating that moment when the sun pears over the ridge and the Aspens explode with color, glowing a brilliant yellow and orange. Those are the moments you’ll experience on this workshop…and so much more. Come join me for 5 days as we explore southwest Colorado in search of stunning fall colors, waterfalls, mirrored lakes and more. …

Mike Mezeul IISouthwest Colorado Fall Colors Workshop! – September 22-26, 2016

Big Bend Astrophotography Workshop – August 26-28, 2016


SOLD OUT! An all out, 100% themed, all you can feast your eyes upon, astrophotography workshop at one of the BEST areas to photograph the night sky at! If you have never seen the night sky above the Big Bend region, you’re in for a treat! In 2012, the area was designated as an International Dark Sky Park, one of now just ten in the world. Measurements by the National Park Service Night Sky Team show that the Big Bend Region offers the …

Mike Mezeul IIBig Bend Astrophotography Workshop – August 26-28, 2016

Dallas Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse

Dallas Blood Moon

The image that broke the internet. Over 600,000 + shares on Facebook alone! Want to learn how I created the image and what went in to making this possible? Be sure to join my newsletter located on the right side of the homepage! I will be sharing a complete behind-the-scenes look in my upcoming newsletter!

Mike Mezeul IIDallas Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse

Tour San Francisco – Photo Workshop! July 28 – August 1, 2016

The Golden Gate Bridge and Marshall Beach in San Francisco, California at sunset.

SOLD OUT!! Have you ever wanted to explore the incredible city of San Francisco with your camera in hand!? How about watching the Golden Gate Bridge seemingly float amongst the fog at sunrise? Or maybe you’d like to explore Alcatraz, sit beneath the Bay Bridge, or capture crashing waves along the shore of one of the highest lighthouses in America? If any of that sounds appealing to you, I cordially invite you to come join me as I take 4 students along …

Mike Mezeul IITour San Francisco – Photo Workshop! July 28 – August 1, 2016