“The Well” – Kailua, Hawaii


I just returned home from spending 9 days on the beautiful Big Island of Hawaii leading a workshop to some amazing students! I’ll have a full write up soon, but for now, I wanted to share with you this amazing location. Although it doesn’t have a name, this incredible well made for a beautiful scene in Kailua. As the tide would come in, it would fill then overflow by about 3 feet, and then quickly drain back into the ocean …

Mike Mezeul II“The Well” – Kailua, Hawaii

Death Valley – “Are we still on Earth?”

Badwater Basin during a fiery sunset.

I just returned from spending a week in Death Valley National Park teaching a workshop to an awesome group of students. This was my 5th time to Death Valley and with every visit, I find myself asking pondering, “Are we still on Earth?” If you’ve never been to Death Valley, you may find that a stupid question, but if you have, and you’ve explored, you can totally relate. From the hexagonal salt patterns of Badwater Basin (the lowest place in …

Mike Mezeul IIDeath Valley – “Are we still on Earth?”

Arches & Canyonlands National Park Workshop – June 5-9, 2015


SOLD OUT Come join professional landscape photographers, Mike Mezeul II & James Brandon, as they photograph two of the top¬†National Parks the U.S. has to offer! We will spend 5 days/4 nights exploring Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park in Moab, Utah from June 5-9, 2015, photographing many of the iconic locations the parks have to offer. Not only will we capture amazing scenes during the daylight hours, but students will also learn how to photograph the Milky Way …

Mike Mezeul IIArches & Canyonlands National Park Workshop – June 5-9, 2015

Kevin & Katelyn Randles’ Wedding!


The beautiful wedding of Kevin & Katelyn Randles! Here are some favorites from their big day in Rockwall, Texas. Congrats you two!

Mike Mezeul IIKevin & Katelyn Randles’ Wedding!

Fort Griffin State Park Astrophotography Workshop! May 16, 2015


*SOLD OUT* Come on out for an amazing night under some of the darkest skies in Texas! Stand beneath the amazing Milky Way, camera in hand, and learn how to capture stunning images of the beautiful night sky with professional landscape and astrophotographer, Mike Mezeul II. You will learn how to capture stunning images of the Milky Way, create star trails, and light paint ghost town structures beneath the brilliant Texas night sky. A small post processing session will also …

Mike Mezeul IIFort Griffin State Park Astrophotography Workshop! May 16, 2015

Lydia & Andrew Engagement Photographs


Awesome couple + great light = one happy photographer! These two made my job super easy. The chemistry between the two and their fun personalities made this shoot a breeze! Congrats you two on your engagement!

Mike Mezeul IILydia & Andrew Engagement Photographs

Maine & Acadia National Park Lighthouse & Fall Foliage Workshop! Oct. 16-20, 2015


SOLD OUT! Oh man, this workshop is going to be a doozy! If you have a love for fall foliage, lighthouses, wonderful seascapes and more…this is your workshop. Come along for 5 days as I will take you to some of the most photogenic locations in Maine. I will only be taking 3 students with me as spots are a bit tight in some locations for larger groups, first come, first serve. This will also allow for a more intimate …

Mike Mezeul IIMaine & Acadia National Park Lighthouse & Fall Foliage Workshop! Oct. 16-20, 2015

Banff National Park Workshop – November 13-17, 2015

Sunrise over Two Jack Lake and Mount Rundle in Banff, Alberta, Canada.

Sold Out! Oh Canaaddddaaaaa! Here we come! Get ready for 5 AMAZING days in one of the most incredible landscapes I’ve ever visited! Banff National Park, located in Alberta, Canada, is literally a world out of Narnia. From incredible mountain ranges, to beautiful frozen lakes, to auroras dancing across the night sky…my jaw was on the floor the last time I visited. For 2015, I will be taking 3 students around to some of my favorite locations in the park …

Mike Mezeul IIBanff National Park Workshop – November 13-17, 2015