Welcome to Central Oregon & the Oregon Cascades


As much as the outdoors beckon, the lively city of Bend provides plenty of good food and accommodations. Or head nearby to the sweet little town of Sisters for a more quaint, if touristy, atmosphere. Add a must-stop visit to Mt Hood's historic Timberline Lodge or a getaway break in the region's many peaceful lakeside resorts, and you'll find that Central Oregon's attractions are hard to beat.


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$299 Tours & Sightseeing

Private Half-Day Photo Tours

Half Day Photo Tours (4 hrs, up to 2 adults)Whether you want to see vibrant sunsets and sunrises, misty waterfalls, mountain reflections in the high lakes, or the twinkling night sky, our professional photographers are ready to take you on a tour through the incredible Central Oregon Cascades and the beautiful High Desert on a photo journey you'll never forget! Meet us at the Cascade Center of Photography or let us to pick you up at your hotel. In addition to packing your camera and tripod, remember to bring appropriate clothing for our Central Oregon weather! We also suggest sticking in some water and snacks, especially during our warm summer months.

$575 Tours & Sightseeing

Central Oregon Private Photo Tour with Local Guide

Full Day Tours (7 hrs, up to 2 adults) Whether you want to see vibrant sunsets and sunrises, misty waterfalls, mountain reflections in the high lakes, or the twinkling night sky, our professional photographers are ready to take you on a tour through the incredible Central Oregon Cascades and the beautiful High Desert on a photo journey you'll never forget! Meet us at the Cascade Center of Photography or let us to pick you up at your hotel. In addition to packing your camera and tripod, remember to bring appropriate clothing for our Central Oregon weather! We also suggest sticking in some water and snacks, especially during our warm summer months.

$95 Tours & Sightseeing

Personal Photography Tutoring in Bend

Did you just get this new Camera? Does it have too many buttons you don’t know what they are for? Now you can learn how to use it!One-on-one photography instruction customized to fit your schedule. Choose the area of interest to visit in Central Oregon or let your professional photography guide take you to his/her favorite spots. Or if you prefer, stay in the classroom at our Center.Photography level from beginner to intermediate. Make a reservation and then please tell us a little more about your needs. Level of photography experience Camera gear Please note: If travel is involved, a small extra fee for gas will be charged

$129 Tours & Sightseeing

Bend Historic Photo Tours

Meet us at the Cascade Center of Photography or allow us to pick you up at your hotel! Suggested departure times are 9am or 2pm. Our professional photographer will take you through the historic heart of Bend along the peaceful Deschutes river, where nature meets city life in a display of vibrant personalities, stunning colors and intricate textures. Take home great photos along with fond memories of your day in the beautiful city of Bend, Oregon. In addition to packing your camera, remember to bring appropriate clothing for our Central Oregon weather! We also suggest sticking in some water and snacks, especially during our summer months.

$299 Tours & Sightseeing

Night Sky Private Photo Tour

Central Oregon's high altitude, crisp, clear air, low humidity and cool nights provide excellent conditions for Night Sky Photography. With a choice of moon lit nights illuminating the landscapes or capturing the Milky Way and numerous star trails during the dark moonless evenings, our local photographer guide will show you the best locations, as well as the proper camera settings for capturing those magical images.You decide on meeting time and where we pick you up. Suggested departure time is 8:30 pm with a duration of 3 hours. Bring your own camera, lenses, extra battery, tripod and headlamp. And don´t forget to bring a small snack and water.Central Oregon nights get cold, even during summer. Prepare and bring an extra sweater or jacket, and in fall and winter bring cloves and warm shoes.After booking we will contact you to tell you what lenses work best for night photography and give you some pointers to prepare for this spectacular private night sky photo tour.

$129 Private & Custom Tours

Bend Street Photography Private Tour

Meet us in Downtown Bend, Oregon or allow us to pick you up at your hotel! Suggested departure times are 9 am or 2 pm. Come see the town and meet the friendly people. Photograph the historic heart of Bend, downtown and along Mirror Pond where nature meets city life. Practice the basics of Street Photography guided by a local photographer on a private Bend Photo Tour.Price is for up to 2 participants. Bring your spouse for free! We will contact you to discuss exact meeting time and place. In addition to packing your camera, remember to bring appropriate clothing for our Central Oregon weather! We also suggest sticking in some water and snacks, especially during our summer months.