Category: Blog

Visual Tour of the New Wildlife Camp in Colombia

Colombia Photo Expeditions has just introduced a new unique once-in-a-lifetime expedition, a brand new Wild Camp Experience in Colombia. We can make it the core of your Colombia exploration, or add it, as a superb extension to your main trip. With a maximum capacity at the camp for 10 persons, the Camp is located in El Encanto de Guanapalo, a 9,000-hectare private reserve in the … Read More Visual Tour of the New Wildlife Camp in Colombia

Featured Song: Mind The Drop

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Smartphone Photography Tutorial 🔥 50% OFF

This online tutorial has been created for those who have busy schedules and want to learn at their own pace. Kike Calvo, author, and photographer has trained hundreds of photography enthusiasts during his multiple assignments on National Geographic Expeditions and Lindblad Expeditions around the world. You’ll gain the skills, tools, and knowledge you need to capture the world around you with your smartphone. This is not … Read More Smartphone Photography Tutorial 🔥 50% OFF

Malpelo: Shark Diving Capital of the World 🎥 Magical Places | Episode 3

In this episode, we explore Malpelo Island in Colombia. Malpelo is a small island in the eastern Pacific Ocean, located about 500 km west of the Colombian mainland. It consists of sheer and barren rock with three high peaks, the highest being Cerro de la Mona with a height of 300 m. Divers can find one of the largest shark populations in the world. … Read More Malpelo: Shark Diving Capital of the World 🎥 Magical Places | Episode 3

Tailored Bird & Natural History Tours in Colombia

TAILOR YOUR OWN NATURE & BIRDING TOUR! CHOOSE YOUR PREFERRED DATES OF TRAVEL! Why Should You Book this Private Tour for you or your family? Discover the amazing bird species of Colombia´s Western & Central Andes. Bird the Anchicaya Watershed, an area that inspired the first Bird ID guide for South America. Enjoy the feeders at KM 18, where more than 22 species of … Read More Tailored Bird & Natural History Tours in Colombia

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Tailored Luxury Tours in Colombia

Travel at your own rhythm with only the people of your choice. Maximum flexibility for your Colombia Boutique Travel. To book a private photo expedition, review our site and let us know what are your main photographic interests. If you are interested in “ungoogleable” experiences, let Kike Calvo designed your in-house tailored experience in Colombia. On certain travel experiences, Kike can be your photo expert … Read More Tailored Luxury Tours in Colombia

🎥 ¿Qué es un Palabrero Wayuu? | La Guajira . Episodio 5

En este episodio hablamos con Jose Luis Pushaina, indígena Wayuu y experto en la cultura y las tradiciones de éste pueblo. Nos explica la jerarquía y organización del pueblo wayuu, y nos aclara quienes son los palabreros, nombrados Patrimonio Cultural e Inmaterial de la UNESCO. ► Descubre Colombia: http://www.colombiaphotoexpeditions.com

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Guggenheim Foundation Fellow and Photographer Maggie Steber

Deep knowledge and field expertise are two of the strengths of our Photo Expeditions in Colombia. We work with the best field guides and we aim for the best education and experience possible. Colombia Photo Expeditions offers private custom Photo Tours and fixed-date Expeditions  for photographers and travelers from around the world, specializing in cultural immersion, natural history, and photography, always traveling in small-sized groups with … Read More Guggenheim Foundation Fellow and Photographer Maggie Steber

Colombia Photo Expeditions partners with VII Photo Agency

Deep knowledge and field expertise are two of the strengths of our Photo Expeditions in Colombia. We work with the best field guides and we aim for the best education and experience possible. Colombia Photo Expeditions offers private custom Photo Tours and fixed-date Expeditions  for photographers and travelers from around the world, specializing in cultural immersion, natural history, and photography, always traveling in small-sized groups with … Read More Colombia Photo Expeditions partners with VII Photo Agency

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The Medicinal Plant Markets of Bogota, Colombia

In a recent article published by the Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine the authors (Rainer W. Bussmann, Narel Y. Paniagua Zambrana, Carolina Romero and Robbie E. Hart) presented the results of their study exploring multiple markets in Colombia’s capital. The study encountered 409 plant species belonging to 319 genera and 122 families. These were used for a total of 19 disease categories with 318 different applications. They … Read More The Medicinal Plant Markets of Bogota, Colombia

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On Conservation in Colombia with Fernando Trujillo

This is the latest post in the Colombia Blog Series by Colombia Photo Expeditions, in which Kike Calvo profiles interesting information, research and thoughts on Colombia related to journalism, ecotourism, science, exploration and photography. Fernando Trujillo is a Colombian marine biologist from the University Jorge Tadeo Lozano and the scientific director of the Omacha foundation. He has been working with special conservation for 30 years with … Read More On Conservation in Colombia with Fernando Trujillo

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Barranquilla Carnival: Who lives it, is who enjoys it!

The carnival is the second largest in the world, second only to Rio de Janeiro. In 2003, it was named one of the Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO. Colombia Photo Expeditions offers you the best photo tours to capture this event.