Nature Photography
2017 Nature and Wildlife photography workshop classes.

 David's photography tours in 2017-2018 include.

September 2017 Banff, Jasper, Canadian Rockies at their best photography workshop in Canada. September 10th to the 17th. $4,200 per person. Call for more details on our trips. Travel with professional wildlife photographer David C. Olson  and take amazing photograph's you never thought possible. David will put you on the best subjects in the best time and light, learn photography and crazy things you never new about our North American wild's. Photoshop and lightroom classes.

Wisconsin loon photo workshops, June 23rd to 28th in Hayward Wisconsin. Photograph loons and their chicks in this intimate look into this wonderful bird. Learn photo techniques and get great images of this north-woods icon.  David won last years National Loon poster from this very location. Morning or evening sessions available. $200 per session. Call for details 815-873-1777

Raptors of Illinois, July 29th SOLD OUT 2017,

Canadian Rockies Sept.10th to 17th 2017 SOLD OUT.

Yellowstone winter March 1st thru 6th 2018

2 spots remaining .

Call us or e mail for more details on these trips.


 David also does one on one trips and technique workshops. In state or at any North American location, please call me to discuss. If you want David to yourself and come back with images of a lifetime this is it.




nature photography classes, tours, workshops, wildlife photography

Online ordering for our clients.

Order prints from your photography session at Olson Studios or sports photography from our many schools we photograph.  Most of our galleries are private but these galleries are public.

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Gallery showings and presentations.

See David's photography on display at Olson Photography in Rockford and at Hartsough dermatology in Loves Park Illinois.  Also his display at the Chicago art museum this summer. David's photography is also highlighted in the new Northwest Quarterly magazine this month. We also have thousands of wildlife and landscape pictures available for books and publications. See our work in The Northwest Quarterly Magazine, National Geographic, Alaska,Birders World and many more publications in 2017. 

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Business and corporate head shot special.

Business and company head shots special!

Getting an executive portrait or corporate headshots done for your social media profile page like LinkedIn , Face book and Google Plus? Or do you need a great business and corporate image to put on a company website. It is becoming very commonplace now for a client to do research on you before they use your services. Putting a professional and approachable corporate photograph of yourself online will help put a human face on your company to help them connect to you. You would not want a client to see an amateur image of you online?, what does that say about you and your business?  Call Olson Photography today to schedule your session 815-873-1777

Professional head shot session $50.

 This includes:

2 outfits if desired.

Studio lighting


online gallery, BW images.

Turn around time less them $48 hours.

Prints and high resolution images available. $50 per high res: image print ready or entire session for $200.