Eyes on Africa: If you want to experience the true essence of Africa, sort your travel arrangements with Eyes on Africa. In conjunction with the best local African partners, Eyes on Africa offers you access to remote, expansive and private concessions that cater to a minimal number of travelers with maximum exposure to wildlife. Whether you want to plan the perfect honeymoon or plan a professional photo shoot, Eyes on Africa offers it all. All trips are tailor-made to their guest’s specifications. Eyes on Africa arranged my September 2011 photo shoot to the Masai Mara and Amboseli in Kenya and Mountain Gorilla Expedition in Rwanda. If you plan to travel anywhere in Africa, be sure to visit Eyes on Africa’s website at: or contact NICKY at:
Eyes on Africa

Quark Expeditions: Quark Expeditions specializes in polar adventures to the Antarctic, Arctic, and North Pole by expedition ship. Join their Facebook group to view photos and videos from voyages, or join discussions on photography, travel arrangements, polar history and more. Quark Expeditions arranged my 2007 Antarctica photo shoot and I had the pleasure of traveling with Quark once again back to Antarctica via the Falkland Islands and South Georgia in February/March 2010.
Quark Expeditions

Southern Cross Galleries on Facebook: Be sure to "Like" Southern Cross Galleries' Facebook Page to keep current with events and news. This is a public forum where all are welcome, so please pass the invitation on to your friends and family!

Danny Burk Photography, LLC: DANNY offers high quality drum scanning, Photoshop workshops and tutorial, field workshops, print sales and licensing. I personally use his drum scanning services and have taken several of his workshops. Both are second to none. DANNY also specializes in Large Format landscapes of North America, along with floral portraiture and nature abstracts. Be sure to visit his site for unique imagery!

Travel Egypt: Travel Egypt has been providing discerning travelers with educational and entertaining tours since 1985.  Travel Egypt organized my November 2006 photo shoot and arranged unparalleled access to the archeological sites through local guide and Egyptologist, AFIFI EL SHIMY.  Travel Egypt’s efforts enabled me to capture some spectacular shots.  If you plan to visit Egypt or the Middle East, be sure to visit Travel Egypt’s website at: or contact TERRY at:

Icelander Tours: Established in 1996, Icelander Tours aims to provide high quality expeditions within Iceland.  Using guides with up to 25 years of experience allows Icelander Tours to provide its clients with an in depth insight into Iceland the country and nation.  In addition to the traditional sights and activities, Icelander Tours offers its customers a unique experience -- traveling to "off the beaten path" locations seldom seen by the average tourist.  Icelander Tours organized my July 2008 photo shoot and did an exceptional job.  If you choose to visit this magnificent country, be sure to visit Icelander Tours’ website at: or contact OLI (Expedition Leader) directly at:  Please be sure to tell my good friend OLI I said hello!

iExplore: iExplore is an adventure, experiential and luxury travel company that focuses on creating privately guided, made-to-order tours to over 100 destinations worldwide. iExplore helped organize my December 2007 Antarctica and November 2008 Indochina photo shoots. They are an excellent resource and always the first place I turn when planning an expedition. For further information about the company or to view its wide variety of global itineraries, visit iExplore’s website at: With questions, contact STEVE (Adventure Travel Consultant) directly at: I am certain that STEVE and the entire iExplore team will do its best to customize your itinerary to meet your travel needs.

Pakdei Tour Guide: Visit the world heritage sites in and around Siem Reap, Cambodia, properly with "PAK".  PAK is a tremendously nice man, who will provide you with indispensible knowledge about the entire Angkor Wat complex and unsurpassed access to the archeological sites for those avid photographers. PAK can be reached by E-mail at: Please tell him I sent you!

Destination Asia: Destination Asia is an exceptional adventure travel company, with offices located on the ground throughout mainland Asia and Indochina. Destination Asia is sure to help you build and fulfill your dream Asian vacation. I personally used this company for my November 2008 photo shoot and cannot recommend them enough. Be sure to request expert local guides: ADISORN POLSAEN (Bangkok, Thailand); PEE KOON (Chiang Rai, Thailand); NGUYEN ANH "MANGO" CHUNG (Hanoi, Vietnam); and LE QUANG "HWANG" HUY (Sapa, Vietnam). For further information, visit Destination Asia's website at: Please tell them I sent you!

Picture Us Galleries: Southern Cross Galleries has teamed up with Picture Us Galleries to provide Southern Cross  customers  with  high  quality  matting  and  framing at an economical price. Visit Picture Us Galleries' website at or  visit  their  downtown  Chicago  locations  at 230 S. Clark St. and 102 S. Franklin St. Feel free to E-mail any questions to Gallery Managers BUNNY POWERS at or CARIED SURPRENANT at Be sure to tell them I sent you!

Magic Murals: Interested in a large wall mural of one of our images? Contact our partner Magic Murals. A 15% discount will be given to all customers mentioning discount code Tatooles15.