Philippines Photo Workshop at Atlantis Resort
Join Bonnie Pelnar & Marty Snyderman
for a 10-Day Photography Workshop!

Dumaguete, Philippines - Critter Diving and Wide Angle Too!

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 until Saturday, April 14, 2018

anilao_photo_workshopHere's your chance to polish your underwater photography skills while diving the most biodiverse waters on earth!

This workshop is designed to show you how to use your digital camera and get the best shots possible when shooting underwater. Compact cameras are welcome! No camera is too big or too small! Not only is this workshop a lot of fun, but you'll learn all about how to improve your underwater photography by shooting better and improving on what you've captured by using Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom.

Your instructors and hosts are Bonnie Pelnar and Marty Snyderman. Bonnie and Marty will be available to dive with you each day, assisting guests in shooting and editing techniques as well. 

Accommodations will be Atlantis Resort Dumaguete. Deluxe twin or shared. All rooms are air conditioned!

All meals are included! The on-site restaurant serves from 7:00 am until 9:00 pm every day. All your food is included in our price!

Diving: The Dumaguete area of the Philippines has emerged as one of the best critter diving hot spots in the world. Atlantis Resort is conveniently located on a long peaceful stretch of beach.  where scuba diving enthusiasts can have their once-in-a-lifetime underwater adventure. There is also excellent wide-angle opportunities at Apo Island and other dive sites. Surrounded by an amazing tropical garden with some of the rarest plants to be found in the Philippines, it is just a short trip to some of the most renowned dive sites in Asia – Apo Island, Siquijor, and of course the local Dauin Marine Sanctuaries.

Enjoy the luxury of only 4 guests per boat in one of the most nudilicious places on earth!

$2,985 per person including taxes

Space is limited, so if your would like to attend please contact Bonnie to reserve your spot. A mere $600 holds your spot. The second deposit of $600 is due 6 months prior to arrival and final balance due 3 months prior to arrival. Airfare runs around $900 to $1200 from LAX. We can help you book your airfare if needed. Just ask!


  • Accommodation in a deluxe room (double occupancy or twin share)
  • All meals at Toko's Restaurant (breakfast drinks, Italian & specialty coffees are included). Coffee, tea & filtered water are available during restaurant’s operating hours 6:00 AM - 9:30 PM. (Italian and specialty coffees are not included after breakfast)
  • Unlimited internet access
  • Unlimited scheduled boat diving (up to 5 dives a day including night diving; excludes dawn dives and additional day trips)
  • One day trip to Apo Island or similar



Does not include:

  • Marine Park Fees
  • Transfers to/from the resort
  • Nitrox
  • Rental Equipment
  • Land Excursions
  • Airfare


Images from our 2014 Workshop