Nature Photography
2018 Nature and Wildlife photography workshop classes.

 David's photography tours in 2017-2018 include.

 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

Great Smoky Mountains in extreme fall color. October 21st thru the 28th 2017. SOLD OUT

Canadian Rockies, Wildlife and landscape's. Sept.9th to 16th 2017 , SOLD OUT.

Yellowstone winter wildlife February 3rd thru 10th, 2018, $2,600 per person. Sold Out

Wildlife of Costa Rica 2018 , March 10th thru 17th. Tree house lodging, best birding in Costa Rica, photography and culture. $3,895 per person. 2 spots remaining.

Call us or e mail for more details on these trips. We will e mail you itinerary, prices and other trip information.


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




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Online ordering for our clients.

Order prints from your photography session at Olson Studios or pictures from our many schools and sports teams we photograph.  Most of our galleries are private but these galleries are public. Or enter your password on next page.

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Nature stock photography and artwork.

See David's photography on display at Olson Photography in Rockford. Also our display at the Chicago art museum this summer. David's photography is also highlighted in the new Northwest Quarterly magazine this month. Olson's images have been chosen to be in the 2018 National Geographic Christmas card line again this year. We also have thousands of wildlife and landscape pictures available for books, publications and stock. See our work in The National Geographic, Alaska Magazine, National wildlife, Birders World and many more publications in 2018.

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Business Portraits Head-shot Special.

 Is it time to refresh your web presence with fresh, new corporate headshots? We all know how important it is to make a great first impression. Having professional headshots adds impact and a show of professionalism.

Perfect for your proposals, company websites,brochures, and Facebook. Our photo shoots are designed with your specific business needs in mind. From traditional to edgy, these will help you portray convey your image!

Here at Olson Studio's in Rockford, you have a choice of coming to our studio or we can COME TO YOU! Our mobile studio can set up at your office and and eliminate the logistics of how to photograph your team. We work efficiently, but have fun at the same time. Making our clients feel relaxed and happy is important to portray confidence, competency, and warmth in our images.

Business sessions are completely designed around what you want your image to say about you and your company. Whether you need traditional or contemporary, we have the right tools to project you to your client. Many of our clients are so pleased with their new website images that they’ve been known to purchase prints to give to their employees as gifts!

All images are retouched and provided to you at high resolution for the best results. Photo session $40, includes 1 to 2 0utfits, retouching and online gallery. High resolution print ready digital images $50 each or entire session for $175. Travel charges may apply. Images can be available in 24 hours. Call to book 815-873-1777.