How We StartedAround Tahoe Tours started with a driving tour CD by Darin Talbot and grew into a small group guided tour by both Talbot brothers. Read media articles about how it all started. CLICK HERE >
Darin Talbot has been called “Mr. Tahoe” and “Tahoe’s Jimmy Buffett”. He is an awarding winning singer/songwriter, storyteller, author, and tour guide. Darin Talbot is your Musical Tour Guide on this chartered journey through the History and Lore of the Jewel of the Sierras.
Chris Talbot is an Incline Village local for 43 years. He also owns Around Tahoe Tours.
The Tahoe based photographer has been aiming his lenses at beautiful travel-resort-landscape-wedding subject matter over 30 years.
In that time Chris has traveled around the world by boat and by plane, not to mention camel, rickshaw, bike and longboat. He has visited 28 countries, including China, Russia, India and what was formerly Yugoslavia. Travels have taken him down under to Australia, Costa Rica, Panama, New Zealand, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Macau, Japan and Singapore.
Chris has lived in South East Asia. Based out of Saigon, Vietnam he would handle assignments for Western magazines and local Tourism authorities. Work is far reaching as Chris works from Singapore to Hong Kong and from Thailand to the Philippines. “Cambodia is the place"
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TALBOT PHOTOGRAPHY has been Photographing HOMES and RESORTS for 25 years in 10 different countries.
Chris has become a leading Photographer in the Travel, Resort and Golf industry. His images have been featured in many well known Travel and Golf publications. Talbot Photography has captured Resorts and Golf courses in California, Nevada, Idaho, Colorado, Hawaii, Mexico, China, Macau, Vietnam and Singapore. Chris also worked the PGA and Celebrity Golf Tours.
Talbot Photography shoots weddings and special events in and around the Lake Tahoe region. He is also well traveled in this field as well and can work anywhere in the world. For countless years Chris has been capturing that special moment. Chris is the local choice for events of all sorts. “I’ve shot over 1267 wedding now. There is always something different. I love weddings!”
Between assignments Chris shoots a lot of Sierra Nevada landscapes. Lake Tahoe has been his home for over 43 years. “When you end your journeys, there is no better place to call home. Tahoe has been very special to me and my family. I enjoy every moment raising my daughter Emma Ly here and have the values of Tahoe’s beauty instilled in her visual needs.” CTWT
"My job is easy. Capture beautiful images, and show the world. I'm a lucky man." - Chris Talbot
TALBOT PHOTOGRAPHY is part of the local community and gives back as much as possible. Charities include the Boys & Girls Club, Kid's and Horses, Veteran's groups, League to save Lake Tahoe, AND many more. It's all about Lake Tahoe for me.