Iceland Workshop - March/April 2018

Workshop Dates: March 26th - April 5th

Durations: 11 days / 10 nights 

Instructors: Dany Eid & Daniel Cheong

Fee: AED 14,690 / USD 3,999 (cost per person) - Bank Transfer: AED 7,000 AED deposit to secure your place in this workshop – deadline for payment 31.01.2018 - AED 7,690 AED remaining balance is due by 28.02.2017

INCLUDES transportations from to the airport, transportations during the workshop ,11 days & 10 nights lodging (Accommodation: Standard double occupancy -for single occupancy there will be a single supplement-), breakfast & dinner and parks entrance & tickets 

Numbers of participants: 8 maximum 

Level: Beginner to Advanced 

Physical Difficulty: There will be no difficult climbing, but on occasion there might be a short hike

EXCLUDES: Airfare to and from Iceland, Visa, Insurance / a must, Alcohol beverage, Snacks & beverage & photography gear

Contact Dany at +971 563125111 or SIGNUP

          Technical Benefits   

  • Understanding your gear    
  • Fstops & Shutter explained
  • Bracketing technique
  • Histogram explained
  • Long exposure technique
  • ND, Grad & Reverse GND
  • Scouting & composition
  • Chasing the light
  • Vertical & Multi-Raw Pano
  • Stacking focus
  • Digital blending course                

ITINERARY

Day 1

This is the day all participants arrive in Keflavik. Pick up at Keflavik airport is arranged for all participants.
We recommend that all participants arrive early morning (max. by 15:00 local time) to have a chance to start photo shooting on our first day of the workshop.

After the arrival of all participants, we will do our first introduction to our itinerary & photography in general.

Next day morning we move to our next stop Grundarfjörður situated in the north of the Snæfellsnes peninsula in the west of Iceland.

Accommodation: 1 night Keflavik.

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Keflavik- Iceland- Lighthouse- Photo tour

Days 2-3

Our journey starts in Grundarfjörður area with our main attraction the Kirkjuffel Mountain -a volcanic mountain- & the surrounding area. Our stops in this area will include the Black church at Buðir, Lóndrangar cliffs, Arnarstapi cliffs & many other places.

We will spend 2 nights at Grundarfjörður, a small fishing village which is the central point of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula.

Grundarfjörður- Iceland- South of Iceland- Landscape- Photo tour
Grundarfjörður- Iceland- South of Iceland- Landscape- Photo tour

Days 4-5-6

Today we arrive at Vík a village in South Iceland.

The area is dominated by Mýrdalsjökull, the glacier which is home to Katla, one of Iceland's fiercest volcanoes. We will be visiting Selfoss waterfall, Skogafoss waterfall, Kvernufoss waterfall (aka Hidden Waterfall) & the area Dyrhólaey, Black Sand Beach, Crashed DC3 plane site & many other places.

Accommodation: 3 nights at Vik

Iceland- Northern light- Aurora- Photo tour- Photography workshop
Iceland- Northern light- Aurora- Photo tour- Photography workshop

Days 7-8-9

Our next stops are Jökulsárlón & Höfn at Vatnajökull National Park.

The main attractions are the Jokulsarlon glacier lagoon & the Diamond Beach. In the city of Höfn, we will also photograph the famous Vestrahorn mountain.

Accommodation: 3 nights at Höfn

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Iceland- Glacier- Diamond beach- Ice berg- Crystal- Photo tour

Day 10

Very early morning, we will be moving to Reykjavik the capital to shoot a cityscape at sunset. At night we will move back to where our journey started the city of Keflavik, where we will spend the night.

Accommodation: 1 night at Keflavik.

Day 11

Departure day. We highly recommend you book an early flight (starting 6:00 am).

Transfer to the airport will be arranged for all participants.

If you wish to extend your trip, we are happy to assist you & give you recommendations.

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