Connemara's Wild Landscape, A Photo Workshop | April 2014 & October 2014
5 Days/6 Nights
This 5-day/6 night photo holiday is perfect for anyone interested in learning more about digital SLR landscape photography while touring a stunning part of Ireland. Class size is small by design to maximize your access to Peter for plenty of one-on-one instruction opportunities. Location shoots during the early morning and the evening hours provide excellent in-the-field tutoring, while classroom sessions offer technical instruction on exposure, image processing and digital workflow. MORE details to come
Connemara, A Photo Tour & Workshop | May 2014 & September 2014
6 Days/7 Nights
This 6 day/7 night photo tour and workshop is designed for travelers interested in visiting the Connemara region while advancing their ability to capture their travels from behind the lens of their digital SLR. This 3-part "hybrid" touring/photo workshop focuses not only on capturing better images – both landscape and travel photos, but making image selections and editing your images to weave together a visual story of your travel experience. Day one begins with a relaxing afternoon touring Connemara, getting an introduction to the wild and stunning scenery with one of our favorite local Irish guides. Day two and three we focus on landscape photography techniques. Days four, five and six we will spend touring – including a day trip to the Aran Islands – while focusing on capturing the highlights of the sites with our cameras. Between day tours, we will spend time in the classroom focusing on processing tips, talk about how to compose better travel photos, the importance of images selection when it comes to telling a digital story of your trip, and even basic but powerful image editing tips in photoshop to help bring out the best part of your images. Together, we will select and process images from the days touring and shooting. By trip's end you will have toured some of the regions most notable seascapes, villages, ruins, mountain valleys, landmarks and outer islands. This workshop is designed for anyone interested in learning more about digital SLR travel photography with a focus on touring some of Ireland’s most beautiful and unspoiled landscapes. MORE information to come.
Accommodations: The Anglers Return, Toombeola, Roundstone, Co. Galway, Ireland
Host for the workshops, The Anglers Return is a beautiful, award-winning country house perfectly situated in the heart of Connemara. The absolute ideal place to call home for your workshop holiday, you will enjoy a wonderful, relaxing visit in a house of incredible charm and peacefulness. All of the guests staying at The Anglers Return during the workshop dates will be participants of the workshop, so you will get a chance to meet and get to know others who share your passion for photography. The house is limited to 10, so class size and intruction is small by design to maximize your learning opportunities and minimize the chaos that comes with large group tours. MORE >