“City of Light” – Photography Holiday in Lisbon, Portugal
31 March – 6 April and 30 Sept – 4 Oct 2017
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Cost per person: €700 single room (shared bathroom) / €750 in a shared room / €930 single room (private bathroom). Includes tuition, 6 night´s accommodation, breakfast and one main meal each day. Local transport is provided each day to the locations.
Local residents not requiring accommodation can join for a reduced price of €60 per single workshop or €250 for all 5 workshops (excl. meals and transport).
Explore the vibrant city of Lisbon under the guidance of professional photographers Gonçalo and Catarina. Learn about light, composition and how to use your camera in different lighting conditions to capture a variety of effects. Visiting some of the best photographic spots in this charming city, you will be sure to capture some breathtaking pictures. You will stay in a lovely hotel close to the centre of Lisbon and the Eduardo VII Park. Your hosts Kit and Samantha will provide great hospitality, to help you to relax and enjoy your stay. “We have put together a wonderful itinerary where you will enjoy capturing great shots of Lisbon architecture, street photography and lifestyle.” Portuguese food is delicious and generous, so you will be able to dine out in style and socialise with some new friends. The guided learning photographic sessions are suitable for all levels & the tutors will differentiate so that everyone will learn something new. Basic editing will be covered at our final session.
A little bit about the location
Many factors combine to make Lisbon a most desirable travel destination. For photographers it is particularly appealing, offering many possibilities for architectural and street photography. It is known as the “City of Light”. The locals are hospitable and friendly, and is a very safe city to walk around. Food is delicious. Our chosen accommodation is a comfortable hotel set in a historical building overlooking Eduardo VII Park. This is close to the centre of Lisbon, and easy to get around on foot and via the Metro. Also very close to the hotel is the Gulbenkian art gallery.
Non-participating guests – it is possible for a partner or friend to join this holiday even if they don’t want to participate in the activity.
What to bring
Camera, mobile phone, tripod, notebook and pen, a good pair of walking shoes, preferrably a laptop and software for editing.