Photography Mini Break
How do you fancy learning a new skill, or perhaps developing an existing one? Whether you’re new to the art of photography, or an experienced photographer looking to improve your skills and understanding, our photographer’s mini break is a great way to achieve your goals.
- Learn from a highly skilled, respected professional
- Learn how to photograph our local nature and landscape
- Learn to work with natural light
- Explore a Vancouver Island forest
- Convenient oceanfront accommodations
- Down time to explore the local area
Please bring a tripod! You may be shooting some longer exposures in the forest. A polarizing filter and neutral density filter is also advised.
Your package is fully customizable to suit your preferred length of stay. If you’d like to extend and add more to your vacations, please let us know and we’ll help you build a great itinerary.
Arrival night: check in, phone call to confirm the plans for the next day (may be weather dependent)
10 a.m. meet your teacher at accommodations for a 1 hour classroom session
11:30 a.m. meet at a pre-arranged location.
3 hours instruction including a lunch break. (Please being your own lunch).
2:30 pm teaching session ends, enjoy the afternoon in the lovely Comox Valley
Evening after dinner – to be arranged based on schedules – teacher will drop by at your accommodation for a 1 hr image review and technique discussion
7:30 am meet your teacher at a pre-arranged location for a morning mist/sunrise shoot (weather dependent)
4 hours instruction
Lunch at your accommodation
Instructor returns for 1 hour of photo editing instruction after lunch (Lightroom, Photoshop as needed)
Another leisurely breakfast
10 a.m. meet your teacher at your accommodation, review yesterdays images, head out on another photo safari
2 pm, return to accommodations, 1 hour of photo editing instruction
3 pm say goodbye to your teacher, and enjoy some more time on your own exploring the local area.