A week long residential photography holiday to enhance your core digital photography skills and techniques. We take you to some of the most amazing locations in the Valencia and Alicante region to capture fantastic images, create wonderful memories and leave you with skills to last a life time.
essential photography skills
From beginner to keen amateur, you'll learn and improve the essential photography skills and techniques.
We will cover everything from the exposure triangle, ISO, camera modes, composition, understanding lenses, and Bokeh to advanced skills such as Bracketing, HDR, Tripods, Filters and image processing e.g. Photoshop / Lightroom.
Groups are limited to only 6-8 people and we'll have the opportunity to shoot the amazing landscapes and mountains of the Serra Mariola, the vineyards of the Valencia 'tuscany' of Fontanars, historic towns such as Bocairent and Xativa, the stunning modern architecture of Valencia's city of Arts & Sciences and much more.
We take you to all of the locations but there will be some short walks, optional early sunrise starts and sunset finishes, but there is plenty of time to relax at Casa Sanz or the local mountain lakes, and of course to enjoy the pre-booked dinners at a fantastic selection of restaurants.
who is it for?
Beginner to advanced amateurs.
Group numbers are kept small to ensure plenty of 1:1 instructor time.
what to bring?
Any DSLR. Mirrorless or Compact digital camera
Mobile with decent camera
Tripod, Filters, Memory cards, Laptop,
Valencia day trip
Serra Mariola - Montcabrer
Alcoy - city of bridge
Fontanars del Alforins bodega
dates & prices
From £750 to £995
Special Guest Instructor Week
We vary the week according to the weather conditions and time of year (light) and can provide a bespoke week for you or your group if required. A typical week looks like this:
Day 01 Arrival & welcome reception
Day 02 Montcabrer, Cava Gran, Agres
Day 03 Xativa Castle, Streets of Xativa, Photoshop Class
Day 04 Bocairent, Serra Mariola, Pou Clar, Fontanars, Photoshop Class
Day 05 * rest day / trip to the beach/ Alicante etc
Day 06 Valencia
Day 07 Alcoy, Font Roja
Day 08 depart
*optional rest day or sightseeing
The itinerary is indicative of the planned week, it may be adapted according to your arrival and departure flights, local conditions
what is included?
7 nights accommodation
scheduled airport transfers
daily room cleaning service
swimming pool and towels
vehicle transfers to locations
5 days tuition
2 Photoshop/LR classes
organisation of rest day trips
regular daily feedback
food & drink
coffee & soft drinks
packed lunches if appropriate
cost of evening meals