Instructors: Alex Wild , Thomas Shahan, and John Abbott
Special session on High speed photography with John Abbott and Paul Dezuuew from Cognisys!
(instructors may fluctuate depending if workshop does not fill)
• Workshop is limited to 19 participants
• Workshop begins at 7:00 p.m. Sunday, July 30th, 2016 and concludes Saturday Aug. 5, 2016
• Workshop is based out of Refugio Amazonas in the Amazon jungles of Peru.
Join professional photographers Alex Wild , Thomas Shahan, and John Abbott for a 4-day workshop exploring tropical insects and spiders with some of the best insect photographers in the world! This year we will have special sessions working with high-speed flash, and focus-stacking with Paul DeZeeuw from Cognysis.
Macro & microphotography equipment
Lighting & flash
Working with live insects
Special techniques: focus-stacking, high-speed flash
Field sessions in forest, meadow, and aquatic habitats
Photo sharing, and critique and more!
Events kick off with a Sunday evening welcome (July 30) and will continue through Saturday morning (August 5).
Venue: We are lucky to be hosted by Rainforest Expeditions at Refugio Amazonas, an amazingly diverse part of the Amazon Jungle. Refugio Amazonas is a 32-bedroom lodge four hours from the Puerto Maldonado airport. Refugio Amazonas is located in a 200-hectare private reserve within the buffer zone of the Tambopata National Reserve. Rainforest Expeditions is partnering with local families, who sustainably harvest Brazil nuts from the surrounding rainforest, to ensure that they share in the benefits of ecotourism. For more information on Refugio Amazonas click the Lodging tab.
Price includes: All scheduled course activities, lodging, meals, and transportation to/from the airport in Puerto Maldonado.
Price does not include: drinks/snacks from the bar, laundry service, tours taken during the unscheduled day and anything else not listed as part of the formal workshop.
If you wish to bring a non-participating friend or spouse, they are welcome to stay at the lodge during the course pending availability. Contact Kendra (email@example.com) for details.
Registration by mail: Offline registrations are welcome! Contact Kendra (firstname.lastname@example.org) ASAP to reserve your place manually and arrange alternate payment.
Cancellation policy is as follows:
– prior to June 1st: 100% refund minus $100 cancellation fee
– prior to June 14th: 50% refund minus $100 cancellation fee
– no refunds after June 14th, 2016
For more details, visit BugShot.net .