Be inspired by the magic of the night sky and create stunning night photography during this 2 day/2 night retreat in Australia's southwest with photographer Paean Ng from Astrordinary Imaging.
This special event includes pick up/drop off in Perth, 2 nights luxury accommodation, all vegetarian meals and snacks, transport to all locations, creative thinking workshops & photography tuition PLUS 2 guided walks on the Cape to Cape track and Boranup Forest.
Photography tuition includes camera theory, camera settings for night photography, exploring, identifying and framing different parts of the MIlky Way and generally using your camera to its full potential to create amazing landscapes.
Ideally you have a DSLR camera with a wide angle lens (F3.5 or wider) but you can use any digital camera with manual controls for the shutter, aperture and ISO - you will also need a sturdy tripod and SD card and you will be able create photographs like the one above.
The retreat has three components:
1. PRACTICE - Night Astrophotography - learn the basics of astrophotogrpahy, including the basics of wide field panoramas. Capture and bring to life the beauty of the southwest night sky and immerse yourself in nature and a creative experience.
2. EXPLORATION - Creative Tools - Learn a number of idea generation & problem solving tools in a fun and playful exploration your creativity and self-expression and where you would like to be with your creative practice whatever that might be.
3. REFLECTION - Walking & Writing - let your mind wonder as we walk along various sections of the Cape to Cape track. The walks are an opportunity to connect with nature and reflect on all that is emerging during the retreat. You'll have the opportunity to write your experiences and thoughts as a way to reflect and learn.