Photograph the epic scenes that the Icelandic landscape has to offer. Experience the midnight sun transform the sky into an amazing color display flirting with the clouds and the mountains.
Join us on an epic photographic adventure in our Iceland Travel Photography Workshop through one of the world’s most beautiful landscapes. A once-in-a-lifetime experience for landscape enthusiasts, immerse yourself in the beauty of Iceland while enhancing your photographic skills. Iceland in Autumn offers the richness of fall colors during the day and the spectacular Northern Lights at night.
Our goal in this workshop is to assist you in getting the best photographic images by getting you to the right locations at the right time. Our experienced local experts along with our experienced travel photographer, Jeff Sink, and professional photographer, David LaNeve will ensure a smooth journey and one-on-one guidance to help you achieve your bucket list of stunning images. Join the fun, the experience and camaraderie in this Iceland Travel Photography Workshop!
Limited Space Available. We keep our group size small for your benefit.
DAY 1: Arrival – Golden Circle
Meet and greet at Keflavík airport. Exploding Geysers –
Overnight in Selfoss area.
DAY 2: South Shore – Skógar – Vík
Massive Waterfall – Puffin Colony – Black Sand Beaches
Dinner and overnight stay in the Vík area.
DAY 3 – 4: Vík – Skaftafell National Park – Jökulsárlón Glacial Lagoon – Höfn
Lava Fields – Europe’s Largest National Park – Glacial Lagoon with Icebergs – Europe’s Largest Glacier
Overnight at the Glacier Lagoon hotel for the next 2 nights.
DAY 5 Hofn – Neskaupsstadur , Vestrahorn and Eystrahorn
Massive and majestic mountains are on the agenda for today.
Hotel in Neskaupsstadur area.
DAY 6 – 7 East Fjords – Myvatn
Narrow Fjords – Steep Mountains – Picturesque Coastline – Collection of minerals
Dinner and overnight stay in the Myvatn area.
Day 8 North Iceland
Godafoss, Aldeyjarfoss, Hvitserkur.
This waterfall named Waterfall of the Gods is one of the most impressive in the country.
Hotel in Laugarbakki area.
Day 9 Borgarfjordur
Grabrok Crater , Hraunfossar waterfalls (Lava Falls) ,
Grabrok, Hraunfossar. Hotel in Husafell area.
Day 10 Borgarfjordur –
Amazing 360° view from the top, all the way over the historic Borgarfjordur fjord.
Reykjavik – Departure
Photography instruction that will be covered include, but not limited to: Panoramas, ND Filters, Graduated ND Filters, Leading Lines, Exposure Compensation, Reading Histograms, HDR Bracketing, Shooting SunStars, Image Reviews & Critiques.
Our goal is to take you to the right place at the right time to get your amazing shots!
What is Included:
Meet and greet at Keflavík International Airport upon arrival
Photographic tutoring by 2 instructors
Transportation in a spacious coach
Accommodations: 9 nights with breakfast and dinner in countryside
Snacks and water
Image critique and review, if time allows
Airport drop-off on tour dates only
Jeff Sink – A lifelong educator and coach, Jeff brings his talents for leadership, mentorship and energy to CCDA as one of our travel photographers. After retiring from teaching and coaching basketball, Jeff now pursues photography full-time with CCDA. He has led countless trips to Africa, Alaska, Iceland and the Southwest sharing his passion for teaching the fine art of wildlife and landscape photography.
David LaNeve – A professional photographer and founder of the CCDA, David enjoys sharing his passion for photography with his students. He has mentored countless photographers from basic to professional levels. His engaging personality and humor make him a favorite among the students.