Photo/hiking course: stars and mountain (2 nights/3 days)

Presentation

Photo and hiking course to learn how to make beautiful pictures of stars and to post-process them to get the best possible rendering with his material. During the day we will go hiking in search of the emblematic animals of the mountain.

Who is this internship for?
Photo: photographers seeking to make the most of their equipment and the ideal conditions to succeed in beautiful shots.
Hiking: occasional hikers who can sometimes move off-paths and during night on a height difference of 700m maximum per day.

Highlights of the internship:
  • A photographer’s guide will help you take better shots and process them digitally.
  • A mountain guide will bring you his knowledge of the place, the best times and will share his naturalistic knowledge.
  • The calendar focuses on the new moon period to enjoy the darkest nights possible.
  • Comfortable accommodation in full board, in dormitories (4 people max), close to the start of hikes.
  • Care-taking coaching: maximum 6 people per group!

Program:
  • D1, Saturday (walking time: 1h + 30min + 1h)
Welcome of the group at noon at the cottage for a meal in common and to make the presentations.
Briefing to understand how to optimize the device settings.
Departure for the landscape/wildlife shooting sites to arrive before the golden hour.
Moving to the night site, shooting and dining on site.
Return to the cottage late in the evening.
  • D2, Sunday (walking time: 3h + 1h + 1h)
Debriefing during breakfast.
Post-treatment session until lunch at the cottage.
Departure after the coffee for a hiking afternoon in search of ibex.
Evening meal taken at a new site of night shots.
Return to the cottage late in the evening.
  • D3, Monday (walking time: 1h + 1h)
Morning departure to a wildlife site, breakfast taken during the wild fauna observation.
Return in the middle of the morning to the cottage.
Help in post-processing your images.
Lunch together for debriefing.
Afternoon free.

Options (contact us for prices):
- Accommodation in single rooms
- Internship without accommodation
- Transport A/R to Grenoble station
- Rental of photo equipment