Join two mountain trekking passionates on a 5-day journey through the only other mountains in Europe with Alpean profile - Tatras. Take in the sights, learn about the Polish Highlanders' culture and boost your photography skills during this guided photography workshop. Check out 500px.com/bartoszkiera or follow instagram @bertik.photo ** What will I learn? * Photography: We will teach you how to get the most out of your equipment - whatever it is - in the field and tough conditions. You will learn the necessary basics to understand how to use light, compose and how to take pictures in a way that they require the least postprocessing. Finally, we will show you how to post-process for social media and small print using tools like Mobile Lightroom/Photoshop or Snapseed. * Phototrekking: We will teach you how to prepare for a field photography trip and plan according to place, time of day, weather and available light. ** What will we do? * Day 0 - Cracow You will arrive at the jewel of Poland, the city of Kings, where you will stay at 4-star hotel and we will meet in the evening to meet and greet with Polish cuisine. * Day 1 - Cracow/Jewish Quarter We will give you a tour guide through one of the oldest and most spectacular cities in Europe. You'll get to take in the architecture and the intellectual and artful ambiance. We will also visit a beautiful Jewish quarter, with its share of history throughout the ages. At the end of the day, we will hop on the train towards our final destination - Tatra mountains. *Days 2, 3 and 4 - Off we go into the mountains! Every day we will go over the peaks, down the valleys and spend nights in amazing rustic traveller huts where food tastes best in the world. We will cover approximately 10km/day with an altitude difference of up to 1000m. At the end of day 4, we will descen towards Zakopane. Based on how the day goes we will either spend a night there or go back straight to Cracow. * Day 5 - Goodbye's and flights
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- accommodation during workshop timeframe (Cracow/Zakopane - hotel, mountains - huts) - breakfasts and dinners - train Cracow-Zakopane-Cracow - any necessary transport in Cracow and Zakopane
- transport to/from Cracow to your destination - any kind of insurance you should acquire - travel/health - any kind of additional equipment (we will do a review of what you already own and advise on what is still needed - don't worry, we are minimalists and try to avoid unnecessary expenses) - any additional stay before or after workshop