This tour starts on August 10th, 2018 and ends on August 12th, 2018. Limited seats, block yours now by calling us at +91 9481215195.
About Coorg Tour
The participants will get to explore the amphibians (during the night trail) and other micro life from the western ghats. During monsoon, this place will be thriving with subjects suitable for macro photography and one gets to make many memorable frames. The participants will also get a hold of basic post-processing, which gives the finishing touches to your work.
Is this tour for you?
Anyone with an interest in wildlife or photography and physically fit enough to do the macro photography can join us. Talk to us if you would like to know if this tour is for you.
What will you take away?
During the trail, the participants will get to learn about the fauna and flora of the western ghats. A lot of opportunities to make memorable macro frames and learn the art of macro photography.
Day 1: August 10th - Arrival and getting ready for night trail
After a beautiful drive from Bangalore, we reach the property by lunchtime. We check into our rooms, relax for a while and treat ourselves with authentic local cuisine lunch. Post lunch, we gather together for a tour briefing and getting to know each other.
A couple of hours at leisure and then we set out to see the beautiful coffee estate, a private waterfall and the picturesque location where we will spend our time over the next two days. On this trail, we will try to find as many interesting macro subjects as possible. We come back in the evening for coffee/ tea and snacks.
Post dinner, we set out on our first night-walk to find the frogs, reptiles and other interesting subjects to shoot. Post this session, we retire at our rooms to have a sound sleep amidst the croaking sound of frogs.
Day 2: August 11th - Full day trail/shoot and night shoot
We wake up early to set out on a nature trail in the beautiful coffee estates. We will be coming across a variety of macro subjects all day long and the mentor will be there available showing the beauties of western ghats and also helping the participants to shoot them better. Breakfast, lunch and other breaks will be taken care at the appropriate timings in between the full day shoot.
Evening, we all meet to see the work of everyone that was captured during the day. Feedback and review session with the tour mentor.
Post dinner, we set out on our second night-walk to possibly make some wonderful frames of the endemic amphibian and reptile life.
Day 3: August 12th - Morning trail and journey back to Bangalore
One more round of morning trail with the mentor, make some more memorable frames and then relax with the breakfast. Post breakfast, the mentor gives tips on post-processing and an image review session will go on. After an hour break, we check out and set out on our journey back home.
Vipin Baliga, nature lover with a special interest in Insects, Spiders, Amphibians and Reptiles.
Currently during weekends working for “Wildlife Conservation Group (WCG)”, a NGO based in Bangalore which is actively executing independent conservation programs, assisting the Forest Department in their activities and conducting nature awareness programs for kids in the forest fringes.
WhenThe tour starts on Friday, 10th August, 2018 and ends on Sunday, 12th August 2018.
Where: Virajpet, Coorg.
Cost per participant is 12500/- INR
For existing Pixellin customers: Have you been a Pixellin customer? Traveled with us on our previous tours? If yes, Special Price: 11000/- INRAll prices mentioned above are ex-Coorg
What’s Included? Accommodation (Twin sharing). Tea/ snacks provided at the appropriate breaks. Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner. Notepad/ pen for taking notes. Photography services during the tour.
Cost doesn't include : Transport to/ from Coorg. And anything that is not there in the included list is considered as excluded.
Book two seats on this tour and get a 1000/- discount on the overall bill.
Avail our cameras and lenses for rental at a flat 20% discount for use during this tour. And don't pay for the days you spend in traveling.
Advantages of Pixellin Workshops & Tours
We believe in providing a delightful learning experience. Our workshops are carefully designed to make learning fun but very effective.
- Personal Attention - Every participant gets maximum personal atention during the workshop.
- Your Expectations - Your pre-workshop expections will be exceeded over and above.
- Hands On - Our theroy class will be backed with best of hands on practicals/ exercises. You get to work on your own images.
- Value for Money - Our workshops are the most affordable and we make it worth every penny that you spend.
- Take Away - You go back from the workshop with some Pixellin goodies and a treasure of knowledge.