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Slovenia - Bears, Lakes & Mountains Photography Course & Workshop       BOOK NOW

Slovenia Bears, Lakes & Mountains Photography Workshop & Course

A 4-day (3 nights) photography workshop photographing -
- Wild European Brown Bears
- Seasonal and Alpine lakes
- Castles
- Churches
- Mountains

Join me for a photo course and workshop in the stunning alpine and karst region of Slovenia.

Photograph European Brown Bears in the wild:

With the help of, we will photograph these beautiful bears from specially built photography hides in the southwestern region of Slovenia.


Landscape photography

We'll visit a seasonal lake, Cerknica Lake, a beautiful glacial lake: Lake Bled, and travel through stunning alpine valleys and mountain vistas, visit waterfalls, rapids and gorges. We'll photograph lovely castles and churches, on lakes, beside lakes and on hilltops, all with magnificent backdrops.

We will be based in the Mlakar Inn.

The course will begin on Saturday and end on Tuesday morning. Accommodation will be included for the duration of the course, but should you need or want to arrive earlier or stay longer, then I can arrange extra nights for you.

It's also possible to join this tour on one day without accommodation.

Lake Bled, Vintgar Gorge, Local villages, Sneznik & Predjama Castle, Cerknica Lake, Ljubljana Moors.

Contact me for a full itinerary

Suitable for: beginner to intermediate

Small group tour

Days Single Occupancy
4 £595

- On request
(Dates will be arranged per group booking. If you are interested contact me to put your name down. Once I have enough for a group a date will be arranged)

Details at a glance

- Slovenia -

- on request

- Family-run guesthouses

- Group - £595 per person

- Accommodation (3 nights)
- Entry and use of bear photography hides
- Transport in Slovenia
- Tuition and guidance, handout

- flights, dinner, drinks, camera and travel insurance

- Moderate. Plenty of walking involved. Good walking shoes needed

- Beginner to intermediate

- Camera SLR + Standard and/or wide angle lens
- Telephoto or zoom lens (400mm +)
- Tripod
- Remote shutter release cable

- Polarising filter
- Neutral density filter
- ND grad filters
- Laptop for processing





Included in the price:
- Accommodation: 3 nights bed & breakfast in a single room (extra nights can be arranged if required)
- Entry and use of bear hides
- Pick up and drop off at Ljubljana airport
- All transport on tour days
- All tuition and guidance
- Detailed beginners handout (if required)

Not included:
- Flights (Although I will offer some advice and help on how to get here from your country)

- Lunch and Dinner
- Travel insurance (Guests must ensure they have their own travel insurance)

Equipment needed:
- Camera SLR + Standard and/or wide angle lens
- Good telephoto or zoom lens (400mm +) for the bears
- Tripod ( I'll have one or two spares people can borrow, but it's best to have your own)
- Remote shutter release cable

Extra equipment desired but not necessary:
- Polarising filter
- Neutral density filter
- ND grad filters
- Laptop for processing

Bookings are now being taken. If you are interested in this tour then please contact me.