Sea and mountain photo hikes in Corsica

Duration : 8 days

France, Corsica

Level : intermediate (4 to 6h of hiking, average of 400m of altitude difference per day)

from 1380 € / p. from 4 to 7 persons

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Description

Leave for a magnificent discovery of the different landscapes that Corsica offers: wild coasts, deep gorges, torrents, scrubland, forests of chestnut trees or Laricio pine, perched villages, high altitude landscapes of the GR20, etc.

During this 8 days and 7 nights stay, you will discover many of the most beautiful spots of Corsica: the Gulf of Porto, Calvi, the Calanques of Piana, the Spélunca gorges, the Genoese bridges, the torrents, the Aïtone forest, the mountains with extracts of the GR20, the sheepfolds and the Radule waterfall, etc.

The hikes are done in star formation, starting from a magnificent hotel *** ideally located on the seaside and they will be the occasion to take and bring back magnificent photos. The landscapes of Corsica and their contrasts, which combine true sea and mountain atmospheres, are ideal to find inspiration and to take magnificent pictures that will remain unforgettable memories.

Faced with such a diversity of subjects and landscapes, this training in landscape photography will allow you to avoid the many traps that can lead to disappointing results. We will discuss the tricks that transform a simple image into an artistic achievement: technical approach, light, colors, contrasts, composition, movement, management of planes and relief, etc.

If you are interested in photo travel, why not try these trips to the countryside of Tuscany, the Gran Paradiso National Park, the Bardenas desert the fjords and highlands of Iceland or the winter version in the Vercors? Or maybe you would like to discover the neighboring Sardinia?

Program

  • The short daily hikes will take you through beautiful landscapes and visit some of the most important sites in Corsica.
  • They end in the middle of the afternoon, leaving free time to enjoy the pool, the beach or to relax.
  • It is also an opportunity to have time to analyze the photos sessions of each day.
  • This stay is perfect for people motivated by an artistic photographic approach in an idyllic vacation environment. Everyone can come with people who do not practice photography, and who want to discover the island with us and enjoy the sea and mountain atmosphere of the stay.

The price includes

  • Supervision by the mountain leader, professional photographer and trainer for 20 years.
  • Full board accommodation in a shared room.
  • Transport during the stay.
  • Photo training.

The price does not include

  • Transport to and from the meeting place in Calvi or Bastia.
  • Drinks.
  • Cancellation insurance.
  • Extra cost for a single room (180€).
  • Anything not mentioned in "The price includes".

Accommodation

  • In a *** hotel for star-shaped hikes.
  • The hotel is located in the maquis, 300 meters from a little frequented beach.
  • It has a swimming pool and air-conditioned rooms with balcony and sea view.
Next departures :

No scheduled departure, but you can contact me to book your dates.

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