Photography & Media Course

Company : Worldaway Learning Tours
Location : Kathmandu, Nepal
Duration: 1 week to 6 weeks
Approx Costs: 1000 to 3000+ $ Dollars (US)

Photograph the changing landscape & capture the natural beauty of Nepal! This is the course for you!

Don’t just SEE the wonders of Nepal – CAPTURE them on Camera. Explore one of the most amazing countries in the world, learn about the art of photography, and experience a unique culture as the Photography & Media Course takes you behind the scenes of Nepal and behind the lens of a camera!

3 Weeks at The Royal Beach Camp in stunning Nepal offers a professionally taught course on the Art of Photography-from the history of the craft to the most modern technologies and techniques used to create breathtaking content.

But this Photography & Media Course is FAR more than just a lesson on how to work a camera in a classroom.

Photography

The Photography & Media Course provides lessons on a multitude of different photography techniques like:

  • Action Photography/media
  • Portrait Photography/media
  • Macro Photography/media

Along with these lessons, you’ll have the opportunity to teach your own Photography & Media Course and share your new skills with your peers. You’ll also be participating in a large, course long project that will include all of the various skills you’ve learned and content you’ve created through the Photography & Media Course for your portfolio and presentation to the group at the end!

Sustainability Work

Part of your trip will be supporting the local ecosystem and the groups who care for it by participating in sustainability work through various tree plantations in the area. You’ll spend a day or two helping these tree plantations out in exchange for the air travel and transportation during your time in Nepal. It’s a great way to help cover costs and an even better way to dive into the intricate culture of Nepal!

Exciting Extra Curriculars

Other activities that will be dispersed throughout the Photography and Media Course are hiking, rafting, kayaking, and canyoneering. Not only will these activities be amazingly entertaining and great team bonding, they will also be used in partnership with the Photography Lessons so that you can capture the action and beautiful scenery of Nepal while on these fun excursions!

This Photography & Media Tour is one of the most unique experiences one can have while studying abroad. From kayaking to hiking, to learning your way around a camera, to getting your hands dirty by helping out the environment, you’ll do it all during your three weeks in one of the most scenic countries in the world! Spots fill up fast for these, so sign up today to learn and enjoy abroad!

Itinerary

Week 1 – Focus: Introduction & Sustainability

  • Day 1 – Arrival to Kathmandu.  Transfer to The Royal Beach Camp to settle in.
  • Day 2 – Introduction to your leader, the team, daily schedule and the camp.  Introduction to one of our activities: rafting, kayaking or canyoneering.
  • Day 3 – Daily schedule starts*.  Introduction to some of our team building games and join another one of our activities.
  • Day 4 – Training hike to local peak (2100 m) and sustainability workshop.
  • Day 5 – Sustainability work through tree plantation the participant is both helping to restore and protect local ecosystems but also compensating for their air travel and transportation in Nepal.
  • Day 6 – Introduction to final activity.  Plan and prepare for coming weeks.
  • Day 7 – Rest day.

Week 2 – Focus: Challenges & Focus Project

  • Day 8  –  Action photography/media.
  • Day 9  –  Portrait photography/media.
  • Day 10 – Macro photography/media.
  • Day 11 – Sustainability project photography/media.
  • Day 12 – Prepare and run a photography/media class with the team sharing your skills!
  • Day 13 – Finalizing Week 2’s Challenges.  Personal development talk with mentor to choose Focus Project**.
  • Day 14 – Rest day.

Week 3 – Focus: Finalizing Project & Reflection

  • Day 15 – Plan and prepare project work.
  • Day 16 – Project work.
  • Day 17 – Project work.
  • Day 18 – Finalising the project.
  • Day 19 – Present your work to the team. Feedback session and time for packing. Let’s celebrate your time with us over a campfire BBQ on the beach!
  • Day 20 – Travel to Kathmandu. Personal time for shopping or short sightseeing.
  • Day 21 – Departure.

Daily Schedule – Participants work alongside our experienced team and have one assigned leader.

  • 06:00 – 06:30              Morning exercise / yoga / stretching.
  • 06:30 – 07:00              Morning meeting.
  • 07:00 – 08:00              Breakfast.
  • 08:00 – 12:00              Activity or work project.
  • 12:00 – 13:00              Lunch.
  • 13:00 – 17:00              Project work or activity.
  • 17:00 – 18:00              Tea & coffee. Meeting & debrief.
  • 18:00 – 19:00              Dinner.
  • 19:00 – 22:00              Story telling with the team.

Focus Project – Participants chose a Focus Project in Week 2. This could be action, portrait or macro photography. Or a media project with focus on our environmental and community work.

Travel

  • Airport Pickup
  • Internal Flights
  • Internal Travel
  • Minibus
  • Taxi

Accomodation

  • Accomodation Included

Meals

  • Meals Included

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