Switzerland Photography Workshop

May 11-19, 2019

Join us for an amazing Switzerland workshop, a once in a lifetime trip. The perfect combination of photography and tourism.

 

Switzerland is so much more than beautiful mountains, and we will see it all from picturesque cobblestoned old towns to vast panoramic mountain ranges. The perfect subject matter for all types of photography, street scenes, portraiture and panoramic landscapes.

 

We will also visit the Seitz Phototechnik Factory, the home of the incomparable Roundshot motorized panoramic VR drive. Spend time with creators Peter and Werner Seitz as well as the whole Roundshot team.

 

This is the perfect trip for you the photographer as well as your non photographer travel companion!

Location

Switzerland

Dates

May 11-19, 2019

Workshop Cost

$9,950- Per Person

$800 single supplement

ALL INCLUSIVE

Participants

8 Photographers Maximum

Activity Level

Easy

Have questions or want more information?
Give us a call 561-361-0031
Who and What

 

Our photography workshops are for discriminating photography enthusiasts of all skill levels.

 

We provide the perfect environment for you to combine your love of travel and passion for photography while surrounded by like-minded people in a fun, relaxed and creative atmosphere.

 

This workshop is led by Peter Lorber, a master panoramic photographer, and Courtenay Gilbert, a professional photographer, post-production specialist. They will work with you to expand and improve your photography skills, show you how to set up your camera gear to get the technically best shot and get you to the perfect location at the best time to capture amazing images.

You will have the opportunity to shoot with:

  • Hasselblad

    • Hasselblad H6D-100C

    • Hasselblad  X1D

    • A variety of Hasselblad lenses and accessories

    • Both Peter and Courtenay are Hasselblad trained professionals and have been training top photographers for over ten years.  

  • Fujifilm

    • Fujifilm GFX 50s

    • Fujifilm X-H1

    • Fujifilm X-100F

    • A variety of Fujifilm lenses and accessories

  • Roundshot

    • Motorized VR drive

  • Arca Swiss

    • Variety of tripod heads

    • L-Bracket  

 

They will also show you how to create technically perfect and artistically stunning panoramic images using various panoramic VR drives from manual heads to the top of the line Seitz Roundshot motorized VR drive.

 

You will learn how to stitch your panoramas using professional stitching programs such as PTGui and, finally, how to optimize your images in Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Photoshop.

 

Hasselblad, Fujifilm, Nikon, Canon and other brand shooters will benefit from Peter and Courtenay’s over one hundred years of combined photography experience. They will share tips, techniques and camera set-ups learned over time.

 

Our small group sizes allow us to customize our workshops to your individual needs. We make sure you get the personal attention you need to get the most out of your time with us.

 

In addition to guided photo shoots, we will also spend time working on the amazing images you will capture during the workshop. We will go over organizing your images, learning proper stitching techniques and answer any Photoshop and Lightroom questions you may have.

 

This workshop is designed for the advanced beginner, intermediate and advanced photography enthusiast interested in taking great photos in beautiful locations and having an amazing photography workshop vacation!

Addie and Peter Lorber

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Peter Lorber

Courtenay Gilbert

Itinerary

 

This is not a workshop where you spend most of your daylight shooting hours sitting in a classroom. We get you up and out to make the most of each and every day to capture as many great photo opportunities as possible.

 

Day 1, Saturday, May 11, 2019 - Zurich arrival

 

Day 2, Sunday, May 12 - Zurich and surrounds - Lake Lucerne and Lucerne

 

Day 3, Monday, May 13 - Lucerne - Seitz Phototechnik Factory - Castle Hagenwil - Appenzell region - Lucerne

 

Day 4, Tuesday, May 14 - Lucerne - Jungfrau - Grindelwald

 

Day 5, Wednesday, May 15 - Grindelwald - Jungfrau - Lauterbrunnen Valley - Mürren

 

Day 6, Thursday,  May 16 - Grindelwald - Emmental - Juan Pass - Vevey

 

Day 7, Friday, May 17 - Vevey - Montreux - Chillon - Lavaux

 

Day 8, Saturday, May 18 - Vevey - Gruyère - Bern - Zurich

 

Day 9, Sunday, May 19 - Zurich departure

 

If you would like a more detailed version of this itinerary contact Addie Lorber 561-361-0031

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​Please be advised Bad weather, snow, natural disaster or increased traffic may alter this itinerary. 

 

Click here to register or contact Addie Lorber for more information:

addielorber@gmail.com, Phone - 561-361-0031, Toll Free - 877-692-0911​​​​

If you have any questions or requests please use the form below and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

What's Included

  • All transportation upon arrival in Zurich, Switzerland

  • Personal English speaking Swiss driver/guide for 9 days 

  • Airport welcome and transfers to Zurich Hotel on arrival

  • Airport transfer for departure

  • Accommodations

  • Meals

  • All tickets for mountain trains, cable cars, boats, and admission fees

  • Private tour in the castle Chillon

  • Seat reservation for the Jungfrau Joch trip

  • Visit of the Emmental show cheese dairy

  • Wine tasting in the Lavaux

  • Guided city tours and sightseeing trips

  • Seven full days of guided photo shoots and expert instruction

  • Post shooting image editing and instruction

  • Demonstration and use with instructor of the Seitz Roundshot VR Motorized Drive

  • Opportunity to shoot with:

    • Hasselblad

      • Hasselblad H6D-100C

      • Hasselblad  X1D

      • A variety of Hasselblad lenses and accessories​

    • Fujifilm

      • Fujifilm GFX 50s

      • Fujifilm X-H1

      • Fujifilm X-100F

      • A variety of Fujifilm lenses and accessories

  • Adobe Lightroom Instruction

  • Adobe Photoshop Instruction

  • Hasselblad Phocus Instruction

  • A print of your best workshop image up to 24 inches by 96 inches!

What's Not Included
  • Travel to/from Switzerland

  • Personal expenses

  • Travel Visas

  • Insurance (travel, health, baggage…)

  • Gratuity

Visit Switzerland in 360º LIVE!

Urs Krebs of Seitz Phototechnik (Roundshot) created a brief pdf presentation which links our itinerary to a selection of their 360° Livecams throughout Switzerland.

 

By clicking on the images located within the .pdf file you can view the different landscapes online and in real-time to get a first-hand impression of what the trip will be like.

 

He also created a special app (for IOS + Android) which includes these selected cameras and that will be a great tool for all participants when visiting Switzerland.

 

Also, included are links to the Roundshot team, company video and to their timeline of camera developments which will give some interesting insights into what the Seitz company has been creating over all those years.

How To Register
  1. Click the "Click to Register" button below

  2. Download the registration PDF

  3. Fill out and sign

  4. Return to Addie Lorber

Via Email - addielorber@gmail.com

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