New Zealand – Epic Lands
This is a Digital Photo Destinations workshop. Caponigro Arts & D-65 discounts do not apply.
(excluding international airfare, alcohol and optional activities)
Limited to 18 participants
We'll meet you at the airport and take you to our hotel. Our afternoon seminars set the stage for our grand adventure.
Day 2 - Christchurch to Punakaiki Drive over beautiful Aurthers Pass. Enjoy late light among the fantastic rock formations of the Punakaiki coastline.
Day 3 - Punakaiki to Franz Joseph Glacier Scenic drives to Franz Joseph glacier and surrounding areas. Hiking on and flying over glaciers optional. Views of Mt Cook, Mt Sefton, Mt Tasman and Fox, Neves, Hochstetter, and Tasman glaciers possible.
Day 4 - Franz Joseph Glacier Scenic drives to Franz Joseph glacier and surrounding areas. Hiking on and flying over glaciers optional. Views of Mt Cook, Mt Sefton, Mt Tasman and Fox, Neves, Hochstetter, and Tasman glaciers possible.
Day 5 - Franz Joseph Glacier to Queenstown Drive through dramatic Haast Pass and on past the lyrical shores of the southern lakes.
Day 6 - Queenstown Area Visit to historic Arrowtown. Ride the gondola to the majestic Skyline overlook. After sunset, enjoy the stunning views during dinner. Parapent tandem flights optional.
Day 7 - Queenstown Area Enjoy New Zealand’s adventure capital at your own pace. Optional activities - scenic flights, boat trips, jet boating, parapent flying, bungy jumping, and more. Enjoy a quiet dinner on your own or plan to dine with your fellow adventurers - as you wish.
Day 8 - Milford Sound Overnight Cruise By day, drive the stunning scenery of Milford Sound. By night, sail the stunning scenery of Milford Sound. Overnight on the boat with sunset and sunrise photo ops.
Day 9 - Te Anau Explore the lyrical shores of the largest lake in New Zealand and the many nearby fiords. A tour the glow worm caves is optional.
Day 10 - Te Anau to Moeraki A full day of driving through spectacular scenery awaits you. At days end we arrive at the dramatic rocky shores of the Moeraki coastline.
Day 11 - Moeraki to Mt Cook A full day of driving through spectacular scenery awaits you. We arrive to glorious views of Mount Cook and the surrounding lakes for evening light.
Day 12 - Mt Cook Area Explore the spectacular Mount Cook region - the Southern Alps. Optional activities includes scenic flights, boat trips to the glacier face, woodland walks and more. You won’t have to go far for incredible sunrise and sunset photo ops right outside your hotel door.
Day 13 - Mt Cook to Christchurch Explore the spectacular Mount Cook region. Return to Christchurch in the afternoon. You’ll find final group reviews of photos taken during out adventure truly inspiring.
Day 14 - Depart From Christchurch Our group bids farewell to each other.
A special Alumni Day will take place. We can help you make plans if you decide to explore more of New Zealand on your own.
Curriculum It's not just a photo tour. It's a workshop! We'll help you take your photography to the next level. Creativity, composition, exposure, workflow, and post-processing are only a few of the topics we'll present. You’ll get lots of guidance on site and reviews of your work off site. Get ready for a non-stop adventure of making images in a breathtakingly beautiful landscape! Produced in cooperation with Another World Photography.