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Digital Photography in the South West: Somerset and Cornwall

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Program #21227RJ
11 Days | 10 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Creating memorable digital photographs of natural and manmade landscapes is a true test of a photographer’s skill. Join noted photographer Jan Chipps amid the varied landscapes of Somerset and Cornwall to learn how to use your digital camera to make enduring, personal images. The tiny hamlets and picturesque villages, soaring cliffs and rugged coastlines, towering castles and ancient churches of Somerset and Cornwall provide your dramatic inspiration. For photographers of all levels, there is much to be learned to enhance your final images. Workshops on landscape photography help you make the most of two beautiful but contrasting areas of England’s idyllic South West.


Highlights

• Improve your photographic skills in workshops and the field with Jan Chipps, professional photographer.
• Explore the UNESCO World Heritage-designated Jurassic Coast and two Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the coastline of the Penwith Peninsula and Dartmoor National Park.
• Enjoy traditions of the South West including Morris Dancing, a Cornish cream tea and three dinners in spectacular locations.

Program Notes

Each participant supplies personal digital camera and accessories. Full list of required items in preparatory materials.

Activity Notes

Walk 2-3 miles on uneven surfaces; climb a few flights of stairs.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival London, coach to Ilminster in Somerset, 3 nights; coach to Penzance in Cornwall, 5 nights; coach to London, 1 night; departure.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
9 nights of accommodations
26 meals: 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 9 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances

Ratings

3.9
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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