Arthur River, Mitre Peak and Milford Sound, 1923-1928, Photographer: Robert Percy Moore, Photographic Archive, Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand

New Zealand photography tour


Unique boutique small group photography tour with Len Metcalf
19th - 26th FEBRUARY 2016

Details

Location

South Island New Zealand

Shooting days

6 full days (includes 7 nights accommodation)

Start location

Queenstown

alternatively Len will be traveling from Blenheim and through Christchurch pick up (airport or city) on the way to Queenstown

Finish

Queenstown

Two days scheduled in for travel to and from start and finish points

Preferred travel arrangements

Arrive Queenstown.

Depart Christchurch mid day if needed

Book return flights from Queenstown from mid morning

Other pick up locations by direct negotiation with Len

  • Blenheim morning pick up

Dates

19th - 26th FEBRUARY 2016

Accommodation

Queenstown

1 night Milford Sound or 2 nights Te Anau

Meals

various high quality - hotel, restaurant, coffee shops, and picnic lunches (includes 1 dinner at the Highlands Restaurant at the Cradle Mountain Lodge)

Price

TBA

Remainder due 2 months prior to departure

Transport

4WD / 8 seater mini van / 12 seater mini bus

Group size

2 minimum / 6 maximum

Difficulty

gentle = easy

Weather conditions expected

  • rain
  • mist
  • cold
  • frosts
  • sun
  • mean average temperature ??˚ - ??˚ degrees Celsius (min - max)

Landscape genres expected

  • Glacial sounds
  • Rain forest
  • Tumbling creeks
  • Small and large waterfalls
  • Green moss covered scenes
  • Alpine heath
  • Palms
  • Board walks
  • Old rustic buildings
  • Glacial Lakes
  • Wallabies
  • Gum trees
  • Mosses and lichens

Inclusions

  1. Transport ex Queenstown (& fromBlenheim or Christchurch if required)
  2. Accommodation - private rooms Queenstown
  3. All meals
  4. All personal photographic tuition - in the field and on your computer
  5. Critique of images
  6. Clothing and equipment advice & tuition
     

 Requirements

  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Wet weather clothing
  • Warm clothing for cold temperatures
  • Medical forms & waiver or liability documentation

Exclusions

  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Extra barista coffees
  • Travel to and from starting locations

INVESTMENT

TBA