About the Tour

Joining this tour will give you the opportunity to discover some of the most remarkable landscapes in the Argentina. We will cover all the iconic locations for landscape photography at the right times of day with the best light, but we will also enjoy the culture of the region.

Marsel and I will work closely with you to help you make the most of this adventure and to ensure that you improve both in the field and processing your images. Some of the topics we will go through in the field, and during some critique sessions at the hotels include creativity, light, composition, exposure, workflow and post-processing. We will do our best to ensure that you take your photography to the next level. Argentina is also famous for its great food and wine, and we will enjoy the finest local meals such as its delicious empanadas and its most famous sweet (alfajores and dulces de leche).

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • You’ll visit the Puna de Atacama, a high desert plateau located in a remote corner of northern Argentina that contains some of the most incredible desert scenery in the world.
  • Photograph surreal rock formations, high deserts, massive sand dunes, endless salt pans, dramatic mountains, volcanoes, lava fields, cinder cones, and turquoise-colored pools.
  • Journey across Peru, Bolivia and the Northwest of Argentina.
  • Visit the famous Andean salt lakes, located within the Andean volcanic plateau.
  • Master the art of astro photography, capturing the spectacular Milky Way and star trails set against the dramatic salt pyramids
  • Photograph the Red Labyrinth Desert that is filled with fossil dunes over 10 million years old.
  • Capture the sun setting over Pumice Stone Fields, a strange and stunning landscape that is home to the largest pumice stone concentration in the world, with some stones reaching 60 feet tall and surrounded by black sand.

THE TOUR DETAILS:

DATES

17th February to 1st March 2022

GROUP SIZE

Exclusively up to 12 guests

TOUR PRICE

USD$12,990 twin share, with an optional single room supplement of USD$1,490

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • An all inclusive 13 days tour
  • All accomodation
  • All meals
  • All excursions and activities
  • The best english speaking guides
  • All internal flights and transfers
  • Entrance fees in the parks and local taxes
Hornocal Lookout Puna de Atacama on a photography tour with Ignacio Palacios to photograph the high deserts of Argentina
Puna De Atacama Argentina Photography Tour with Ignacio Palacios and Marsel Van Oosten

PHOTOGRAPHY HIGHLIGHTS

  • Enjoy one-on-one tuition, guidance and expert advice from two multi-award-winning professional photographer.
  • You’ll learn the secrets to mastering the art of composition and light in your photography.
  • Explore pre-visualisation techniques and learn about the creative process.
  • Learn game-changing editing tips and tricks with special processing workshops throughout the tour.
  • Learn expert techniques for landscape photography, travel photography, wildlife photography and portrait photography. While also working on aerial, black and white, and astrophotography.
  • Should you dream of entering and winning photography competitions, or you simply wish to push yourself as a photographer, you’ll have access to professional critique sessions throughout the tour.
  • You will also experience the powerful mastermind effect of connecting with likeminded photographers and adventure seekers.
Desert landscape on the way to Tolar Grande by award winning photographer Ignacio Palacios