Join us for 7 nights in Tenerife, an astronomer’s dream location, to learn and practise the art of Astrophotography. With its unique position at 28 degrees above the equator you can see further south, so it’s possible to photograph the rich colours of the core of the Milky Way, something that’s not possible in the UK. With 85% cloud-free nights and low humidity, you are certain to have plenty of opportunity in your week stay to enjoy the beautiful clear night sky here,
Spend 3 nights of your stay up at the height of 8000ft above sea level on the third-highest volcano in the world, among ancient lava fields that serve as a beautiful backdrop to the Milky Way and nightscape photography. Our knowledgeable guides will take you to the best places and show you how to capture stunning images.
We supply your transport to and from your accommodation in Los Gigantes to the lava fields of Teide. The guides will show you how to use our specialist telescopes guided mounts and cameras to capture the best images. Milky Way planetary and deep space photography are all covered.
A studio session on post-processing is included in the price and this again is with one of our experienced guides and takes place in our photography studio in the rear of our office in Los Gigantes.
Accommodation is in self-catering apartments of 1 or 2 bedrooms in the immediate vicinity of the centre of Los Gigantes. With its beautiful sea cliffs, Los Gigantes has much to offer the keen photographer during the day, it has plenty of good reasonable priced cafes and restaurants a marina and a small beach along with some rock pools where you can go snorkelling or kayaking, we can also offer excursions to see other attractions during your visit from our sales office in the centre of town.
There is an option for partners that are not taking part in the astrophotography course to join you at a lower rate. There is a single supplement for people travelling alone.
Prices start at £800 (which is 940 euro) for the week stay with 3 nights of astrophotography and a morning post-processing studio. That includes all transport in Tenerife, including airport transfers and accommodation in self-catering apartments. The price for a non-photographer sharing a one-bed apartment starts at £250 (which is 290 euros for booking purposes). For shorter stays, please contact me by email to discuss your requirements.
Flights are not included