The Lords & Leopards of Bera - A Portrait and Nature Photography Masterclass Mentored by Dheeraj Paul

The Lords & Leopards of Bera - A Portrait and Nature Photography Masterclass Mentored by Dheeraj Paul

Registrations closed

Venue: Bera ,Rajasthan 306128
Date & Time: Aug 12, 2016 - Aug 14, 2016
08:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Workshop Fee*: Rs. 28,999/- per participant
*Special price of Rs.14,500/-
for Sony α owners.
Last registration date: Jun 25, 2016
Mentor:Dheeraj Paul

About

Hidden in the belly of Rajasthan, Bera is a small town in Pali district with a considerable number of leopards but very few tourists - An Ideal Photo shoot destination - With most of the residents of the village are Rabaries (shepherds) genuine culture flourishes here and so does the environment, This is where leopards thrive among human settlements, the remarkable willingness of theses ordinary people to live along side with the leopards for centuries.

We guide you with the best in class Photo-training with Safaris in open sided vehicles so that you as a photographer can spend more time in the field.

A scenic place amidst the hills is home to some of the biggest crocodiles apart from a number of resident and migratory birds. one can spend the entire duration of morning or evening safari observing & shooting leopards. It is also good place to see birds such as sarus crane, bar-headed geese, ruddy shelduck and around waters of Jawai Dam which itself is surrounded by picturesque hills. Crocodiles are also seen basking on the boulders

Explore the unique relationship of theses leopards and shepherds with acclaimed Photo-Mentor Dheeraj Paul and highly professional team of leopard watchers of Indian Photo Tour’s support partner, the Photo-Experience to Bera offers massive opportunity to learn from the best while you enjoy our classic & renowned hospitality in an high octane location.

The shoot sessions or Jeep Safaris offer hours of photography sessions in this rugged but beautiful land, with dining options in the bush surrounded by granite hills under constellations of an unending sky makes this offer place a dream destination for Wildlife & Nature lovers.

Along with Leopards, crocodiles, nilgai, hyena, jungle cat, Indian grey mongoose, sloth bear, owl, osprey, egret, pond heron, Indian robin, black shouldered kite, parakeet, common sandpiper, house sparrow, sarus crane, large cuckoo shrike, pelicans, ruddy shelduck, greylag goose, pelicans, Asian openbill stork, common sandpiper, grey-headed canary fly-catcher, Indian pond heron, black ibis, red throated fly-catcher, and oriental magpie robin give regular presence at Bera.

Our photographic adventure is ideal for those seeking a journey with unparalleled photographic opportunities, guided photo-shoots, nature & wildlife experiences. The participants will learn to use your camera the way most professional would use it…Master the Exposure: Learn how to make a great exposure and forget all the guesswork…stress will be on techniques to improve the quality of your outdoor travel & wildlife photography by making images that are unique and well composed that create a strong impact on the viewer.

TOUR DATES : 12th August (Friday) to 14th August 2016 (Sunday)

COSTS : INR 28,999.00 per participant on double occupancy basis - Ex- Udaipur
Sony Alpha users pay INR 14,500.00 per participant on double occupancy basis - Ex- Udaipur

Duration : 3 Days / 2 nights inclusive of all meals, hot beverages / stay on double occupancy basis

Category : Guided Photo-Expedition - Nature & Wildlife and
Exclusive Practical Sessions on Portrait Photography with Rabari Community

Last date of Registration : 25th of June 2016. Registrations purely on First come first basis.

HIGHLIGHTS & INCLUSIONS

• Includes group transfers from Udaipur airport & return
• Guided Jeep Safaris / Nature Walks / Portrait Shoot Sessions
• Guided Photography sessions with Lead Mentor Dheeraj Paul & highly professional ops team.
• Plethora camera models and lenses will be available for participant’s usage
• Critique and image review sessions in exciting jungle environment.
• All Govt. taxes/ Inland travel charges/ Toll Taxes.

About Dheeraj Paul

Dheeraj Paul, internationally acclaimed photographer specialize in People & Travel, Fine-Art Photography, Food and Architecture Photography. He believes in stealing moments in daily-life situations. He has been invited thrice in a row for the International Jury by HUMANITY PHOTO AWARDS 2009, 2011 & 2013 China, which was jointly organized by the China Folklore Photographic Association (CFPA) and the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).


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