AstroMaster La Palma

Advanced Timelapse and Landscape Astrophotography Workshop.

Join senior photography experts Christoph Malin & Babak Tafreshi (TWAN) for a 6-day intensive workshop covering landscape astrophotography, image processing & timelapse techniques. * Aimed at photographers and/or astronomers with some experience on photo processing & timelapse *

Dates: 03 - 08 October (below calendar shows starting time/date only)

Location: Island of La Palma (Canary Islands)

Language of workshop: English.


Recommendations & requirements for workshop, about the lecturers and programme: here.



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Topics:
  • Preparation: Storage Technologies, preferable Image Format
  • Processing techniques in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Capture NX
  • The LRT Workflow for Timelapse content
  • Deflickering
  • Exporting
  • Creating the sequence movie out of sequences with AE, Motion, PS, Quicktime (various ways)
  • Export formats of sequences
  • Showcase: Vimeo export, description, hints and tricks
  • Hands on processing supervised by instructors
  • Main celestial events to photograph and how. Best practises for TWAN Night Photography.


More information

Fees include:


  • Course Fees*
  • Visit to the Observatory
  • 4 practical sessions (weather permitting)
  • Over 30 hours of theoretical sessions (5 days full time)
  • Transport to photoshooting sites around the island
  • Hot beverages and snacks at photo sessions
  • Insurance, tax & assistance**


* Fees exclude: meals & accommodation. However, closer to the workshop we will offer you a meal package for the duration of the workshop (excluding breakfast) and an accommodation package for the workshop. These packages are optional. However, group prices will be negotiated for this and more importantly, to save time and allow you to focus on the workshop, we strongly recommended you to reserve the meal package. Please take into account, that we may have very little time for meals and it´s faster if meals are booked in advanced. 


**European Participants are strongly advised to travel to La Palma with a valid European medical card. The Insurance will cover participants while in La Palma only (accident related to workshop). Participants are strongly adviced to get a suitable travel insurance from and to your place of origin and during workshop. Please notify any food allergies and altitude sickness.


Cancellations. We understand that your plans may change after registration. You may cancel with a 95 EUR cancelling fee if cancellation takes place before the 1st August. Cancellation requests made between dates up to 1st Sept will be charged with a 300 EUR fee. No refunds will be available for cancellations from 1st Sept. Please take this into account when you sign up for the workshop. In the event of cancellation on our part, all due to unexpected major events, such as but not limited to weather and natural calamities, you will be fully refunded except for a 10% for management costs. In case of severe illness/accident of one of the instructors, we will notify you and we will substitute him by another photographer at TWAN. If this is short notice and it is not possible to rearrange and we are forced to cancel you will be fully refunded. Minimum number of participants is 7 (one instructor if only minimum number is reached). 
 

Location

Address Breña Baja, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain