WHITE HORSES OF THE CAMARGUE, FRANCE
-GUARDIANS, WHITE HORSES, PINK FLAMINGOS, LAVENDER FIELDS-
by Jennifer King Photography Workshops
$6800 USD *INCLUSIVE EARLY REGISTRATION SPECIAL
JUNE 20-27, 2020
In the south of France, time stands still. It is a place where man and animal unite, where Guardians of the white horses run along the rivers of the Rhone and Mediterranean Sea in a display of magnificence, incredible beauty and splendor. Join us for this 7-night / 7-day adventure as we experience and photograph the power, history and grace of these majestic white horses, photograph the largest population of pink flamingos, and capture the beautiful rolling hills of lavender fields of France.
7-NIGHTS DELUXE LODGING* WITH FRENCH BREAKFAST
ROUND-TRIP AIRPORT TRANSFERS
TRANSPORTATION THROUGHOUT THE WORKSHOP
5-PRIVATE PHOTO SESSIONS WITH GUARDIANS AND WHITE HORSES
1-2 PARC ORNITHOLOGIQUE PHOTO SESSIONS
FULL COURSE WELCOME DINNER
ALL ADMISSIONS AND FEES
INSTRUCTION AND HANDS-ON ASSISTANCE DURING PHOTO SESSIONS
FUN, ADVENTURE AND FRIENDSHIP
AIRFARE TO MARSEILLE, FRANCE
TRANSPORTATION COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH YOUR LOCAL DEPARTURE
MEALS EXCEPT WHERE NOTED
HOTEL SPA SERVICES
LODGING IS BASED ON ROOM SHARE. YOU WILL BE PAIRED WITH ANOTHER PARTICIPANT FOR LODGING. SINGLE SUPPLEMENT FOR A PRIVATE ROOM IS AVAILABLE FOR $1200.
NON-PHOTOGRAPHING SPOUSES ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND FOR A FEE. WE LIMIT THE NUMBER OF SPOUSES TO 2 PER WORKSHOP. SPOUSAL SUPPLEMENT IS $3500.
FITNESS LEVEL: EASY TO MODERATE
You must be able to carry your own equipment to participate. Trails are considered easy. You must be able to swiftly move around running horses.
DEPARTURE DAY: JUNE 19, 2020
Depart for Marsielle, France. Most international flights from the US and Canada will arrive the following morning. Please plan your flight to arrive no later than 12:00pm the following day.
DAY 1: JUNE 20, 2020
Arrive in Marseille, France. Pick-up from airport, and transfer to the Camargue region of France. The afternoon is at your leisure. Relax, enjoy the gardens, pool or spa at your deluxe hotel in the Camargue. Meet & Greet plus Welcome Dinner at 7:30pm.
DAY 2: JUNE 21, 2020
French breakfast followed by instructional course on photographing the horses. Lunch in the village of Saint Marie de la Mar. Afternoon field session with Guardians and white horses.
DAY 3: JUNE 22, 2020
Sunrise session with Guardians and white horses followed by French breakfast. Break followed by an image review to make sure everyone is successfully capturing the running horses. Afternoon and sunset field session at Parc Ornithologique photographing a variety of birds, and the famous pink flamingos.
DAY 4: JUNE 23, 2020
French breakfast followed by field trip to local medieval village. Afternoon session photographing the Guardians and white horses.
DAY 5: JUNE 24, 2020
Sunrise session with Guardians and white horses followed by French breakfast. Break followed by afternoon field session with the Guardians and white horses.
DAY 6: JUNE 25, 2020
French breakfast. Today we will check-out of our Saint Marie de la Mar lodging and transfer to the Valensole region of France to photograph lavender fields. Sunset over the lavender fields.
DAY 7: JUNE 26, 2020
French breakfast followed by field trip to the village of Roussillon, France. Sunset field session over lavender fields.
DAY 8: JUNE 27, 2020
French breakfast followed by departure from hotel. We will return you to the airport. Please plan your departure flight after 11:00am.
We dine together daily for lunch and dinners between and after our field sessions. It is not mandatory that you attend, but we like to socialize, talk about the day's events, and be accessible for any questions. *Please note that lunches and dinners mentioned in schedule are not included in the cost of your workshop.
DEPOSIT of $2000 USD is required to secure your spot in the workshop. Balance is due 120-days prior to workshop. An invoice will be sent for payment due.
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT: Prices are based on room share. You will be paired with another participant in the deluxe hotel. If you would like your own room, a single supplement charge of $1200 USD.
SPOUSAL SUPPLEMENT: Non-photographing spouses are welcome at a supplement of $3500 USD to cover lodging, breakfast, all transportation and admissions. We do request that non-photographing spouses that will accompany the photographers to the private horse sessions be mindful of all photographers needs to be up front and close to the running horses. The number of spouses allowed per workshop is limited to 2. Please inquire at firstname.lastname@example.org
TRIP INSURANCE: Please secure trip insurance for your workshop. There are several travel insurance companies on the market that will provide basic coverage for minimal price to cover the cost of your workshop should you need to cancel or if any unforeseen circumstance arises. As with any international travel, unforeseen circumstances can arise that prevent travel to a foreign country. An unexpected injury or illness that may prevent you attending is not grounds for refund. Please see policy below.
NO-INTEREST PAYMENT PLAN: We offer a no-interest payment plan for workshops. Please inquire for details. email@example.com
CANCELLATION POLICY SPECIFIC TO THE WHITE HORSES OF THE CAMARGUE, FRANCE:
Cancellations made prior to December 1, 2019 are refundable less a $300 fee.
Cancellations made between December 1, 2019 and January 15, 2020 refundable less deposit.
Cancellations made after Feb. 20, 2020, non-refundable unless we can fill your space.