An Infrastructure manager by Profession my love towards wildlife started way back in 2010. Started with taking photos of wild mammals and birds which increased the interest in knowing better which eventually turned into learning their behavior in their natural environment.
After knowing the behavior of wildlife started documenting and teaching on different methods of learning to the people who have the same interests.
Having worked with different mentors in tracking animals tried being up close to know their behavior.apart from that, they have also worked in the fashion industry for conceptual shoots and lighting techniques have worked with all kinds of photography jobs quickly and effectively. Intimately familiar taking high quality digital photographs.
As a photographer, whether you are a portrait lover, or a street explorer, or a wanderlust or a landscape explorer or even be it an astrophotographer you can be a part of this expedition. Apart from your interest, you need to have a basic level of fitness to withstand the climate. In case you are having specific issues say like chronic altitude, sickness or some allergies please consult your physician and get their consent before signing up for this expedition.
Though the expedition is planned during the best season to visit for Ladakh, the weather plays a crucial role over here. The average temperature is around 10-15 ° Celsius where it goes lower in the night.
As you will be staying in the high-altitude regions for more than a week you are expected to meet the basic fitness needs.
Of course, you can. This expedition comprises of the blend of a novice as well as professional photographers which gives you sheer learning in the diversity process. All you need to do is be a part of this co-learning environment where you can fetch it as a massive learning opportunity from Mr Abhishek Singh. However, in order to gain the maximum from this expedition, we would suggest you to be familiar with the fundamentals of photography.
Although the snow leopard is very much an inhabitant of the regions we will be visiting, a sighting of it is highly unlikely due to the time of the year and the altitudes we will be restricting ourselves to. Also, since this is a landscape and culture photography Tour, our pursuit of wildlife will be minimal, and most wildlife sightings only incidental.
Whether you are seeking your career in Photography be it fashion or travel or be it portrait or lifestyle or street or candid or Astro you can be the part of this expedition, capture diversified range of images and fill up your digital assets.
If you are a hobbyist, wanderlust, creative artist, cinematographer or an art seeker you can come and join this expedition.
This is a must join the expedition for all landscape and HDR lovers as the experience that you may get over this the expedition will be paramount.
The mandatory things required for the expeditions are:
Note : Please carry winter clothes with you.
It is purely into individuals taste and preferences. It all depends on your comfort and ease of use with your gears which is a matchless asset that you need to carry. However, to give an overview we are giving our suggestions
For landscape and architectural photography, apart from your wide and ultra-wide lenses we would like you to carry a good wide lens. Ultrawide is best suited for dramatic and astrophotography images. For ultra-wide the suggestive lenses will be 14mm and a wide lens of 35 mm. If you want to be too experimental with your shots, never hesitate to bring a fisheye lens which will allow you to make the most of the opportunities, especially whilst shooting inside the monasteries.
For a portrait, and lifestyle photography we would suggest you bring a sharp a prime lens (say a 50 mm or an 85 mm) to make high-quality portraiture. A short or medium fixed telephoto or zoom lens will help you make ‘compressed landscape’ images, abstracts and do candid people or street photography.
Finally, a long telephoto lens (300 to 400mm) will enable images of Wildlife. If you do not have appropriate equipment, there is no need to fret.
Rs.5,000 for blocking your seat. This amount is non-refundable.
Rs.27,500 within 30 days after you have blocked your seat. In case if you are eligible for the early bird discount, the amount you need to pay is Rs. 25,000.
Rs.27,500 within 30 days prior to the departure, i.e. on 10th June 2019. In case if you are eligible for the early bird discount, the amount you need to pay is Rs. 25,000
No refund will be given for the blocking amount.
We shall not be liable to refund of fees or for any other penalty should the event be cancelled due to war, fire, strike lock-out, industrial action, tempest, accident, civil disturbance or any other cause whatsoever beyond their control.
Expedition Cost : INR 21,999/-
Booking Amount: 9,999/-
Balance Due: Mar 15 2020