7 Reasons Why You Should Book A Photography Holiday In Tuscany
Photography is an exciting and engaging hobby that can see you travel to some beautiful regions and learn incredible new skills. If you are a keen photographer and wanting to take your skills to the next level, then a photography holiday 2019 could well be the right choice for you. One of the best ways to really learn the ins and outs of photography and gain the confidence to take your camera off the ‘auto’ setting, is to get out and practice in a new environment. A photography holiday in Tuscany will not only give you an incredible trip away but also the chance to enhance your photography skills in a beautiful environment and learn from an experienced professional.
If you are considering taking a photography course abroad, then Italy is one of the best destinations to visit. Lillian Spibey Photography has arranged two fantastic photography holidays in Tuscany for 2019, following highly successful trips in the last three years. Lillie is a highly experienced photographer and offers to share her skills with amateur photographers on these photography holidays in Tuscany.
There are endless reasons why a photography course Italy is a great choice for any budding photographer, but here are our top 7 reasons why you should book a photography holiday in Tuscany:
Why Book A Photography Holiday In Italy 2019?
- 1. Expert Photography Tuition
When you take part in a photography workshop in Tuscany, you will be getting yourself some expert tuition from a seasoned professional. Lillie has been teaching photography for the last decade and has loads of experience working as a professional photographer, making her an ideal tutor for a photography holiday in Italy.
Lillian Spibey Photography holidays in Tuscany include four daily morning workshops with a primary focus on camera mechanics and composition. Afternoons are spent exploring your own practical skills and photographing the beautiful scenes and Tuscan landscapes.
On one morning of the photography holiday in Tuscany, you will rise early to capture the sunrise and serene early light across Val di Chiana. You won’t forget a view like that in a hurry!
- 2. Stunning Setting
If you want to attend a photography holiday 2019, then Italy is the perfect location for it. A photography course in Italy will give you the chance to improve your skills in a stunning area of natural beauty. Tuscany is packed full of delightful vistas, medieval hamlets and luscious olive groves, not to mention the perfect light for photography.
Lillie has hosted many photography courses in Italy and has teamed up with her good friend Charlie Mitford in order to create a perfect photography retreat in Italy. The trip will explore and capture the beauty and history of Cortona and other surrounding towns such as Perugia and Arezzo. This area is famous for its ancient hill towns and incredible landscape views, making it an unbeatable area for honing your photography skills and capturing the natural beauty.
- 3. Under The Tuscan Sun Inspiration
Fans of Francis Mayes bestseller Under The Tuscan Sun will have heard of the stunning area of Cortona before now. The beautiful Tuscan town was the inspiration for the book, as the author spent time restoring an abandoned villa in the countryside.
During the photography vacation in Tuscany with Lillian Spibey Photography, you can experience the same locations as Francis Mayes, (you may well meet her!) and find your very own inspiration in Cortona and the surrounding cities.
- 4. New Skills, New Friends, New Memories
A photography holiday in Italy gives you so much more than improved photography skills. As well as learning some new tips and tricks on your camera, you will also have the opportunity to meet likeminded individuals who share your passion for photography. You will leave a photography holiday in Tuscany with a group of new lifetime friends, that you will have made amazing memories with during your trip.
You can take the opportunity to learn from other budding photographers, explore the kind of equipment they use and experience how they approach various photography situations. After you’ve been on a photography holiday 2019, you will have new bonds with people from various backgrounds that you might have never had the opportunity to meet elsewhere.
- 5. Get Out Of Your Photography Rut
When you are constantly capturing the same scenery and locations, it can be easy to lose your photography creativity and get stuck in a bit of rut. Heading off on a photography course Italy will give you the chance to change things up with new and beautiful scenery. As well as a whole new environment for your images, you will also have the opportunity to capture an entirely new culture when you go on a photography vacation in Tuscany.
This kind of trip with Lillian Spibey Photography is one of the best ways to really get your creative juices flowing again and inspire you to create some magical images of the stunning scenery.
- 6. Add To Your Portfolio
Once you have spent five glorious days capturing the delights and sites of various Tuscan villages and Italy’s rolling hills, your portfolio of photography will be bursting at the seams. A photography holiday in Tuscany is a great opportunity to expand your experience and portfolio of images with stunning shots of Italian sunrises and Cortona’s medieval streets.
Italy is the perfect location for unleashing your photography creativity and developing your skill set while also creating a stunning portfolio of images.
- 7. Delicious Food And Drink
It wouldn’t be a photography holiday in Italy without some of the country’s deliciously famous cuisine. During the photography workshop in Tuscany with Lillian Spibey Photography, you will be treated to some excellent dining experiences and the chance to chow down on locally made pizza, pasta and sample plenty of the local wines.The photography holiday 2019 includes dining in some excellent local restaurants such as Tenimenti d’alessandro, Dardano’s Trattoria and the open-air terrace at La Loggetta. In addition to these wonderful meals, you will also have the freedom to explore your own dinner plans on one of the evenings during this photography course in Tuscany.
For anyone with a passion for all things Italian or someone who wants to better use their camera to capture enviable shots, book yourself onto this fantastic photography holiday in Italy for an experience you won’t forget. Click here for more info