Be Part of this Amazing Day of the Dead in Guatemala Travel Photography Workshop

Experience one the most impressive, colorful and photogenic traditions in the world and festivals: Day of the Dead and its Giant Kite Festival in the Mayan highlands of Guatemala with renown photographer Rudy Giron.

Join me on an amazing photographic exploration around Day of the Dead celebrations, the Giant Kites festivities of All Saints Day in the Mayan villages of Santiago Sacatepéquez, Sumpango, and the Necropolis of Antigua Guatemala.

Date: October 31 through November 2 [over 20 hours]
Workshop: Travel / Street Photography
Group: Maximum 6 participants
Level: Open to all
Includes: Tuition and guidance with Rudy Giron, Travel Photography Workshop, Private shuttle transportation, Photo Walks through the Mayan villages of Santiago Sacatepéquez, Santa Maria Cauque, Sumpango, as well as through the Necropolis of Antigua Guatemala, Fiambre salad tasting on November 1st, Purified water bottles and refreshments.

Amazing Photo Experience

Intensive workshop and photographic exploration and documentation of one of the world’s most photogenic and colorful traditions and festivals.

Focus

Learn travel and street photography techniques to interact with subjects, to grow as photographer and to find your personal vision.

Small Group Tuition

This crush course and photo walk is limited to 6 students, advanced amateurs or professional photographers.

Day of the Dead Photography Workshop – amazing experience! The Nov.1 Day of the Dead photography workshop was an unforgettable 10-hour cultural experience that exceeded all my expectations!

Maureen McKeon

USA

I chose to do the all saints day/day of the dead photo walking tour. The idea was to learn photo tips but to be honest I was a bit of a naughty student kid in candy shop! Overwhelmed with what I was experiencing, learning and enjoying the company of the group.

Louise Cheetham

UK

Wow!!! This was almost a year ago! Best photo journey ever. So grateful for the experience. I learned so much from you and can’t recommend this enough!

Samantha Quattrone

USA

The 2019 Day of the Dead Photo Travel Photography Workshop has sold out. Don’t miss this once a year amazing photographic opportunity. Book your spot for the 2020 Day of the Dead Photo Travel Photography Workshop.

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Itinerary highlights for the 1-day Workshop

November 1st:
Short presentation on Day of the Dead and Giant Kites of Guatemala. A photographic exploration of Day of the Dead and the Giant Kites plus the festivities of All Saints Day in the Mayan graveyard of Santiago Sacatepéquez and the Necropolis of Antigua Guatemala. Also, there will be Fiambre salad tasting for lunch; a dish made only for Day of the Dead. Rate: $200 per person.

Bring lightweight clothing and comfortable walking shoes because you’ll spend lots of time on your feet.

 

Itinerary highlights for the 2.5-day Workshop

Day 1: (Oct 31)
Day of the Dead presentation explaining everything that we’ll experience in the following days. Afternoon/night photo walk to capture the spirit of Halloween and Day of the Dead in Antigua Guatemala.

Day 2: (Nov 1)
A photographic exploration of Day of the Dead and the Giant Kites plus the festivities of All Saints Day in the Mayan cemetery of Santiago Sacatepéquez and the Necropolis of Antigua Guatemala. Also, there will be Fiambre salad tasting for lunch; a dish made only for Day of the Dead.

Day 3: (Nov 2)
Photo exploration of Day of the Dead and the Giant Kites plus the festivities in the Mayan villages of Santa Maria Cauque and Sumpango,

Bring lightweight clothing and comfortable walking shoes because you’ll spend lots of time on your feet.

Make your reservation: Click this “Pay Now” button to make your $300 reservation deposit for Day of the Dead in Guatemala Photo Tour & Workshop with Rudy Giron. Once you have made your reservation deposit,

What’s included:

  • Tuition and guidance with Rudy Giron
  • Travel Photography Workshop
  • Private shuttle transportation
  • Photo walk through Mayan villages of Santiago Sacatepéquez, Sumpango, and Santa Maria Cauque.
  • Photo walk through the Necropolis of Antigua Guatemala
  • Fiambre salad tasting on November 1st
  • Purified water bottles and refreshments

What’s not included:

  • Airfare from/to your home city
  • Visas and travel insurance (required)
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Any activities or travel not included in the itinerary
  • Any expenses of a personal nature (i.e. souvenirs)

Cancellations & Refunds
Deposits are non-refundable.  For refunds, we require that a cancellation request in writing be received at least 91 days before the photo tour and workshop begins. If we receive your written cancellation request 91 days before your photography workshop begins, and we can refill your space, we will refund all payments, minus your reservation deposit and any discounts given to refill your space.  If we cannot refill your space, we will refund 50% of all payments, minus your reservation deposit.  No refunds are given, nor cancellations allowed, 90 days or less before your photo tour begins.  No partial refunds are given for unused services.

Get a taste of what we will experience for this amazing photo workshop by watching these short clips!

About Rudy Giron: A photographer, instructor and entrepreneur based out of Antigua Guatemala. A light chaser, photography lover, visual story-teller who has been publishing daily photographic stories since May 2006 at AntiguaDailyPhoto.com, Antigua Guatemala’s go-to resource in English for everything about Guatemalan culture and traditions. Rudy does commercial and event photography worldwide by request, and especially loves doing photo shoots the world over.

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