When you see pictures of exotic lands and fascinating cultures, do you dream about being there in person? When you take a vacation, do you spend a lot of your time taking pictures? If the answer to both questions is yes, why not combine the two for a life changing experience”.


 
 

Las Fallas - The festival of fire

In the forest of the Cantabrian mountains, where still survive wolves and brown bears, it is possible to photograph some of the most emblematic bird and mammal species of the European Atlantic region.

We, professional photographers, design the hides, choosing the best locations and orientations for the best images possible.

The winter is a very special time in these mountains, because thousands of birds arrive from north Europe to winter on the Iberian Peninsula. Here they rest and feed after crossing the sea.  So, we find large numbers of birds and species during the Winter season.  Mammals also are “migrating” down from the high country making them accessible for photographs.

 

semana santa - spanish feasts

This photography workshop is focused on the spring birds of the Pyrenees and Cantabrian Mountains.

Springtime is an awesome time for bird photography in Spain. The migrating birds that spend the winter in Africa return to breed in Europe, and there is an extraordinary amount of activity.

Some emblematic species such as Little Bustards or Capercaillies display on the leks and Egyptian Vultures can be photographed together with Black Vultures, Griffon Vultures, and Lammergeiers.

So, we will visit the Cantabrian Mountains and Pyrenees to get the best of both worlds.  We will shoot mainly from hides/blinds as much of this area is protected and regulated as are many of the species we will be photographing.