Category Archives: Photo tours and Workshops

Winter Traditions in Romania

Winter Traditions in Romania

December 5 – 12, 2020
Available places: 6/6
Physical effort required:
minimum
Price 1400 EUROS/person, single room occupancy with breakfast and supper. The price also includes transportation from and to the airport and also on location. The minimum number of participants is 3 and the maximum is 6

To book a place send an email to tb@tomabonciu.ro¬†with the title “Winter Traditions in Romania Photo Tour 2020
(make sure you read Payment Details and Money back conditions at the end of this page before sending your participation request)

This workshop is for those that want to photograph the beauty of rural Romania in winter. We, in Romania, have some beautiful traditions for Christmas and New Year’s Eve when we celebrate these beautiful moments with traditional dances.

We’ll stay int he historic region of Bucovina during this workshop and we’ll photograph preparations for winter holidays in the area and also traditional dances from this moment of the year.

You’re going to photograph in a documentary style and you’ll have the opportunity to take images of old traditions that you can’t see anywhere else.

Here is the program

Day 1
– I’ll meet you in Bucharest at Otopeni Airport
– The first day is for the group to get together. That is why the first night it’s going to be at a hotel from Bucharest
– in the evening we’ll take lunch and we’ll talk about the schedule of the tour

Day 2
– breakfast
– we dirve toward the historic region of Bucovina
– we accommodate, one person per room at a local agro-tourism pension
– supper and after that will follow a photography presentation made by Toma Bonciu to explain the type of photos we’re going to do and to offer some tips

Days 3, 4, 5 and 6
– breakfast
– local tours to photograph the people from the area, the way they prepare for winter holidays and the traditional dances from this moment
– supper
– two editing sessions

Day 10
– breakfast
– we drive back to Bucharest where we accommodate
– in the evening we take supper and we discuss final impressions about the photo tour

Day 11
– breakfast
– I’ll take everyone to Otopeni Airport and we say good bye

The price includes
– accommodation (one person per room and two nights at a hotel from Bucharest)
– breakfast and supper
– transportation for the duration of the workshop from the airport, local and then back to the airport
– participation to the workshop
– photographic guidance from Toma Bonciu during the workshop
– editing session
– analysis on 5-10 photos made by each participant during the tour

The price doesn’t include
– other meals and souvenirs

Payment Details and Money back conditions
Payment is made through Paypal or directly in an Euro account. You don’t need a Paypal account to pay. The fee of Paypal is 4% and will be added to the amount you pay. If you announce that you can’t come to the photo tour with few than 60 days to the beginning of the tour you’ll receive back only 600 euros. If you cancel your participation before 60 days to the beginning of the tour you’ll receive back all your money minus Paypal fee and bank transfer taxes.

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