GENRE

Caves, Abstracts, Landscapes

SIZE

2 Participants Only!

COST

Rs 95,000/ + 5% GST

ArtShoot - Caves Photo Tour to Meghalaya (Feb 20 - Feb 26)

ArtShoot Caves Adventure Photo expedition:

Cherrapunjee in Meghalaya is known to be the wettest place on Earth. But it also has the distinction of hosting some of the most elaborate & beautiful cave systems in India.  In this ArtShoot photo expedition we will be exploring & photographing the wonders of a beautiful & colourful cave system near Cherrapunjee. The highlight of this expedition includes 3 full days of caving and cave photography  where you learn about the concepts of dramatic lighting to make interesting photo compositions and work hand in hand with your photo mentor Sriharsha to make some incredibly beautiful and previously unseen images of a cave system. The expedition guarantees to make your images stand apart from all the other conventional point & shoot photographs. This tour is for those who enjoy new experiences & enjoy travelling into uncharted territories. 


ArtShoot Caves includes:

1) 7 Night stay in Cherrapunjee in a 3 Star hotel on a single sharing basis

2) Travel in a comfortable Innova to Cherrapunjee from Guwahati airport & back 

3) All food & accommodation in Cherrapunjee during the expedition 

4) One caving guide to take us inside and bring us out of the caves safely

5) All safety equipment (overalls, helmets, boots, ropes, torch) needed for the caving

6) Extra Flash lights needed to illuminate the caves for photography

7) Two day sightseeing in Cherrapunjee after caving to photograph the legendary Living Root bridges of Meghalaya and it's Waterfalls

8) A two week exhibit of your images on ImageIn that you can share with your family & friends so they can experience your adventure

9) One 16in x 24in unframed fineart image of one of your images made during the trip

 

Expedition Itinerary:   

Day
Date
Activity & Night Stay
1
Feb 20
               
Arrive in Guwahati & proceed to Cherrapunjee by car. Overnight in Cherrapunjee
           
2 - 4
Feb 21 - 23
               
Caving & Cave Photography for 3 complete days 
           
5
Feb 24
               
Cherrapunjee sightseeing - Photograph the Living Root bridges in early morning light to create some dramatic scenes
           
6
Feb 25
               
Cherrapunjee sightseeing - Trek to the top of Nohkalikai Falls to photograph India's highest free falling waterfall from the top
           
7
Feb 26
               
Check out & travel to Guwahati by car
           


What's Not Included:

1) Travel to and from Guwahati, however we can help you book your flight to Guwahati if needed

2) Personal insurance

3) Covid tests if needed

4) Alcoholic drinks

5) Tips to the guides


What to bring:

1) Your personal medication

2) Warm wear Gloves and Good hiking boots

3) A camping flask 

4) Your Camera & Tripod (we will however provide flash lights to light up the cave)

5) At least 1 extra camera battery since cold weather drains battery faster than when in warm weather


Your photo mentor:

Sriharsha will be guiding you on this expedition and this is not his first time photographing caves. In fact he has been involved in multiple expeditions documenting and photographing caves. You can watch the below documentary he made with his Landscape Wizards teammate Shivakumar L to get an idea of the overall experience.

Subterranean Landscapes


Payment & Refund Policy:

1) 10% of the overall trip fee to be paid as a booking deposit & is non refundable

2) Balance 90% to be paid 60 days prior to departure date.

3) We also accept payment in multiple monthly instalments to ease your expenses. Please speak to us to work out a payment schedule that works for you

4) In event of tour getting cancelled (due to Covid related spikes), we will refund full amount 

Refund policy

90-60 days before departure, 90% of tour cost will be refunded.

59-31 days before departure, 60% of tour cost will be refunded.

30 days or less before departure, no refund.


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