Workshop & Seminars

Blue Mountains - Capture, Edit, Print

25-27 June 2021. Book via email with Ignacio.

Known for dramatic scenery, the Blue Mountains encompasses steep cliffs, eucalyptus forests, waterfalls and villages.
Price $1,390 per person.

Bookings please contact Ignacio at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DAY 1 | 25 June: Katoomba/Echo Point
2:00pm Arriving/checking-in your accommodation
2.30pm to 4:30pm Group gathering and presentation on Composition by Ignacio Palacios.
Location to be confirmed. This location will be the base for all our presentations over the weekend.
5:00pm to 6:30pm Sunset shot: meet at the Three Sisters and Echo Point lookout at 5:00pm
(sunset around 5:30pm)
DAY 2 | 26 June: Govetts Leap and Katoomba Falls
5:45 am Govetts Leap carpark (sunrise is at 6:30am and the lookout is just a few metres away from the car park).
10.00 am. After breakfast, we will do a postprocessing/critique session with Ignacio and Peter. We will work on instructor and student files (depending on how brave our students are, but you can give Peter a hard time for his if you like), discussing the editing process and how to ready the file for printing and presentation.
12:00pm to 2:00pm
(Lunch/free time to process)
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Printing how-to presentation with Peter and Luke from Kayell, running through the basics and the essential skills required. You’ll be surprised how straightforward it can be, once you know how. You will then have the opportunity to print your work on different types of Canson paper with an Epson P906.
5:00pm to 6:30pm
Sunset shot: Katoomba Falls. Katoomba Falls are only a 5 minutes’ drive from Katoomba’s centre and just a couple of minutes’ walk from the car park.
DAY 3 | 27 June: Sunrise shoot at Wentworth Falls lookout.
5:30am Sunrise shoot.
10:00am to 12:00pm
After breakfast, Peter and Ignacio will give a presentation on printing, framing, signing and presenting your work, plus we will do another post-processing/critique session. We expect the printer to be running hot as we produce your
12:00pm to 2:00pm
(Lunch/free time to process)
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Inspiration review. Peter and Ignacio will present images that have personally inspired them, encouraging group discussion and opening creative pathways for your own future development. This is an exciting part of the program and can really kick-start your creativity. We’ll also continue with our printing and post-production.
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Peter and Ignacio will remain behind to ensure all your questions are answered and all your photographs are printed on wonderful Canson papers!

What’s included
• 2 days of photography tuition, inspirational presentations, editing, critique and printing sessions with Ignacio Palacios and Peter Eastway

What is not included
• Meals and alcohol, incidentals
• Accommodation
• Transport to and from the Blue Mountains. Everyone will need to bring or travel with someone who has their own car.
• Travel and cancellation insurance

• Maximum Group Size: capped to 10 participants
• Cost of the Workshop: $1,390 per person
• Deposit of $500 to book your place. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
• Balance to be paid by 1st June 2021

Cancellation Policy
A written notice of any cancellation must be received by us at which time the following cancellation fees will apply:
• 60 days prior to workshop – 20%* cancellation fee incurred
• 45 days prior to workshop – 60%* cancellation fee incurred
• 14 days prior to workshop – 100%* cancellation fee incurred

Special Note regarding COVID-19
In the event that the tour is cancelled due to COVID-19, quarantine and/or any other travel restrictions imposed by Governments, a refund will be given that will be equal to the amount paid less any bank or PayPal/Stripe fees. Alternatively, proposed new dates for tour itinerary will be offered at no additional charge.
* Cancellations fees will be waived if you are able to arrange a full paying substitute attendee.

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