Baobabs and Stars Workshop Safari

Embark on an extraordinary journey through the captivating landscapes of the Limpopo Bushveld with our Baobab and Stars Photographic Workshop Safari.

Availability
15 spaces available
Duration
4 days
Price
R16,990.00 pps

EXPLORE THE BOABABS AND STARS

Master the Art of Landscape and Astrophotography: Baobab and Stars Photographic Workshop Safari in the Untamed Limpopo Bushveld

Join us on a remarkable journey through the Limpopo Bushveld for our Baobab and Stars Photographic Workshop Safari. This unique tour combines the thrill of wildlife and landscape photography with the enchantment of astrophotography. Immerse yourself in the captivating beauty of the African bush as you learn from professional photographers and experienced guides. From majestic baobab trees to breathtaking starry skies, this workshop will sharpen your skills and ignite your passion for capturing stunning images.

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Explore the diverse landscapes of the Limpopo region. As night falls, venture into the magical world of astrophotography, where you’ll capture awe-inspiring shots of the star-filled African sky. With comfortable accommodations, expert guidance, and unforgettable experiences, this workshop safari promises to elevate your photography skills to new heights.

Overview

Experience the extraordinary Baobabs and Stars Workshop by Tusk Photo. Delve into the magical realm of Baobab trees and mesmerizing night photography, capturing awe-inspiring images that transport you to Africa’s soul-stirring landscapes.

The iconic Baobab tree evokes a strong sense of Africa’s essence, with weathered appearances and limbs resembling outstretched hands that have witnessed centuries of history. Stand beside these massive trees, feeling an indescribable connection to nature, igniting your passion for photography. What sets this workshop apart is the opportunity to capture Baobabs at night, silhouetted against the celestial wonders of the Milky Way. Imagine their surreal beauty against a backdrop of glittering constellations, creating captivating compositions that leave you in awe.

The workshop takes place in the colder winter months, offering ideal conditions for capturing breathtaking nightscapes. Meticulous timing ensures enhanced star visibility, sharper details, and stunning clarity in your images. Seasoned photographers will guide you throughout the workshop, sharing their knowledge and techniques. From composition to astrophotography, personalized guidance helps you master the art of capturing Baobabs and stars.

Dedicated sessions on night photography teach you to effectively use artificial light, experiment with long exposures, and employ light painting techniques. Capture mesmerizing nocturnal scenes, revealing the interplay of shadows, textures, and celestial wonders.

Book your spot now for an unforgettable photographic adventure with Tusk Photo.

Includes:

  • Services of Tusk Photo host
  • Accommodation
  • All Meals
  • Local beers, wines and soft drinks

Excludes

  • Visas fees (if applicable)
  • Telephone calls
  • Travel to and from Maswiri lodge
  • Expenses of a personal nature

Itinerary

Embark on a thrilling Baobabs and Stars Workshop Safari, with our experienced guides taking you on a journey through one of the world’s most inspiring wilderness areas.

Please note that the schedule is subject to change and may be adjusted based on the needs and energy levels of the group.

Day 1

Arrival at Maswiri Lodge
Light lunch
Night photography workshop and camera setup
Afternoon landscape photography drive
Dinner at the lodge
Night photography session with Baobabs and stars

Day 2 & 3

Morning sunrise landscape photography
Breakfast at the lodge
Session on developing night photography photos and landscape images
Lunch
Afternoon photo shoot with Baobabs
Focus on artistic high key images of the trees
Dinner at the lodge
Night photography session in the bush

Day 4

The option of an early morning photographic session
Breakfast at the lodge
Farewell and departure

Facilities

Maswiri Lodge, where breath-taking views of the plains and bushveld await you in this pristine piece of unspoiled African beauty, serves as our base for this Workshop Safari.

Accommodation at Maswiri Lodge consists of five en-suite air-conditioned chalets, each providing a comfortable and luxurious retreat. Set around a magnificent Baobab tree, the chalets offer a sense of tranquility and seclusion. You’ll find yourself surrounded by a beautifully manicured garden, creating a serene atmosphere that invites relaxation and connection with nature.

For stunning panoramic views and moments of reflection, the lookout deck provides the perfect vantage point. Take in the expansive vistas, marvel at the colours of the African sky, and allow the beauty of the surroundings to captivate your senses.

The communal dining room area offers a warm and inviting space for guests to come together and enjoy delicious meals prepared by our talented culinary team. Share stories of your adventures, indulge in delectable cuisine, and embrace the sense of camaraderie that comes from sharing extraordinary experiences in the wild.

Discover the perfect balance of comfort and wilderness, where breathtaking views, luxurious accommodations, and exceptional facilities create an unforgettable experience. Book your Workshop Safari to this magical place now!

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Available dates

7 Spaces available

25 May - 28 May 2025

R16,990.00 pps

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8 Spaces available

28 May - 31 May 2025

R16,990.00 pps

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