Welcome to Photograph Andalucia
Whether you are an experienced photographer or beginning your photographic journey, we have a wonderful holiday for you.
Based in the lovely, white Andalucian village of Torrox, we offer photography holidays for small groups. Our objective is to improve your technique regardless of your starting point.
Our resident professional photography tutor, Rob Bell, will provide you with expert advice and commentary on your work and will introduce you to new techniques to enhance your skills.
” Torrox is a beautiful village and Rob is a super teacher for both novice and skilled photography guests.He was patient, present, informative and taught me to use my camera in ways i had never experienced before. The group were great and the holiday was so much fun too.”
Our holidays are about discovering the hidden Spain,the ancient history of this region, enjoying life in a traditional white village, discovering the amazing gastronomy of Andalucia, the architecture, culture and historic scenery, as well as the flora and fauna.
- Programme of activity.
- Comfortable accommodation in a Spanish village house.
- All main meals (excluding rest day) and lunches.
- Small groups.
- Experienced tutor and hosts.
- Courtesy transfer from Málaga airport to Torrox leaves at 12.00 on arrival day. Flights must arrive in Málaga before 12.00. Courtesy transfer from Torrox to Málaga airport leaves at 09.00 on departure day. Flights must depart from Málaga after 12.00.
- We welcome solo travellers and there is no single supplement.
- Before departure your tutor will contact you to ensure that we are fully aware of your hopes, aspirations and any questions you may have.
Sample Itinerary for 8 Day holiday 2019. ( Easter itinerary is below.)
Day 2 – Seaside town of Nerja and the coast.
Although visited by tourists Nerja has retained an Andalucian charm and with the stunning backdrop of The Sierra Tejedas and views to the azure blue Mediterranean it is a wonderful day to capture street and landscape photography.
Day 3 – Traditional white Andalucian village, Moclinejo.
Visit the lovely white village of Moclinejo set on the hill top of the Piedras Blancas hills, between olive,almond and orange groves the hills are dotted with grapevines and this is the Route of the Raison.
Day 4 – Pampineira, Sierra Nevada.
One of a trio of lovely whitewashed villages in the Sierra Nevada, Pampineira centres on its pretty Plaza dominated by a 16th century church in the Mudéjar style and ordained with wooden coffered ceilings and gilded alter pieces. The streets are adorned with bright and colourful handmade rugs and local products.
Day 5 – Free Day.
Day 6 – Málaga city and Port.
A special day in this small,beautiful city. Málaga, founded by the Phonecians is one of the oldest citites in Andalucia. Wander through beautiful gardens with pretty fountains and visit the interesting and vibrant Port.
Day 7 – Torrox village and Photo Challenge.
Our beautiful village presents you with the opportunity to use all the new skills you have learned this week as Rob sets you a fun and interesting photographic challenge.
Day 8- Airport transfer at 09.00 to Málaga airport.
***** Please note that this itinerary may be changed, without prior notice due to weather conditions, local holidays or other factors.*****
Photograph Andalucía holiday 2019 Easter Special.
Collection from Málaga airport and transfer to Torrox. Approx 45 mins.
Free afternoon to explore and capture the delights of Torrox. A charming white Andalucian village with stunning mountain backdrop.
Dinner at 19.30, followed by the start of your Semana Santa experience with a traditional village procession here in Torrox.
Meet at 10 am for a coffee and a briefing about evening shoots and low light photography tuition. Finish approx.12.30.
Lunch (main meal of the day) at 14.30.
Leave for the nearby traditional working town of Velez Málaga at 16.30. The evening will give you the opportunity to witness and photograph the splendour of Good Friday in Catholic Spain.
Free morning to enjoy in Torrox.
Leave 15.30 for afternoon in Frigiliana, one of the prettiest white villages in Spain with hidden corners, beautiful streets and you will find a range of excellent artisan shops selling delicious local produce.
Sunset shoot on Torrox Coast followed by an evening picnic on the beach.
Joyous Easter Sunday procession through the narrow streets in Torrox. The whole village turns out for this procession and it is a great opportunity to take street photography.
Lunch at 14.00.
Leave 16.00 for Velez Málaga for final Easter procession.
Farewell Dinner 19.30
Guest need to be aware and consider the following.
This is an activity holiday and walking will be required.
The events are mostly evening & late night shooting
Friday night will be very busy, noisy, very crowded with lots of standing and walking.
No evening meal on Friday but the late lunch will be very substantial.