Participants get to learn photography workflows on using Filters, Waterfall technical shoot, Milky Way technical shoot, Star Trails workflow.
This travel photo tour is led by Adrian Loh, founder & lead photographer for Singapore Trekker.
SGD $ 869 /pax based on twin sharing
SGD $1,099 /pax opt for single room
Please email to firstname.lastname@example.org for registration.
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- Camera model:
- Title of photography trip:
Upon email registration received, you will be advised on how to make payment directly to our license tour agent for this trip - Singapore Trekker (TA 02060)
- 4 nights accommodation in comfortable 4-5 star hotels (except in Nakhon Si Thammarat where we stay in a new boutique hotel)
- Private air-conditiond VIP mini bus transport
- All meals as per itinerary
- All model staged shoot fees, park entrances and permits
- Singapore Trekker Tour Leader Guide & Photography Assistance
- International airfare: SIN-HDY-SIN
- Personal expenses eg. drinks during meals, shopping, etc.
- Visa fees (if required - Singaporeans do not require visas for Thailand)
- Guide / Driver / Model gratuity
13 July (L,D) - Arrive Hatyai. Proceed for a quick lunch before we transfer to Phatthalung (1.5 hrs). Pending time, we will check-in to our 4-star hotel before departing for Thale Noi for our boat ride to the fishing nets. Here we will photograph these majestic structures at sunset as well as a local fisherman staged shoot. Overnight in 4-star Siva Royal Hotel or equivalent.
14 July (B,L,D) - Early morning, we will depart to Thale Noi again for our boat ride to photograph the Fishing nets again in case we did not get a good shot the day before. Return to the hotel for breakfast before checking out and visiting a few local workshops making Pom Drums and Shadow Puppets. In the afternoon, we will visit Praiwan Waterfalls for a technical shoot at this small but picturesque waterfall. Overnight in 4-star Siva Royal Hotel or equivalent.
15 July (B,L,D) - After breakfast, we visit a workshop carrying on the tradition of a Krajud, making mats, hats, baskets and other household items using on straw. We then check out and depart for Nakhon Si Thammarat. Nakhon Si Thammarat is the second largest city in Southern Thailand and the seat of Buddhism during the Srivijaya period. Here we will visit Wat Mahathat, the most important Buddhist Temple in Southern Thailand which contains a tooth relic of Lord Buddha. Our sunset shoot will be at the Buddha Park nearby before returning to our hotel for dinner. Pending weather, we will also conduct a Milky Way technical shoot at the Buddha Park. Overnight in 3-star Hop Inn or equivalent.
16 July (B,L,D) - Return to Hatyai. Enroute we pass by and photograph the old traditional houses of Songkhla, a fast disappearing scene as we embrace modernity. Check into our hotel after lunch for some free and self-relaxation time before visiting the Hatyai floating market in the late afternoon. Here we will find all manner of food and snacks sold on numerous Thai longtail boats. After dinner, we return to our hotel for a short photo critique session before retiring for the night. Overnight in 5-star Centara Hotel.
17 July (B) - The day is free and easy before we transfer to the airport for our return flight back to Singapore.
**Itinerary is subjected to change.
Suggested flight details & flight carrier: Tiger Airways (www.tigerair.com)
Meeting Place: Hat Yai International Airport
13 July SIN-HDY TR2132 1320/1350 hrs
17 July HDY-SIN TR2133 1430/1705 hrs
Estimated airfare = S$180.00
TA license no: TA02060