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Discover Houston Photography Meetup is proud to introduce the Guatemala Photography Tour and Workshop! Come to explore, discover, and photograph the beauty of Guatemala and its people with us!
We are offering a one-week workshop tour in the most attractive and magical places around the country of Guatemala. We will photograph the mesmerizing beauty of the Guatemalan landscape, its Mayan and Colonial history, and of course, its lovely people in their millennial and colorful costumes. This tour is limited to only 6 photographers, and will be lead by Manolo Grajeda.
Learn night photography in the Colonial city of Antigua, street photography in the indigenous market of Chichicastenango, landscape and travel photography in the Guatemalan volcanic chain, and if possible, take a shot of the Milky Way over the majestic Lake Atitlan.
When: Saturday, February 5th to Saturday, February 12th, 2022
Where: Guatemala, Antigua, Atitlan, Chichicastenango.
You will arrive at Aeropuerto internacional La Aurora in Guatemala City, where you will be picked up by one of our drivers and driven to your hotel. We will then move around the country by private minibus. Departures will be at the same airport. We'll drop you off at your departure gate.
Cost: $2,599USD per photographer (based on double occupancy). $400 discount for non-photographers. $500 Single supplement.
What is included: all hotel accommodations, all breakfast, all lunches, a welcome and farewell dinner, ground transportation, park fees, use of tripods and other photography accessories, personalized instruction and assistance.
What is not included: alcoholic drinks, snacks, non-tour parks or adventures, dinners, trip insurance
For more information visit our website: www.luxphotohouston.com/guatemala-photography-tours
feel free to contact us for any question about the tour and itinerary. You can also contact me directly at [masked], or at any of our regular Meetups around Houston
Visit our Guatemala Instagram page: www.instagram.com/luxphotogt
Your guide for this tour is Manolo Grajeda.
Here is Manolo's profile:
Manolo is passionate about night photography, travel, wildlife and adventure photography. He spends several weeks a year exploring and photographing Guatemala and its people. Currently Manolo works as a professor at University of St. Thomas and as school teacher at Alief ISD. Manolo is the organizer of Discovering Houston Photography Meetup.
Follow him on Instagram: www.instagram.com/luxphotohouston
and Facebook: www.facebook.com/luxhouston