Milky Way


Photo Walk and Talk  - intensive 2 hours photography classes for camera people.

Different topics, different locations, great experience and fantastic pictures.

Theme: Photographing Milky Way

Ever wonder how and when to shoot wonderful Milky Way pictures?
Join us - we will take great images together with crispy Milky Way above the lake!

We will cover:

  • how to plan night shooting and where to expect Milky Way 

  • set up your camera for ideal exposure

  • night photography equipment

  • smartphone apps to forecast visibility and plan your location

  • tough low light conditions and how to focus

  • editing your images to produce great and crispy results

Style of the photo walk: group of 3 or more (maximum 10)


  • digital camera with manual exposure mode (any DSLR or mirror less camera)

  • wide angle lens (for example 18-55mm lens is perfect and wide enough)

  • charged battery(ies) and memory card(s)

  • warm (!) and comfortable clothes/shoes

  • tripod is a must*. Cable release for this Photo walk is recommended, but optional (see below)**.

  • water and small snack is recommended 


What is also included:

  • experienced instructor

  • video manual, how to process pictures and create wonderful image full of stars

  • access to our closed photography Facebook group to keep in touch with everyone and share photos, photo experience and to answer any questions anytime after the workshop/walk!

  • hot tea and extra smile

This is an early morning photo walk (starting 5am) in the winter, to get Milky Way close above horizon. So please equip yourself well to stay warm! For the best viewing conditions, we will need perfect visibility and we will hope weather will coordinate. Visibility conditions will be updated close to the workshop and participant will be noticed.

Language: English

Date: February 10 (Sunday)

Time: 5:00 - 7:00 am

Place: Vevey area

Price: 99 CHF if purchased online (click "BUY NOW" button)

        120 CHF to be paid on the spot, but advanced booking is required!

​Interested? Contact us for more info:

**Terms and conditions and cancellation policy:

By purchasing coupon for special online price of 99 CHF your spot is guaranteed and you agree with the following terms and conditions. Cancellations more than 7 days prior the event are free of charge. If cancelled later than 7 days prior the event or in case of no show up, your paid amount cannot not be reimbursed. In case event cancellation from pixien education side (for example inclement weather), your fee will be return in full or can be used for another Photo walk.

More information about the photowalk (exact location, time, equipment etc) will be sent by email 2 days in advance.

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