Donegal and beyond photo tour

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Alternative Visions with Pixelchrome photo tours Donegal and beyond took place from 26th June – 3rd July. An exciting phototour with 7 participants from the USA, South Africa, Australia and Austria. Come with us to experience the very best locations on Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way.     Fanad lighthouse                         …

Rural reality in Romania – A photo tour

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Photo tour to Romania  Watch this space for the full itinerary April 13-22 2018 Romania, and especially Maramures region, is the last truly rural place in Europe. Our photo tour focuses on the rustic nature of the country and its ancient traditions. Landscapes and agrarian practices are inextricably linked and we will strive to capture the life of people in …

alternative visions donegal photo tour day 1

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Day 1 photo shoot The alternative visions group met at Arnold’s hotel for breakfast at 9.30 am. We then drove along the Wild Atlantic Way making our way to Crohy head. Along the route we drove through the villages of Falcarragh,Gortahork,Crolly and Dunglow. the photo shoot started at Crohy Arch, a magnificent sea arch in a stunning seascape. there is …

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Donegal Photo Tour Weekends

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Our weekend photo tours take you to some of the very best locations for landscape and seascape photography in Donegal which is now part of the Wild Atlantic Way.  See some of our sample itineraries below: 1.Drive to Dungloe and The Breeches Arch (Crohy Head). This is one of the best sea arches on the west coast of Ireland. It affords the …

Donegal Phototour May 2017 Alternative Visions

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Welcome  To The First Blog On Our New And Fabulous Website. The First Phototour Of Our summer Season Took Place On The Third Weekend In May. It Had 4 Participants. We Like To Keep Our Maximum Number To 5 To Ensure Each Of Our Photographers Obtains The Most Out Of The Weekend. They Can Also Have  The Undivided Attention Of Both Trevor …

Rural reality in Romania Photo Tour 2019 – Alternative Visions & Light Motives

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12th April – 21st April 2019 Romania €2600 PP 10% Deposit required Romania, and especially Maramures region, is the last truly rural place in Europe. Our photo tour focuses on the rustic nature of the country and its ancient traditions. Landscapes and agrarian practices are inextricably linked and we will strive to capture the life of people in the villages …

Book – Rinn na Mara

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16 Rinn na Mara is a superb holiday home located in Dunfanaghy, Co Donegal in close proximity to the Golf Club, Killyhoey Strand (beach) and the popular holiday village/resort of Dunfanaghy. The cottage has been built in a modern and yet traditional style with oak and tile floors, a large stone fireplace (with a wood burning stove), a modern kitchen …

Donegal

FanadLighthouse, Donegal

Donegal – The forgotten county of Ireland but arguably the most beautiful. An inimitable light combined with patchworks of fields, mountains and one of the most beautiful coasts anywhere. The light in winter is particularly good with the sun at a low angle even at midday the photographer cannot, or should not, fail to capture some of the essence of …

Costa Rica

In the eye

Costa Rica, a small Central American country which lies to the North of Panama and South of Nicaragua, has a Caribbean and Pacific coastline and in between, volcanic peaks and lush rain forests.  A great deal of income now comes from sustainable tourism and the eco-lodge is almost ubiquitous. There is a lot so see and photograph for such a …

Ethiopia

All in the eyes

Ethiopia – Landlocked, 100 million inhabitants, one of the World least developed countries and so under visited in relation to what there is to see. Desert, mountains, indigenous minorities, volcanoes, national parks. Ethiopia has an unfortunate image elsewhere in the World. One of poverty, famine and despair. This is not the case – it is a country of great contrasts and …