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Free Travel Photography Mini Workshops

Chryssie's Greece will be exhibiting at The Photography Show 2018 from 17 -20 March at the NEC Birmingham - STAND G26 Free travel photography mini workshops from pro photographer and photography trainer Matt Widgery at the The Photography Show 2018. Get started on your journey to better travel photography with powerful tips that will immediately improve your portfolio and give you the confidence to tackle any new photographic challenge without…

Sense of Food – Photography Workshop

Lemnos island - 14 - 21 June, 2018 Cooking, styling and photography master class! You will cook, shoot and eat You will study how to cook special dishes, styling tricks and you will understand the secrets of how to create amazing food photography! A day from our new itinerary: Day 2 The organic day 07:00 – 09:30 Breakfast – Traditional Greek breakfast buffet – cooked by the hotel 09:30 – 10:30…

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Why choose Messolonghi

Messolonghi is the capital town of Aetolia-Acarnania in Western Greece, known as the site of  dramatic sieges during the war of Independence against the Ottoman empire and the death of the philhellenic poet Lord Byron. The town is dominated by vast salt water lagoons that are home to amazing bird concentrations, depending on the season and the weather. Of course most photographers focus on the pelicans and the noisy flamingoes.…

Explore our 2018 Photography workshops in Greece

We will guide you to the best places, people and food to experience Greece like a local. Not only will you come away with some amazing images, but also a deeper understanding of the country that truly is the birthplace of Western civilisation. 2018 photography workshops Messolonghi- (Apocria) 17-24 February Athens (Independence day) 22-29 March Messolonghi (Orthodox Easter) 30 March- 10 April Messolonghi, Holy Trinity (Simiou Panigyri) 24-31 May Lemnos…

Submissions call for Photo Critique – January 14th 2018

As the nights get shorter, and the light fades from the days,  we are moving ever closer to our January 14th Photo Critique session at 6pm, Magdelene College,  Cambridge. But luckily the theme is “Light” so hopefully your photos will brighten things up for us! If you would like to submit the rules are simple: 1. Only 3 images per person, submitted in jpg to this dropbox folder 2. Photo critiques…

Photography Holidays – Messolonghi (The…other Greece)

Photography Holidays to the less travelled western Greece We meet you in the hotel  in central Athens and spend the first evening in Plaka getting to know each other with a glass of local wine! Early we start the journey to Messolonghi via Delphi (the longer route). Picturesque rural Greece and visit to the amazing and powerful site of the oracle! Pythia is waiting!.. One more stop for lunch and…

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Photography Holidays – The …. other Greece

 Messolonghi - the lagoon and its inhabitants Rivers, marshes,farmland, amazing coast line,uninhabited small islands with remarkable and rare ecosystems make the National Park of Messolonghi very important for the preservation and variety of life in the Mediterranean. (Natura 2000 network) As a photography destination is diverse and super exciting for number of interests..... flora and amazing fauna, magical Greek light reflecting in the abundant waters, glamorous sunset and sunrise, captivating  Greek blues....in…

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2017 Photography Holidays & Annual Competition Theme Announced

2017 is already shaping up to be a tremendous year for photography holidays in Greece. With so much worldwide media attention on the country, it is undoubtedly at the epicentre of global events. But our tours are about getting behind the headlines, and discovering the real Greece. The rugged beauty, the beautiful and resilient people, the history and of course all that lovely food and drink! To add an extra…