Imagine yourself in one of the most fascinating, medieval regions of Italy, where the ‘sight of sweet sorrows’ will delight you many times a day while partaking in a unique photography workshop with the well-known photographer; Vinicio Tassani. The village of Miralduolo was enticingly birthed to share her light and magic like nowhere on earth.
Utilizing your new photography skills with Vinicio, will result in an intoxicating new canvas for you to shoot in this ancient location, have interactions with the charming local artisans and residents, while tasting their delectable wine and foods. Italy’s quintessential wine and food producers thrive and create in this incredible region. There is a magnificent view of the historic town of Perugia and nearby is the medieval village of Torgiano, with her ancient walls—known to all as the ‘City of Wine.’ Whether you prefer red or white wines; the region is famous for impeccable Cabernet Francs, Cabernet Sauvignons, Syrahs and the ever deliciously spicy Sagrantino and Orvieto. This precious village is located in the middle of the Tiber and Umbrian Valley and hosts the Museum of Wine, known for their most qualified expertise is all of Italy!
The cuisine from the hill towns of Umbria is quite simple, created from the lush soil, the surrounding lakes and fertile forests. This “cucina povera cooking,” follows the regions Etruscan roots throughout the generations preparing dishes with the fresh herbs, mushrooms, truffles, vegetables, grains and golden olive oil. Don’t forget this is also the valley of chocolates and exploring desserts is an art form.
On this seven day tour, you will imagine you are dreaming, while being tutored on how to utilize the natural light to optimize obtaining the best landscape and portraits. This technique of ‘visual storytelling’ will allow you to be able to fully express your creativity is a rare opportunity to assimilate your new photography skills with Vinicio.
The program includes:
Photography lessons that progress daily with Vinicio’s guidance for the entire workshop. He will accompany you during all excursions, dinners and activities for a full immersion into photography. You will have time to disappear into this magic land throughout the week at specific times that will be shared each day.
Participants: 4 – 12 people
Partners (no photographers) are welcome to join us on daily activities.
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