Capture Cuba Photography Workshop
(Subject to Change)
Fly out to José Martí International Airport in Havana. You will be picked up by a private taxi service and arrive at the Casa Particular, our home away from home for the next 5 days. We will hold a Meet and Greet with Edin after settling in and head into Old Havana for an afternoon walk and an authentic Cuban meal for lunch. It will be followed by beautiful sunset shoot over the famous and historic Malecón, where the fisherman and locals walk. Go out to dinner.
Wake up and eat breakfast then head into Havana for a walking tour of city center. The tour will include visiting the Plaza de la Revolution, Jose Martí Memorial, and National Capital. This will be awesome street photography opportunities and also to explore the old historic buildings. We’ll break for lunch at a local spot in the city, hang out after to explore some new areas. We’ll go catch the sunset followed by dinner.
Eat Breakfast then take a trip to the rural countryside for the opportunity to capture a cigar farm and vegetable farm. We will be walking through beautiful landscapes and learning about how the farms began, a chance to engage with the workers and locals. We’ll stop for lunch and head back to Casa for a post processing session followed by Dinner.
We’ll wake up for a special sunrise shoot. Head back to Casa for breakfast and head to Cuba’s oldest boxing club, Rafael Trejo Boxing Gym, to photograph some boxers and fights. This spot is an open air gym where Olympians have trained, it will be a fantastic opportunity to get some close ups of the boxers. We will stop for lunch before heading back to Casa.
Eat breakfast and head to Old Havana, where we will be walking thru local markets and have have amazing photo opportunities throughout. The Sabato de la Rumba, Hemingway’s Daiquiri and mojito bar, famous vintage cars will all be great subject matter. We’ll be sure to stop for a nice lunch break and head to the famous Partagas, the famous cigar factory, for a chance to take some snaps at this world renown spot! We’ll head back to the Casa and post process for the rest of the afternoon. We’ll head to the famous Malecón at a different spot for a beautiful sunset and have our farewell dinner to celebrate our last night in Cuba!
Depart early in the morning to José Martí International Airport.