Camargue Sauvage 2022

with Reto Heiz and Lionel Duval

 June 4-8th & 8-12th


Camargue / Southern France

 Available spots 


Slot 4-8th  :  full

Slot 8-12th :  full

/The registration is also possible for the waiting list/

    Embark on a colorful journey through the wilderness of Southern France with Shootparty ..

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Camargue - the most untouched  and unique land in western Europe

Beautiful landscapes of reed marshes with pink flamingos and moors, where white horses gallop and where herds of the Camargue bulls graze... 

3 days of photoshooting  / attendance of 6 full time models   

 limited to 12 photographers / groups 2:1

  14 hours of the shooting time 

 

Nature  /  Shooting with horses  / Art Nude


 independent sessions  -  support upon request 

by 

Reto Heiz 

( English and German lang. )

Lionel Duval

( English and French lang. )


Accomodation

4 nights in single bedroom of bungalow A or B

located in the middle of the Camargue nature 

eating in the resort restaurant ( breakfast-lunch-dinner)

Bungalow type A - one bedroom with bathroom

Bungalow type B - two bedrooms  / two bathrooms 

Locations

Beach L'espiguette

infinity beach with dunes and lighthouse

5 min. drive from our bungalows 


 Shooting with horses  

avec Cécile Domens

30min. drive 

3 good horse riders at our models team


Aigues Mortes - Salins 

avec Cécile Domens

15min. drive


Camargue Nature - Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer

40min. drive


Abandoned village

60min. drive


Les Baux de Provence

70min. drive

Opportunity of visit Carrières de Lumières


Abandoned hotel

( alternative for case of heavy rain, 40min. drive )

Content 


Photographers work with a model in groups of two.  Photographers  can share the session  and assist to each other or  split their time and work 1:1 .

In case of  interest, there is option to arrange the set with more models together.

Each of the shooting group will have 2 hours session with each model + session with horses ( collective shoot ).  All the locations are from 5min. till 60min. drive from our bungalows. 

About the  locations  Urbex hotel and Les Baux de Provence  we decide according  to photographer´s preference and the weather. 

Photographers have also great opportunity to arrange  their private shooting with models after the workshop  time ( using beautiful sunset light ) or during the siesta break or during all day on Wednesday 8th. Photographers arrange  the condition of private session directly with models ( in case we can propose the  coordination)

To ensure participants safeness - most of models are vaccinated with 3 doses. Non vaccinated model will  have negative  PCR Covid-19  test before the event.


Price  



1.  The price for photographer  - accomodation A                 1.790e

(single bungalow)


2. The price for photographer  - accomodation B                 1.590e

(single bedroom in double bungalow)                                    


3. The price for photographer´s guest                                     350e 

( shared bedroom A, full board, without option to photography models, not included entrance cost to locations - Salines )


the event price includes

- transportation from/to Montpellier  airport and TGV station

- transportation to locations 

- 4 nights accomodation

- full board ( 4x breakfast, 3x lunch and 4x dinner in restaurant,  water )

- bottles with water in your bungalow fridge


Payment terms

deposit 50%                the invoice has to be paid upon the registration  

                                  

balace 50%                 the invoice has to be paid 4 weeks before the event will start


Terms of cancellation

a) from the participant´s side - the deposit is not refundable, if we find back up for the cancelled spot - 100% of paid deposit will be returned. In the case of cancellation for health reasons  we recommend  to participants to arrange insurance with an insurance company.

b) from the side of organizer - 100% of paid deposit  will be returned. 

c) from the side of higher power ( Covid ) - the event will be postponed. In this case photographers will decide, if they want to keep their reservation or if they preffer to be refunded 100%.


Registration

Other informations  


The exact time of meeting  for transport from the airports / TGV station to bungalows will be settled due to the time of arrival of participants, but not before 18:00

Check in at the bungallowes reception is from 17:00 till 20:00. At the reception is requested refunable security deposit of 200Euro per bungalow upon check in.  In case, that participants will arrive after 20:00, they need to inform us in advance, so we pick up keys for them.

Welcome dinner on Saturday and Wednesday starts at 21:00

Check out Wednesday on Sunday and  is at 10:00

In case of questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at 

svetlanku@yahoo.com  

reto.heiz@fotopix.ch 

lionelduv@orange.fr 




Photo credits:

Cécile Domens, Reto Heiz, Lionel Duval, Majo z Zwengu, Giora Yorav, Rik Claus, Patrik Scheidegger, Daniel Brändli, Ohad Falik, Arnold photo, Joachim Kappert