As part of the 5th Underwater Festival™ 2011, Matava Resort – the Great Astrolabe Hideaway in Fiji, are holding an exciting Digital Underwater Photography Workshop Week. Hosted by Underwater Photography expert Matthieu Meur, the workshop is open to just 18 lucky divers!
Held annually, the 5th Underwater Festival™ 2011 will be the biggest one yet. It will feature an Australasia-wide simultaneous photo and video shootout competition in 25 countries spanning both hemispheres. And there are over U$100,000 worth of prizes to be won!
Located on Kadavu island, a stones throw from The Great Astrolabe Reef, Matava Resort is an exclusive and peaceful eco-hideaway set amongst stunning scenery. Their Underwater Photography Workshop includes diving sessions with Mathieu as well as hands-on classroom lessons so that by the end of the week you will be taking prize-winning photos of Fiji’s underwater world.
Photography Workshop with Matthieu Meur
8 Days 7 Nights 15 Boat Dives
03 – 10 Sep 2011
Double/Twin: US$ 1,831 (FJD 3,250) per person.
Special group discount – 10 diver’s pay and 2 buddies go FREE!
Includes: Accommodation in Oceanview Bure, all meals, airport transfers, 5 days of 3 tank boat dives = 15 dives (incl 1 night dive), complimentary unlimited shore diving, daily photo workshops, practical in water assistance, in depth RAW photo post processing labs, FREE PADI Coral Conservation Course on one afternoon, FREE use of kayaks & snorkelling, traditional Lovo Feast and Kava Ceremony, guided waterfall hike and village visit.
Excludes: Scuba equipment – can be rented on arrival.
Mathieu has been shooting underwater for almost to 20 years and is currently working on his second comprehensive book on underwater digital photography due to be published this year.
Note: All prices quoted are per diver sharing and are subject to availability and currency fluctuations. Currency rate is correct at time of publishing. Special offers apply to new bookings only.