Iceland in Winter Jan. 23-Feb. 3, 2025

Reykjavík, Iceland

Swingman Photo
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Jan 23 - Feb 3, 2025
Group size: 8 - 12
Iceland in Winter Jan. 23-Feb. 3, 2025
Reykjavík, Iceland

Swingman Photo
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Jan 23 - Feb 3, 2025
Group size: 8 - 12

About this trip

Experience the Magic of Iceland in Winter

Embark on a once-in-a-lifetime journey to the land of fire and ice. Iceland in winter is a photographer’s dream, offering unparalleled opportunities to capture stunning landscapes, the mystical aurora borealis, frozen waterfalls, and unique terrain shaped by volcanic activity.

Ideal for All Photographers

Whether you’re a seasoned professional or an enthusiastic beginner, this workshop is designed to accommodate all skill levels. A basic understanding of your camera is recommended, but our leaders will offer personalized guidance to help you capture the best shots.

Why This Adventure is Unmissable:

  • Breathtaking Landscapes: From the dramatic ice caves to the serene snow-covered fields, every scene in Iceland is a masterpiece waiting to be captured.
  • Aurora Borealis: Witness and photograph the Northern Lights, an ethereal display of colors dancing across the Arctic sky.
  • Expert Guidance: Learn from Jeff Swinger, a renowned photographer, and our local Icelandic guide, who will provide insider knowledge and tips to enhance your photography skills.
  • Comprehensive Package: Enjoy a hassle-free experience with all food, ground transportation, and lodging included. Focus solely on your photography and leave the logistics to us.

Your passport will be required on this workshop.

A Little Bit About the Workshop:

The Workshop will begin in Reykjavik with a group dinner on the first evening.

Transportation upon Arrival: We include Flybus vouchers from Keflavik Airport & back after the workshop. Upgrade to a private airport pick up or drop off is available. We use our specially modified 4×4 super truck for transportation in our Iceland Workshops.

Accommodations: Accommodation in double occupancy for eleven nights at hotels, single room available upon request. We stay at the various hotels & guesthouses, but as close as possible to our photography locations. The workshop concludes when we check into our last hotel night in Reykjavik – Participants will then have time to visit Reykjavik or rest for early flights.

Skill Sets: All Levels of photographers are welcome. While this is a photography workshop, non-photographers may also register, but please note that we will emphasize photographing on the workshop.

Physical Ability: The tour is open to all ability levels. While this is not a hiking tour, we will be as active as conditions allow and make short walks and potentially hike up small 100-200 meter hills.

Misc: The Workshop includes photographic tutoring and guidance by our team as well as a pro-landscape photographer from Iceland. We will provide you with a packing list for the tour, with recommended equipment and clothing. Safety gear provided when needed.

What’s included

  • Group Transportation
    Comfortable custom super trucks designed for extreme wether and land conditions
  • Airport transfers
    Transportation to and from the airport.
  • Ground transportation
  • Lodging
    All accommodations are nice mostly local family hotels.
  • All Meals
    All meals during the tour.
  • Guides
    Jeff Swinger and local Icelandic photography guide will provide photographic instruction and local interests.

What’s not included

  • Airfare
    Airfare to Iceland not included. Passport Required.
  • International flights
    International roundtrip flights from city of origin to Iceland
  • Travel Insurance
    Cancellation and/or travel insurance (strongly recommended).
  • Alcoholic drinks
    Participants pay for their own alcoholic beverages.
  • Items of personal nature
    Any extra snacks, souvenirs or shopping.
  • Gratuity for local guide
    Gratuity for local guides, housekeeping or any vendors are optional.

Available Packages

Double Occupancy

Double occupancy Shared Room (2 guests)

Final Payment due Oct. 23, 2024

Deposit: $1,000
Single Occupancy

Single Occupancy Option

Final Payment due Oct. 23, 2024

Deposit: $1,000

Your Organizer

Swingman Photo
Award-winning photographer Jeff Swinger is a Florida-based visual arts specialist offering professional services ranging from corporate events, social media content and brand showcasing to education, sports/news coverage and photography tours and workshops. From Olympic medal ceremonies to wildlife festivals – and all the music, art, travel and food in between – Jeff is known for having a passion for being "in the moment." Whether looking to capture your next event or take your photography skills to the next level, let Swingman Photo