January News Update – On the Hunt of the Northern Lights
Let me try to come up with two, not just one good reason for not joining our Finland Northern Lights Workshop – but before I answer, a short story from the past.
A night north of the Arctic Circle in Kuusamo, Finland where the temperature had dropped to minus 15 degrees celsius, a miracle happened. Over me, the Northern lights had started to dance, they started with long blue-green snake-shaped formations in the sky. First, they moved north to south and then changed to a warm color like a mixture of orange and mustard yellow. In truth, a great and for me a fantastic moment and experience – and yes, of course, I shot pictures, lots of pictures in the frozen night north of the Arctic Circle. Sorry, I forgot to answer that question – I have actually one good reason – in Finland, there are no palm trees.
At last, let me share with you an introduction video of our workshop in Finland. Click the below video and enjoy watching!
Why not make up your mind now and get on the plane, join our expert Tom D. Jones and us to explore this ultimate winter wonderland, from the frozen waterfalls to snow-covered forests, from the Northern Lights chase to snowmobile rides.
To improve every aspect of your photography skills, the award-winning photographer, Tom D. Jones will give you a Professional Portfolio Review before the workshop starts.
The first night in Kuusamo – settle yourself in a charming log chalet to freshen up, unpack, and get started your photography the next morning.
Guided private photo tour equipped with Phase One kit to explore Copenhagen, the city of fairy tales, by Better Moments Photo Exploring if you stopover Copenhagen before take-off to Finland.
Free trial of Phase One camera kit, one of the best solutions for serious landscape photography, during the workshop and one-on-one educational lecture by Better Moments’ expert. Remember, you can always bring your own camera.
Should you have any questions about the Finland Workshop, just Ask Us or Read More about the workshop.
Staying in my memories
” Obviously, the highlight was the night in Riisitunturi National Park watching the Northern Lights. It was the whole atmosphere having a rustic dinner in the hiker’s hut after shooting the sunset and waiting for the Northern Light which is staying in my memory … “, expressedBernd Beykirch from Germany, Participant of Better Moments Finland Workshop.
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Photo by Tom Christian Nørgaard
2022 Workshop Webinar Recap
If you missed the Better Moments’ 2022 Workshop Webinar with experts Hamid Sardar, Tom D. Jones, Sisse Brimberg, and Christian Nørgaard who shared their insights on photography and highlighted the exciting workshops for 2022, click the below video and watch the Webinar again.
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