Spend a night capturing mesmerising star trails for you to create a star trail and a star trail time-lapse! This Masterclass teaching you how to set up your camera, plan your photoshoot, how star trails work, stacking your photographs and editing from start to finish.
2024 STAR CHASER PHOTO TOUR I
MAY 31ST - JUNE 5TH
Join award winning photographer David Magro and explore amazing landscapes under the stars.
Capture beautiful nightscapes on this 6 day adventure photographing waterfalls, secluded coastlines and the telescopes on the 2024 Star Chaser Photo Tour in NSW Australia.
We begin the Star Chaser tour in Narrabri and continue inland shooting impressive waterfalls, then Hat Head photographing stunning images.
Under expert guidance from multi-award winning astrophotographer David Magro, amateurs to semi-professionals are welcome to join further advancing their skills while capturing incredible nightscapes.
This is a full inclusive tour where you will be escorted in a modern mini-bus, enjoying comfort in your spacious accommodation and meals throughout the workshop with spectacular photographic opportunities. The full tour itinerary is outlined below.
THE NIGHT SKY COMES TO LIFE IN DARK SKY LOCATIONS.
YOU WILL EXPERIENCE A DISPLAY OF STARS ALIGNED WITH BREAKTAKING SCENERY.
The exclusive Star Chaser tour is a highly unique 6 day photography tour that will allow you to experience a diverse range of locations in Northern NSW.
The Milky Way will be above the horizon shortly after sunset allowing us to shoot at a comfortable hour of the night to ensure we have plenty of rest throughout our photography tour.
There will also be a lot of time in the classroom to post process our photographs as I assist you in editing your images ready for you to bring home.
STAR CHASER FEATURES
We meet at Narrabri at 3pm on our start date or meet David at Gold Coast Airport at 7am to be transported via our modern 12 seater mini-bus to Narrabri. The Star Chaser Tour will conclude at Gold Coast Airport at 12pm at the end of the tour. Link Airways flies directly to Narrabri from Sydney & Brisbane.
In Narrabri, participants are accommodated in a spacious shared apartment in their own private room with one other participant.
In Dorrigo, participants are accommodated in their own private stylish room at Lookout Mountain Retreat.
In Hat Head (Nambucca), participants are accommodated in their own private comfortable 4 star room.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided each day. We will have breakfast at cafes or in-house at our accommodation in the morning. For lunch we will eat either in-house, cafes or at restaurants dependant on if it is a day we are travelling. Dinner will most likely be informal, eaten in places convenient to the shooting areas.
You will be escorted in a modern air conditioned 12 seater mini-bus throughout the workshop and back to Gold Coast Airport.
Fitness level / difficulty level
A good level of fitness is required. At Ebor Falls, we safely descend down to the falls which requires moderate physical fitness. Although not difficult, a moderate level of fitness is required - see video of the only tricky spot. Suitable for amateurs to semi-professionals.
There will be many hours of classroom post-processing time to edit our photographs.
The Star Chaser Tour is limited to 6 participants.