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Middlehurst Phase One Experience 14-20 August 2024 AU$14,995

A special medium format experience with Phase One.
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Phase One, Peter Eastway and Tony Hewitt are combining resources to offer a special edition of the Middlehurst Art Photography workshop, with a special emphasis on medium format photography and the Phase One system.

Please note, the first week is sold out, so this is the only week left for 2024. However, as Peter and Tony personalise the experience for each photographer, you can happily attend the Phase One week and the experience for you will be exactly the same as if you attended the first week. 

Middlehurst is a high end photography retreat and experience for photographers who want to better understand how to use their camera and are ready to learn about the philosophy and aesthetics of art photography and image-making.

The Phase One Middlehurst Art Photography Experience is limited to eight participants. You don’t have to own a Phase One camera because you’ll be given the opportunity to shoot with one provided by Phase One. And you’ll get to edit the images and discover exactly why Phase One and Middlehurst are great matches in photography.

In all other respects, this will be the same amazing program Peter and Tony have been presenting for the past 9 years.

It is likely to be cold outside and the weather is variable, exactly what we want. However, the lodgings are wonderful! Built in 2019, the new ’Quarters’ feature private rooms and modern shared bathrooms. And best of all, we have our own chef - the food is nothing short of stellar!

So, the location is five stars. Food six stars! Lodgings are incredibly comfortable and now the scene is set for you to not only take some great photographs, but receive world-class instruction from two Phase One ambassadors.

If you’re interested, please read on! But don’t delay - places book up very quickly.

Contact your Phase One representative or to book directly with Peter and Tony, contact Kim Valenti - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

To see a cool audio visual of Peter's images on YouTube, follow this link: https://youtu.be/uWzOsa5b5cc

To see an introductory video by Peter and Tony on YouTube, follow this link: https://youtu.be/AEzhEKcKMsk

Middlehurst - Phase One Digital Art Photography Experience

7 days/6 nights - 14 to 20 August 2024

Price: AUS$14,995 (deposit of AUS$995 on booking and balance due 5 May 2024)

Price includes the following:

  • Photographic Counsel
  • Transport from Wellington Airport to Middlehurst Station
  • Accommodation and all meals
  • Use of Phase One equipment

Maximum of 8 photographers

For further information contact Kim Valenti

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Phone: +61 2 4388 6851