Thursday 7-11-19

11:00

Registration

14:00 - 15:30

Yossi Eshbol / Memories from Tiran Island – Yotvata Hall (unlimited)
The story of a unique photography project documenting the seabirds nesting in the southern part of the Gulf of Eilat (in memory of Shalom Zu-Aretz, ornithologist of the Nature and Parks Authority)

16:00 - 17:30

Chris Gomersall (Britain) / Photographing Wild Birds - Yotvata Hall (unlimited)

16:00 - 18:30

Animal Workshop with Yuval Dax - Nature photography techniques, locating and viewing animals in the Eilat Mountains Reserve (up to 10 participants)

18:00 - 19:30

Lior Kestenberg / Macro photography with artificial light
Introduction to the workshop - Yotvata Hall (unlimited)

20:00 - 21:00

Opening Event

21:30 - 22:30

Itzik Cohen / Introduction to Night Sky Photography Workshop - Timna Lake (unlimited)

21:30 - 22:30

Shachar Cohen / Introduction to Night Sky Photography Workshop - Timna Amphitheater (unlimited)

22:30

Itzik Cohen / Night Sky Photography Workshop  - Mushroom/Timna (up to 25 participants)

22:30

Shachar Cohen / Night Sky Photography Workshop - Half  a Mushroom/Timna (up to 25 participants)

22:30

Lior Kestenberg / Night Macro Safari – Evrona (up to 10 participant)

22:30

Chen Toufikian / Workshop "Playing with fire", freeze and smear movement through the practice of short and long exposures - Timna, Lake (according to registration)

 

Friday 8-11-19

First Light

Chris Gomersall (Britain) / Bird Workshop – Eilat Birdwatching Centre
(up to 20 participants)

8:30 - 11:30

Organized tour, free photography in Nahal Shchoret – guide Haza Tafesh (unlimited)

8:30 - 11:30

Organized tour, free photography in Red Canyon – guide Ynbal Pipman (unlimited)

12:00

Thomas Krumenacker (Germany) / Birds in their Natural Habitat - Flamingo Pools (up to 20 participants)

12:00 - 13:30

Avital Engel / Personal Perspective and Conveying the Story, Tools for Urban (street) Landscape and Nature Photography – Yotvata Hall (unlimited)

14:00 - 15:30

Amir Balaban / Journey in the Negev, Winter 2019 – Yotvata Hall (unlimited)

16:00

Lynn Margolis (Canada / UK) / Modeling in Nature – Solomon’s Pillars
(up to 25 participants)

Last Light

Chris Gomersall (Britain) / Bird Workshop – Flamingo Pools
(up to 20 participants)

Last Light

Thomas Krumenacker (Germany) / One Frame on a Long Journey - Eilat Birdwatching Centre (up to 20 participants)

21:00

Itzik Cohen / Night Sky Photography Workshop – Timna (up to 20 participants)

21:00

 Lior Kestenberg / Night Macro Safari – Evrona (up to 10 participants)

21:00

Chen Toufikian / Workshop "Playing with fire", freeze and smear movement through the practice of short and long exposures - Timna, Lake (according to registration)

 

Saturday 9-11-19

First Light

Thomas Krumenacker (Germany) / Birds in their Natural Habitat - Flamingo Pools (up to 20 participants)

First Light

Chris Gomersall (Britain) / Bird Workshop – Eilat Birdwatching Centre
(up to 20 participants)

06:30 - 9:00

Lynn Margolis (Canada / UK) / Modeling in Nature – Solomon’s Pillars (up to 25 participants)

9:30 - 11:30

Amir Balaban / Dani Din Workshop – To see and stay invisible
Evrona
(up to 25 participants)

9:30 - 11:30

Lynn Margolis (Canada / UK) / Get-Together with Photographers, Summary and Critique of Works - Yotvata Hall

12:00 - 13:30

Thomas Krumenacker (Germany) / Thoughts on Nature Photography – Yotvata Hall (unlimited)

14:00 - 15:30

Adv. Tal Lezerowitz / Copyright in photography and how to counter our creation, permitted and forbidden photography and free and flexible discussion on the subject according to questions raised by participants – Yotvata Hall (unlimited)

12:00 - 15:30

Judging the works / Preparing the exhibition

16:00

Closing Event, Awards, Exhibition Opening

 

Planet Stage, moderated by Barak Yarden. The hall is open 24 hours for discussions and critique of the photographers’ works in an informal atmosphere.

*    The festival program may change.
**   The workshops may be affected due to weather conditions
*** Important! The number of participants in field workshops is limited
**** Raffle for participating in the Macro Night Safari Workshop