SVALBARD - POLAR BEAR PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Join renowned photographer Roie Galitz on an extraordinary photography workshop in the stunning landscapes of Svalbard. Known for his vast experience and profound knowledge in photography, Roie has led numerous expeditions to this Arctic paradise, capturing its beauty and earning accolades for his award-winning work.
In these workshops, Roie brings his expertise and passion for photography to help you hone your skills, offering guidance on capturing the perfect shot in challenging conditions. Whether you're an amateur enthusiast or a seasoned professional, you'll find invaluable lessons in composition, lighting, and storytelling under Roie's mentorship.
Svalbard, a remote archipelago in the Arctic Ocean, offers a backdrop like no other. Its dramatic landscapes, from towering glaciers and rugged fjords to vast polar deserts, are a photographer’s dream. The region is also teeming with unique wildlife, including polar bears, arctic foxes, and a myriad of seabird species, providing endless opportunities for captivating wildlife photography.
Roie’s Svalbard photography workshops come in a variety of formats to suit every adventurer's taste. For those seeking an adrenaline rush, our snowmobile expeditions offer an extreme adventure experience. Traverse the icy terrains and explore the untouched corners of Svalbard, all while learning the art of photography in the wild.
Alternatively, our ship-based expeditions provide a more relaxed yet equally thrilling experience. Sail through the Arctic waters, witness the midnight sun or the northern lights, and capture the serene beauty of the Arctic from unique vantage points.
Each workshop is designed to not only improve your photography skills but also to immerse you in the awe-inspiring environment of Svalbard. With Roie Galitz's guidance, you’ll not only leave with stunning photographs but also with memories and skills that last a lifetime.
SVALBARD - SPECIAL SNOWMOBILE BASED PRODUCTION
Embark on an extraordinary journey across the frozen landscapes of Svalbard with our exclusive snowmobile expedition, led by renowned photographer and guide Roie Galitz. This unique adventure is designed for a small, intimate group of just four guests, accompanied by three expert guides, ensuring a personalized and immersive experience.
Covering an impressive 800 kilometers, this expedition takes you through the heart of Svalbard’s pristine Arctic wilderness during the enchanting springtime. As you traverse the icy terrains on snowmobiles, you’ll witness the breathtaking beauty of the Arctic spring awakening, a time when the landscape transforms and wildlife becomes more active.
Our destination includes the historic and intriguing settlement of Pyramiden, providing a rare glimpse into a unique part of Arctic history. Here, amidst the stark beauty of this abandoned town, you’ll find exceptional opportunities to photograph the stunning surroundings.
The wildlife of Svalbard is the highlight of this expedition. With the guidance of Roie Galitz, you’ll have the chance to capture amazing images of the Arctic's inhabitants in their natural habitat, from polar bears and arctic foxes to a diverse array of seabirds.
Roie Galitz, an accomplished photographer with extensive experience in polar regions, leads the expedition. His expertise not only in photography but also in navigating the Arctic environment ensures a safe, educational, and rewarding experience. With a small group size, each guest receives individual attention and guidance, making this journey not just a trip but a comprehensive learning experience.
To maintain the expedition's high standards and ensure a compatible group dynamic, potential guests must undergo an interview with Roie Galitz. This process ensures that all participants are well-suited for the adventure's demands and can fully enjoy this unique experience.
Join the Adventure
This snowmobile expedition is more than a trip; it’s an immersive exploration of one of the world’s most remote and fascinating destinations. With expert guidance, intimate encounters with Arctic wildlife, and a journey through stunning landscapes, this is an opportunity not to be missed for those seeking a truly exceptional Arctic adventure.
April 14-21 2024 - 1 Spot available
April 28 - May 5 2024 - 2 Spots Available
up to 4 guests.
Each guest must pass an interview.
Most professional team with vast experience in natural film production
This is where we are sleeping in Pyramiden
SVALBARD - 12 PEOPLE EXPEDITION YACHT
Join us for an extraordinary photography adventure to Svalbard, guided by the acclaimed photographer and explorer, Roie Galitz. From May 16-25, 2024, this exclusive workshop, hosted by Explorer's Elite and Phototeva, offers an unparalleled opportunity to capture the Arctic's raw beauty.
On this expedition aboard a luxurious, ice-strengthened vessel, you'll enjoy the comfort of private suites and a host of top-notch amenities. Our small group setting ensures a personalized experience, perfect for immersing yourself in the art of photography.
Under Roie's mentorship, you'll delve into the nuances of wildlife and landscape photography. His extensive knowledge and experience in the polar regions make him an ideal guide to help you master various techniques, from capturing the subtle interplay of light and shadow to framing the perfect shot amidst the Arctic’s ever-changing conditions. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned photographer, Roie's insights will elevate your photographic skills.
As we navigate through Svalbard’s majestic fjords and alongside towering icebergs, you'll encounter its iconic inhabitants - polar bears, Arctic foxes, walruses, and diverse birdlife. Roie’s guidance will be instrumental in helping you document these moments, turning fleeting encounters into lasting masterpieces.
Our vessel, equipped with Zodiacs, allows for close-up explorations and photography sessions. Onboard, unwind in the lounge, library, gym, sauna, or hot tub, reflecting on the day's experiences.
This workshop transcends a typical photography trip; it’s a journey into the heart of the Arctic. Under Roie Galitz's tutelage, you’ll not only capture stunning images but also gain invaluable insights into the art of storytelling through photography.
May 16-25 2024 - 4 Spots available
July 1-9 2024 - Fully Booked!
July 9-17 - Fully Booked!
Starting at $15800 per person