Project Description

Hohe Tauern / Austria

Location: Hohe Tauern national park / Austria
Workshop start: Munich  airport Germany 12:00
Workshop finish: Munich airport Germany 16:30
Duration: 6 nights / 7 days
Group Size: Max 7
Level of fitness required: Easy

Join Discover Photography in the stunning Hohe Tauern National Park, home to Austria’s highest peak, the Grossglockner. With 1,800 square kilometers of mountains, the region boasts a wealth of natural wonders, from glacier fields to deep green mountain lakes and thundering waterfalls.

Our 6-night photography workshop will take you on a journey through the most picturesque locations in the park, including sunrise and sunset shoots at the breathtaking Franz Josef Glacier, and capturing the highest waterfall in Europe, Krimmell. We will also explore the rolling hills, jagged peaks, and charming churches located in the valleys during the magical blue hour.

Led by professional photographer Martin Rak, our workshop provides comprehensive photographic tuition for all levels of experience, from beginners to seasoned pros. You will learn various techniques to capture stunning images of the lakes, mountains, and waterfalls, including composition, shutter speeds, apertures, and understanding histograms. We cater to both digital and film photographers, so everyone can join us on this unforgettable photography holiday.

In addition to great photography, you can expect a fun-filled week of great company and delicious food in the stunning surroundings of the Austrian mountains. Join us on this exciting journey and capture outstanding images that will last a lifetime. Book your place now and experience the natural beauty of the Hohe Tauern National Park.

2023 Workshops
Cost £2,195.00 per person
Deposit £500.00 per person

18th – 24th September 2023  New Dates

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  • No single supplement

  • Return airport transfers

  • All transport to photography locations

  • Tuition by professional photographer

  • Masterclass in landscape & urban techniques
  • Private English-speaking guide


  • Flights

  • Lunch & evening meals

  • Alcoholic drinks

  • Photographic insurance

  • Travel insurance


  • Small group
  • Led by professional photographer

  • Masterclass in landscape techniques

  • Suitable for digital and film – any format
  • All levels catered for
  • Private English-speaking guide and transport

  • No Single Supplement
  • Great value for money


With panoramic views of the Großglockner and the Hohe Tauern Mountains, the Lärchenhof is just 100 m from the centre of Heiligenblut and 150 m from the Großglockner Bergbahnen Cable Car. Free WiFi is available.

Furnished in a traditional style with wooden furniture, rooms offer a flat-screen satellite TV, a safe, and a bathroom.

Spa facilities include a sauna, a steam bath, and an infrared cabin. Guests can use the ski storage facilities and play table tennis. Free private parking is available on site.

Travel Counsellors

We have teamed up with Travel Counsellors who will be able to assist in any flight travel arrangements you require and make sure you meet up with the tour at the times advised.

Flight options are available from all UK & international airports,  Travel counsellors can also arrange any preferred seating, speedy boarding, luggage upgrade or VIP lounge access.


Your tutor for this workshop is Martin Rak. Martin is a renowned Czech landscape photographer based in Prague. He got his first camera at the age of 6 and has been interested in photography ever since. He has been commended in many competitions and won awards such as SWPO National Award winner 2016 and 3rd place EISA Maestro 2016.

Martin’s work has been published in various publications, magazines and calendars around the world. He contributes to Black and White Photography Magazine, Practical Photography, Digital SLR Photography, GEO (Germany) and many others. Martin cooperates with the CzechTourism agency and Bohemian Switzerland National Park.

His photographs are typical with foggy scenery, dramatic light and dreamy mood.

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