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Northern lights photo tour Abisko and Kiruna – with Peter Rosén (6 days)

Konstnärsstigen 24, Abisko
Foto: Peter Rosén

Northern lights photo tour Abisko and Kiruna – with Peter Rosén (6 days)

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4-9 March 2022

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS PHOTO TOUR

  • Northern lights photographing every night in Abisko and Kiruna with professional photographer Peter Rosén.
  • Maximum 7 participants for a genuine and safe experience.
  • Dog sledding, reindeer sledding, day visit to the ICEHOTEL, moose, landscape and astro photographing part of the tour.
  • Access to a AWD minibus and a snow mobile during your entire stay to increase our flexibility and chances to see the Aurora.
  • All camera equipment and warm clothes included.
  • Accommodation in two different locations. Both places have been chosen so you can see and photograph the Aurora from your lodge/hotel.
  • Avoid the crowds. We visit locations most travelers do not find.

This 6-day northern lights holiday package is an exclusive package and is suitable for photographers of all levels. The tour is led by professional photographer Peter Rosén. Peter is the photographer behind the books Aurora Borealis in Lapland and Midnight Sun over Swedish Lapland and has more than 20 years of experience in professional photography.

Many people ask themself: Which northern lights tour is best? Well, we cannot answer this question but at least we can say that all our previous overnight participants over the past nine years have seen and captured the northern lights in beautiful environments (c. 85 groups). We are also happy to be the winner of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award 2014-2021.

NATURE, CULTURE AND PHOTO GUIDING
Say Swedish Lapland and images of a pristine mountain landscape, arctic wildlife, the living Sami culture and Aurora borealis soon come to mind. This tour brings it all to life! Your guide will be professional photographer Peter Rosén. His background is as a biologist and associate professor in environmental science but work since 2012 as a full time photographer. Peter offers you an in-depth photo course on how to capture the aurora, stars, galaxies, Sámi culture, wildlife and the spellbinding midwinter landscape in the best possible way.

Peter will also bring you the full story behind your beautiful images! The history of the breath taking nature and exciting culture of Lapland is an essential part of every tour. Your guide will tell you about the Sami culture that is an integral part of this region, the fascinating science behind the northern lights, the unique ecosystem you are in and how it has been shaped by natural forces over the millennia. The animals and vegetation are specialized to survive this climate, from the lichens clinging to rocks up to the majestic moose. Every photo you shoot captures some aspect of Lapland culture, science and history.

WE HAVE THE PHOTO EQUIPMENT FOR YOU
The tour is part of the Canon Photography School and thanks to Canon and Manfrotto, we can offer amarteur and professional SLR cameras, lenses (14-500mm), tripods, an astro star tracker and ditogear motorized time lapse rail – at no additional cost.

WE CAN HELP YOU TO EXTEND YOUR TOUR
We can recommend you to add two extra nights in Abisko or at Camp Ripan in Kiruna including full board, activities and all transfers. Choose between snow mobile tour, dog sledding, evening aurora photo tour with Sami photographers or visit the Sami people and get knowledge about their daily life.