Iceland photography workshop

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Iceland photoworkshop – Join us on a magnificent photo adventure. Icelands beautiful scenery and stunning views give you a photo experience that you will remember for life…

Iceland is often associated with geysers, volcanoes and hot springs. We associate the Iceland with something more – unique photo opportunities & we want to give you a photo-workshop beyond the usual.

Fantastic photo-workshop in Iceland with amazing and varied natural landscapes. The trip was well-organized and intensive in a positive way! Thanks to this and constructive feedback from the photographers Patrik and Ella, the circumstances for great images was at it´s optimum! Both teachers and the group of photographers were supernice. The workshop was both instructive and unforgettable!

Silvia L.

In a small group we explore some of Iceland’s most beautiful places. You can count on magic landscapes, unforgettable sunrises and sunsets, great food, hiking and swimming in natural hot springs. The landscape will be playfully varied, with a mix of plain land, mountain ranges, waterfalls and coastlines. In this enchanting landscape, movies like Tomb Raider, James Bond and Batman have been done here.

We stay in hotels or cabins where we feast on local food. Photoshooting starts early in the morning before the sun rises and transports us during the day when the light is not as good for photography. When the evening comes we are ready with new motives for you to capture. When we have the time we jointly review the pictures and provide creative feedback. Tips on how to improve images or workflow for you to practice the next day.

During the trip we inspire and teach new photo techniques. After the trip you will have magnificent images and have experienced an unforgettable adventure. I hope that you will join our workshop in Iceland.

Read about Masterphoto and our photoworkshop to Japan in Fotosidan magazine.

Deadline for registration is 60 days before departure. The photoworkshop can quickly be full, so don´t wait too long to sign up.

NOTE! When booking the workshop you can pay the registration fee and then pay the rest at least 2 months before departure. This you can decide at a later stage in the application procedure.

Swedish languageLanguage

Fotokurs tidFotoresorFortsättningAvancerad

Fotokurs längdSouth 6 days
West 4 days
South + West 9 days
Date & application

Fotokurs kartaIceland Keflavik

Fotokurs erfarenhetBasic skills


Fotokurs deltagare 4 – 6

Fotokurs prisFrom 1600 USD

Swedish travelbond:


  • We take you to the best locations at the right time
  • Small group with alikes
  • Workshops to boost your skills (techniques & post)
  • Dramatic cost & volcano landscape
  • Norhernlights
  • Bathe in natural hot springs

6 day photoworkshop. We explore the south coast of Iceland and share inland.

  • Jökulsárlón (iceformations on a black beach)
  • Landmannalaugar (magical landscape with shifting warm shades)
  • Dyrhólaey
  • Skogafoss (astonishing waterfall)
  • Black sand beach
  • Blue lagoon
  • Reykjavik
  • and more…

4 day photoworkshop. We travel to the western part of Iceland where we find the beautiful peninsula of Snæfellsnes. Here are many nice places on a relatively small area.

  • Snaefellsnes
  • Kirkjufell
  • Arnastapi
  • Coastlandscape
  • and more…


  • Basic stamina (short walk with photoequipment up to 3 km in lightly uphill)
  • We recommend that you have good skills with exposure and basic camera skills

We stay at hotel, appartments of mid standards (on south tour one night in mountain cabin with shared facilities). Transports in a comfortable 4×4 minivan or jeep were we can share experiences during the trip.


  • All transports according to schedule
  • All activities and entrances according to schedule
  • Professional photograher/ guide
  • Transfer Reykjavik airport
  • Breakfast & dinner
  • Bath in natural hot springs


  • 5 nights, share in doubleroom
  • 1 night in mountain cabin (shared facilities)
  • Entrance Blue lagoon


  • 3 nights, share in double room

Not included:

  • Flights T/R Reykjavik
  • Lunch
  • Singleroom (option: south 500 USD & west 400 USD)
  • Beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Travelin & camera insurance
  • Photographic equipment

Gallery from the workshop to Iceland

South tour

Day 1
Masterphoto meets you at the airport at 09:30 and helps you pack the 4×4 vehicle. On the way to the first location, we stop and eat lunch cooked on the volcano vapor. In the afternoon, there is a welcome meeting / workshop to prepare for the week’s photography. Dinner to go away for evening scenery of landscapes.

Day 2
It will be an early morning before the sun rises and then awaits the first light. This morning we have two different locations with nice morning light. Breakfast, then pass on to a beautiful waterfall. We have lunch on our way to the next location. In the evening, landscape photography and afterwards we submerge into hot springs to enjoy Iceland’s one of the best experiences in addition to photography.

Day 3
Morning landscape photography and then having breakfast. Then we move on to a beautiful and majestic waterfall. In the evening we have dinner and workshop and then give us out just before sunset to photograph landscapes.

Day 4
Morning photography of landscapes. Then there is transfer to the next location, we have lunch on the way. When we reach the hotel, there will be some rest and preparation for the evening shooting. We have dinner in the vicinity of the hotel and thereafter evening photography.

Day 5
Morning landscape photography and then having breakfast. Transfer to Reykjavik where we stay in some selected places on the way to capture landscapes and waterfalls. In the evening we have dinner at the hotel and then evening photography in Reykjavik.

Day 6
Morning photography in Reykjavik followed by breakfast. Then we head to the airport for departure at 08:00. (Alternatively, stay over the day to take the night flight)

Western tour

Day 1
Masterphoto meets you at the airport 09:30 or in Reykjavik 10:30. On the way to Snaefellnes we have lunch. In the afternoon, there is a welcome meeting / workshop to prepare for the next day’s photography. Sunset photography of landscapes.

Day 2
It will be an early morning before the sun rises and then awaits the first light. This morning we have two different locations with nice morning light. After photography we have breakfast and some rest. Workshop with feedback of today’s pictures. In the evening, landscape photography and afterwards we submerge in hot springs to enjoy Iceland’s best experiences in addition to photography.

Day 3
Sunrise landscape photography and then breakfast at the hotel. Landscape photography all day for to finish with night photography in Reykjavik. On arrival at Reykjavik we have dinner at the hotel.

Day 4
Morning photography in Reykjavik. Then breakfast and at 10:00 we head to the airport and travel home. (Alternatively, stay over the day to take the night flight).

Fantastik resa till Island. Oerhört kul hade vi. Stort tack till Patrik & Ella som visade oss alla fantastiska fotoplatser. Jag rekommenderar verkligen denna fotoresa med Mästerfoto.

Micke W.

Fotoresan till Island var helt magiskt. Rekommenderas. Välorganiserad. Patrik rattade bilen tryggt och säkert runt till olika fotoplatser och där gav han oss tillsammans med hans kollega Ella tips och goda råd kring fotograferandet.

Yvonne W.

Fantastisk fotoresa på Island med häpnadsväckande och varierande naturlandskap. Resan var välarrangerad och intensiv på ett positivt sätt! Tack vare detta och konstruktiv feedback från fotograferna Patrik och Ella blev förutsättningarna för att fotografera optimala! Både fotografer och hela resegruppen var hemskt trevliga. Fotoresan var både lärorik och oförglömlig!

Silvia L.

Kan varmt rekommendera en resa till Magiska Island med Mästerfoto. Patrik & Ella såg till att upplevelserna blev sååå mycket mer än om jag hade åkt på egen hand. Platserna vi fick utforska var valda med omsorg. Patrik & Ella är Super Trevliga, kunniga & diplomatiska reseledare. Tusen Tack för Veckan.

Eva L.






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Photography workshop Iceland

West: 26-29 September – 1 300 USD
South: 30 September – 5 October – 2 700 USD
West + South: 26 September – 5 October – 3 350 USD

Last application: 60 days before departure




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Iceland photography workshopPatrik Lindqvist

Photography workshops and travel for photographers


Photograph, be inspired and prosper your knowledge in techniques, compostion & planning. With our photoworkshops you will be served great locations, timing and flexible schedules to get the best out of varied weather conditions on the trip. If you are amateur or professional this is the perfect way to be inspired and to immerse yourself in photography. I promise you come home with great images and newly developed skills achieved on the way.

Masterphoto offers phototravels to Iceland, Japan and China.

Iceland – join us on a magnificent adventure to Iceland for six or nine days. Photograph magic volcano & coastal landscape. Relax in natural hot springs gazing at the stars far out in total wilderness.

Japan – is a journey that warmly surrounds your heart with unique landscapes and animal photography. Japanese macaques, whooper swans, stellar eagle on driftice, dancing cranes are just some things we will encounter on our trip. The culture is very welcoming and with a warm volcano hot spring (onsen), one feels recovered for new adventures in notime.

China – the oldest excisting culture is to be experienced. We visit local people for portraits in their homes dressed in traditional clothing. Rice terraces, sunbeams, carst landscape and the world famous cormorant fishermen lit by gas lamps. This workshops is a mix of great portrait and saga landscape

Welcome to prosper creatively and to find your next photo adventure with us on Masterphoto.

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