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Exclusive Event

Long Exposure Spring Landscapes and Stars


with Professional Photographers Rachel Gillespie and Meghan Maloney

Mackenzie Country

12th October 2023 at 12:00 UTC+12 – 15th October 2023 at 12:00 UTC+12


Accommodation not included in this adventure, base yourself in Twizel, pickups possible Queenstown 8th September

*EXCLUSIVE EVENT*  Limited Spaces!

Meghan Maloney Photography and Rachel Gillespie Photography have connected again to share Astrophotography and Long Exposure Landscapes with you over 3 Nights, 4 Days a great opportunity to learn how to shoot a multi row astropanorama where the Milky Way Galaxy is right across the sky

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Join Pro Photographers Rachel and Meghan for a Private hands-on Adventure of 3 nights Astrophotography, and 4 days of Mackenzie Country 

Based at Twizel recommended

Does not include accommodation or transport

+ taking you to our favourite secret spots that come from years of exploring and finding awesome compositions in the area
+ coaching in mastering your camera settings and finding the best compositions while on location
+ use of our gear and showing you the best lenses for the purpose
+ teaching you how to use Kase Neutral Density filters
+ teaching you the principles of astrophotography and techniques to capture epic night images
+ personal coaching with your gear, making sure you get the best out of it
+ advanced post processing tuition over 4 days, learning to create beautiful images from the images you capture

Contact us for more info and to book


Rachel Gillespie - Fulltime Photography and Tourism Guide - Mackenzie New Zealand

Rachel Gillespie is a full time Astrophotography Guide in the Mackenzie Country New Zealand and hosts guests at Lakestone Lodge, The Lindis Lodge and other places around the Region. Her passion is the night sky and astrophotography is her love.  She is very serious about the Aoraki Mount Cook Dark Sky Reserve and the affects that light pollution has on our skies and is a mum of 3 awesome kids and runs her busy Guiding and Tourism Photography Business from Tekapo.  She loves helping people to master the basics and get results and some really great adventures along the way.

Landscapes has become another favourite pastime and becoming a close second to the night sky photography. Rachel shoots with Canon and Kase Filters,

Lenses: Tamron, Canon, Samyang and DJI


Meghan Maloney - Professional Photographer, New Zealand

Meghan Maloney is a Professional Landscape Photographer from the Waikato and is a Sony NZ Advocate and Kase Filters Ambassador. She regularly hosts landscape workshops and online courses with a fun approach to learning, and her great passion is to help others improve their photography skills while experiencing the beauty of New Zealand.


Rachel Gillespie holds a current first aid certificate and NZ Travel Adventure holds public liability insurance. 


Workshop EalryBird Price now is $NZ1,999.00,  this is 20% off price now before it goes up

Stay informed at the FB Event for updates

+64275 178 732

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