Landscape and Wildlife Digital Photography Courses in the French Alps

Discover the Bourget lake area with your camera …

The Bauges Natural Park, The Revard, Chamonix and Vanoise Mountain range
Northern French Alps – Savoie Mont Blanc

Landscape and Wildlife Fred Malguy Photography Courses

Courses are in English

Welcome to Fred Malguy’s Photo-Trips

Take your photography to another level or simply make better use of your camera. Join Fred Malguy’s Photo-Trips for a course where you will learn or improve your photography skills, including equipment, composition, focusing, exposure, depth of field, hyperfocal distance, composition and much more … All this in the great outdoors where you will be able to turn theory into practice.

About Fred Malguy’s Photo-Trips

Eighteen years of operation, our courses aim to provide knowledge and confidence to keen amateur photographers and beginners alike. Fred Malguy has over 38 years of experience, ranging from analogue (film) to digital cameras and the latest in digital image manipulation using Adobe Photoshop. As a qualified Mountain Guide and Ski Coach he will lead you on a journey through contrasting landscapes in search of the varied fauna and flora of the area.

Fred Malguy’s Photo-Trips are all about increasing your knowledge and ability in the field of photography through tutoring and practice. Courses can be 2 days, 5 days or + « a la carte ». Maximum of 3 people per private individual tuition/guiding available.
Courses are held in the French North Alps, around Bourget lake area, Aix les Bains, the Bauges Natural Park, Chamonix and the Vanoise mountain range .

It is all within your grasp and you do not need the most expensive equipment. Any camera will do (SLR, Bridge or Hybride).

Would you like to learn how to take photos like this ?
Wild life and landscape Fred Malguy Photography Courses
Bourget lake and Aix les Bains.
Lake Bourget is like a breath of fresh air for Aix-les-Bains. The biggest natural lake in France, it is of a major ecological interest and constitutes an important part of the French natural heritage. Alpine pastures, beeches, firs or spruce forests and marshes, the nature located around Aix-les-Bains offers walkers and sport lovers the richness of the Alps. The beauty of the mountains, highlight the Bourget Lake, an unforgettable site of contemplation. You will be impressed by the abundance of wild flora and fauna.
Wild life and landscape Fred Malguy Photography Courses

A familly tradition

Fred Malguy was born into a mountaineering and ski-ing familly. He has been a professional photographer since the 1980’s, specializing in alpine wildlife, mountain landscapes and sports pictures …
Wild life and landscape Fred Malguy Photography Courses

Where to find us

Bourget lake area – Aix les Bains is in France’s Savoie department, part of the Rhone Alpes region. Savoie Mont Blanc.
Fred Malguy Outdoor Photography Courses
By road : One of France’s densest motorway networks
The French Alps are easily accessible via an excellent network of motorways. From the North of France, use the A6 or A39 motorways to head rapidly towards Savoie Mont Blanc. Savoie and Haute Savoie’s towns, villages, valleys and ski resorts are easy to get to, whatever the time of year.
By train : From UK, Belgium, Netherland…, you can easily travel to the French Alps outside the ski season, with a simple change in Paris. It takes less than 3 hours to travel from Paris Gare de Lyon to Chambery. A change in Lyon can also be a good alternative.
By plane : 4 airports to choose from: all providing efficient shuttle services to the ski resorts.
A large number of airlines fly to Geneva, Lyon, Grenoble or Chambéry : flying to the French Alps couldn’t be easier!

For more information about Fred Malguy’s Photo-Trips.
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Telephone : 00 33 (0)6 08 74 18 29
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