Capturing essence, crafting stories: unleashing the transformative power of visual storytelling.
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At Baregota Travel & Tour, we believe in the transformative potential of every journey, and our photography workshops offer a gateway to unlock the essence of a community through the lens of a camera and the power of words.

Photography is more than just capturing images; it’s about distilling the soul of a moment into a single frame. Guided by seasoned professionals, travelers embark on a journey of visual exploration, learning to see beyond the surface and uncover the hidden stories that lie within.

Through the art of composition, lighting, and perspective, they breathe life into their photographs, capturing the essence of a community in every shot.

Communicating the untold

Each photograph is a story waiting to be told—a glimpse into the lives, dreams, and struggles of those who inhabit the world around us. With guidance from experts in the field, travelers learn to harness the power of imagery to communicate the spirit of a community with authenticity and depth. Through their lens, they become storytellers, weaving narratives that transcend language and culture, and resonate with audiences far and wide.

Crafting narrative masterpieces

But photography alone is just the beginning. In our workshops, travelers also delve into the art of writing, discovering how to weave together images and words into a cohesive narrative that captivates the imagination.

Under the tutelage of seasoned writers, they learn to craft stories that evoke emotion, spark curiosity, and leave a lasting impact on readers. From the first click of the shutter to the final stroke of the pen, every step of the creative process is a journey of self-discovery and expression.

Transformative reflection

As travelers immerse themselves in the art of photography and writing, they embark on a journey of personal transformation. Through their lens, they gain a new perspective on the world around them, seeing beauty in unexpected places and finding meaning in the ordinary.

Through their words, they give voice to the silenced, shed light on the overlooked, and forge connections that transcend boundaries. In the process, they discover the power of their own creativity to inspire change and ignite hope.

A legacy of exploration

At Baregota Travel & Tour, our photography workshops are more than just a chance to snap a few pictures: they’re a gateway to a world of discovery, connection, and transformation.

From the rugged peaks of the Simien Mountains to the bustling streets of Addis Ababa, each image captured and each word penned is a testament to the richness of the Ethiopian experience. Join us, and let your creativity be the compass that guides you on a journey of exploration and enlightenment.

Expert guidance from seasoned photographers

Embarking on a journey of travel writing can be both exhilarating and daunting. That’s why, at Baregota Travel & Tour, we ensure that you’re in expert hands every step of the way. Our workshops are led by professional photographers with years of experience navigating the intricacies of storytelling on the road.

These international renowned photographers bring a wealth of knowledge, insight, and practical tips to the table, honed through years of crafting compelling narratives from their own adventures. They guide you through the process of capturing the essence of your experiences, honing your unique voice, and crafting narratives that resonate deeply with your readers.

With their guidance, you’ll learn not just the technical aspects of photography — such as composition, lighting, style, and language — but also the art of storytelling itself. You’ll discover how to weave together the threads of your journey into narratives that captivate, inspire, and evoke a sense of wanderlust in your readers.

Moreover, our professional travel writers serve as mentors, offering personalized feedback, encouragement, and support as you navigate your own writing journey. Whether you’re a novice writer or a seasoned wordsmith, their expertise will empower you to unlock the full transformative potential of your travel experiences through the art of writing.

So rest assured, when you embark on a travel writing workshop with Baregota Travel & Tour, you’re not just embarking on a journey of self-discovery and exploration—you’re doing so with the guidance and expertise of some of the best in the field. Join us, and let your words take flight as you embark on your transformative travel writing adventure.

100% customizable

This experience is tailored to your needs, your level of knowledge of these techniques, your time availability, and your budget.

Learn from the best

Whichever destination you choose for your workshop, you will learn from the best professionals and work with the best local artisans, the keepers and handlers of this ancient Ethiopian tradition.

Choice of location

When planning this unique experience, we will suggest different locations where you can do it, and we will explain the particularities of each of them.

For individuals or groups

For individuals or groups. This experience can be enjoyed individually or together with a small group of enthusiasts: to ensure that everyone can enjoy every moment to the full and concentrate on creating their own masterpieces, these groups are made up of a maximum of six people.

Can be combined with any of our tours

If, in addition to learning this art, you want to explore the history, beauty and culture of Ethiopia, you can combine it with any of our tours in the North, South or Addis Ababa.