Armed with a camera and tripod, photographers join in on a hunt of a lifetime-the chase for the elusive Aurora Borealis. The Northern Lights in the High North are on top of many photographer’s bucket list. Truth be told, the lights often look even more stunning through the lens of a camera. On the photography tours, passionate, hand-picked guides will take small groups to the best places to shoot the Aurora.

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Before and during the trip experienced photographers will provide instructions on how to best capture the dancing cosmic lights. On minibus, snowmobile or even snow shoes avid photographers can capture the magical lights.

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A landscape photographer's paradise

When travelling to the Nordic countries it is well worth to look beyond Aurora photography. The fascinating change of light draws many landscape photographers to the high latitudes of Scandinavia, Iceland, the Faroe Islands and Canada. In the peaceful,dramatic landscape photographers find a compelling canvas at any time of the year.

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A wildlife photographer's happy hunting ground

Wildlife photographers might fancy capturing humpback whales erupting out of the water, nose diving sea eagles or a grizzly bear and her cubs cracking through the woods. The untouched wilderness of the Nordic countries and Canada offers excellent opportunities to explore rare animals in their natural habitat. In small groups led by experienced wildlife guides you will join an experience that will be safe and exciting for all the right reasons.

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Our travel tip

Cruising to the best views

The Hurtigruten are a photographer’s favourite, the cruise ship provides a fresh perspective and being constantly on the move allows for many different motives. Photographers of all levels are sure to appreciate the stable ground aboard of Norway’s classic cruising ships.  

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Please note: We are happy to find an accommodation with exquisite views of the Northern Lights or landscape on your behalf.

Northern Lights photography

To once caption the Aurora Borealis is probably the number one bucket list item that turns photographers into avid Aurora hunters. To offer the best chances of seeing and of course shooting the elusive light show, we recommend joining a tour starting from your wilderness accommodation. 

  • Join Northern Lights workshops
  • Join a photo tours
  • Travel to Northern Lights hotspots

Lake Menesjarvi, Finland

5 nights

After joining a photography workshop at the wilderness hotel, Aurora hunters venture out to the frozen lake Menesjarvi. Here photographers can position their tripod at their own time and wait for the lights to appear in the night sky. 

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Photography holiday Tromso, Norway

3 nights

Venture out into Tromso's stunning wilderness on various photography expeditions. The options range from a Northern Lights photography tour, a cruise or perhaps a snow-shoe walk, we are happy to tailor an itinerary based on your individual requirements . 

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Lyngen Lodge, Norway

3 nights

Tucked away in the Lyngen Alps lies the Lyngen Lodge, a luxurious Norwegian mountain lodge. The lodge offering photography workshops lies in a good Northern Lights location and photographers can join a guided Northern Lights hunt. 

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