Join us for this splendid fireflies event on 2-3 June to one of the best suited locations for Startrails & Night Photography, Satara. 

About the Workshop

Includes Dinner (veg only) + Breakfast + Stay(non A/c standard rooms on twin sharing basis)

Date: 2-3 June 2018

Time: 3 pm on 2nd June to 11 am 3rd June

Venue: Satara

1. Introduction to Fireflies photography at the backdrop of beautiful landscapes.
2. Equipment required for Night Photography.
3. Techniques to shoot Fireflies with camera settings.
4. Personal Attention until you get it right.
5. Access to closed group on Facebook (participants only).
6. Six Months support and Review.

1. DSLR Camera.
2. Mid-range or wide angle lenses are preferred.
3. Tripod (Must have).
4. Wired remote (must have) OR Camera with an intervalometer.

1. A good pair of shoes.
2. A good torch light.
3. Cloth to protect your gear.
4. Comfortable warm clothing.
5. Drinking water/ eatables (Optional).
6. A good smile.


Saturday 2nd June 2018
1. Reach Satara by 3 pm.
2. Head towards the amazing star trail location and reach before sunset.
3. You can take beautiful sunset pictures.
4. After necessary intro and instructions, dinner will be served.
5. We will head towards the location for Star Trail and Night Photography.
6. Continue shooting star trails until 1 am.
7. Return to the hotel for a goodnight sleep.

Sunday 3rd June 2018
1. Breakfast over editing tips in Hotel.
2. Journey back to Pune.

DO's & DONT's
1. Carry Personal medicines if any.
2. Alcohol is strictly not allowed on any outdoor shoots.
3. Be humble with locals.
4. Do not litter.
5. Avoid any adventure that may be risky for yourself and for other photographers.
6. Do not be late.

1. Weather conditions are unpredictable and may restrict photography opportunities.
2. We as a company or individual are not liable for any loss/damage of gear, valuables or any other losses during the events.
3. Participants are responsible for their own safety.
4. Insurance of any kind will not be provided.
5. Room stays in Hotel will be allotted on first come first serve basis.
6. We are carpooling for this event from Pune and Mumbai on chargeable basis, contact organizers for the facility.

Make the best out of the event by learning the tricks from Dr Jitendra Katre.

About the Mentor

ENT surgeon by profession for 27 years. 

Nature photography began as an extension of hobby of water color painting. Doing wildlife and landscape photography since 2007. Published a Marathi book on digital photography (Continental Prakashan). Hosts workshops on digital photography and digital editing. Specializes in Infrared photography and night photography.  

Dr Jitendra Katre

What Our Participants Say

Beautiful Thanks to Dr. Katre and Gaurav. It was great experience learning from your insightful comments and wide spectrum of example images with explanation. Warm Regards.

Shreepad Hardas

Thanks so much Dr Jitendra for this wonderful session on star trails... it was nice meeting you and interacting with you throughout the session... Also thanks to Gaurav and the TPB team for arranging this photography session...

Thanks a lot Dr Jitendra Katre for sharing ur experience on Startrails..
It was indeed an amazing session...
Thanks a lot again. Many thanks to TPB for arranging such a great session

Sohil Laad

Dr Jitendra Katre, it was indeed a great knowledge gaining trip for me. Thanks a lot for the tips.
Gaurav, good arrangements, thanks a lot.

Niteen Jakka

Thanks a lot Jitendra Katre sir, the workshop was highly educative. Thanx Gaurav for good management and interaction!

Anjali Bhagwat

Thanks a lot Dr Jitendra Katre for sharing ur trade secrets for Startrails..
It was indeed an amazing session ..
Thanks a lot again

Vishwesh Behere