Photo credit: Richard Cawood

Photography Adventure 

in Mexico City for

DAY Of The DEAD

(Día de los Muertos)

October 30th – November 3rd, 2019 

With photography teachers Tara Morris and Ben Wight

and our guide to Mexico City: Jennifer Ciplet

Capture the colors, character and cultural vibrancy of Mexico as one of the best cities in the world comes alive with color, tradition, faith, and family in this four night celebration of LIFE!

Join Best of Boston Wedding Photographers, Tara Morris and Ben Wight, with the cross cultural expertise of Jenn Ciplet in an adventurous, colorful, photogenic, unforgettable trip to Mexico City for the annual celebration Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead).  

Some of the INCREDIBLE highlights already planned for our trip: 

  • Learn to capture and honor the essence of people and places in a variety of lighting situations and sensitivities.  

  • No matter your experience with photography, learn how to be your very best with the edits and critiques with Ben and Tara.

  • Participate in other Día de los Muertos activities, such as festivals and parades (we’ve hired a face painter for us so we can be part of it all!) 

  • Witness the ofrendas (offerings) that local families and communities create to honor their dead for día de los muertos

  • Attend a LUCHA LIBRE show at the national Arena!!!!!

  • Bicycle tour of Mexico City's gorgeous streets and green spaces, sample the very best tacos washed down with a little Mezcal, if you please. 

  • Visit off-the-beaten path speak easies and hidden cocktail bars

  • Visit Frida Kahlo's famous blue house in Coyocán

  • Invigorating yoga practice on our rooftop terrace every morning. 


Details and pricing: 

Price includes:  

  • Bike tour, 

  • lucha libre tickets, 

  • Frida Kahlo house tour, 

  • morning yoga, 

  • daily photography lessons with hands on support and instruction, 

  • critiques, and edits with Ben and Tara, 

  • accommodations in the heart of Mexico City in a private home for four nights

  • breakfast every morning. 

Pricing:

$2150 per person in your own room

$1800 if you’re sharing a queen bed with someone you know and love. 

Ten single spots available

Up to 18 people (with sharing)


Payment options:

  • Pay-in-full at sign up

  • Split into two payments (at sign up and balance due August 1st)

  • OR contact Tara to discuss a more incremental payment plan – this trip will sell out quickly


Cancellation Policy

1.  First deposits (or the equivalent of) are non refundable. 

2.  If canceling before 60 days out, we will try to transfer your spot.  If we do that successfully you will be refunded all that you've paid except for the first deposit or equivalent of.   If we are NOT able to fill your spot, you will be refunded 50% of anything over the initial deposit or equivalent of. 

3.  Within 30 days of the retreat, all monies paid are non-refundable.