Meet, Learn & Explore 

Dip into this
tropical paradise with a storied past and create memories that last forever.

Photographing the Old Havana (UNESCO World Heritage site) of Cuba offers you a unique view of a world few have been able to see plus the rare opportunity to capture its warm people alongside its authentic beauty and stunning architecture. 

Laid back Caribbean Island culture mixed with the big-city life of Havana, where vintage American cars from the 40’s and 50’s roll by you on Havana’s Malecón. 

This 4-day Havana Photo Workshop covers 
travel and urban photography such as: architecture, street (people and street art), sunset and night photography.

The Havana Photography Workshop is a unique mix of basic and advanced photography lectures and implementing your new knowledge on the guided photo walks at the most amazing locations of Old Havana.

Your instructor will be award winning photographer Tati Biermasand besides the photography lectures, she will give hands-on instructions and tips on all photography walks. Check out the itinerary here.

Tati Biermas will take you behind the scenes of Cuba’s tourist veil and expose you to the inner city culture that is the real Cuba. By working with locals, she is able to achieve this on an unprecedented level.

In addition, you will become knowledgeable on how to get the most out of your camera,approach your environment, and photograph people in a foreign country.

Price & Dates
Tati Biermas |  November 6-9, 2017 $1999 USD
Tati Biermas |  January 22-25, 2018 $1999 USD
Tati Biermas |  March  12-15,  2018 $1999 USD

Deposit:  $1000 USD to reserve your spot.


·        Photography workshop fees for lectures, photo tips, and hands-on instructions on all photo walks 

·         Meet with Cuban students, musicians, artists and entrepreneurs / People-to-People activities

·         Professional photographer and guide Tati Biermas (English, Spanish and German speaking) 

·         Small groups only: 6-10 persons may come as guests and leave as friends

·         Accommodation - for original and substantial interactions between photo workshop participants  and locals we will  be staying at a small boutique hotel run by a group of young Cubans.
 All rooms have AC, breakfast is included, but there is no elevator!

·         Transportation in Cuba - only related to photowalk location Callejon Hamel.

Not Included
·         International airfare & visa. Airline baggage fees.

·         Meals and beverages – except breakfast at our hotel.

·         Fees for admissions, excursions, transportation and other events not listed on the itinerary.

·         Personal expenses such as: tips for guide, room-service, laundry, telephone calls, internet access.

·         Any travel, travel cancellation, equipment and medical care insurance.

 / Difficulty
Beginner, amateur, enthusiast, semi-pro and pro photographers with a DSLR, mirrorless or compact camera, are welcome.

Tati Biermas´ workshops are designed to accommodate all levels. Please note that all instruction will be done in English.

You will encounter poorly maintained roads, steep staircases, and cobblestone streets on this adventure. All participants are expected to be in reasonably good health and able to carry their own equipment while walking several hours daily without slowing down the group.
This is a trip on a busy schedule and involves lots of walking!

It’s been said that she really knows how to do Cuba – like her highly recommended Cozumel Photo Tour. Her aim is always to raise your awareness and spark your creativity so that you not only go home with images to be proud of, but use your new found skills to improve and expand your photographic technique in general.

Also, there are only small groups of 6 -10 guests max. And you stay in a new renovated boutique hotel which is safe, small and managed by the proprietor with very personal atmosphere. It is located in the back streets of Old Havana - right in the heart of the “real” Old Havana. All main attractions are in walking distance.
Dinner reservations are made at tested, authentic, delicious and fairly priced restaurants and paladars only.
Lastly, you will be exposed not only a truly amazing and authentic Cuba, but the most photogenic Cuba and get hands-on photography instructions and photo tips.

Old Havana offers more photographic opportunities than any other. It is not to be missed!

Excursions / Photo walk / Highlights

Old Havana with the famous Malecon, Plaza Vieja, Camara Oscura, Vintage cars, Paseo de Marti, Capitolo, and an Afro-Cuban neighborhood.

This adventure is designed not only to guide you to the most photogenic locations, but will also help inspire you to create more compelling photographs, regardless of your experience level.


Book here / Contact

Cozumel, México
WhatsApp on: +52 1 987 103 8012 (tati mobile)

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