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Travel Photography with Little Baggage

A course by Oliver Vegas
Photographer. Barcelona, Spain.
On Domestika since 10/28/2014
, Photographer

Make the most of your camera with the story of an adventure in 10 images

  • Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 1383 students

Make the most of your camera with the story of an adventure in 10 images

Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 1383 students
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Level: Beginner
  • 15 Lessons (2h 17m)
  • Available from the app
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese
  • Unlimited access forever

Hand in hand with Oliver Vegas, travel photographer for brands such as Nike, Philips or Smart, you will learn to take pictures from a different point of view, transmitting feelings of risk and adventure.

For this, Oliver will teach you how to get the most out of your camera or mobile, edit your photos easily with Apps or Adobe Ligthroom and share them in Social Networks.

About this course

Oliver is passionate about nature, risk and the search for impossible places where he can take great photos in which to transmit his own sensations. For this reason, the first thing you will learn is to plan your trip. Oliver will teach you the necessary material to go on a photographic adventure, the different focus and brightness settings of the latest generation cameras and the maximum use of the performance of your mobile camera through applications.

In addition, you will practice the different shooting modes and learn to wait for the right moment. Whether in the middle of dawn, watching the sun fall or in the darkest night, not only of landscapes does man live. You will also discover how to photograph cities, their people and the succulent gastronomy that you will find on the way.

Finally you will know different types of files in which to store the work, the post-production techniques used by Oliver in his day to day and export and share the result with the world through Social Networks.

What is this course's project?

The final project of the course will be based on illustrating a different trip formed by between 10 and 20 photographs following a whole history, from the departure of the house to the return. You should be creative and prepare your adventure in advance, avoiding the typical shots and conventional angles, waiting for the right moment and especially enjoying the experience.

Projects by course students

Who is it for?

To professional photographers who want to give a personal touch to their trip. Also to travel lovers who are interested in knowing basic techniques of photography and post-production, losing the fear of being wrong and discovering that with simple adjustments you can make great photos.

What you need

You just need a notebook, a pen, a camera or mobile phone and desire for adventure.

Oliver Vegas

A course by Oliver Vegas


The story of Oliver Vegas is almost movie. He studied Image and Communication for Radio and Television and later Cinematographic Direction, however, his professional life was moving away much of what he had dreamed it would be. His passion for traveling and photography always accompanied him and Social Networks, in which today he has 300,000 followers, have driven him to take back strongly the world of the image. Today his work is recognized worldwide and major brands such as Nike, Philips or Smart ask him to transmit in his campaigns what he specializes in, unique sensations difficult to describe with words.


  • U1


    • My job
    • Influences
  • U2

    Preparation of the trip. Basic techniques Know your team

    • Material
    • Trip Planning
    • Using the camera of the mobile
    • Know your camera
  • U3

    Production, Shooting days

    • Australia
    • Vietnam and Cambodia
    • Scotland
    • Santiago's road
  • U4


    • Backup: File types and saving of our work
    • Edition on mobile device
    • Edition in Lightroom
    • Edition in Lightroom (Part II)
    • Export and social networks
  • FP

    Final project

    • Light luggage travel photography

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