The annual Crosing Bridges gathering is in its 12th year now . This year, representatives from photography communities of 8 countries will be gathering in Sri Lanka for a week of shooting, friend-making and fun from 6-12 September which are the official trip dates
Cost of joining this trip this year is US$650 per person land-only for 7 days 6 nights
Itinerary is as follows below
MORE DETAILS will be posted up the next 1 to 3 days with images
Reminder: read previous years' Crossing Bridges threads , discussions and images for an idea of what goes on During Crossing Bridges. Its gruelling, it tough, its fun and its NO holiday for those of you looking for a cheap jaunt to Sri Lanka
Entry into Team Singapore is via selection based essentially on your history in Clubsnap. We're looking for 15 active CS'ers who are active in the community . 90 applicants vied for 20+ slots last year to Crossing Bridges 11 in Korea.
IF you are keen to join this project, do send me a PM..... final team selection will be in 3rd week of Feb
If you're looking for a relaxing beach holiday to Sri Lanka .... this trip is NOT for you
--A glimpse of Sri Lanka--
Duration: 6 nights 7 days
Day 1 - 06th.Sept.,2015
Check-in at Camelot Beach Hotel - Negombo. http://www.camelot.lk/
Opening Ceremony Dinner. Same hotel, Negombo
Day 2 - 07th.Sept.,2015
5.00am. Leaving for shoot at Negombo lellama (fish market).
10.00am. Shoot at Negombo fish market.
5.00pm. Model shoot at beach with catamarans.
Day 3 - 08th.Sept.,2015
5.30am. Photo shoot at Tile Factory in Kochchikade.
Shooting is continued.
3.00pm. Low country mask dancers performance
6.00pm. Sunset shoot.
Day 4 - 09th.Sept.,2015
4.00am. Check-out from Camelot Beach Hotel and Leaving for Galle via Southern Expressway.
Photoshoot at Galle Fort http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galle_Fort
Shooting is continued at Fort.
Leaving for Koggala.
5.00pm. Photo shoot with stilt fishermen till sunset.
Check-in at Koggala Beach Hotel. http://www.koggalabeachhotel.com/
Day 5 - 10th.Sept.,2015
Early breakfast and check-out from Koggala Beach Hotel.
Departure for Colombo via Galle Road along coast line.
Photo shoot at Maadu ganga.
Lunch at Captain's.
3.00pm. Leaving for Biyagama.
Turn from Galle Road to Expressway (Where to turn t.b.d.)
4.00pm. Kandyan (Up Country style) Bridal shoot at Manelwathu Viharaya, Bollagala.
Dinner and checkin at Pegasua Reef Hotel, Uswetakeiyawa. http://www.pegasusreefhotel.com/
Day 6 - 11th.Sept.,2015
Colombo city photo shoot
Gangaramaya; Pettah market; Independence Square; Arcade etc.
Opportunity for shopping.
Closing Ceremony & Dinner.
Day 7 - 12th.Sept.,2015