Egypt Expedition- April 11th-15th 2020 This is the Expedition that has sold out five years in a row. Join acclaimed fashion photographer Shamayim in the most iconic destination in the world. Egypt is where Shamayim photographed his award winning series that was featured in TIME Magazine and produced his Smithsonian praised gallery series. This Expedition includes one tourist day in which you can explore the Great Pyramids , the Sphinx, and historical Giza. On your first production day you will travel outside of Cairo to the Saqqara Pyramids and your second production day will take you deep in the desert of the Fayoum Oasis. Each day will be organized to provide maximum productivity of both work and tourism. There is no better way to experience Egypt than creating career elevating images in the security and comfort of traveling with others who are just as passionate about travel and creativity as you are.
Dates April 11th-15th 2020
Travel Organizer Muhammed Master Travel
What is a Shamayim Photo Shoot Expedition? Fashion photographer Shamayim has hosted photo shoot expeditions for over a decade. Shamayim has taken models, image makers, and creatives all over the planet to build dynamic images and raise their level of professional work. From his Expeditions careers are shaped and life changing experiences are made. An Expedition is essentially a collaborative project with the purpose of organizing fashion and beauty professionals together to enhance their body of work in exotic and diverse locations. Dynamic locations add impact to a professional portfolio. Strong images in awe-inspiring locations give a competitive edge to your professional body of work. The Expeditions are organized to provide an inclusive experience. Through collaboration; productions are more affordable, efficient, and creative. All divisions of fashion / beauty creatives are invited to join the Expeditions.
Who can register?
Photographers, Makeup Artist, Hair Stylists, Models, Wardrobe Stylist, Fashion Designers, and Videographers
Guest- You are welcome to invite guest (family/friends) to join on the expedition.
Shamayim will only allow 8 individuals in total to register for this expedition. Once all 8 spot have been booked this expedition will be closed and no longer accepting registration.
Airport- CAI Cairo International Airport
Each individual is responsible for their own flights to the Expedition destination. We recommend websites like http://momondo.com for affordable airfare. Upon arrival our Travel Organizer and Tour Guide (Muhammed Master Travel) will pick you up from the airport and take you to the lodging condos.
All lodging is included in your expedition rate. Lodging is double or triple occupancy. Our lodging accommodations overlook the Great Pyramids of Egypt and is only a short 7-10 minute walk to the visitors gate to the Sphinx and Pyramids. Enjoy breakfast each morning on our lodging rooftop terrace overlooking the Great Pyramids. Each room includes new amenities that you would find at luxury hotels.
Photo Shoots are the primary focus of every expedition. Dynamic locations that inspire creativity and range are the backbone to every Expedition. Shamayim's team works to organize local collaborations and networking whenever possible. Shamayim has many relationships with publications and often organizes editorials during expeditions for publication submission. When registering let us know if you'd like to prioritize your shoots for submission.
BEHIND THE SCENES Previous Egypt Expeditions
SHAMAYIM’s images from previous Egypt Expeditions
Creatives Expedition Rate- Photographers, Makeup Artist, Hair Stylists, Wardrobe Stylist, Fashion Designers, and Videographers $3000
Models Expedition Rate-$3500
Guest Rate - is $3000
Payment Plans are available for this expedition with a 10% processing fee.
Customize your own payment plan. Minimum deposit is $250
Joining a SHAMAYIM Photo Shoot Expedition is a personal career investment. The expedition rates are always priced affordably so that most people can afford to take advantage of the opportunity to travel and build a stronger professional body of work.
All Expedition Rates include:
Your lodging for duration of the Expedition.
Travel Organizer Fee (Muhhamed Master Travel)
Travel Booking Fee
Airport Pickup and Drop Off
Tour of the Great Pyramids
Day Trip to Fayoum Oasis / Desert for Photo Shoot and Tourism
Day Trip to Saqqara Pyramids for Horseback Photo Shoot and Tourism
Limited Image License Usage
Admission into the Fayoum Desert
Model Expedition Rates including all of the previous services along with
2 half day photo shoot sessions with Shamayim
Standard expedition photo edits package including 7 edits
Behind the scenes video of your expedition shoots
Not included in your Expedition Rate.
Flights are not included in your expedition rate. Personal Transportation is not included (This includes uber, taxis, bus, train, etc). Food (outside of breakfast), Tourism Expenses, Location Admissions and Personal Expenses are also not included in this rate. We will try our best to give you an estimated quote of how much you should prepare for additional expenses.
Each registered attendee will receive a personal payment site for all of their payments. You will receive the link to your payment site once your registration has been approved.
FYI about this Expedition
Visa's are required for U.S Citizens to enter the country of Egypt. The tourist Visa is available upon arrival at the Cairo International Airport. It cost $20-25 cash.
You are not permitted to do photo shoots within the compound of the Great Pyramids.
Laws and regulations for tourist change often and irregularly. It is your responsibility to stay abreast by visiting your country's official travel site for Egypt.
Shamayim has visited Egypt on Expeditions five times. Each time was different and each time Shamayim and his team felt safe. Please understand that each individual attending the expedition is responsible for their own choices and general safety.
The is a group production. Everyone will be collaborating amongst the group for the expedition.
Once the expedition registration is closed, a link will be setup that will be updated with details about the expedition.
Your Expedition Rate or Deposit is due at time of booking to secure your placement on this expedition. Once your registration form has been submitted and approved by Shamayim's project manager we will provide you with a custom payment link.