Capture beautiful images planning them well in advance

Planning is one of the most undervalued aspects of landscape photography but it could be really the difference between success and a complete disaster. Learn all my planning secrets and workflow and don’t forget that a goal without a plan is just a wish!

The Workshops in pills

  • Dates: whenever you want!

  • Duration: from 1h to multiple sessions

  • Media: Skype

  • Software: Nothing required! PhotoPills suggested

  • Experience required: all levels

  • Price: 150€/h

Have you ever faced the frustration of reaching a location and then realizing that you were not in the place you had imagined, or that the conditions such as tides, weather and the position of the sun were not optimal? Stop relying on chance and effectively plan all the details to get the best out of every photographic adventure, whether it’s a weekend or a trip to the other side of the world!

Available Topics

  • How to choose your location

  • Scouting techniques

  • Schedule Optimization

  • Understanding Weather

  • Mastering Ephemerides

  • Taking advantage of Tides

  • Online Tools

  • Software suggestions

One hour of planning saves you ten hours of doing

Thanks to the Internet we can explore the whole word comfortably seated in our chair. Unfortunately there is an information overload that makes complicated and unpractical taking the pieces of information we really need.

Follow me in these classes and take advantage of my 10+ years of experience in scouting and planning. I’ll share with you all my tools and secrets in order to plan at best your photographic adventures. Tides, weather and ephemerides will turn into a priceless allied to get the most from the situation. You’ll finally be in the right place at the right moment.

Francesco, your Teacher

ZEISS, BenQ, NiSi & Calibrite Ambassador, Francesco has a passion for the sea and for travels that let him to visit some of the most iconic locations on this planet looking at them with different eyes.

While continuing to travel in search of new landscapes to be photographed, he now lives and works in Milan where he collaborates with companies, sites and magazines for the diffusion of photographic culture in Italy and in the world.

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Use this form to request information or to reserve your Class. The compilation of this form is NOT binding on the purchase of any workshop and does not involve the purchase of any service.


The ephemerides class was simply priceless..finally I know when to visit my favorite locations! Thank you Frank!

Andreas Gruber, Austria

If your sea is the Mediterranean it’s not so easy to understand the importance of tides. Now I know how to take the most of any composition!

Miquel Ventosa, Spain