So you have a smartphone and/or a camera and you are visiting our postcard-worthy city? And you love to capture your trip and share it with your family and friends? Look no further we have you covered, because we will take you to iconic and Instagram worthy gems in the city. And we will cover the canals, street art or whatever captures your interests the most. All the while there will be a guide by your side that will teach you how to take the perfect shot to capture your travel moments, beesides he will tell you about the culture and history of the city. In addition, we love to give recommendations on the best places to eat/ drink and chill during your stay.
Examples of photography tours areas of Amsterdam we can take you to
- Medieval centre and Canal ring
- Off the beaten path
- Alternative and Graffiti tour
- Canals and Windmills
Our workshops are suitable from beginner level to intermediate. Whatever your experience you will become a much better photographer!
Discover new photo skills and learn how to take great shots by coming to one of our themed workshops. You leave with photographs that you can be proud of and with confidence in your photography skills.
URBAN PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
We cover how to shoot street scenes safely and respectfully, use of available light and conditions as well as framing and compositional techniques to help you achieve photographs that stand out from the crowd, besides you will learn the best way to approach and photograph people in the street. As well as how to take photos of friends and family so they don’t look like a typical tourist shot.
For those of you that wish to improve or brush up on their camera skills, we also teach how to use the controls and settings of your camera. Bring whatever camera you have, even if it is only the one on your phone. We will go over shooting in different light conditions and how to use your flash effectively. As well as composition and story-telling.
BLUE HOUR AND NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR AMSTERDAM
If you would like to learn how to take incredible night photographs of urban life and architecture, then this is the workshop for you. Our Night Photography Workshop will take you to Amsterdam’s most beautiful and iconic scenes. We will teach you how to capture outstanding night photographs. Photographs that you can be proud of. Besides you will not only get to capture amazing photos of our city. But you’ll also learn the ins and outs of long exposure photography.
If you are new to night photography we promise that you will get-to-grips with it in 20-30 minutes. We talk about easy to master tips on how to achieve professional looking night photography and explore different kinds of long exposures. Enjoy finding reflections and exploring perspectives in your night photography, as well as learning how to use your lenses to create unique perspectives. Our absolute favourite time to photograph the city is at night! No matter the weather, the images always look spectacular! For this workshop, you will need a camera that can be used in Shutter Priority or Manual mode and a tripod.
Leaving nothing to chance, our photography tours are ideal for those just starting, right through to the most experienced photographers. As a beginner, we teach you camera skills and composition. Experienced shooters will be taken to the very best photo spots, the iconic as well as the less well-known locations.