Sydney Street Photography Tour: The Urban Observer

From USD 132.86
USD
Per Person
Risk Free

You can cancel later upto 24 hours in advance, so lock in this price today.

Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Meeting Point: Parisi Café: street level, southern entrance of Queen Victoria Building, opposite Sydney Town Hall. We finish at 2 pm close to our starting place.
  • Return Details :
    Proximity to the Sydney Town Hall
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

With a focus on 'street photography' this exciting 5-hour small group photography walking tour is a great introduction to Sydney's downtown area while enhancing your photography skills in the cool genre of street. Lead by a professional photographer you will be photographing stunning historical arcades and buildings, hip lanes, art installations, beautiful city parks and many of the people you meet along the way. Street photography features the human condition in public spaces and you will capture the cities personality and vibe while sharpening your observation skills and developing on your reflexes and people skills. With a few simple photo techniques your expert street photographer will help you create sensational high impact images to reflect your personal journey in this beautiful city.

Highlights

  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Led by a professional photographer
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Instant Confirmation

Know More about this tour

Sydney is a vibrant city best known for its iconic Sydney harbour bridge and the Opera House. However, beyond the icons there is a diversity of people and a cool street art culture. A thriving metropolis, downtown Sydney is a hub of activity and has many characteristics and characters perfect for street photography - people, cafes, vendors, street merchants, buskers, pets, historical buildings, art installations and so much more.

On this 5-hour street photography tour youll discover the power of observation as well as the importance of attention to detail. Using basic methods, your photographer guide will open your photographers eye, and expose you to a whole new world as you begin to notice small details you otherwise would not have.

Next, your professional photographer guide will teach you how to create simple images using the rules of composition and placing lines, shapes and patterns, carefully within your frame.

You will be taught in a one-on-one environment, the skills required to approach interesting people and have them willingly pose for you.

Generally shot in a public place, street photography is the perfect opportunity to tell a story. The secret to this method of storytelling is to stay inconspicuous as you capture and observe 'real' life around you.

A DSLR, compact camera or smart phone is required. To achieve the most from this photography tour using a DSLR camera is recommended. Please bring the manual if you have one, as well as at least one memory card and a set of fully charged spare batteries.

During your tour, your photographer guide will cover the following points
  • How to improve your power of observation
  • How to identify your points of interest
  • Composition
  • Quality and properties of light
  • Street awareness and etiquette
  • Candid photography techniques
  • How to predict and time a great moment
  • Approaching people and requesting a portrait
  • How to be inconspicuous
  • Choice of camera equipment

Inclusions

Walking / Photo tour

Professional photographer guide

All activities

Exclusions

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Not wheelchair accessible

If the weather looks like being unbearable we will contact you at least 90 minutes in advance and confirm the workshop will not operate. Otherwise, you should assume the workshop will operate as scheduled

Minimum age is 15 years

This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If its canceled because the minimum isnt met, youll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

You Might Also Like