Washington Photo Safari

Washington Photo Safari

Art
Forest Hills, Washington, District of Columbia
(7 Reviews)

Washington Photo Safari teaches the techniques of photography by taking visitors and local residents on half-day and full-day photo shoots around key sites of the nation’s capital and other cities, while an accompanying professional photographer offers participants extensive tips in camera use, image composition and design, proper exposure, lighting, and posing “models” for the best effect.

Following our motto "See.Click.Learn.", we show you where the images are in the DC area and how to take them.

Photographers of all skill levels are invited to participate in the Photo Safaris and any camera is acceptable, even smartphone cameras! Principal photography workshops take participants to the major DC sites, including the monuments, memorials, and cathedrals. Beyond these key sites, specialty Safaris are offered on techniques in nature photography, f stops and shutter speeds, indoor/outdoor architectural, food, nighttime photography, pet, macro, abstracts, candid kids, fine arts, proper/creative flash, and indoor and outdoor portraiture. During DC’s beautiful cherry blossom season, photo Safaris are provided at least twice a day around the Tidal Basin.

Reviews of Washington Photo Safari

(7 Reviews)
The Exciting World of iPhone Photography

11/26/2021
Lysa De T.

Attended: The Exciting World of iPhone Photography


Great Class for people with some photography background. Tons of information.

White Balance: What Is It? Why Does It Matter?

7/11/2021
Diane G.

Attended: White Balance: What Is It? Why Does It Matter?


David is very knowledgeable and explains things with clarity and patience.

Monuments at Night

5/22/2021
Jan K.

Attended: Monuments at Night


Great class. Learned a lot. David was a great instructor and a lot of fun.

Monuments and Memorials: Travel Photography

9/1/2019
Katherine L.

Attended: Monuments and Memorials: Travel Photography


David was very knowledgeable, an incredible storyteller, and accommodating to our group.

The Exciting World of iPhone Photography

3/20/2022
Anonymous

Attended: The Exciting World of iPhone Photography


Anonymous gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

Monuments at Night

5/23/2021
Emily C.

Attended: Monuments at Night


Emily C. gave this class 4 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

Monuments and Memorials: Travel Photography

9/2/2018
Anonymous

Attended: Monuments and Memorials: Travel Photography


Anonymous gave this class 4 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

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4545 Connecticut Ave NW Apt 1016, Washington, District of Columbia 20008
Washington Photo Safari
Forest Hills
4545 Connecticut Ave NW Apt 1016
Btwn Brandywine & Albemarle Streets NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20008

Upcoming Classes at Washington Photo Safari

Sunrise on the National Mall
Sunrise on the National Mall
Next start date:

Sunday Oct 2nd, 6:05am - 8:05am Eastern Time

Great Falls MD: Making Silky Waters
Great Falls MD: Making Silky Waters
Next start date:

Sunday Oct 2nd, 8:30am - 10:30am Eastern Time

Overview of DC: Central Place Tower at the Golden Hour
Overview of DC: Central Place Tower at the Golden Hour
Next start date:

Monday Oct 3rd, 6pm - 8:30pm Eastern Time

F-Stops and Shutter Speeds
F-Stops and Shutter Speeds
Next start date:

Friday Oct 7th, 10am - 12:30pm Eastern Time

Monuments at Night
Monuments at Night
Next start date:

Saturday Oct 8th, 6:15pm - 8:15pm Eastern Time

Early Morning at the National Zoo
Early Morning at the National Zoo
Next start date:

Sunday Oct 9th, 7:45am - 10am Eastern Time

Full Moonrise Over the Nation's Capital from Sky Dome
Full Moonrise Over the Nation's Capital from Sky Dome
Next start date:

Sunday Oct 9th, 6:20pm - 8:20pm Eastern Time

DC At Night By Smartphone
DC At Night By Smartphone
Next start date:

Friday Oct 14th, 6pm - 8pm Eastern Time

EARLY Morning Architectural Photography Tour
EARLY Morning Architectural Photography Tour
Next start date:

Sunday Oct 16th, 8:30am - 10:30am Eastern Time

The Tidal Basin at Night
The Tidal Basin at Night
Next start date:

Friday Oct 21st, 5:50pm - 7:50pm Eastern Time

Street Photography & the Art of Seeing: Nat'l Monuments
Street Photography & the Art of Seeing: Nat'l Monuments
Next start date:

Saturday Oct 22nd, 9am - 12pm Eastern Time

Natural Light Portrait Photography
Natural Light Portrait Photography
Next start date:

Saturday Oct 22nd, 3pm - 5pm Eastern Time

Monuments and Memorials: Travel Photography
Monuments and Memorials: Travel Photography
Next start date:

Thursday Oct 6th, 9:40am - 1:10pm Eastern Time

Food, Photos, and Fun at Uptown Market
Food, Photos, and Fun at Uptown Market
Next start date:

Sunday Oct 30th, 12pm - 2:30pm Eastern Time

Cherry Blossoms in the Fall
Cherry Blossoms in the Fall
Next start date:

Saturday Nov 12th, 2pm - 4pm Eastern Time

Fall Foliage on the National Mall
Fall Foliage on the National Mall
Next start date:

Sunday Nov 13th, 2pm - 4pm Eastern Time

Bald Eagles: Birds in Flight Photography
Bald Eagles: Birds in Flight Photography
Next start date:

Saturday Nov 5th, 6am - 11am Eastern Time

Golden Hour from the Top of the Washington Monument
Golden Hour from the Top of the Washington Monument
Next start date:

Sunday Nov 20th, 3pm - 5:30pm Eastern Time

Full Moonrise Over the Nation’s Capital
Full Moonrise Over the Nation’s Capital
Next start date:

Wednesday Dec 7th, 3:45pm - 5:45pm Eastern Time

Teachers at Washington Photo Safari

Alain Gutierrez Alain Gutierrez, E. David Luria & Elody Crimi André Aciman & Emily Ludolph E. David Luria E. David Luria & Robert Case E. David Luria & Elody Crimi Eddie Arrossi Elody Crimi Essdras Suarez Glendon Jones and Christopher White Jordu Schell Julie Gould Lauren Ackil Mandy Saunders Mari Fix Sherryl Belinsky Steve Rosenbach Vickie Gray
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