2 Hour Portland F-Stops and Shutter Speeds Photo Tour

2 Hour Portland F-Stops and Shutter Speeds Photo Tour
Tours & Sightseeing > Photography Tours > Photography Tours
$79
Duration: 2 hours
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Description

Going on a trip and want to take more memorable photos? Would you love to take your camera off "Auto" and have more control over the final image? Are you from out of town and want to know the best spots to capture this one of a kind city? Finally, understand your camera's settings!

This 2-hour group photo tour is a unique, in-the-field photography learning experience. Groups are kept small for personalized attention. Participants receive hands-on instruction from a photography professional, with the streets and sights of beautiful Portland serving as their classroom. Your guide has been a professional photographer since 2001, capturing 500+ weddings and 200+ portraits, as well as providing instruction to 2000+ photography students.

F-Stops and Shutter Speeds is perfect for beginner to advanced hobbyists. This photo tour is a fun and educational experience, as well as the perfect way to take in Portland.

What You'll Learn:

  • F-stops
  • Shutter speeds
  • Depth of field
  • Aperture priority
  • Shutter priority
  • Freezing & blurring an action
  • White balance
  • Lens selection
  • Perspective
  • Center point focusing
  • Exposure compensation
  • Composition 
  • ISO
Where We'll Go:
  • Pioneer Courthouse Square
  • Portlandia Statue & the Portland Building
  • Director's Park
  • Chapman Square
  • Lownsdale Square
  • Terry Schrunk Plaza
  • Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall & the Portland Sign
  • Portland'5 Centers for the Arts
  • South Park Blocks
What to bring: 
  • DSLR or point and shoot camera 
  • Fully charged battery and a backup, enough for 2 hours of shooting.
  • Enough memory cards for 200 images
  • Any lenses or lens hoods you may have - wide, standard, or telephoto. Bring a lens cloth if you have it.
  • Camera manual 
  • Good walking shoes and proper attire for the weather- hooded raincoat, waterproof shoes, windbreaker, etc.
Preparing for your photo tour:
Prior to your photo tour and with the aid of your manual, locate the below controls. The photo tour will not cover locating these controls on your camera, but you will be learning how to use them.  
  • Aperture
  • Shutter Speed
  • Exposure Compensation
  • ISO
  • White Balance
  • Center point focusing

Going on a trip and want to take more memorable photos? Would you love to take your camera off "Auto" and have more control over the final image? Are you from out of town and want to know the best spots to capture this one of a kind city? Finally, understand your camera's settings!

This 2-hour group photo tour is a unique, in-the-field photography learning experience. Groups are kept small for personalized attention. Participants receive hands-on instruction from a photography professional, with the streets and sights of beautiful Portland serving as their classroom. Your guide has been a professional photographer since 2001, capturing 500+ weddings and 200+ portraits, as well as providing instruction to 2000+ photography students.

F-Stops and Shutter Speeds is perfect for beginner to advanced hobbyists. This photo tour is a fun and educational experience, as well as the perfect way to take in Portland.