THE GARDENS AND PARKS WORKSHOP PHOTOGRAPHY TOUR IN PARIS
The Gardens and Parks Photography Tour is a workshop photography tour into the most legendary Parks and gardens of the city of Paris, most of them arranged during Empire period but also very populars gardens inside the city through the centuries.
LOCATIONS FOR THIS WORKSHOP
This workshop will take place in the most popular Parks and gardens of the city, real true places of walk for parisians. This workshop is a complete overview of the most beautiful places for landscape photography in town with some very famous and secret gardens.
We will cover between 10 to 15 locations in Bois de Vincennes, Bois de Boulogne, Buttes Chaumont, Jardin Naturel, square du Vert Galant,Parc Monceau, Promenade plantée, Jardin sauvage, Jardin des plantes et du Luxembourg.
WHO IS INTERESTED BY THIS WORKSHOP ?
Beginner, confirmed or professional photographer wishing to conduct maximum of shots with no stress or pain in Paris in a short time and learning/sharing new tips for photography.
INTRODUCTION TO THE SHOOTING
For this workshop we will recommend to shoot without a tripod. The use of the RAW mode is recommended for each shooting with bracketing mode and in front of each location we will focus to improve technics and critics according your camera to use bracketing, panoramic, HDR, and Hyperfocal technics without a tripod.
The huge variety of facades will bring the workshop to focus on landscape and street photography.
Reflex with one lens or more, between 14mm and 200 mm but we will use mainly light gear with a wide lens. Your gear can be stowed in the topcase of the scooter (51 X 35 X 38 cm – 20 X 13 X 14,9 inch). Your tripod (optional) can be placed on the top if you want to bring it anyway.
OPTIONAL MATERIAL REQUIRED FOR THE PARTICIPANT
Remote trigger release or wireless remote controller transmitter/transceiver.
Apps on your phone : Lightrac or Photographer’s Ephemeris, DOFMaster.
MATERIALS PROVIDED TO PARTICIPANT
Motorcycle helmet and gloves
POSSIBLE LOAN FREE EQUIPMENT ON REQUEST
Tripod, Remote trigger release, rain sleeve for camera, motorcycle jacket
ALTERNATIVES POSSIBLE DURING THE WORKSHOP
You are free to change the route according to your wishes.The workshop is maintained even if there is rain or snow but the participant can postponed the workshop for another day according to availability of Parisian Clichés. If the service can not be performed the participant will be refunded.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
This private learning workshop has been built to focus on all your requests regarding the optimization of your reflex and the composition of a photograph when shooting for architectural facades. You will adapt new tricks quickly to all the circumstances of shots on locations covered without a tripod.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE SERVICE
Cafes and drinks offered during the trip. A meal is included in a Parisian restaurant.
Departure is at 10 am from the a meeting point in Paris we will confirm later by email – can be in Paris in front of a specific place or at the bottom of your residence’s location. Return to your desired location.