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Photo Tour of French Quarter

My husband treated me to a photo safari tour for my birthday on a recent trip to NOLA. I have had a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Michele R
,
Holland
Great time by all.

My 14 year old daughter has an SLR and loves photography. I have an iPhone and just let her take... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ANNIESaks
,
Seal Beach, California
via mobile
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What happens when you combine a sightseeing tour with a photography class? American Photo Safari! Grab your camera, put on your walking shoes and join us for a fun and informative three hour photography workshop in New Orleans. Learn secrets for taking great photos from local, professional photographers. Perfect for beginners! Explore the historic French Quarter or the Garden District with an insider. No more boring snapshots!
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1000 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2708
French Quarter

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband treated me to a photo safari tour for my birthday on a recent trip to NOLA. I have had a digital camera for about 5 years but didn't know how to use all of the settings on it. Natasha was our tour guide...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My 14 year old daughter has an SLR and loves photography. I have an iPhone and just let her take the photos. We both loved it, got great shots and learned a lot. It doesn’t feel like your on a hokey tour and she gives...More

1  Thank ANNIESaks
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Natasha gave my wife and me a photo walking tour of the French Quarter. The photo tour is designed for people with all photo skill levels. It is also a great way to see and learn about the FQ even if you do not take...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

I initially booked the wrong day but Chris kindly sorted me out. When I arrived (nearly caught out by time change last night....!) I found it was just Natash and me so had a great guided tour. It was fun to hear Natasha’s take on...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Chris was very responsive to email questions and got me signed up for a tour the next day. Natasha was a delightful guide, offering professional assistance with the camera and settings if needed. She quickly figured out we knew how to use our cameras so...More

1  Thank PeripateticReader
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

We took a three hour, small group tour of the FQ with a professional photographer who taught us so much about taking pictures as well as the area. Some of us just had iPhones but boy do those things pack a wallop. Folks with real...More

1  Thank vjplex
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

I strongly advise the workshop in the French Quarter. It was very good and the guide showed us (5 persons) a different way to "see" New Orleans. Details that are hidden suddenly were revealed and photographed.

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Natasha was the perfect guide for our family. She was patient and it was easy to see that she was a highly trained professional photographer and could cater her expertise to ones of us that had simply an IPhone or a more technical camera. She...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

My husband was in New Orleans for work so I tagged along. I wanted to be able to site see and take photos but not alone so I booked a photo tour. Natasha was the guide and she was great. We were a small group-me...More

1  Thank Adrianne M
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

I read all of the reviews prior to booking tours with American Photo Safari and I was thrilled that it was such a great experience!!! I booked 2 tours; one for the French Quarter and one for the Garden District. As a photographer, I am...More

1  Thank PEJ4
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Response from PEJ4 | Reviewed this property |
American Photo Safari New Orleans americanphotosafari AMERICAN PHOTO SAFARI: NEW ORLEANS. No more boring snapshots! CHECK SCHEDULE. Previous; Next. Join Us On A Photo Workshop. FRENCH QUARTER · GARDEN DISTRICT · BLACK... More
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18 November 2017|
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Response from Lisa070660 | Reviewed this property |
Mine was a morning tour so finished at midday. Depends what tour you do & whether it is morning or afternoon. They are very friendly and helpful so I am sure they would accommodate timing
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We have workshops every day except Tuesdays.
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