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American Photo Safari

1000 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2708
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Wonderful tips and perspective!!! It's a must at the start of a trip

We were recently in New Orleans and had scheduled a French Quarter photo tour. It was a Sunday... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Keystone406
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Summit County Colorado
Garden Quater

We couldn't get the French Quarter for the dates of our visit but the Garden Quarter was as much... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
PanduteDigitalArt
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Lithuania/VA
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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: 09:00 - 12:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1000 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70116-2708
French Quarter
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were recently in New Orleans and had scheduled a French Quarter photo tour. It was a Sunday morning and it ended up being just us! Natasha was quick to find our skill level and what each of us were looking for. There were 3...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We couldn't get the French Quarter for the dates of our visit but the Garden Quarter was as much amazing and full of photo ops. Natasha was a great guide (although she prefers not to be called a tour guide). She answered all our questions...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Natasha did an amazing job showing us the area as well as showing a way to shoot the area outside of the standard postcard shots. She gave tons of tips on operating the camera for the beginners in the group (like me) as well as...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

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 5 April 2018 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

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

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

1  Thank sailornipper
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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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PanduteDigitalArt
10 April 2018|
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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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19 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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Guidry82
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We have workshops every day except Tuesdays.
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