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Hoi An Photo Day Tours & Workshop

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Address: 42 Phan Boi Chau, Hoi An, Vietnam
Phone Number: +84 90 567 18 98
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description: Hoi An Photo tour is now strong of over 6 years of experience. For the...
Hoi An Photo tour is now strong of over 6 years of experience. For the ones who wish to capture the real Vietnam in non touristy areas and/or learn more about photography, this tour is made for you. Led by a professional photographer, the tour takes you to villages where no other tourists can be seen. The tour includes a photography workshop to learn about all your camera settings, and a composition workshop to work on one's creativity. Capture an amazing sunrise in a fishing village, or rice farmers at sunset, Hoi An Photo Tour is the best way to get a very close up view on Vietnam!Get your best photos of Vietnam and improve your photography skills!
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Great photo workshop!

This was a great way to see village life and refine some photography skills. John led the workshop that I signed up for and I thought he was excellent - very patient and modest... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This was a great way to see village life and refine some photography skills. John led the workshop that I signed up for and I thought he was excellent - very patient and modest. The tour is oriented toward learning how to engage with the people in the village and getting good candid shots, rather than more technical skills, so... More 

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Hoi An, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This was an excellent tour. Most informative and a chance to learn how to photograph these beautiful Vietnamese people in a respectful and spectacular way. Top rate tour.

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chch
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

Wasn't really what was advertised. We took the sunset tour. John was friendly but having read others reviews expected some attention but didn't get any. No drink provided at the village we bought our own. Extremely hot weather and really needed that drink. Great to see a village and got some great shots. Would have rated higher if we had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

A highlight of our trip! We learnt lots and experienced a great side to Hoi An that we otherwise would not have had access to. I had a dslr and my husband an iPhone and we both learnt lots to take away and practice, thank you etienne and John

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philadelphia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

I took part in the photo tour a couple of weeks ago and it will be one of brightest experience of my month long trip. The photos were the best. You do not need much photo knowledge as they provide an overview and teach along the way. This trip is so unique as you are shooting in a vibrant busy... More 

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Greater Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The depth of knowledge gained from John, coupled with wonderful early morning photo opportunities means I go home with the very best photographic memories of Hoi An. There is no way I would have gained access to the fishing village without him. Thank you John.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We took the sunrise package. My wife & myself enjoyed the trip tremendously. John provided a good overview of the camera settings & compositions. During our boat trip & practice sessions in the fishing village, more useful guidance was given on how to take good shots. Lighting & positioning advise was shared & discussed. John is knowledgeable on the subject... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

This is my third time doing this tour. What I like about it most is that you leave busy Hoi An and see another side to Vietnam that most tourists don't get to see. The tour covers the technical side of photography as well as framing and how to engage with your subject, even if you can't speak the language.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

My husband and I did the morning tour to the fishing village. Etienne was very informative and I finally got to a stage where my great camera was not on auto. Thank you Etienne. I also did the afternoon tour to the rice fields and both tours were well worth the money paid. Would certainly book another tour if we... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Etienne is an excellent photographer who also happens to be a great teacher with tons of patience. I know that because I m a beginner photographer, and he has had to use that patience frequently with me :) So far I have attended two of his workshops in Central Vietnam, and I liked them so much that in 2015 I... More 

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Address: 42 Phan Boi Chau, Hoi An, Vietnam
Phone Number: +84 90 567 18 98
Location: Asia  >  Vietnam  >  Quang Nam Province  >  Hoi An
Average Prices: USD 35 - 35

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