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Foto Ruta Buenos Aires

Address: 476 Mexico, Buenos Aires C1097AAJ, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 9 11 6833-1030
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Ranked #29 of 366 Activities in Buenos Aires
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: Foto Ruta is a fun and creative way to see the city of Buenos Aires. Foto Ruta offers a selection...
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Owner description: Foto Ruta is a fun and creative way to see the city of Buenos Aires. Foto Ruta offers a selection of tours, experiences and excursions that are designed to show participants the 'real and genuine side of Argentina's capital. Foto Ruta weekly brings the city and its streets to life through a series of clues and tips that participants capture on camera. You don't need to be good at photography to enjoy Foto Ruta photo tours, they are about unlocking your creativity, meeting people and getting a different perspective of Buenos Aires

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Baldwinsville, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

I set out to film Foto Ruta Buenos Aires for a news piece on Educational Tourism, and was incredibly impressed with what I found. Buenos Aires is the perfect city to practice photography skills (at any level), and the guide/teacher I followed was top of her craft, first rate, and very personable -- exactly the type of individual you'd want... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

The Foto Ruta Clue Tour was nothing short of exciting, entertaining, and informative! It was an unconventional way of learning and exploring a city. The objective of this type of tour was to take different topics and to focus your photos to fit each one. In addition, I liked how each clue made you really have to think and stimulate... More 

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Dublin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Loved the Foto Ruta Academia I did last weekend. It was like a photography walking tour of some off the beat locations that were idyllic for photographing to capture the essence of the city. I ended up on my own on the tour, which was awesome. The guide gave me consistent feedback and ideas, which were really helpful. They also... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Foto Ruta have a tried and tested formula which works. They provide instruction, an opportunity to practice and some critique afterwards. Everyone is on holiday so its a relaxed environment and great way to see some of this city while drawing on experience of others in the group or offering advice.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I had two days in Buenos Aires and I think my time was well spent on the Foto Ruta tour! We toured San Telmo which is the historic district. Our guide (Arnaud) spent time teaching us some basics about photography and how to take interesting shots. We set out for about three hours and saw some amazing buildings and street... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I recently attended a private street photography workshop with Foto Ruta in Buenos Aires. It was just excellent. Learning from Kicca (my guide) was a great experience. She is a wonderful educator. The street walk of Foto Ruta is very well organised (with advices, recommandations and smart sheet..). It exceeded my expectations. So, if you love photography and if you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Don't want your other half tapping their feet to rush through? A great way to have like-minded group to go through a neighborhood you would normally not explore. I had Arnaud walk us through twice in one week. Advise is to ask a lot of questions. He's happy to answer both technical and historic! Cheers JMM

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We planned several days in Buenos Aires. My wife and I are still amateur photogrphers, but want to do our best at capturing the beauty and interesting culture we see when traveling. Arnaud did a great job in a comfortable and efficient way to helping us accomplish our objectives. Given that we were in somewhat less than perfectly safe areas,... More 

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Lisbon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

As this was the first time in Buenos Aires and I was alone, I thought to get a different tour. I'm an already advanced non professional photographer and I wanted someone to introduce me to the city and, at the same time, to try to get a photographic glimpse from the city. I found Foto Ruta and got a "private... More 

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I really enjoyed my day out with Foto Ruta and the Street Scape tour in BsAs. An experience super lovely photographer helped us out with all our queries and was really good at getting us to look at our photos or compositions in a different way. It was all very relaxed and a great way to get to know San... More 

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