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Coastal Maine Photo Tours

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Photo walk at Rockport Harbor

Brief, yet very informative. Personal, hands-on instruction from Dee helped me understand my... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mary Lou M
Vinalhaven Island Tour

Dee is an experienced photographer who knows the area and can not only help you learn how to use... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
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Coastal Maine Photo Tours combines photographic education and travel adventure on the coast and beyond. Create fabulous and unique images through guided and informative tours while you explore locations that will stimulate your eye. Learn to gain...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brief, yet very informative. Personal, hands-on instruction from Dee helped me understand my camera's settings and how to apply them to different subjects. Fun and informal, the photo walk was a quick jump start to great photos of beautiful Maine.

Thank Mary Lou M
Dee P, Owner at Coastal Maine Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was so nice to spend some time with you and your daughter exploring Rockport Harbor and I was my pleasure to help you with your camera controls. Hope to see you again. Thank you for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed August 9, 2018

Dee is an experienced photographer who knows the area and can not only help you learn how to use the settings on your camera, but share some island history and information while wandering through the town. I had a great day exploring the local 'experience'...More

Thank Jeanne F
Dee P, Owner at Coastal Maine Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

This really was a great tour to Vinalhaven for me. The group was fantastic. Thank you for your contribution to that and for signing up with your sons on your final day of your family trip.

Reviewed August 2, 2018

Dee helped my wife and me understand and use our cameras, which we had always had on the "auto" setting. While walking around the harbor and along neighborhood streets she explained aperture, shutter speed, ISO, white balance, framing of shots, and depth of field -...More

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Dee P, Owner at Coastal Maine Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm so glad that you found your tour to be helpful with your camera settings and that you enjoyed the harbor scenery. I do think it is one of the gems of this area.

Reviewed July 29, 2018

We started our week with the Vinalhaven Photo Tour with Dee and we loved everything about it. Dee was a wonderful teacher and tour guide. Not only was Dee knowledgeable about the cameras we were using, she showed us variety of architecture, gardens, and sculptures....More

Thank Erin V
Dee P, Owner at Coastal Maine Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It sounds like the tour turned out to be a good start to you visit in Maine. Thank you so much for participating and for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed July 26, 2018

I recently went on the Lobsters and Lighthouses Photo Tour with Dee. It started with a one hour boat ride out of Camden harbor where we were able to view and photograph several lighthouses from the water. We also got to see the captain pull...More

Thank Betsy-Dana H
Dee P, Owner at Coastal Maine Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow, thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review. It gives me such pleasure to share the beauty of Maine and my love for photography with others. And hearing that you had such a wonderful experience really makes my efforts worth...More

Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

I learned so much about my camera and now I wish I had taken the class earlier! Dee explains in an entertaining way that even non native speaker can follow. We talked about the function of the most important buttons and wheels on the camera...More

Thank Stefanie P
Dee P, Owner at Coastal Maine Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It is so great that you feel more comfortable with your camera and your abilities to make better images. Please share some of them here. I'd love to see what you are doing.

Reviewed July 19, 2018

Dee seamlessly weaves lessons and suggestions about the use of one's camera and photography in general into a relaxing day that includes a beautiful ferry ride, easy walking tour of the island, and a stop for lunch at Homeport. A good-humored, experienced guide, she includes...More

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Dee P, Owner at Coastal Maine Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Thank you for participating in this memorable day, and thank you for taking the time to write a review. Looking forward to seeing you behind the camera again.

Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

A wonderful day. Top notch instruction with a patient and caring instructor and guide. Vinalhaven was very interesting as an explored and visiting selected spots for camera exercises really helped. Thanks Dee

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Dee P, Owner at Coastal Maine Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Thank you! It was so nice to have your grandson along, too. It seemed like a good way for you both to spend quality time together.

Reviewed July 9, 2018

This was a great way to spend a day in this beautiful area. Dee knows the area and definitely a lot about cameras. I learned a lot about my camera settings even after using it for years! Dee gives good feedback and advice! I look...More

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Dee P, Owner at Coastal Maine Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I'm so happy to hear that you enjoyed your tour so much with both the cultural experience and the photography education. We did have a wonderful day and the group was fantastic. I look forward...More

Reviewed July 8, 2018

It was a great day! Got some great photographs, meet some other wonderful photographers. Dee was great! Gave suggestions on composition and which lens to use. I will be back for more tours with Dee. If you are in Maine for day or weekend. Coastal...More

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Dee P, Owner at Coastal Maine Photo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

We had such a wonderful group of photographers, not only in their skill level but also in their personalities. Thank you for being part of it.

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Hello Bruce, thank you for your interest in Coastal Maine Photo Tours. Before I answer, tell me what date you will be visiting the area. And since there are so many possibilities, do you have any rough ideas at this point... More
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