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Portland Photo Tour

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Going on a trip and want to take more memorable photos? Would you love to take your camera off "Auto" and have more control over the final image? Are you from out of town and want to know the best spots to capture this one-of-a-kind city? Hello! I'm...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Downtown, Portland, OR 97205
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want a great experience while learning to use your camera try Portland Photo Tour. Instructor Jennifer Costello is a thoroughly knowledgeable photographer and an excellent teacher. She is patient and easygoing in her instruction style, which I personally like. Classes are small and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank orygunusa
PortlandPhotoTour, Owner at Portland Photo Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed the experience! Happy Shooting!

Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

I run a beauty blog, so taking good quality pictures and videos is a MUST. My boyfriend and I have always wanted to truly know how to use a camera, so I booked a private photo tour for 2 at the Portland Art Museum as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Melody W
PortlandPhotoTour, Owner at Portland Photo Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

That's great to hear! So happy to help. Keep me posted if you have questions!

Reviewed October 26, 2018

My husband and I had a private photo tour of the Portland waterfront during the evening. Learned so much about night photography. Jennifer was super knowledgeable about all cameras, and gave thorough instruction on how to get great night shots. Highly recommend spending time learning...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LKV2013
PortlandPhotoTour, Owner at Portland Photo Tour, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Fantastic! That's great to hear. Glad you enjoyed the experience. Happy Shooting!

Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

And a good way to get tips on photo composition. I was not interested in learning about camera settings. I was, however, interested in learning about Portland and learning about how to take interesting photos. Jennifer was great at both of those things. (On the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barbara E
PortlandPhotoTour, Owner at Portland Photo Tour, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2018

Glad you learned some helpful tips and enjoyed our time together. It was a lovely morning!

Reviewed September 26, 2018

I did this tour last week with Jennifer and it was great! she was very helpful and knew her stuff. I learned a lot. She also had a great sense of humor.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mcnooch
PortlandPhotoTour, Owner at Portland Photo Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Excellent! Glad to hear you had a good experience. Happy Shooting!

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

My only disappointment was that I didn’t do this sooner, such a great way to learn how to use you camera beyond the “auto” settings

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tom S
PortlandPhotoTour, Owner at Portland Photo Tour, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Fantastic! Hope to see you again soon! Let me know if you have any questions.

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

A great experience all around. Jennifer provided individual instruction and tips and suggestions to improve my photography along with showing where to capture great photos of Portland. Truly a wothwhile experience. If you want to be a better photographer and get the perfect shot, sign...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank thomowens
PortlandPhotoTour, Owner at Portland Photo Tour, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Glad you enjoyed the night photography class and learn some helpful tips! Happy shooting!

Reviewed August 10, 2018

This was a good opportunity to work with a photographer at scenic downtown spots. Group is small enough for some one-on-one time

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Date of experience: July 2018
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PortlandPhotoTour, Owner at Portland Photo Tour, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your experience with us! Hope to see you again soon, happy shooting!

Reviewed July 23, 2018

Jennifer is an experienced photographer who is able to share information in a simple, direct way that makes it clear no matter what your skill level. She is very enthusiastic and enjoys the social aspects of the tour as well. Definitely worth the time and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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PortlandPhotoTour, Owner at Portland Photo Tour, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Wonderful! So glad you enjoyed the photo tour. Happy Shooting!

Reviewed July 23, 2018

I've done a fair bit of hobbiest photography in the past, but never really had somebody to provide tips and feedback. This was a good opportunity to take some photos in a beautiful location with a bit of extra guidance - which was exactly what...More

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Date of experience: July 2018
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PortlandPhotoTour, Owner at Portland Photo Tour, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

That's great to hear. Glad you had a useful experience, happy shooting!!

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