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San Diego Photography Tours offers walking photo tours and photo tours by vehicle. Our specialized tours are a creative alternative to generic sightseeing tours. Our professional photographer guides give you personalized attention as they show you...more
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Suite 2156, San Diego, CA 92103
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

I can most highly recommend a tour with Julie! I flew into San Diego on business but had a day to explore this fine town. I called Julie and arranged a photo tour. Let me tell you, I enjoyed it immensely. I locations highlighted the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Julie K, Owner at San Diego Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Jennifer- I am so glad you liked locations and were inspired by them. And, Wow!! - what an amazing sunset we had! I am thrilled that you are now motivated to do night photograph6y and that you liked my micro focusing trick -it will come...More

Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

For the holidays my darling hubby got me the best gift, a private photo tour with Julie Kremer of San Diego Photography Tours. Last night I used my gift. Julie was amazing, showed me tips/tricks with my camera, new places to shoot and demystified night...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Julie K, Owner at San Diego Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

D- You got some AMAZING photos at the beach - congratulations for your inaugural foray into the magic of night photography! I am thrilled that you got so much out of our tour and that we will hopefully do a part 2 at some point.

Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Julie was extremely professional and a great photographer. I had bought a new Canon 80D had lenses, but really needed a jump start to take me from a novice shooting 1000 pics and getting a few great shots. To an photographer who had a much...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Julie K, Owner at San Diego Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2018

Richard- Thanks so much for the review! I'm thrilled you now understand the relationship of the exposure triangle and how to apply to your camera. Congrats on your very nice shot of the tower and on my "final exam" - it shows you are now...More

Reviewed March 11, 2018

Last week we visited the San Diego area and hired San Diego Photo tours for six hours on Monday. We had the most fabulous time and it was even better than we thought it would be. We have some mobility issues (I am on oxygen)...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Julie K, Owner at San Diego Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

Amy - I am so glad I was able to show you our all-inspiring coastal scenery and I'm thrilled that I was able to give you a little tip that will now help you better with focusing and getting the exposure right. Thanks for the...More

Reviewed February 28, 2018

Julie was knowledgeable, patient and a great tour guide! The places she took me were awesome, and she tailored it to my speed and liking. She gave great tips and suggestions, and I would do it again many times!More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Julie K, Owner at San Diego Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2018

M- It was a pleasure to show you some of our beautiful and enchanting photo spots and I thoroughly enjoyed watching you progress with your photos. You are certainly a master of iPhone photography! I know that now your Instagram will be jammed packed with...More

Reviewed February 20, 2018

Took a really fun and very informative 4 hour private tour with Julie. In a very short time - she assessed my photo skills and tailored the tour and photography tips so I got the most out of our time together. I've always shied away...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Julie K, Owner at San Diego Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2018

Jeff- I'm glad you got to see what Old Town was all about and you have a nice photo of the historic period-dressed docent to show its charm. And I'm thrilled that you were able to experience the magic of Balboa Park at night --...More

Reviewed January 5, 2018

Booked Julie for a pre-Xmas photography walk in San Diego with the emphasis on learning tips & techniques for creative photography. My wife came along for the walk & historic interest, was press ganged into being my unpaid model. Julie had me complete a pre-walk...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Julie K, Owner at San Diego Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2018

Peter- I'm glad you got the blurring trolley shots and streaking headlights and tailights; you are now an expert at all things shutter speed related... including dissapearing people! Good luck with your photography!

Reviewed April 10, 2017

I booked a five hour private tour with Julie. I wanted to learn how to improve my photography, get more comfortable with manual shooting and did she teach me! For five hours she did a show and tell (and critique) and also gave information about...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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SanDiegoPhotoTo... J, Owner at San Diego Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2017

Bernadette - I loved your spirit, energy and enthusiasm toward photography and all of the new things I taught you, especially the 3 techniques for purposely moving the camera. I wish you the best of luck with your future pet photography business! As you suggested,...More

Reviewed March 31, 2017

It was not my first time in San Diego, so the challenge of Julie was to find some great sunset spots, where I haven't been before. Julie overcame all expectations she is a super pro guide, she knows the best time to visit any particular...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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SanDiegoPhotoTo... J, Owner at San Diego Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2017

Dmitry/Igor: I'm happy that we were able to do the tour very last minute. You both were a blast and I'm thrilled that we had both a beautiful golden hour and gorgeous sunset light. Hopefully next time you can come back for a longer stay!

Reviewed March 8, 2017

My husband gave me a four hour tour with Julie for my birthday. I am an amateur photography and we were visiting the San Diego area for a month. Julie brought me to another level with my skills through her enthusiastic and thorough instruction. I...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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SanDiegoPhotoTo... J, Owner at San Diego Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2017

I'm glad you got to know your camera better. I loved your excitement of discovering all the wonderful things you can do with slow shutter speeds and long exposures! And I'm thrilled that you got to use some of the new techniques which I taught...More

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philosophicguy
July 8, 2018|
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I do! Just do a search, in any search engine, for my company name "San Diego Photography Tours" or feel free to call me at 858.692.8402 -- Thanks!
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Hello Carol. Coronado is beautiful, you will love it if you have never been. Please email me directly at: info(at)sdphototours (or you can do it directly through Trip Advisor too - look for the "email" link near the map on... More
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