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New York City Photo Safari

915 reviews
New York City, NY, USA
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About New York City Photo Safari
Want to take home great photos of your NYC visit? Join NYC Photo Safari for a unique photographic experience to sharpen your photography skills. Led by published industry professionals, our photo walking tours of New York are for small groups & individual photographers; from beginner to advanced amateur levels. You'll take home skills and memories for a lifetime.
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55 reviews
Capture some of the Big Apple's most iconic destinations and locations on this fast-paced 2.5-hour photography tour lead by a professional photographer. You'll learn how to take the best shots, frame images with your lens, and more as you make your way through city streets, parks, and landmarks. Stop at the Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center, Central Park, and other top attractions.
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$100.00 per adult
25 reviews
Spend two and a half hours strolling through the scenic walkways of Central Park on this photography tour that's perfect for all skill levels. Learn the art of scouting for the perfect image from your professional photographer guide. You'll see famous sites, destinations that inspired movies and music, and learn about the history and architecture as you snap photos of this iconic New York City destination.
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$100.00 per adult
8 reviews
Spend three hours exploring the architectural landmarks of New York City on this epic photographic adventure through the Big Apple's top attractions. Visit Times Square, Grand Central, Bryant Park, the Chrysler Building and more. Learn how to capture the perfect image and master natural lighting from your professional photographer guide. Whether you're new to the camera or an avid shooter, this is the perfect tour for you!
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$100.00 per adult
8 reviews
Experience the beauty and the life of New York City after dark on this incredible photography tour that takes place mostly in Times Square. Learn expert techniques from your professional photographer guide and master various lighting and conditions during this 2.5-hour interactive tour experience.
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$120.00 per adult
Central Park Night Time Photo Tour
4 reviews
Discover one of New York’s most iconic landmarks after dark—and brush up on your photography skills, too—during this evening tour. With just a guide and a small group for company, you’ll set off to explore Central Park. Come ready to see the sights, and bring along a digital camera with manual overrides and a tripod; your professional photographer guide will share all the tips you need to become a skilled nighttime snapper.
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$100.00 per adult
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I had a blast during this photo tour Zim is very knowledgeable and very helpful giving her insights on the shots I wanted to create. Would recommend and do again!

Thank kevingD6124ZC
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Every time I have the opportunity to visit NYC, I make it a point to book a trip with Photo Safari! Zim is amazing! She has an unmatched ability to teach. Booking a trip with her is worth every penny and then some.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank BGoodwin37
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an afternoon. Glorious weather, friendly fellow 'toggers in Toral & Patrick. Zim was our guide and boy is she good. From how to take a straight pic of the ESB to getting the best angle for striking photos of your subject. Expect to be...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank AndrewM5216
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did a private one on one tour with Zim for a photo tour of New York City. Zim is very patient in teaching and helping students achieve to their fullest potential. I have photos to last a lifetime from my tour. I learned so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank H611PZdavidb
Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a great time and learned so much out teacher was awesome ask for Zim if you can we learned so much about how to view our photos from different angles

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Yoyo124438
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did the Iconic New York Tour part 1 and cannot wait to join part 2. Zim is an awesome, excellent guide, straight forward and gives you constructive feedback, pushes you to take better photos. Don't be lazy, use your feet and come with whatever...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank sylwiap469
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Wife and I had a great experience with Zim the tour guide. We learned about cameras as well as taking better photos. Zim would question the reason you took the type of picture she asked. Don't be greedy, when I ask you to take...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Dan512Simms
Reviewed 1 week ago

Zim was an excellent guide and mentor on our photo safari in and around Grand Central Terminal. She's very knowledgeable, funny and a good teacher for those of us who aren't as experienced as she on how to take excellent photographs. We're thinking of taking...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Tony M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great 3 hour safari tour through Central Park. Our instructor Zim was fantastic: personable, fun and very knowledgeable. The best part was to learn to see things with a different eye. You can read on technical tips, it is much harder to improve the composition...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ChD104
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the Iconic New York Tour, part 2. It was a great little workshop. Our group leader, Zim, was knowledgeable in all aspects of photography, had wonderful suggestions and taught us some camera settings to make the rest of our vacation even easier photograph....More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from NYCPhotoSafari | Property representative |
Yes, we do. During the registration process on our website there is an option to rent a camera. Let us know if you have any further questions. You can contact us directly at info@newyorkcityphotosafari
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