Take professional photographs of New York City! Explore and discover New York City with Allan Einhorn, professional photographer and native New Yorker. Bring your own digital camera and spend the day learning new techniques and working with your camera settings to give you that "unforgettable shot." Guests are expected to have a basic understanding of how their camera operates.
Each date is unique and exciting. At the beginning of every tour, each guest photographer will be given a "how-to tip sheet" to capture the best shot using their own camera. Tours will last 2 to 3 hours.
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Established in: 1980
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Private tours are offered May through December. The average private tour runs about three hours and includes hands-on photo instruction by a professional photographer and native New Yorker. Guests should bring their own camera and be reasonably familiar with its operations.
Private custom photo tours of Manhattan. At the beginning of each tour, guests receives a print-out of 15 tips for taking better photographs.
What better way to capture New York City through the camera lens than to spend a day with professional New York City photographer, Allan Einhorn. Over a two to three hour period, Allan will introduce to you a variety of photography techniques using your own digital camera. Learn to work with the natural lighting and camera angles to capture the best photo possible. This photo tour is ideal for New Yorkers and tourists who want to learn more about the art of photography and take some beautiful shots of New York City's skylines and street-scapes. At the beginning of every tour, each guest photographer will be given a "how-to tip sheet" for immediate instruction on how to be a better photographer.
With his love for photography and his skill in capturing a "perfect moment in time," Allan Einhorn has been photographing people and places for over 25 years. As he began working with digital cameras, he expanded his subject matter to include nature and city-scapes. His creativity and unique perspective can be seen in his surreal photographs untouched by PhotoShop — he is a truly gifted photographer.
Photography tour days may be arranged in several ways. While the typical tour is designed for those who have their own digital cameras, private tours may be arranged for those who do not own a camera and would like to be photographed in New York City. Private tours may be arranged by calling and will be priced according to the tour type, number of people in the party, number of locations and duration of the Photo Tour. Tour prices will differ depending upon the requests. Photo opportunity areas may be suggested or selected from a suggested list.
Allan is a life-long photographer, having owned his own Portrait Studio in Park Slope, Brooklyn for many years and was a photography instructor for three years in the Hamptons. In addition, Allan Einhorn studied photography at The New School in New York City and continues to study, taking advanced photo workshops at the International Center for Photography (ICP) in Manhattan.
Experience the wonders of New York and learn how to take better photos while on your private Photo Walking Tour with a Professional Photographer.
Location choices for your Private Photo Walking Tour can
include Central Park, Brookly Bridge, Chinatown & Little Italy, Grand Central Station, Times Square and the Theater District.
Tours usually start at 10am or 3pm and run for about 3 hours,
and can be tailored to your schedule and location interests.