A House of Cards: The Icons of Capitol Hill

A House of Cards: The Icons of Capitol Hill

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Deception? Intrigue?  Conspiracy?  Capitol Hill in Washington DC is where it all takes place!  It also happens to be one of the city’s best places to learn the techniques of travel and architectural photography!

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Monuments and Memorials - Half Day

Monuments and Memorials - Half Day

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Learn how to take great pictures BEFORE you go on that expensive trip! Join our standard Monuments and Memorials workshop, offered every Wednesday and Saturday, in which Paris-trained architectural photographer E. David Luria takes you to some of the most popular monuments and historic buildings in Washington.

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One Day Intense Wildlife and Nature Photography Workshop

One Day Intense Wildlife and Nature Photography Workshop

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Escape the heat in Shenandoah National Park as instructor Sean Quintilian attempts to pack 25 years of nature photography experience into 1 day!

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Ghostly Photo Walks In Lafayette Park!

Ghostly Photo Walks In Lafayette Park!

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Don’t believe in ghosts, eh?  We will quickly change your mind on this new photo Safari taking place at Ghost Central: Lafayette Park, by the White House!

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SNAPS!  Special Safari Adventures  for Smartphone and Tablet Camera  Users

SNAPS!  Special Safari Adventures for Smartphone and Tablet Camera Users

Sunday, August 3, 2014

With our extensive knowledge of the DC area, we will take you to the BEST locations for the Ultimate Selfie and for creating your own phone-cam’s portfolio of postcard-perfect pictures!

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Faces, Not Places!

Faces, Not Places!

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Professional event photographer and Washington Photo Safari director E. David Luria will give you very useful tips on how (and how not) to take posed and unposed photos of the people you know, how to capture candid moments of people you do NOT know in crowded marketplaces or on street scenes—in short: how to take pictures that really tell the PEOPLE story of your trip!

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Warbirds In Flight: Radio-Controlled Model Airplanes!

Warbirds In Flight: Radio-Controlled Model Airplanes!

Saturday, September 13, 2014

How would you like to photograph or video military jet aircraft being prepared for flight, taking off, buzzing the airfield, doing dogfights in the sky, and then landing on a short runway?

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See Washington D.C. in a whole new way—through your Camera!

If you love to take pictures and travel, come join one of our photo Safaris! A professional photographer takes you around the monuments of Washington DC or other domestic and international travel locations, while giving you tips on composition, lighting, and exposure. We know all the great spots, and you’ll have a lot of fun while learning how to take postcard-quality pictures!

Established in 1999, Washington Photo Safari™ is one of the nation’s leading providers of photography training field trips. We offer over 150+ unique itineraries, with 2-hour, half-day and full-day photo tours every week, all year long. These sessions are for photographers at any skill level with any kind of camera, digital or film.

Washington Photo Safari™ is top-rated in Viator, Google, and a winner of Trip Advisor’s Certificate of Excellence.

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Help Me Choose

Washington Photo Safari Calendar We offer an exciting array of Safaris every month, rain or shine. If you know when you’d like to go, check out our Safari Calendar.

Click on any Safari to see its full description, registration information and instructor bio.

Washington Photo Safari Themes and TopicsWant to explore a certain area around Washington DC? Or, perhaps you want to learn about shooting at night, or what all those fiddly settings on your camera actually DO. We offer lots of different Safaris around specific themes and topics.

Still need help? See our Help Me Improve page for some inspiration.

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