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New York City Photo Safari

Open Now: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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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...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
New York City, NY 10023
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I live right across the river in New Jersey, so I know the City very well, but I signed up for the Times Square at night workshop because it was sounded interesting and was something I've never done before (In fact despite coming to NYC...More

Thank Derek C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Zim was so knowledgeable! She taught me so many features on my phone camera that I never knew existed! She was patient and had me looking at buildings in a whole new perspective. We were in a group of 4 and got plenty of attention...More

Thank Susie K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Totally enjoyed the afternoon photo safari with Zim. She was friendly, knowledgeable and her great sense of humor put us at ease as we learned. I used only my cell phone camera and learned a ton about what it could do! On the spot composition...More

Thank LightPacker148916
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Zim was awesome. Great teacher. She showed me things on my camera and Iphone that I never knew could happen or even work. LOL!! She is very smart, funny and a great tour guide. I would definitely recommend her in a minute. This was my...More

Thank ergrasso
Reviewed 9 September 2018

First up, I have never ever been even remotely good with street/building photography. That has changed, Zim took me out of my comfort zone of average photos and moved me to where I wanted/needed to be in less than 3 hours. Along the way, giving...More

1  Thank EGSolomon1968
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I choose this tour after reading raving reviews on TripAdvisor. Was looking to view the city through the eyes of a photographer, and learn new skills. Zim’s tour was nothing short of perfect. She encouraged all skill levels to push their respective boundaries. Her focus...More

Thank Eckart T
Reviewed 16 August 2018

I have been a long time resident of NYC and have visited Central Park many times...however never with the idea to photograph it at night. This was a wonderful chance to see Central Park with a different view. NYC Photo Safari was the right group...More

Thank photoguy2018
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This was a great tour. My girlfriend wanted to get more in to taking pictures of architecture and when I read the reviews I knew this was the right tour to take. Zim does a great job of taking you around and critiquing shots so...More

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

I took this photography course w Zim on a beautiful sunny Friday. Zim was wonderful, she took the time to get to know me, know what I was looking to learn, and then spent the remainder of the class teaching me to push past my...More

Thank byrnesjhl
Reviewed 11 August 2018

As many reviews did already say: Zim is simply the best! She made me try different perspectives again and again until the photo was really brilliant. Thus I learned to use new angles to improve my skills. Zim is friendly and yet insisting and made...More

1  Thank flashsylvie
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iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
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12 June 2018|
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