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Photo Class with Local Guide on SOCO

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Photo Class with Local Guide on SOCO

1 review
Paused through April 30. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English
photo shoot

Photo Class with Local Guide on SOCO

photo shoot

Photo Class with Local Guide on SOCO

1 review
Paused through April 30. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
1 hour
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Photography Class: Learning photography techniques while exploring the South Congress (SOCO) neighborhood. The combination of vibrant murals, quirky boutiques, endless eateries, and a relaxed vibe makes SOCO one of the most photogenic neighborhoods to explore! Since there is so much to see and experience, I will guide you to the best spots so you can take dynamic photos to showcase iconic murals and local landmarks. Not only will I serve as your local neighborhood guide, but I will also teach you the essential skills to improve your photography. Bring your friends and family, so we can concentrate on mastering the perfect portrait. Some of the photography techniques include: - Exposure Triangle: Aperture, Shutter Speed, ISO - Composition - Posing and Angles - Making the most of natural light

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  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

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    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Your host

Learn more about Eric

Eric

I am the owner of Skadson Photography, and I specialize in shooting portraits and live music in Austin. I’ve been living on South Congress for over two years. Prior to immersing myself in the art of photography, I served in the Navy and also taught at the elementary and high school levels. Though I taught professionally in the past, my passion has been deep-rooted in the art of photography. Now, I am living-out my dreams in the heart of Texas sharing my passion and enthusiasm with visitors like you! To view my work go to SkadsonPhotography.com Also, follow me on Instagram @EricSkadson

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Where you'll be

To start our tour, we will meet outside next to the iconic Magnolia Cafe sign at the intersection of South Congress Ave and Johanna Street. From there, we will head north start our photo-walk to visit famous murals: Love From Austin, I Love You, Won't You Be My Neighbor, Willie For President, and more! Our tour will conveniently end in the heart of the neighborhood at Home Slice Pizza, so you and your friends can continue exploring the area.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 6 and up can attend. Guests should have a camera or a smart phone to take pictures.

More tips

Individuals and groups are welcome -- "the more the merrier". You will be collaborating with group members and applying new skills. Please arrive hydrated and dressed appropriately for the weather. Plan to be outdoors 100% of the time and be prepared to walk up to one mile.
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Photo Class with Local Guide on SOCO
1 review
$50/person
1 review
$50/person