When in Rome, learn the techniques of photography on this guided, 3-hour, small-group walking tour. With nearly 3,000 years of globally influenced art, architecture, and culture on display, this capital city of Italy is the ideal classroom. Choose from one of four routes. This unique 'photowalk' offers participants an authentic city adventure and rare opportunity to experience Rome from an insider's perspective. Learn from a professional photographer how to properly compose images, how to create dramatic effects based on the lighting conditions, and so much more.
- Learn how to incorporate lighting conditions to create dramatic photo
- Learn how to capture the atmosphere of a particular scene
- Learn how to compose a photograph to get the maximum effect
This unique 'photowalk' begins in Central Rome with a professional photographer tour guide who will point out the specific details of photography that are oftentimes not seen by the untrained eye. Learn the best places — and the best angles — in which to take pictures on each of the four given routes. The guide is not only an expert in photography, but also a Rome insider with an in-depth knowledge of the city.
Learn the basics of how to properly compose an image using the rule of thirds. Learn how to incorporate the current lighting conditions to create a more dramatic photograph, and what to look for to tell a story with each image. Also, learn how to take great shots of not only iconic landmarks in Rome — like the Colosseum, the Pantheon, and St. Peter’s Basilica — but also those places many people are unfamiliar with.
Choose from one of the following four routes:
Ancient Rome Tour: Colosseum, Pantheon, Capitoline Hill, Theatre of Marcellus, Roman Ghetto, Turtle Fountain
Vatican Route Tour: Pantheon, St. Peter’s Basilica, Piazza Navona, Ponte Sant'Angelo and Castel Sant'Angelo
Rome Grand Tour: Capitoline Hill, Piazza Navona, Pantheon, Temple of Hadrian, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps, Villa Medici, Piazza del Popolo
Hidden Rome Tour: Ponte Sant'Angelo, Piazza Navona, Piazza di Pasquino, Palazzo Farnese, Campo de' Fiori, Palazzo Spada, Trastevere, Piazza di Santa Maria