$49 for a Three-Hour Outdoor Photography Workshop from Chicago Photo Safaris ($99 Value)

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In a Nutshell

Photography instructors teach students camera functions as they lead tours around Millennium Park, Navy Pier, and Lincoln Park Zoo

The Fine Print

Expires 120 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy 5 additional as gifts. Online registration required. Subject to availability. Valid only for Navy Pier, Millenium Park, and Lincoln Park Zoo safaris. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

A picture is worth a thousand words, which is why a portrait of Lewis and Clark will not suffice for a 5,000-word history thesis. Say what you want to say with this Groupon.

$49 for a Three-Hour Chicago Photography Safari ($99 Value)

Participants travel to Chicago landmarks around Millennium Park, Navy Pier, or Lincoln Park Zoo, where seasoned instructors teach them how to use all types of cameras. They cover techniques such as controlling F-stops, adjusting shutter speeds, and reducing bunny ears. Shutterbugs then explore their destination while snapping shots. Students receive real-time photography critiques and suggested adjustments for producing vivid prints. You can choose from any of the day or night tours of Millennium Park, Navy Pier, or Lincoln Park Zoo.

Chicago Photo Safaris

Chicago Photo Safaris founder Gary Gullett enlists an eagle-eyed staff with a passion for helping amateur photographers capture their surroundings in captivating ways. A team of drivers, classroom instructors, and tour guides delivers photography education across all seven continents, as well as Amelia Earhart’s secret eighth continent. The staff members boast photography experience from institutions including Professional Photographers of America and National Geographic.


It was a perfect way to get started figuring out how to use my camera and get useful feedback.

Becky C., Yelp, 9/1/11

The entire Photo Safaris team is so passionate about what they do and are eager to share their knowledge in a fun, easy-to-understand way.

K M., Yelp, 10/8/12


97% of 30 customers

  • “I thoroughly enjoyed my time spent at Chicago Photo Safari. Dominque is knowgeable in her craft and an easy teacher to follow.”

  • “Great experience. Love the personalized attention!! I would definitely attend another one!”

  • “IT is a great company and I learned so much. I would go back there in a heartbeat! ”

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    The Loop

    78 E Washington St

    Chicago, Illinois 60602

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  2. B

    Near North Side

    600 East Grand Avenue

    Chicago, Illinois 60611


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  3. C

    Lincoln Park

    2200 N Cannon Dr.

    Chicago, Illinois 60614

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