Summer-Weekend Photo-Instruction and Sights Tour for One or Two from PhotoTour DC (Up to 51% Off)

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A professional photographer leads guests on a walking tour of DC, pointing out memorable sights and imparting photography tips

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Promotional value expires 180 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Limit 1 per person per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Online registration required; subject to availability. 48-hr cancellation notice required. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Must bring your own camera. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Walking tours let you explore the very sidewalks where that city's famous denizens once strolled and yelled, "I'm famous and I will live forever!" at passing cars. Feel the history beneath your feet with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $49 for a summer-weekend photo-instruction and DC-sights tour for one (a $99 value)
  • $89 for a summer-weekend photo-instruction and DC-sights tour for two (a $178 value)

Expert instructors lead camera-wielding students through a meandering tour of DC, pointing out memorable shots and helping students capture the sights with an eye for composition.

PhotoTour DC

Lynford Morton doesn't like to be called an instructor. Instead, he prefers photo coach. To Lynford, coaching more accurately describes his process of giving advice and support and boosting confidence in photographers as they actively snap shots of their subjects. His teaching method sticks to this sports analogy, as he first forms a foundation of photography principles—a playbook of sort. Then during hands-on sessions, photographers practice using techniques and calling audibles to get clouds into the right position. Since Lynford keeps most classes at a ratio of 1 to 12 or fewer, he can guide students with tips or illustrate a point with a teaching app on his iPad.

Lynford has always loved to tell stories with pictures. His father, a self-taught photographer from a village on St. Kitts, fueled Lynford's passion at an early age—which he later bridged with a photojournalism college major and a career in public relations. Now, he walks the historic streets of DC each weekend with troops of eager photographers anxious to tell their own visual stories.

Customer Reviews

Lynford was fabulous! He was so patient and great at explaining how to use the camera!
Jane B. · July 21, 2013
Excellent experience and good teaching.
B P. · June 30, 2013
Wonderful, instructive and a very pleasant way to spend a morning. I thoroughly enjoyed PhotoTour D.C. Thank you!
Tara F. · February 20, 2013
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