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F-Stops and Shutter Speeds 101 - Downtown

Portland Photo Tour

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The perfect place for beginners to get started. Finally, understand your camera's settings. You will never want to shoot in "Auto" mode again!

What You'll Get

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Stop At: Hotel Lucia, 400 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97205, USA

Lesson on basic camera settings and composition in a comfortable setting

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Pioneer Courthouse Square, 701 SW 6th Ave Broadway between Morrison and Yamhill, Portland, OR 97204-1410

Practice what was learned in the lesson at Hotel Lucia. Receive feedback from instructor. Additional lessons and shooting exercises.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Director Park, 815 SW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97205-3084

Practice what was learned in the lesson at Hotel Lucia. Receive feedback from instructor. Additional lessons and shooting exercises.

Duration: 30 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Cancellation due to very poor weather is up to the discretion of the instructor. Should the tour be canceled for this reason, you will have the option of receiving a full refund or rescheduling the tour
  • Capable of walking 1.5 miles carrying your equipment
  • Each attendee must sign a waiver before tour
  • Maximum of 6 people per booking
  • Minimum attendance numbers apply. Tour could be canceled with refund if minimum requirements are not met.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Perfect for beginner to advanced hobbyists  
  • Please arrive 15 mins before scheduled tour time
  • Please wear good walking shoes and proper attire for the weather- hooded raincoat, windbreaker, etc.
  • Prior to your photo tour and with the aid of your manual, please become familiar with the location of these settings on your camera- f-stops, shutter speeds, ISO, white balance, center/single point focusing and exposure compensation. You do not need to know how ti use these settings, just where they are located on your camera. 
  • Requirements: DSLR or mirrorless camera, Wide angle or Standard lens
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
  • Professional Photographer Guide

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

2 hours 30 minutes

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

Voucher Info
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The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Portland Photo Tour in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

  • Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates.
  • Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment.
  • Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale and Extraordinary Event Policy do not apply.
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  • Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.

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