Exploring the Depth of Photography
This full-day tour takes in the best of Sanibel Island, including both a sunrise and a sunset, with the highlight being a visit to the Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge for some bird photography. This tour is limited to only five participants! DATE: December 30, 2013
Experience and photograph the splendor of one of the world’s most unique cities, while exploring the nooks and crannies of the surrounding region. This eight-day tour will be the journey of a lifetime!
DATES: March 14 – 21, 2014
This is the second of three amazing 2014 European photo tours with Vagabond Vistas and Private Italy Tours. Starting in Barcelona and taking in the Gaudi sites and more, the tour also visits the small city of Figueres (known for its Dali museum) and Cadaqués (on the Mediterranean Coast). This tour is an architectural and cultural photographers dream come true! DATES: April 25 – May 2, 2014
Does the use of a flash scare you? Or, maybe it doesn’t scare you, but it confuses you. You’re not alone. This single-evening workshop is all about demystifying one of the most useful accessories in your camera bag — indoors or outdoors. Learn how to optimize your use of light — both natural and artificial — without stress and with beautiful results.
DATE: November 14, 2013
So, you want to learn a thing or two about photography, but you’re having trouble finding a good match between your specific interests and what’s on offer in and around Asheville. Why not immerse yourself in unique and inspiring comfort at our comfortable RAD Studio / Gallery?
This tour tour begins in one of the most historic sections of the City of Brotherly Love, meandering its way through the nooks and crannies of Old City and Society Hill. The general theme of this Photo Tour is urban life, architectural detail and history. Visits to landmarks such as Elfreth’s Alley and Independence Hall will be interwoven with good old-fashioned walking the streets.
DATE: November 26, 2013
This is one of the most unique photo tours in the Vagabond Vistas repertoire. The penitentiary, now a popular Philadelphia museum, once held many of America’s most notorious criminals, including bank robber “Slick Willie” Sutton and “Scarface” Al Capone.
DATE: November 27, 2013
This is a full-day tour taking in the sites of Downtown Manhattan in all its high-rise glory, culminating with a spectacular twilight / night shoot of the Brooklyn Bridge from Brooklyn.
DATE: November 29, 2013
This full-day tour takes in some of Manhattan’s most popular neighborhoods, making its way through the Flatiron section, down to Greenwhich Village, including Union Square, Washington Square Park and the East Village. DATE: November date canceled.
This tour provides a taste of all the Big Apple has to offer, from the green landscape of Central Park, to the hustle and bustle street life in Midtown, to the concrete jungle and architecture. There is truly something in this for everyone!
DATE: 2014 Dates TBD
This six-hour tour begins at City Hall, making its way down the Ben Franklin Parkway to the steps of the Museum of Art, then finishing on a bridge overlooking the Schuylkill for a twilight / night skyline shoot.
DATE: 2014 Dates TBD
New Hope, PA and Lambertville, NJ are two of the most picturesque market towns in the Delaware Valley, and they are conveniently located across the river from each other. This popular tour takes in both towns.
DATE: 2014 Dates TBD
This seven-hour tour is all about Asheville’s most popular tourist attraction, taking in the exterior of the Biltmore House, as well as the gardens and surrounding estate grounds (e.g., Bass Pond, Antler Village, etc.). As photography is not permitted inside of the house, this tour only covers “outside”, though time will be permitted for participants to tour the house interior.
DATE: October 26, 2013
This full-day tour takes in the picturesque Dupont State Forest, where there is no shortage of waterfalls and nature photo ops. The tour will concentrate on Hooker Falls and Triple Falls, though there may be time for visits to both High Falls and Bridal Veil Falls.
DATE: October 27, 2013
This full-day tour takes in the popular Chimney Rock vista of Lake Lure and the surrounding valley (including views from Exclamation Point and Devil’s Head), as well as a hike down to the stunning 404-foot Hickory Nut Falls.
DATE: November 2, 2013