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US West Coast Photography Road Trip

Discover the most worth shooting spots in the West Coast, including the famous Antelope Canyon and Yosemite National Park.

About This FotoTrip

  • FotoTrip ID: 1505
  • Start Date: 15 May 2021 (Sat) (Starts in 197)
  • Finish Date: 25 May 2021 (Tue)
  • Capacity: 12

About West Coast of United States of America

There are tons of photogenic landscape in United States. In this FotoTrip our experienced instructor will guide you taking amazing photographs across the West Coast of USA, including Antelope Canyon, Grand Canyon, Death Valley, Yosemite National Park and more!

Main Attractions

  • Griffith Observatory
  • Grand Canyon
  • Antelope Canyon
  • Las Vegas
  • Death Valley
  • Yosemite National Park
  • San Francisco Golden Bridge

I am a photography beginner. Can I join?

Absolutely! Our FotoTrip is designed for all levels of photographers. Our professional photography Instructor will guide you through all the shooting with the best composition and camera settings.

Photography Techniques You Will Learn

  • Various shooting techniques of Landscape Photography, giving more variations to your works.
  • How to correctly use photography filtesr to greatly enhance your photos without the need of post-editing.
  • Practical composition and framing techniques.
  • Photography techniques of sunrise, sunset and night scene.
  • Photography techniques of star, milky way, star trails.
  • How to fill the light for foreground in night scene.
  • Practical knowledge of various effects by using difference lens.
  • How to enhance the colors by using appropriate filters.
  • Advanced usage of tripod and shutter release cable with timer.

Base Fee

  • $3,898 (USD) (Shared room)
  • Single room supplement: $1,800 (USD)

Base fee included (except marked):

  • Local accommodations
  • Local transportation and meals
  • Entrance fee of listed spots and national parks
  • Professional Photography Instructor
  • Pre-trip photography skills seminar

Notes For Overseas Participants (Hong Kong)

  • For enrollment, please contact partnered travel agency in Hong Kong - Fever Adventure (License Number: 354212) - Email [email protected] or call +852 36950081
  • Hong Kong-USA return air ticket fee is approximately HK$6,500 with tax (Additional fee is not included). Final cost will be informed during enrollment.

Notes For Enrollment

  • Non-refundable deposit of $1,000 will be collected within 3 days of enrollment to confirm your placement.
  • The group will need at least 10 participants. If the requirement is not met this trip will be cancelled and all deposits will be refunded in the original payment method.
  • Balance is required to be settled within 45 days of departure.
  • We have no obligation to inform you about any changes on this page.
  • In case of failure to pair a room with another participant of the same gender, the participant will need to pay Single Room Supplement.
  • No changes can be made after the formal air ticket is issued.
  • Personal travel insurance is required for this FotoTrip.
  • Co-organized with Fever Adventure (Hong Kong Travel License no. 354212)

Itinerary

Day 1
Los Angeles、Griffith Observatory
Meet up at Los Angeles airport (LAX). Then go to Griffith Observatory for beautiful sunset, magic hour and night scene.
  • Best Western Plus Heritage Inn or similar
  • Meals included: Lunch and dinner
Day 2
Grand Canyon National Park
This day we will go to Grand Canyon National Park with star and milky-way shooting at night.
  • Red Feather Lodge or similar
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 3
Continue to explore Grand Canyon National Park
Explore and take photos on Grand Canyon South Rim. Shoot creative images of Grand Canyon at sunrise and sunset. If weather is suitable, we will go to shoot startrails with Grand Canyon as the foreground.
  • Red Feather Lodge or similar
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 4
Desert View Watch Tower, Horseshoe Bend
After taking photos at Desert View Watch Tower in the morning, we will arrive Page where impressive sunset photos will be taken in Horseshoe Bend. Rest well at night and prepare for more shooting next day.
  • Sleep Inn & Suites Page At Lake Powell or similar
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 5
"Magical" Antelope Canyon
We will join Canyon-X Photography Tour which is absoultely not a normal antelope tour! Students can enjoy shooting in the antelope canyon with tripod and very few people around. If we have time, we will visit the amazing Glen Canyon Dam as well.
  • Sleep Inn & Suites Page At Lake Powell or similar
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 6
Las Vegas
All of us can relax and enjoy in the Las Vegas! Besides sight-seeing along the Strip, you can also try your luck in various casino or have a fruitful buffet dinner.
  • Linq Hotels or simliar
  • Meals included: Breakfast
Day 7
Death Valley
After relaxing in Las Vegas, it is time for more creative shooting! Our group will go through Death Valley National Park and take photos on the famous landscape and also Zabriskie Point. We will have a buffet lunch in the park.
  • Yosemite View Lodge or similar
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 8
Yosemite National Park
We will explore and shoot at Yosemite National Park all day. Our photography instructor will guide you through all the shootings at sunrise, sunset and magic hours. We will also take star and milky way photos at night! Famous spots sunch as Tunnel View, El Capitan, Falf Dome, Sentinel Rock ,Glacier Point and so on will all be visited.
  • Yosemite View Lodge or similar
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 9
Yosemite National Park, San Francisco
If there is enough time, we will visit some of the great points in Yosemite before heading to take photos on the Golden Bridge at San Francisco with sunset or magic hour.
  • Hotel Whitcomb or similar
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 10
San Francisco
In the morning we will go to Battery Spencer for photo shooting. Then we will visit Pier 39 before heading to Twin Peak for car trails photos (if time allowed).
  • Overseas participants will go to airport at night. Local USA participants can arrange accomodations by themselves if needed.
  • Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 11
Going back to Los Angeles
USA local participants can arrange transportation by themselves or go back to Los Angeles with instructors with the same vehicle.
  • Self-arranged accomodation
  • Meals included: none

Base Fee: $3,898


Fee Included (Except Marked):

  • Local Accommodation
  • Local Transportation
  • Most of the Meals
  • Entrance fee/Ticket
  • Photography Instructor

Fee Excluded:

  • Air ticket departed from overseas
  • Tips for Tour Guide
  • Self-paid Events

SPECIALITY


  1. For Beginners To Intermediate
  2. Designed By Photographers
  3. NOT General Tour
  4. Guided By Photography Instructor
  5. FREE Pre-trip Photography Seminar
  6. Photography And Experience Included

ENQUIRY


[email protected]
+1 (626) 534-1129 (TEXT )

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