BARCELONA PHOTOWALK is a photographic city tour mainly aimed at tourists visiting Barcelona, created by Stefano Politi Markovina, a professional photographer. By discovering this exciting city on foot, participants learn how taking creative images of picturesque places they see. Stefan’s duty is to unveil the most relevant photographic techniques and teach single participants how transmitting emotions and story telling into the photos they are shooting.
Stefano is an Italian professional travel photographer living in Barcelona. He explored over 60 countries worldwide, so far, including distant destinations such as Patagonia, Tibet, Easter Island, South Africa, Yemen, Burma. His travel photos are licensed worldwide for both commercial and editorial purposes trough the world’s leading providers of imagery such as Alamy or Getty Images. His travel images are constantly published by international newspapers, magazines or travel guides like Lonely Planet, The Guardian, Conde Nast Traveller, Rough Guides, etc.
The four-hour photo walks let participants discover the charming and picturesque corners of Born, Barri Gotic and Raval´s historical districts in a friendly and relaxing atmosphere.
The photographic tour normally starts with a 40-minute class of photography and also during the tour, Stefano gives more useful photographic tips and suggestions. Basically, participants are learning about:
- the importance of the quality, direction and reflection of natural light;
- how incorporate “emotion” and “atmosphere” into photography;
- to better photograph buildings, streets and public places;
- to apply the “rules” of photographing cityscapes and the buildings and spaces within;
- the basic elements of perspective, ISO, shutter, exposure, shooting in RAW, white balance and more useful techniques to make you a good photographer.
To discover and experience an even more magical atmosphere of Barcelona, Stefano organizes a night photographic tour through the most pretty and illuminated corners of the Old City.
The photographic tours of BARCELONA PHOTOWALK are aimed at photographers owning a reflex camera or digital cameras with manual settings. This tour is definitely a different way of discovering one of the most exciting and vibrant European cities and offers an original way of bringing home an unforgettable trip souvenir.
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