Experience Shanghai like you’ve never before with these interactive guided walking tours that will arm you with photography tips so you can capture amazing pictures of this great city in two hours – with whatever camera you have! Take a stroll through Shanghai and venture into the city’s most tucked away locations with photography teacher Maarten van der Meer, your course instructor, who will be providing you with tips and tricks to get the most out of your camera as you walk through Xintiandi, discover the lost streets of Shanghai at the Old Jewish Quarter and explore a little piece of Britain at Thames Town.
All ages and skill levels are welcome. Whether you’re a newbie or an experienced photographer, you’ll walk away with great pictures and an eye-opening experience. Spots are limited so book your spots now below!
Xintiandi at Night
Friday, February 10
Lucky draw: One free tripod will be given away at this tour
Master new camera skills and explore the wonderful streets of Shanghai at Xintiandi. Learn how to create impressive light effects through the right camera settings at night. As part of the tour, you will walk through the former French Concession and walk pass some of Shanghai’s biggest gangster villas, how exciting!
Old Jewish Quarter
Saturday, February 11
Discover the lost Jewish Quarter of Shanghai and your camera, with technical guidance on shooting and settings. Master new camera skills and explore these lost streets of Shanghai.
Sunday, February 12
Explore this funny little piece of Britain and get to know your camera with professional guidance on shooting and settings. It’s time to master new camera skills.
* ISO, shutter speed, aperture
* Light quality and metering
* Composition: rule of thirds
* Focus Control
* Long exposure tips and tricks
* Answer to all your questions
About the course instructor
Meet Maarten van der Meer – a passionate photographer living and working in Shanghai. With the completion of his studies on photography at the Academy of Fine Art in the Netherlands, Maarten loves to aimlessly wander around the streets of Shanghai and explore interesting spots. It is one of his personal missions to teach as many photography enthusiasts how to take better photos with their phones or cameras.
Check out his portfolio on his website
*PLEASE NOTE: In case of cancellation you may choose either to reschedule for another session or to receive reimbursement of any fees already paid with deduction of any third party ticketing-service fees.