Operated By: Colorado Wilderness Rides and Guides
Description: Boulder is one of the most photogenic cities in America, surrounded by the iconic Flatirons, majestic snow-capped mountains, historical 20th century architecture, and a host of colorful characters. This tour is for those who want to improve their urban and natural photography skills. We’ll explore Boulder’s scenic points and our expert guides will help you improve your technique in color, exposure, and angle, as we see the best of Boulder’s landscape.
Itinerary: We’ll start in vibrant and colorful downtown Boulder, with it’s brick architecture, historic theater and hotels, and exciting life, set in a backdrop of mountains, hills, and the Flatirons. Afterwards we’ll drive through Chautauqua Park with it’s dazzling mountain view and up Flagstaff Road, one of the highest vantage points in Boulder, where we’ll be able to overlook Boulder and Denver. Along the way we’ll learn about photography technique and work on skills.
Not included in our rates: Eldorado Canyon State Park entrance fees, which are $10 per person per week and are payable directly to the park upon entrance (for any tours in Eldorado Canyon SP); and gratuities for your guide (the amount is at your discretion, but the recommended gratuity is 15-20%). Note: groups of 6 or more are charged a 20% service charge (guide gratuity).
Special Notes: Clients are expected to bring own camera gear. Our goal is to help educate our guests on their own equipment. We can arrange special camera, lenses, or photography equipment for an additional charge. Each day is based on guest educational and photography goals.
Difficulty Description: Easy
What to Bring: Sent with trip confirmation