The Santa Monica Close-up photo walk is a two hour guided tour led by Photojournalist Fabian Lewkowicz. Fabian is a freelance press photographer for the Santa Monica Daily Press, Santa Monica Mirror and the Santa Monica Observer and publishes SantaMonicaCloseup.com, a photo journal of every-day life in Santa Monica.
Learn the secrets of street photography and ways to capture candid moments while learning about Santa Monica’s rich history, interesting facts and its many beautiful, photo opportunities from a renowned fine art photographer/photojournalist..
The tour is conducted in a small group setting for a more personalized experience, which will enable you to capture memorable images that you will be proud to show to family and friends and possibly exhibit in a gallery or enter in a photo contest.
The photo walk tour is for beginners to advance photographers. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Photos can be captured from camera phones, to point and shoot cameras, to advanced single-lens reflex (SLR) cameras.
Walking the neighborhoods is the best way to capture Santa Monica’s beauty while improve your composition skills.
Some of the photo ops you will visit and capture are several public art installations, breath taking seascapes, coastline, the historic Santa Monica Pier, the original muscle beach and iconic Palisades Park, all that have been featured on countless movies, commercials, magazines, TV and many other media.