TOUR HIGHLIGHTS: Lightpainting * Colorful Cliffs * Reflections * Boston Views * Stone Blocks * Colorful Graffiti
TOUR DESCRIPTION: This is a former stone quarry, located approximately 20 miles south of Boston. It is now filled in, but rocky cliffs remain, many of them covered in colorful graffiti.
We will start at the parking lot with a short talk about basic settings for night photography, and an introduction to using flashlights and light gadgets to provide your own lighting at night.
Each participant will receive a sheet with information about basic settings for cameras for this kind of photography.
There will be a brief orientation to the site, and then the fun begins.
LENGTH: 3 Hours (meet at twilight, approx 6:45 -7pm, exact time will be given with confirmation)
TRANSPORTATION: This is a walking tour that does not require transportation. You will need transportation to get yourself to the meeting place which will be provided with the tour confirmation.
SUGGESTED EQUIPMENT AND EXPERTISE:
DSLR or mirror-less camera with manual control capabilities, Tripod, and at least one flashlight. Colored flashlights, glow sticks, light sabers, will add to this experience. The tour guide will provide some light gadgets that participants can use.
PHOTOGRAPHIC FOCUS: The tour guide won't be shooting, but will be available to help participants with ideas, tips and techniques for creating some fun images. Participants will learn the basics of light painting and drawing using flashlights and light gadgets to provide lighting in night photography, and to add forms and shapes to a landscape.
STRENUOUSNESS: not strenuous
MIN # OF PARTICIPANTS: 4
MAX # OF PARTICIPANTS: 6
CANCELLATION: Tour can be cancelled by the attendee for a full refund up to 10 days prior to the event. This is an outdoor tour, which is dependent on weather. We will not be able to take photos in rain or snow, but will provide a rain date close to the scheduled event. In case of tour cancellation or rescheduling, a refund can be issued.