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Downtown Polaroid Photography Workshop

Downtown Polaroid Photography Workshop

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I graduated art school with a degree in photography in 2009, start shooting Polaroid as an art form in 2008, and launched my wedding and lifestyle photography business in 2013. In the last 11 years as a Polaroid artist I've workshopped with the authors of "Instant Love - Making Magic & Memories on Polaroid" in Morocco, have been interviewed and featured on Polaroid.com, have had work shown in…
Briana
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What we’ll do

I will teach you how to use a vintage Polaroid camera (Polaroid Sx70 or Sx70 Sonar) or the new Polaroid OneStep2 (perfect for beginners!). I will explain the differences between these cameras and teach you about their shooting styles and the films they use. Together we will explore downtown Portland, look for interesting details and street scenes, and take Polaroids of all that we see. I will be…

What else you should know

Polaroid cameras (and their films) can be finicky creatures. I will teach you how to use them properly and give you tips on how to get the best images. Embrace imperfections & happy accidents!

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Coffee on Me While we go over the camera basics I'll treat you to a tasty drink from Stumptown.
Equipment
Polaroid Camera + Film You will use one of my own Polaroid cameras during this experience + I will provide you with 1 pack of Polaroid film.

What to bring

Walking Shoes
A Place to Store Your Polaroids - Keep them protected from light & keep them from bending.

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Where you'll be

We will meet in the lobby of Ace Hotel Portland - a beautiful spot with great light, good coffee, and a fun atmosphere. From there we will walk around Downtown Portland taking Polaroids of and/or near some of Portland's most famous landmarks including the Portland Stag Sign, Powell's Books, and VooDoo Doughnuts.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Polaroid cameras (and their films) can be finicky creatures. I will teach you how to use them properly and give you tips on how to get the best images. Embrace imperfections & happy accidents!
Briana
photo class
Downtown Polaroid Photography Workshop
7 reviews
£84 per person
7 reviews
£84 per person