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The art of seeing through a new lens

The art of seeing through a new lens

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Food, drinks, and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

For over thirty years, photography has been my passion and profession. I've been lucky enough to channel my knowledge and experience into my nonprofit organization, the ASA Foundation. My current passion project is Camp Enlightenment, a photo and cinematography school for disadvantaged youth. There are five key skills that I teach anyone who wants to strengthen their skills in photography, and I…

About ASA Foundation

Our mission is to inspire people to view their world through a different lens. Using the photographic and design technology arts, The ASA Foundation brings awareness and empowerment to the unseen, the underrepresented, and especially low-income young people, to succeed in a world driven by technology.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to ASA Foundation. .

What we’ll do

We're going to learn five unique, creative photo techniques using merely the camera on your phone, apps, and a few small props that we will provide. These photo techniques are the same ones the youth at Camp Enlightenment are taught to help expand their eye in photography and strengthen their creativity. We will visit spots that I've discovered to be some of the most visually interesting areas of…

What I’ll provide

Food and drink at the cafe or coffee shop that we edit photos in
Bottled Water and Champagne by the Golden Gate Bridge
Photography props and a framed image of your favorite photo

What to bring

Cell phone
Cell phone charger
Jacket or sweater (dress for the weather)
Comfortable walking shoes
A creative and positive open mind

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Where you'll be

During this experience, we will be taking on unique and beautiful sites from a new angle. When we visit Fort Point, you will get a front-row view of the Golden Gate Bridge as well as a piece of San Francisco's history. At Golden Gate Park, you will see the landscape of California through a whole new lens, and after you shoot in Downtown San Francisco, the city sites will never look the same.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 10 and up can attend.


This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

What to bring

Cell phone
The art of seeing through a new lens
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