Join us for the tour seen on Seattle's "Evening Magazine" television show and written up in numerous publications including the Seattle Times, Washington Examiner, Puget Sound Business Journal, CultureMob and others. Shutter Tours has created a unique and fun Seattle tour, educating you about Seattle along with photography "mini lessons" to help you become a better travel photographer. Whether you have a simple point and shoot, disposable or high end camera, this tour is sure to help you improve your photo skills.
Your tour guide will take you through a century old alley of Seattle where you'll see Seattle's "Dirty Little Secret" the world famous Gum Wall as seen in National Geographic Magazine.
The Hammering Man
Learn the history behind Hammering Man and teach you unique ways to shoot the "Man".
Time will then be spent along the waterfront where you are sure to get some wonderful photos of the skyline and maritime activity.
Pike Place Market
Your last hour will then be spent with a tour of Pike Place Market where you will take all your photos skills learned in the previous two hours to the test. Here you'll see and experience street performers, Fish Markets with "Flying Fish", flower vendors, see the original Starbucks and so much more.
Just like all our tours, we "Focus" on getting you to the most picturesque locations and helping you become a better travel photographer. Shutter tours is rated a "Top 5" tour by those who rate us on Tripadvisor.com, so you know we are a trusted and respected company.
About the Tour
We limited group sizes to 8 or less to ensure a quality interactive tour with a trusted company and knowledgeable staff. This tour is also designed to help those that want to learn how to use their camera or brush up on their photo skills.
We also tour through some of the lesser know areas that offer fantastic photo opportunities with historical narratives. Unlike other tours, we give you ample time to create those great photographs and help you with getting to the right location, composition and giving you feedback throughout the tour.
Our itinerary ensures adequate time spent at each location allowing individual feedback and suggestions from our guides. We've done all the work and planning, so you can spend your time having a positive experience.