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James Christie Photography - Edinburgh Photography Tours Limited

Edinburgh EH1 3BJ , Scotland
+44 7795 337778
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This was a Christmas present as I had not got round to booking a tour myself, wish I had done it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
birdmanandy
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Edinburgh Photography Walking Tour

Fabulous! Very professional. Lots of information, personable, good stories and fabulous locations... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Cheetah56
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Edinburgh EH1 3BJ , Scotland
Broughton & Calton
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a Christmas present as I had not got round to booking a tour myself, wish I had done it sooner. I now know how to use my DSLR camera on manual mode and how to take a better picture. James also knows the...More

1  Thank birdmanandy
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fabulous! Very professional. Lots of information, personable, good stories and fabulous locations for photos.

1  Thank Cheetah56
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I attended James's course while on holiday in Edinburgh, and it was outstanding. Firstly, we only had one camera and James lent me a camera for the course at no extra charge. James provides a course that covers camera technique with explanations...More

1  Thank QuanoKeki
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I undertook a tour with James. I had some intrepitation about how this would pan out due to my mobility issues. No need to worry as James very quickly put us at ease and tailored the tour in his vehicle to suit....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a really great experience on this photography tour with James - a very interesting guy. It was great that he went through the manual settings on the camera and "rules" of photography for those who were unfamiliar with the settings but even more interesting...More

1  Thank KaraM0202
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a beautiful, sunny day, it was fun to join James in his guided photography tour. James was patient, encouraging and informative. I think this format of tour would be particularly rewarding for photographers with DSLR or mirrorless who have not yet made the jump...More

2  Thank jaggieb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I did the tour in April, and although the weather was quite stormy and chilly, we really enjoyed the trip. Our goal was to learn how to shoot in manual mode and James certainly helped us to accomplish it - he really...More

1  Thank Julia R
James C, Owner at James Christie Photography - Edinburgh Photography Tours Limited, responded to this review

Hello Julia, Thank you very much for your five star review of our group photography tour. I am very happy that you and your husband, Tobias got so much from the tour, even tho' English is not your first language. I would however like to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had an absolutely wonderful time on this tour. Well worth the money for an amazing guided tour and exceptional lessons on the ins-and-outs of using our camera, lighting and composition of shots. We particularly loved the section of the tour learning...More

1  Thank Alison D
James C, Owner at James Christie Photography - Edinburgh Photography Tours Limited, responded to this review

Hello Ali, Thank you for the fantastic review. I am pleased to see that you and your newly acquired husband, Huon, enjoyed the tour so much. I was also happy to provide a DSLR for Huon to use at no extra charge. I hope you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I just finished this tour and I can't rave enough about it! I learned more about photography in general and my camera in particular, then I have from three previous workshops I have attended. James is extremely knowledgeable, personable, and patient. He took the time...More

1  Thank MB1769
James C, Owner at James Christie Photography - Edinburgh Photography Tours Limited, responded to this review

Hello Mark, Thank you for your stunning review of our Edinburgh group photography tour. I am very pleased that the world of manual mode photography is no longer a mystery to you. If you are ever back in Edinburgh, please get in touch. Sincerely James...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent tour from the perspectives of learning, understanding and practising a different approach to making photographs. This includes using the camera and seeing and composing the right picture. I learned a lot about photographic techniques and the history and sights of Edinburgh in a...More

1  Thank Don J
James C, Owner at James Christie Photography - Edinburgh Photography Tours Limited, responded to this review

Hello Don, Your fantastic review means a lot to me. As you are an experienced amateur photographer, the fact you learned so much from our group Edinburgh photography tour pleases me immensely. I'm sure you will put your new found understanding and skills to great...More

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priya_ban
Would like to visit Edinburgh for 2 nights.... What are the must sees. I will drive down from Birmingham. Thanks PRIYA ( from india)
21 April 2016|
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Response from James C | Property representative |
Can you please be more specific Priya? Our tours take in everything you should see in Edinburgh. If you are going to be travelling throughout Scotland, I would need to know where you are going? If you have any further... More
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Amanda H
This looks like an amazing tour! My mom, sister and I will only be in Edinburgh for one day and we want to be sure we hit some of the must-sees. Do you have a general list of the sights that you visit?
6 August 2015|
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Response from James C | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. If you visit our website you can view all the details there, sadly TripAdvisor will not allow me to publish a hyperlink here
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Suka W
Hi there, I am going to this tour tomorrow, yet James still haven't responded to my email. I am just wondering where everyone is going to meet up. Thank you!
4 June 2015|
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Response from James C | Property representative |
Hello Suka, Your confirmation e-mail has been sent. Check your e-mail in-box. Look forward to meeting you tomorrow
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