Come and join me in the next public photo walk that I will be leading on Saturday morning. In this fun and informative photo walk, I will be sharing lots tips and ways to overcome your fears of doing photography on the streets. Many of these tips are true and tried out as I have put them in practice in the process of publishing daily updates on www.AntiguaDailyPhoto.com for over 8 years. I will also share many tips and photographic knowledge to help you capture more interesting and powerful photographs. You will learn valuable new skills and techniques to take your image-making to the next level!
If you are interested in attending a public photo walk, sign up now.
Time: 9am to 11am
Rendezvous: Máximo Nivel Intercultural Center, 6a avenida norte #16 y #16A, Antigua Guatemala
Info: +(502) 4569-4419 & (502) 5600 0493 or through the contact form.
Things to bring: Camera [any kind from smartphone to professional camera], notebook, hat, water bottle, plastic bag, umbrella and comfortable shoes.
Instagram, Twitter and Facebook Hash tags: #AntiguaPhotoWalks
Best day so far in Antigua
Rudy’s photowalk was fabulous. He set the stage beforehand with some great tips and advice, then challeged us to use the principles in the community. We were taken to some amazing places that we never would have found on our own. The information, stories and history were a lovely addition as well. I would recommend this to anyone who wants to see another side of Antigua, especially if you want to improve the memories you take home.
—Liz, Calgary, Canada
Highlight of my visit to Antigua!
Spent 2 weeks in Guatemala eco-volunteering and taking Spanish classes, one of the highlights of the trip was a photo walk (class) with Rudy Giron Photography! His passion both for his art and his city are infectious! I highly recommend anyone with an interest in photography and/or the history of the city to check his schedule for walks when you visit Antigua!!!
—Pam, Maryland, U.S.
A Fun, Approachable & Sublime Master of Photography!
The experience with Rudy exceeded all expectations. It was not just a marathon photo lesson, not just a “walk in the park,” not just a photo shoot. It was spending time being a fly on the wall, watching a master do his thing — getting in people’s faces, taking risks, warming up subjects so they agree to photos, catching them by surprise and then getting them in the palm of your hand. Concentration was on people/portraits, then on street scenes, then on capturing the beauty of a door or edifice. Willingly, Rudy shared hints about how to compose a riveting photo of a fashionable woman about to walk past him. What is amazing about Rudy is the extent to which he is willing to share his knowledge and his secrets (i.e. techniques he has honed over many years of professional photography). What’s more, he is warm and personable, as well as highly approachable. Plus, he’s ready to answer any questions, to comment (if you ask) on photos you’ve taken, and to offer suggestions, if you wish. If only there were a Rudy Giron in each magnificent or fascinating city around the world!
—Susan, Chicago, Illinois
About Rudy Girón: Light and street photography lover who has been publishing daily photographic and multimedia updates for over + 8years at AntiguaDailyPhoto.com, Antigua Guatemala’s number one multimedia resource in English for everything about the Guatemalan culture and traditions with a brand new web page every day! Also, director, partner and support for GuatemalaDailyPhoto.com and XelaDailyPhoto.com. Furthermore, Co-founder and ex-president of Antigua Guatemala’s Photo Club.
If you have any questions I am always ready to chat. These photo walks are meant to be of value for the complete beginner to the advanced amateur and professional photographer.