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Israel Photography Tour

Tel Aviv, Israel
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Private Night Photo Tour of Jerusalem

I found Laurie online and booked a 4 hour private photo tour for my boyfriend as a birthday... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2018
BayouMango
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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A Great Person and Highly Recommend

First of all Laurie is a great person and very generous. He was very responsive and accommodating... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2018
jb12018
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Over 20 years experience in running photo tours and workshops around the world. Israel Photography Tour offers photographic experiences in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and around the country. Half day, full day and multi-day private photography tours are designed to take your photography skills to the next level, while visiting the fascinating and exotic land of Israel. We cater for beginners to semi-pro photographers visiting Israel on short stay. English and Hebrew spoken. Please contact us for further information on our itineraries and schedules, or to find out more about our amazing international photography workshops.
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

I found Laurie online and booked a 4 hour private photo tour for my boyfriend as a birthday present. He loved it! Laurie spent some time learning what subjects interested him and then took him to the perfect spots. He was incredibly knowledgeable and taught...More

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laurieciao, Owner at Israel Photography Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hi guys! Many thanks for taking the time to write a review of you experience with us. Likewise, I very much enjoyed the evening shooting with Ignacio. I am glad he found it to be a productive and educational tour. I hope to meet again...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

First of all Laurie is a great person and very generous. He was very responsive and accommodating. He went out of his way to meet with my father who is a photographer on our visit to Israel. We really look forward to returning and touring...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We were 3 travelers with varying photography skills. We feel very fortunate to have traveled with Laurie in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. From the initial email communication to the actual time together, Laurie was responsive, timely, professional, instructional, and engaging. He aligned the tour to...More

Thank Pam M
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laurieciao, Owner at Israel Photography Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Pam, I thoroughly enjoyed touring with you in Israel, and of course just spending time together, capturing the candid moments and just having fun! When we met, it felt like I had already known you - it’ great when there is good chemistry and a...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

My friends and I spent our first 2 days in Israel with Laurie. I am an amateur photographer and shot on a new/rented DSLR. Laurie helped me navigate functionality to my level of comfort, then worked with me to ensure understanding and adaptation. We focused...More

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laurieciao, Owner at Israel Photography Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

I very much appreciate you taking the time to write a testimonial on your experience with us. Likewise, it was a fun experience for me to tour on such a special occasion, and with such wonderful guests! From the few images I saw on your...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

I am an avid amateur photographer with some experience, good equipment, but as this was only my third trip to Israel I need a guide to get me to good places and I sought a guide that would include some photography coaching as well. I...More

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laurieciao, Owner at Israel Photography Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your experience with Israel Photography Tour, and thank you for your kind words! Both Bernadett and myself agreed how much we enjoyed your companionship while discovering Israel through our eyes, and through...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I booked Laurie Cohen for a three day private tour in Dec 2017/Jan 2018. We did a full day in Jerusalem, one day in the Masada/Dead Sea area and one day in Akko/Caesarea. Before my arrival, Laurie discussed my goals and needs for the tour....More

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laurieciao, Owner at Israel Photography Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. Likewise, I really enjoyed touring with you and sharing stories with another seasoned traveler! I am glad the tour met your expectations, and enjoyed viewing your images afterwards, especially how they were captured and processed. I hope...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I made three tours with Laurie (Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and a tour to the north (Caesarea, Acre...)) during this visit. I’ve been to Israel numerous times before. I would rate myself as an advanced amateur in the field of photography. I was not so much...More

Thank Tom W
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laurieciao, Owner at Israel Photography Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

I really appreciate you taking the time to write a review of your experience for one of my Israel photography tours. Thank you so much for booking with me. It was a pleasure chatting with you on so many different subjects, as well as capturing...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I did a 3 hour tour with Bernadette in Tel Aviv and it was very well worth my money. She took me to some great places and pointed out what would make a great picture as well as taught me some of the techniques about...More

Thank Lauren D
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

I really enjoyed Laurie's tour. He is a talented photographer and a good teacher. Perfect way to discover a new city trough his eyes

Thank B A
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

This was a highlight of isreal, From our first step there we met laurie a briallant Photographer Tour , everything was such amazing new things , life , culture and new wonderful pictures , we have been doing photography during the Tour. honestly this trip...More

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Hi there! My apologies for the delayed reply. I am currently giving a photo workshop in Morocco, and have limited internet connection. Thank you for bringing this to my attention - I will look into why the link to my site is... More
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Hi there! Thank you for your message and interest in our photography tours. You can find a link to our website on the right side of our TripAdvisor page [under the Google map]. From our website you can contact us directly... More
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