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EYExplore

#41 of 119 Tours in Kyoto
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Challenge your photos! Have fun creating beautiful images. Make the most of your time shooting in the city. Get the expertise of a local photographer. We strive to provide a fun and educational photographic travel experience for people in all walks...more
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Kyoto 606-8436, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Meeting a geisha one-on-one was a surreal experience. Having Axel as our guide/translator and photographic guru was awesome. The time we spent with Hinayu discussing her life and photographing her was a once in a lifetime experience. We try to do a photo tour whenever...More

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EYExplore, Owner at EYExplore, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Kelly for your lovely review. We were blessed with Hinayu's beauty and the weather on that day. I hope to see yo again in Japan. Keep shooting!

Reviewed 4 October 2018

I did the Inari Night tour. Luckily, I was the only one that evening and I had one-on-one with Axel. I had a really great time on the tour. Axel is knowledgeable, friendly and super helpful. It was raining but despite that, I managed to...More

Thank Sandeep K
EYExplore, Manager at EYExplore, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Steve, Thank you very much for this review. Thankfully the rain was not too hard on that day. I am glad you are happy with how your images turned out. See you next time in Japan

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I try to attend a photography tour when I travel overseas, and I am amazed at how willing photographers are to impart their knowledge. Axel is no exception. In fact, he is exceptional. Clear, articulate, knowledgeable, personable and interesting. I’ve always wanted to try light-painting,...More

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EYExplore, Manager at EYExplore, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Steve, Thank you very much for this raving review. I am glad you had a good and informational time with me taking long exposures at Inari shrine. I hope you will keep practicing your newly acquired skills. See you next time in Japan

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Really nice workshops with excellent instructors. Not only did I get a lot of images I love, but I learned many thing which I can apply to my photography henceforth. The pace and tone was exceptional. One of the very best things I’ve done on...More

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EYExplore, Manager at EYExplore, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Thanks for your kind review of the photo workshops your took with us in Tokyo and Kyoto. I am glad to see that the images taken at Fushimi Inari by night turned out geat. See you next time for more photo adventures ;-)

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The site and whole experience were mesmerizing. Axel was super in terms of professionalism, undivided attention, attitude and advice. Provided Equipment was user friendly and top notch. Unbeatable cost/benefit photography workshop. Totally recommend!!

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EYExplore, Manager at EYExplore, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Thanks Cecile for your nice review. I am glad you enjoyed the time you spent taking photos at night inside Fushimi Inari. See you again soon for more adventures!

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent night photo tour of the Inari shrine that taught me loads about shooting at night and looking for interesting compositions. My wife and I had already visited Inari that morning, but the two and a half hours with Axel and local photographer, Yoshi Akisuito,...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

I had the privilege of doing 6 different EYExplore courses while I was in Japan, from Tokyo to Osaka and Kyoto all of the courses were an amazing learning experience. Both Lukas and Axel provided tips and tricks to capture images I would not have...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I booked this tour after I did one in Shinjuku with the same company. Same professional service from both guys. I met Axel right on time and I had an absolutely awesome evening. Similar to the Tokyo tour.. Axel showed me composition ideas that I...More

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EYExplore, Manager at EYExplore, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Hi Drazen, I am glad you enjoyed your photo adventure with EYExplore in both Tokyo and Kyoto. Next time you gotta try out the Osaka night photo workshop! See you again soon, Axel

Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I loved this. Axel knows his stuff and by the end of the photo adventure learned new things on photography. Really recommend this.

Thank Farhan H
EYExplore, Manager at EYExplore, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Hi Farhan, I am glad you enjoyed your time on our Memoirs of Kyoto photo adventure and learned a few camera tricks. Great photos by the way, especially the one with the geishas. See you again soon, Axel

Reviewed 9 September 2017

It was a wonderful experience photo documenting Kyoto with Axel. He was very helpful and provided useful tips for taking different perspectives. Axel is well versed with finer details of photography and his critics were useful in pushing my limit and coming out of my...More

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EYExplore, Manager at EYExplore, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Hi Ron, I am glad you enjoyed your time on our Memoirs of Kyoto photo adventure.We always push our customers out of their photography habits and comfort zone. Next time we shall go a step further ;-) See you again soon, Axel

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