Dynamic Soho

    Dynamic soho photography tour
    08 Nov 2016
    Clock 90min      Length1mi
    4 ratings

    Tourdescription About the audio tour

    What does Victorian London look like in the 21st century? Grab your camera and explore the full range of the best photography spots in London, from the vibrant and lively to the brash and seedy areas. Get led around by a professional photography tour guide and experience a diverse range of architecture and people photography shots in the city's bustling central areas. Pick up tips and tricks from a pro to help you take better photos, and even stop for a drink or two along the way!

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    Majorlandmarks Major Landmarks

    Startingpoint Directions to starting point

    Start from the Leicester Square tube station exit on Cranbourn St

    Tips Tips

    Places to stop along the way:

    Stop in Soho for a coffee or wine and to people-watch. Chinatown is early in the tour but has an array of options for food and drink on the way.

    Best time of day:

    The architecture photography works best in daytime hours.


    Take only the equipment you can carry. A lens in the range of 18 - 55mm or 18 - 105mm is suitable. I don't recommend a tripod as the footpaths are too narrow.
    Be aware that pickpockets work in all areas of the city, but especially where there are crowds. Keep your gear close and be aware of your surroundings at all times. When photographing people, either ask permission first or be discreet. Anyone in a public location can be photographed, but if you are going to be very obvious, please obtain their permission. If you intend to use the photograph commercially, you must have their written consent via a signed model release form.


    Plus Write a comment


    This was an excellent tour, and provided good balance between history and regular touristic stuff and photography opportunities and tips. I loved the fact that Corinna made sure to provide also recommendation for aperture and shutter speed that helped me get better photos.
    also, there GPS locations were very accurate and made it very easy to focus on my camera while leaving they phone in my pocket. The route itself was brilliant, and I enjoyed exploring smaller streets and hidden gems off the beaten path.

    Posted by Anonymous Explorer , almost 2 years ago

    Thank you Angus for taking the time to comment. We appreciate it.

    Posted by Legless Lizard Route Creator , about 3 years ago

    Good photography walking tour. Full of details you'd normally just walk past. The GPS triggers were absolutely spot on. Recommended.

    Posted by Angus Hamilton , about 3 years ago

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