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Hunt’s Photo Walk: Golden Hour Along the Charles River Esplanade

September 4, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Saturday September 4th, 5-8pm • Boston/Cambridge, MA

Featuring golden hour along the Charles River Esplanade

Recommended prerequisite: Working knowledge of your camera
We also recommend having some of the knowledge from our Beginner Photography class

All Skill Levels Welcome

Instructors: Ron Phillips

Group Size- Maximum 8 attendees

Walk Description
Join Hunt’s Photo Education for a photo walk featuring Golden Hour along the Charles River Esplanade.
The Charles River Esplanade has experienced immense changes over the past 100 years to what we see today. Originally “The Embankment”, the area expanded in the first half of the 20th century to include boat landings, playgrounds, trees and plant life, and the Hatch Memorial Shell. In the second half of the 20th century, Storrow Drive and the Dr. Paul Dudley White Bike Path–an 18-mile stretch– were added.
Photography will start at the Storrow Lagoon location working our way along the Charles River and back towards the Longfellow Bridge. We will explore scenes and compositions as we go making use of the golden hour light until ending at our final location, a dusk shot of the city of Boston and the Longfellow Bridge! Photographers of all skill levels are encouraged to attend!

Updated COVID-19 Policies for outdoor Hunt’s Photo Walks and Workshops
Hunt’s Photo Education is aligning with CDC and state guidelines and will no longer require face masks for our outdoor Photo Walks. If you are more comfortable wearing a mask, please feel free to do so. We also recommend bringing a mask, just in case. We also ask that you maintain social distance of 6 feet from one another.
Hunt’s Photo Education will still adhere to our 8 person attendee maximum per Photo Walk with a single instructor (unless otherwise noted).
As always, if you are sick or feeling unwell, STAY HOME! We will gladly give you a credit towards a future walk.

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If you are attending this walk, we will send out more specific instructions to you a few days prior to the walk. Please note: Some slight details above can be subject to change. This email will detail any of those minor changes.
Please read Hunt’s Terms & Conditions before signing up.

Dress and Gear

•Make sure to dress accordingly with the most current weather report.
•Consider bringing wide angle or standard zoom lenses.
•A prime lens may also suit you well.
•Make sure to bring your tripod with a quick release plate and a shutter release, if you have one.
•Feel free to bring snacks and water, and a flashlight will likely help as well.
•Bring an extra camera battery and memory cards.
•As always, bring your enthusiasm and creative thoughts!


September 4
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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