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Asheville Photo Tours, LLC

Activities / Experiences

Woman-owned, Locally-owned

Asheville Photo Tours, LLC

About Us

Award winning photographers, Chris and Bonnie Allen escort you to beautiful locations in the Blue Ridge mountain region; and provide personalized instruction to help you make better photos. This photo class will help you slow down, connect more deeply with the natural world and learn how to build more feeling and impact into your photos.

Instruction includes basic to advanced camera technique, as well as best practices in composition, the use of light for dramatic effect, and slow shutter speeds for more magical images.

In addition to a personally rewarding and fun experience, you will come away with a host of new photography skills to advance the enjoyment of your photography passion both for yourself and others.

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Asheville Photo Tours, LLC

20% discount for one hour online photo critique

How do you find out whether or not your photos captured the essence of what you felt when you took them? Is there anything your could do to improve the image, either technically or artistically? How can you improve your skills in the future?

Answer these questions and more with a 20% discount for a one hour online coaching session when you book your photo tour through Painted Circle. Use coupon code POST20OFF to book your session here:

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Asheville Photo Tours, LLC

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We join Painted Circle in the effort to make travel more inclusive and welcoming for all. We are committed to creating welcoming experiences for all guests, and seek all opportunities to exercise respect and civility. Together with Painted Circle we are taking a stand that travel must be for everyone.

Asheville Photo Tours, LLC

Social Impact Strategy

We have a strategy in place for having a positive impact on our community.

We are active members of the Waterfall Keepers of Western NC. As consumers, we are also deeply committed to doing business with local farmers and other independently owned businesses in the Asheville area. We also have a home property where we grow much of our own vegetables and fruits, including sufficient quantities to share with neighbors and friends during good harvest times.

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