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Hot Air Balloons in Napa

Hot Air Balloons in Napa

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I'm a Pulitzer Prize finalist photojournalist who has traveled the world with my camera. Having spent 30 years as a staff photographer for the San Francisco Chronicle, I've been named the California Photographer of the Year twice.
Frederic
Frederic
Frederic
Frederic

What we’ll do

Photograph colorful hot air balloons as they fly over scenic vineyards. We'll start with a short photography lesson. Then, I'll help you find the best camera angles and you’ll snap stunning images of balloons launching, landing, and dipping into one spectacular spot after another. We'll finish with some fresh-roasted coffee as we'll critique each others photographs. Please prepare yourself in…

What else you should know

Bring your camera fully charged with room on your memory card. Please study your camera's manual first. Tripods are optional. Focal length range is 24mm to 300mm. Camera phones are OK.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Coffee Upon request I will provide a copy of my book, "Mystical San Francisco."

What to bring

Tripods are not necessary, your call
We will work with all available light, so leave your electronic flash at home
Make sure you have your batteries are charged
Comfortable shoes, will be doing some walking
Camera phone Ok

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Where you'll be

We'll explore the hidden photographic treasures of the Napa Valley. The wind will ultimately dictate where our adventure takes us as we chase the balloons across the sky.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Bring your camera fully charged with room on your memory card. Please study your camera's manual first. Tripods are optional. Focal length range is 24mm to 300mm. Camera phones are OK.
Frederic
photo class
Hot Air Balloons in Napa
7 reviews
From $25/person
7 reviews
From $25/person