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The Photographer’s Guide to Paris: Capturing Beautiful Images of the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, Notre Dame, and Beyond

Book Description

In The Photographer’s Guide to Paris, author and photographer Alastair Arthur shares his insights and suggestions for capturing the wonders of one of the world’s most beautiful cities–Paris! He takes you through the process of photographing several major landmarks, including Montparnasse Tower, Versailles–and of course, the iconic Eiffel Tower. He also takes you to area parks and rivers, as well as hidden gems like local markets, cemeteries, and other locations of interest. For each destination, he offers information on navigating the area, capturing the subject from various viewpoints, and checking out other nearby points of interest. Finally, he provides other helpful tools and tips, including a weekend planner if you only have a few days to explore the city.

Follow along with Alastair and you will:

  • Learn everything you need to know to start capturing great images of Paris–from basic photography techniques and French privacy laws, to general info you need to get around the city

  • Explore different viewpoints for capturing various historic landmarks as well as lesser-known locales and contemporary architectural sites

  • Gain insider tips for when to go to specific spots for ideal lighting scenarios as well as a calendar for major events to explore opportunities for captivating photos