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Penang Photography Walks With David Hagerman

Penang Photography Walks With David Hagerman
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16 Jul 2018
“Walking photography tour”
9 May 2017
“Amazing Day with David”
Private photo outings w/an American travel/food/street photographer who has shot for publications incl NY Times, WSJ, Saveur and SBS Feast, and who leads photo workshops in Asia+Turkey. I've lived in Malaysia for 10 yrs, Penang for 4+. I'll...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
George Town, Penang Island, Malaysia
+60 12-206 2779
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Reviewed 2 August 2015

I've seen Penang with David on 3 occasions to date: 1) walking tours of historic Georgetown 2) going into the heart and soul of the gory Thaipusam festival 3) checking out unseen parts of Penang, including seeing the fishermen bringing their catch in, quaint towns...More

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dhr741, Owner at Penang Photography Walks With David Hagerman, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2016

Thank you! I've enjoyed following your progress and am looking forward to our next photography session this summer. Cheers, Dave

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Reviewed 17 July 2018

My husband came across this walking photography tour while researching stuff for our holiday to Penang and suggested that we do the tour, I am so glad that we did, it was a fantastic tour. David was very friendly and helpful etc, especially to me,...More

Thank Rachael D
Reviewed 10 May 2017

David is a very friendly and knowledgeable guy. It was great fun to do the photography 1:1 tour with him. Streetphotography was always​ a bit difficult for me. He provided me with new concepts, and techniques. I learned a lot about planning the story, reading...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

I took a 2-day photography walk with Dave in Penang, and it was a great experience. He focused on the areas that I was most interested about (composition and light), in addition to sharing with me several tips and tricks. I believe the lessons I...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2017

I received this experience as a wedding gift from my friends! After years of creepily commenting on Dave's instagram account and following him and his wife's blog, I finally met him at 7.15am on 12/17/16 at Campbell St Market. Dave is a non-didactic and encouraging...More

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2  Thank Annabel T
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I took a photo walk with Dave on 26/12/16 and had a great time. The tour started with a brief discussion of where I was at with photography, which I assume helped Dave to pitch the content over the next few hours. We covered a...More

1  Thank Luke D
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I have been following Dave on Instagram for a while and am absolutely fascinated by those street-life scenes that he manages to capture with that particular light and the story that he manages to convey with each image. I was so excited about coming to...More

Thank Lucija P
Reviewed 15 August 2016

A fantastic tour through the streets of George Town, all the while learning more on the skill of photography. David is passionate and knowledgeable in the art of photography, as well as the sights and smells of Penang. A wonderful tour as well as photography...More

1  Thank Tania B
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

My son and I did the Photography tour with Dave. We found him insightful, patient and passed on valuable knowledge about techniques. I learnt that techniques can make a significant difference to a photo. I would highly recommend Dave.

1  Thank NuriGeorge
Reviewed 7 August 2016

I've been a fan of David Hagerman's photography, esp. on food and culture. To catch him in Penang was such a great opportunity that i enrolled in his photowalk/workshop. Verdict? i've never had such a profound kind of learning in years. D. Hagerman is not...More

Thank Iloveiloilo7
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I had two most enjoyable learning photo shoots with David in George Town and at a fishing village and at a small town in Penang. David knows the best locations and was very willing and patient to assist me take some great shots. David is...More

1  Thank Robert G
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