Explore Fushimi Inari like no one else
Get coached on camera settings and lighting techniques
Have fun discovering how light painting can change your night shots
Photograph the unique atmosphere of a shrine at night
Start your photo adventure at Fushimi Inari shrine after sunset when the herds of tourists are gone and the true connoisseurs arrive. Meet your photography guide in front of the shrine’s entrance and get acquainted with the necessary techniques for this workshop.
Surely you have seen photos of Fushimi Inari shrine before. In guidebooks, Japan related blogs or even travel agency reading material… they are all over the place. You know: the one with the vermilion gates tunnel and a brightly lit kimono clad lady. Well, we decided to show you the flip side of that overused somewhat clichéd shot. It’s an offbeat and exciting experience that awaits you at Inari after dusk! A truly atmospheric adventure at the most famous Japanese shrine at night.
Your photography guide will provide you with the technical knowledge to make the most of this unconventional scenery. You will reveal the mysteries of the shrine using a tripod, proper camera settings and bold composition. But wait… there’s more! How about adding extra lighting? You’ll be shown how to use light painting to add colorful motion to your photos. With light painting techniques, you will create dynamic shots in an otherwise static environment.