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New Orleans is a Photographers Dream...

So many things to see and do... You better have your camera!

Uptown, Downtown, the French Quarter, Music, Sights and Attractions...

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The Swamp can be a very interesting place...

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Cypress Knees, Aligators and a Beautiful Swamp Landscape...

There are several Bayou Locations depending on the time of year...

The Color of New Orleans

New Orleans Photography Workshop's, Classes & Coaching


We travel all around New Orleans seeing the sights and sounds of the famous French Quarter, Uptown, Downtown, etc. seeing all the noted sites that are publicized and written about.

We Offer Several Photography Adventures....

Phone:  504.899.9394

New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast Photography Workshops & Classes

The French Quarter, the Bayou, Uptown, Downtown... A few Beaches, Casinos, Mardi Gras?

Where to go first?

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New Orleans Photography

Full Day and Weekend Workshops

Stanwycks Photography - New Orleans Adventures

Ask about our famed... "Urban New Orleans in 25 Miles"

We will have a class, discussions, demonstrations and on-location shooting of the Spectacular City of New Orleans. Discover New Orleans through the lens of your camera. New Orleans and The French Quarter are very colorful including the people, the culture and the details of this very cultural, colorful place...

Photograhy Adventures

Anything New Orleans, like being  in the swamps are an awesome place to create colorful attention grabbing photography.  You will learn more about photography as you explore this unique terrain.

Coaching One On One

We Coach you in all our workshops... Our Professionals offer Tips and Techniques to help make you better shooters!

New Orleans Photography Workshops Available

New Orleans Photography Workshops | Days & Weekends All Year Long

What are the dates you will be in town? Tell Us and we will Reserve Your Spot

New Orleans Photography Workshops | Days & Weekends

In this Workshop we spend the time dedicated to creating images of New Orleans. New Orleans is filled with color, Sights and Sounds, like no other place in the country.
We have a class to begin and then venture off to see and feel as much of New Orleans as we can get in your chosen workshop time together. Vicki Stanwycks is with you every step of the way working with you to create beautiful images and see the landscape and it's people.  We  can Explore the French Quarter, Grave Yards, New Orleans Architecture, Fishing Areas, Local People, etc.
If you want to see New Orleans and Capture the local color and flair of it's people, sights and flavor this workshop is for you....   Different options are available as listed below,  based on what you want to see and your time frame.

The French Quarter Workshop | Days & Weekends

One could spend days Photographing New Orleans and seeing all the sights, sounds, and tasting the local flavor that New Orleans has to offer. This is a flexible Workshop that works around your stay in New Orleans depending on what you want to see, how much time you want to spend with a guide and what you want to learn. We have been shooting New Orleans and it's sights for over 23 years and know where... and how... to shoot the wonderful things New Orleans has to offer... If you want to see and shoot without the hassle of the crowds and have an Authentic French Quarter New Orleans Experience, this Workshop/Tour is for you...

New Orleans Night Photography Workshop | Very Popular

New Orleans really comes alive at night. See the sights and sounds of the French Quarter, the Marigny, Local color, talent, music, musicians, neon lights, brass bands.
We travel to the French Quarter and explore Bourbon Street, Jackson Square, some famous areas that have colorful signage like Neon, travel to the outskirts of the quarter, near the Museum, the CBD, Frenchman Street, the Theater District, the Superdome, and several other locations...  
Learn to capture the mood and feeling in New Orleans and use the workshop instruction for future travel when shooting at night. Very Informative about New Orleans and it's night culture.

New Orleans Street Photography | Monthly

We offer New Orleans Street Photography Workshops for Shooting wherever you go in the streets of your destination in the future. We use New Orleans as a great Arena for  learning Street Photography.
There is an art to Street Photography and the people who populate urban locations, cities, and foreign places.  We go over gear, safety, light, preparation, travel, color, black and white, some computer imaging and learning how to understand your inner photographer.  
Vicki Stanwycks personally coaches and works with you in the classroom and on Location to create using the techniques learned in this class.

New Orleans Steet Photography & Night Photography Workshop

We offer Workshops focused on Creating Images wherever you go in the streets of your future destinations, using New Orleans as the Palette. There is an art to Street Photography and the people who populate urban locations, cities, and foreign places. Street Photography is journalism at it's best...  

New Orleans really comes alive at night. See the sights and sounds of the French Quarter, the Marigny, Local color, talent, music, musicians, neon lights, brass bands. Learn to capture the mood and feeling in New Orleans and use the workshop instruction for future travel and endeavors.

We go over gear, safety, light, preparation, travel, color, black and white, some computer imaging and learning how to understand your inner photographer and understand you Unique Style.  Vicki Stanwycks personally coaches and works with you in the classroom and on Location to create images using the techniques learned in this class. Very Informative Workshop and lots of fun.

Bayou Photography | Alligators, Wildlife & Landscape

Please go check out our Bayou Photography Workshop page to get more information... We travel into the Louisiana Bayous with an experienced guide and his boat...
This is quite the adventure... we motor off into the Bayous where our guide brings us to the prime Bayou Areas,  showing Cypress Knees, Hanging Moss Trees, Gators, Swamps, Louisiana Nature, and it's various animals and Birds. We visit  fishing areas... Old Grave Yards and see some of the locals discussing the catch of the day... 
Vicki Stanwycks assists and teaches how to create images of the New Orleans Bayou Landscape, Gators, Hanging Moss Cypress Trees, People, Graveyards and the Cajun Landscape. 

Images Around New Orleans

Photograph New Orleans with Stanwycks Photography

Different Workshops to choose from that will excite you about New Orleans for sure...

And your guides will show you where and how!

New Orleans Photography Workshops

Choosing a day Workshop or a weekend Workshop we travel into the Vintage parts of  New Orleans and the Urban Areas showing you historic architecture, places of interest, and where the locals go.  


We gather for a brief class to get an idea of where you are photographically, and then begin our journey.  Vicki Stanwycks assists and teaches how to create images of the New Orleans Landscape, Architecture, Color,  People, Graveyards and everything New Orleans.   You will see first hand New Orleans.

We travel around New Orleans seeing the sights and sounds of the famous French Quarter, Uptown, Downtown, etc. seeing all the noted places that are publicized and written about. We start off with a photography class, and take you to various locations to start shooting, using what you have learned on your won and whit us to create wonderful images of New Orleans.  

See New Orleans With Your Photography Coach & guide

See New Orleans privately and away from most of the crowds - permitting, with an experienced Photographer/Instructor.  This is quite a New Orleans  Adventure... We start in the morning and shoot till later in the afternoon with a break for lunch.

For Beginners, Intermediate and seasoned shooters...

  • Are you coming to New Orleans for a vacation or a convention?
  • Spend a day visiting the Louisiana Bayous.
  • Day or Weekend Workshops

What to Bring...

New Orleans Photography Workshop

In General...

Attendees must be able to stand and walk around. Attendees responsible for their own gear and carrying it. Some shots require walking and moving in larger areas.

  • Attendees should bring their camera gear and bag
  • Lenses - A good walk around lens
  • Extra Camera Batteries
  • Extra SD (film) Cards
  • Tripod or Monopod Optional
  • Snacks if you want to
  • We will have Water, Fruit & Chips
  • Weekend Workshop goers should have their laptop to download images, and for Image Critiques and Discussions
  • Money as Needed
  • Meals are Not Included

Appropriate Clothes to Consider

Comfort and Safety Important Considerations...

Seasonal vs Workshop Type

 


Clothes

 

  • Longer Pants - Shorts not recommended
  • Closed Toed Footwear - No Sandals
  • Hats if Sensitive to the Sun
  • Weather appropriate Clothing - Summer vs Winter
  • We will have a class, discussions, demonstrations

Find Your Inner Photographer...

Call us today to see if we have a private workshop within your schedule.  We can work with you individually to help you find your inner photographer, who can make images anywhere and fast.

**Keep in mind what you should bring is what you would travel with traditionally. When traveling I like to keep things as simple and light as possible to keep fatigue at a minimum.

"A Day, A Weekend, or a Few Days in New Orleans, Shooting Great Colorful Photographs, Can be quite the Adventure..."

"A New Orleans Adventure"

Depending on what Workshop(s) you choose for the Great city of New Orleans you will capture some great images of "The big Easy!" New Orleans, Uptown to Downtown, Mid City, and the Bayou are all so colorful and filled with History. 
This is what we call,  "A New Orleans Adventure..." We start early in the morning and work till later in the afternoon with a break for lunch close to wherever we are. We can also shoot well into the night creating artful Night Photogrpahy Images...

Vicki Stanwycks, Your New Orleans Photo Coach

Vicki Stanwycks assists and coaches you how to create more compelling images of the New Orleans Landscapes including Architecture, People, Graveyards and the mapped out places of Interest. 
If you have wondered about the different places and sights of New Orleans, and wish to photograph it,  wonder no more and let Stanwycks Photography show you! Take this workshop.  You will see first hand for yourself, New Orleans...

One, Two, Even 4 days of shooting around New Orleans

We also offer a two day trip and a 4 day trip. With these two options you will learn and really get a taste of New Orleans. The Weekend New Orleans Adventure Adventure is a very popular trip. There are several options available so you pick what you are most interested in.

And for those wanting 4 days of shooting we go all around New Orleans Uptown, Downtown, French Quarter and the off into the swamps as well.  please inquire.

Stanwycks Photography, New Orleans Photography Location Information

New Orleans - Location Options

Figure Out which Locations you Like

New Orleans Garden District

New Orleans is known for it's historical homes especially in the Garden District area. The Architecture Styles of New Orleans  are rooted in the Garden District including The Famous Author, Ann Rice, "Interview with a Vampire."

The Historic homes that can be seen and photographed are a taste of history as beautiful and as colorful as ever, including the beautiful styled Iron Fences - the famed Cornstalk fence, the huge Oak Trees that line the streets as an example.

We will see one of the famous cemeteries as shot in the TV Series CSI New Orleans. The history and images to be gotten there are really a part of history you don't want to miss.

See the street cars that run along St. Charles Ave and explore  St. Charles Ave,  the Boutique areas of Magazine Street... A very interesting Part of New Orleans Culture for sure.

Downtown, The French Quarter and the Marigny

We go and explore The French Quarter and the local sites and sounds on the popular streets of the Quarter...

The Marigny are areas of New Orleans which are just below the French Quarter where you can see a different side of New Orleans History as a work in progress. We Explore Frenchman Street where the locals go at night...

Then we cross Elysian fields and captures some of the colorful Architecture that the Marigny has to offer. Many artists live in the Marigny areas. NOCCA a famous arts school for high school students is housed there offering much inspiration for it's students.

Sometimes a New Orleans Brass Band can be seen performing on the streets of the Marigny. We also explore the Esplanade Ave. and it's architecture and color... and venture into parts of Treme and off to the New Orleans Museum area and the Morning Call for some of there famous coffee in City Park.

The Uptown Areas of New Orleans

Much to see in the Uptown areas of New Orleans. We will start with Ann Rice's former home known as St Elizabeth's Orphanage showing some of Southern Architecture and large structural frontal Columns, then see some of the homes and architecture along Prytania and St. Charles Avenue's.

The Column's Hotel, the Famed Library, The Wedding Cake home and the Miniature version of Tara like,  "Gone With the Wind." We then venture off into the  University areas showing the colleges nestled in the uptown parts of town, including the famous Audubon Park & some of it's attractions, Oak Trees & bronze statues.

Then off to photograph Vintage Oak Street and see some of what the locals see and do. Doubling back to Magazine Street & some of it's colorful boutique areas.

The Famous New Orleans Cities of the Dead

One could spend days photographing in the New Orleans cemeteries. There are many cemeteries in New Orleans and we focus on the most interesting cemeteries for photography.

As New Orleans is only 8 feet above Sea Level Tombs need to be above ground and these historical structures and statues make for some very beautiful imagery, colorful and monotone photography. We start in the Garden District seeing one of the most widely filmed Cemeteries to the TV and Movie industry as there is. You will see different styled historical tombs.

Then we venture off to Cemetery No. 3 off of Esplanade Ave. which houses some very beautiful Statues.  Time permitting there are two more historical  Cemeteries off of Canal Street. These cemeteries are huge, historical and offer a taste of history you won't find anywhere else.

Where have you been?

Where have you been in your life? Do you wish you had taken better photographs of those places? When you think of taking photographs what do you think about? What have you done with the photographs you have already created? Have you made prints, made a web site? A book? You know, you can self publish your own book or many books.  Photography  brings one to many places both in your minds eye and in the actual photograph.
Why do we pick up a camera in the first place? Somehow in our minds eye it gives us a level of excitement and thoughts of what we can do and where we can go. As humans we want to explore. It's just not enough anymore to explore without technology, be it our I-Phones or with our cameras. Now more than ever before people are photographing everything and are the historians of there lives. So why not do it well.
You bought that camera and the lenses to create better images. You want to go explore and make pictures, see life, and all the color and action life gives. Well... if you are not sure how to use that shiny new camera you need to call us so you can learn. The sooner you start, will mean the sooner you can start shooting - getting good with what you have, and start showing your journey. why not do it well... Classes and Workshops are the way to go. Call us and we can help you!
 
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General Information

Full Day Photography Workshops

Subject Dependent New Orleans Full Day Workshop
  • Geared toward Creating Beautiful Location Imagery
  • Professional Photographer and offer instuction and Guidance
  • One On One - Workshops or Small Groups
  • Camera Instruction as we Travel to locations
  • Including Photo Coaching while Location Shooting

2 Day or Weekend Workshops

Flexible Attractions & Availablitly
  • Professional Photographer/Instructor to guide you and work with you as you shoot
  • New Orleans Workshops 2 days or More
  • Workshop Flexibility
  • Photo Coaching While Shooting
  • Various Locations to Photograph

Classes, Coaching or Workshops, we love to help our clients make better Photographs.

Whatever you choose when working with us we want to help you be better with your camera and how you use it. We believe in starting form the basics as a foundation. One can read many books on photography and until you have someone standing there with you and telling you why it is or isn't working, you won't get it as quickly as you may think. Besides all that we make your experience with us fun and memorable as we shoot in your desired locations. Whether on the Gulf coast or in New Orleans we make it interesting and your images will be a direct result.

Call Stanwycks Photography today at 504.899.9394

We are happy to discuss your photography endeavors. We can come up with ideas and suggestions that could be just what you need.

Images From The Bayou...

We love shooting in the Bayou....

Bayou Photography Workshop

We travel into the Louisiana Bayous with an experienced guide (who is also a captain) and his boat. This is quite the adventure... We start early in the morning and work till later in the afternoon with a break for lunch in the Cajun village areas.

We Offer Several Photography Adventures....

Phone:  228.220.4833

Using Your Camera to Tell Stories...

Photography in general alludes to fun and excitement. Photography also brings one to many places both in your minds eye and in the actual photograph. We travel to exotic places with the idea in mind to create equally exotic Photographs. We are travelers, we are adventure seekers and we want to see and do more and capture it through our cameras.
However if we don't know how to do it well, take Photographs... all that excitement dies fast when our Photographs don't look like what we felt and saw when we look at them. Good Photography creates a feeling and better photography get us excited. The old cliché that;

"A picture is worth a thousand Words!"

It's true... I would like to think and hope that some images are worth more words and some Photographs do all the talking. Wouldn't you like to be that Creator? Wouldn't you like to create pictures that speak to your viewing audience?
Take the first step with us at Stanwycks Photography and we will get you on that path today. We will help you understand photography and it's language so much better. You will see!
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Call Stanwycks Photography today at 228.220.4833

We are happy to discuss what kind of photography you want to work on. We can come up with ideas and suggestions that could be great for you!

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Contact Info

For work inquiries:
neworleansphoto@aol.com

Phone Mississippi Studio
t: 228.220.4833 Gulf Coast Studio

Phone New Orleans Studio
t: 504.899.9394 New Orleans Studio

Phone National
t: 888.526.8299

About Us

New Orleans Photo - Stanwycks Photography has been shooting for more than 23 years in New Orleans, Louisiana and all over the Gulf Coast and Nationally. Give us a call today so we can discuss your project(s). Please look through our pages and hope you enjoy our images. Thank you... -Vicki Stanwycks

Contact Us

Bay St Louis Photo of Mississippi - Stanwycks Photography Studio Address 1506 Nicholson Ave., Waveland, MS 39576 504.899.93 neworleansphoto@aol.com
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