Iconic Bridges of the Lower East Side


Offered by: Phil Penman (Leica Fotografie International winner and featured amongst “the 52 most influential street photographers in the world”)

$500 for entire experience

up to 3 people

approx. 4 hours

Street photography

Join renowned street photographer and Leica Fotografie International winning photographer Phil Penman on this photo experience as he takes you on a tour of some of the most Iconic bridges in New York City and explores the neighborhoods around them. 

  • While the iconic bridges of New York are well photographed from some popular locations. This tour gives you an opportunity to photograph the neighborhoods around them and use them as a perfect foreground for making images of these bridges.

NYC visitors or locals interested in street photography or into photographing some of the oldest neighborhoods in Manhattan. Also ideal for someone wanting to learn about the Leica rangefinder system.

  • Go on a visual tour of the neighborhoods around Williamsburg Bridge, Manhattan Bridge and Brooklyn Bridge
  • Explore some of the gritty neighborhoods along the FDR Drive
  • Interact and learn from Phil, a Leica Fotografie International winner and resident Leica expert on the rangefinder system

Additional information

Meeting point
Delancey Street and Essex Street

Recommended equipment
Camera and a couple of lenses, wide angle to small telephoto zoom . The Camera is a tool, it’s your eyes thats are going to be doing the work!

Activity level

Important Notes
Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress appropriately for the weather.

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You can learn more about Phil here.

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