Category: Excursions

  • Lunar Eclipse Workshop

    Lunar Eclipse Workshop

    Join us on July 27th for an astronomical spectacular Amsterdam photography workshop, were we will be photographing the lunar eclipse. The second total lunar eclipse of 2018 will be visible from Amsterdam, as well as parts of Australia, Asia, Africa and South America. Totality will last for 103 minutes, making it the longest eclipse of the […]

  • Urban Photo Race Rotterdam

    Urban Photo Race Rotterdam

    Pack your camera bag, it’s excursion time. We’re going back to Rotterdam. This year the Urban Photo Race Rotterdam will take place on 12 May 2018. Last year’s event was a big eye opener for the photographic potential of this city and for its participants who took the challenge head on. More than 220 participants […]

  • Amsterdam Light Festival 2017

    Amsterdam Light Festival 2017

    It is soon time again. Join us on December for another excursion and photowalk to the Amsterdam Light Festival. We will do a photowalk through the main route of the Amsterdam Light Festival, a piece of magic that has transformed the dark Amsterdam canals in winter into a fairytale. With the help of contemporary light […]

  • Unseen Amsterdam 2017

    Unseen Amsterdam 2017

    Join us on September 23rd to Amsterdam’s photography fair. Unseen Amsterdam 2017, presents a magnificent event designed to build, nurture and celebrate photographic talent. This year’s festivities includes an array of exciting new programme elements which are dedicated to our ethos of new work and young talent. Unseen Amsterdam includes the Fair, CO-OP, the Book […]

  • Beach Photo Workshop

    Beach Photo Workshop

    Our advanced course students had a fun day at the beach with their models this weekend. They have in the past month been taking their photography to the next level. Increase their awareness of light and composition. Learning to see the way the camera sees by looking at specific photography areas of portraits, macro, travel, flash and […]

  • Amsterdam ARTZUID Excursion

    Amsterdam ARTZUID Excursion

    Join us for a walk through the Amsterdam-Zuid and Zuidas business district to view and capture ARTZUID. ARTZUID is an International Sculpture Biennial in Amsterdam. This year the event celebrates its 5th edition. Curator Rudi Fuchs presents 65 abstract sculptures of post war artists on the Apollolaan, Minervalaan, Churchilllaan and the Zuidas business district. ARTZUID […]

  • Tulip Day 2017

    Tulip Day 2017

    The Dutch tulip season officially gets underway in January every year as the National Tulip Day comes to town! Come photograph the official opening of the Dutch tulip season. On this day everyone is invited to pick their own tulip for free from a specially constructed ‘picking garden’ at Amsterdam’s Dam Square! National Tulip Day […]

  • Turn on the Lights

    Turn on the Lights

    The Amsterdam Photo Club had a great time photographing the spectacular ‘Turn on the Lights 2015’ ceremony on Dam square in Amsterdam. A great light show, combined with theatrical performances organised by de Bijenkorf every November. This year, the performance was by the Close-Act Theatre group and Eurovision winner Loreen, singing her hit ‘Euphoria’. Photo by: Vittorio  

  • Chinese New Year 2016

    Chinese New Year 2016

    Join us in photographing the Chinese New Year Celebrations in Amsterdam on Saturday,. Red dragons, fantastic lion dances and fireworks will fill the streets of Zeedijk and Nieuwmarkt neighbourhood. Photograph traditional foods like moon shaped dumplings and mandarin oranges. Let’s have some fun photographing while at the same time warding off evil spirits and seeking some […]

  • ReisPiXperience


    Op zaterdag 31 oktober wordt voor de eerste keer de ReisPiXperience georganiseerd, in Pakhuis de Zwijger in Amsterdam.  Een dag vol lezingen, seminars, presentaties en praktijkworkshops over alle aspecten van reisfotografie. Ervaren reis- en straatfotografen nemen je mee in hun zoektocht naar foto’s die emotioneren en delen hun kennis en ervaring. Met als keynote speaker […]

  • Flower Labyrinth at Van Gogh Museum

    Flower Labyrinth at Van Gogh Museum

    The Van Gogh Museum are building a labyrinth consisting of 125K sunflowers on the Museumplein in honor of the opening of the new entrance. The labyrinth will cover an area of 7,000 m² – nearly half of the Museumplein and there will also be a photo deck.  It sounds like a great photo opportunity, so […]

  • SAIL Amsterdam 2015

    SAIL Amsterdam 2015

    On August 19th we welcomed the tall ships and historic Dutch vessels as one of the largest public event in The Netherlands took place: SAIL Amsterdam !!! Since its first edition in 1975, SAIL Amsterdam has grown to become the largest public event in the Netherlands and the largest free nautical event in the world. Every […]

  • FOAM Swinging Sixties

    Come join us on a visit to the FOAM Photography museum. The presentation touches upon all of the remarkable developments in and around photography at the time: fashion, celebrities, music, magazines, design and social change. In the exhibition, Foam brings together the work of iconic photographers of the sixties – who in their heyday were […]

  • Rijksmuseum Photo Exhibit

    Rijksmuseum Photo Exhibit

    Come join us on March 10th to the new photography gallery in Amsterdam’s majestic Rijksmuseum. It recently opened the newly renovated Philips Wing to complete its impressive transformation and showcases gems from its rich 20th century photography holdings. Join us to the first exhibition ‘Modern Times: Photography in the 20th Century.’ The first exhibition in […]

  • World Press Photo

    World Press Photo

    The 58th World Press Photo contest received a total of 97,912 images. Join us in De Nieuwe Kerk and see the winning results on Sunday, April 19th at 12:00. We will meet in front of the main entrance at 12:00 and walk in together. Sign up Join the event here: Entrance Fees Normal entrance fee is […]

  • Pillow Fight Day

    Pillow Fight Day

    Come join us as we photograph the ‘International Pillow Fight Day’ in Amsterdam! A popular event taking place in many cities around the world on April 4th this year. Be creative! Freeze action with fast shutter speeds, capture emotions in peoples faces as they strike their opponents and get nice wide angle shots of Amsterdam’s city square […]

  • We found Vivian Maier

    We found Vivian Maier

    If there is one photography exhibition or documentary you MUST see in 2014, it would be ‘Finding Vivian Maier’. An exciting photography exhibition (and documentary) about a nanny in 60-70’s New York and Chicago who, unbeknown to many, had a secret passion for photography. Her incredible body of work, only discovered after her death, lives […]

  • Finding Vivian Maier

    Finding Vivian Maier

    7 November 2014 – 28 January 2015. If there is one photography exhibition or documentary we would recommend you see this year, it would be ‘Finding Vivian Maier’. An exciting photography documentary about a nanny in 60-70’s New York and Chicago who, unbeknown to many, had a secret passion for photography. Her incredible body of work, […]

  • Visit to FOAM

    Visit to FOAM

    Join other Amsterdam photography enthusiasts to ‘Reflected’, the first exhibition by FOAM’s very own photography collection. FOAM has actively been collecting photography since 2007. The collection has since then been growing, and now comprises more than 400 photos. The emphasis is placed on the support, signalling and presentation of young talents. Sign-up here: Other exhibitions […]

  • World Press Photo

    World Press Photo

    Come join other Amsterdam Photography enthusiasts to the 2014 World Press Photo Exhibition! on Sunday, May 11th 2014. De Nieuwe Kerk is the first venue of this year’s global exhibition tour following this international press photography contest. The exhibition consists of over 150 striking press photos of 53 prize winners, in the following nine categories: […]

  • Visit to FOAM

    Visit to FOAM

    The Amsterdam Photo Club got a sneak peak of FOAM’s new exhibition during their press preview with featured photographers:  Richard Mosse (The Enclave) Taiyo Onorato and Nico Krebs (winners of Foam Paul Huf Award 2013) – (Adding, Adding, Adding) Vali Malouhji (curator The Citadel, by Kaveh Golestan) Ola Lanko (Foam 3h: All Year Round) Join […]

  • Club FOAM Launch

    FOAM – Photography Museum Amsterdam has in 2014 re-invented their club membership. Club Foam is an active group of photography and art enthusiasts between the ages of 25 and 40 years. The Club enables young photographers to expand their knowledge of photography, discover surprising cultural sites and be part of a growing and diverse network of young, often […]

  • Golden Years Russia Exhibition

    Golden Years Russia Exhibition

    Saturday, February 15th. Join us to the Amsterdam photography museum Huis Marseille. They are devoting several of its exhibition galleries to a photographic examination of the intrinsically Russian soul. The Dutch photographer Rob Hornstra, by contrast, lays bare the Russian soul in a thousand details: the erratically-applied false eyelashes on the flamboyant Natalya Shorogova, floor […]

  • Exhibition party: d’Light

    Exhibition party: d’Light

    d’light is the graduation class exhibition and party of the Amsterdam Fotoacademie. Observe and learn how local young talented Amsterdam photographers have emerged through years of exploring fine art photography. Graduating photographer Ana Matic will tell us her experience from her studies, and what she has learned. Though this will be a party with a DJ […]

  • Huis Marseille

    Huis Marseille

    Saturday, November 16, 2013. Huis Marseille recently expanded into a second adjacent house on the Keizersgracht in Amsterdam. Increasing the photography museum’s exhibition space, as well as a wider library and private collection depot. Join us for a quick visit to see not only their current exhibitions, but also the beautiful interior of these monumental […]

  • Indian Film Festival

    Indian Film Festival

    Friday, October 4, 2013, come photograph the Indian Film Festival with us. The Amsterdam Photo Club will have free access on Oct. 4th to document the festival’s fun and events. Two winners will be chosen from the photos our members create at the event. A palette of a billion, timeless stories presented in reel time. The Indian […]



    September 26, 2013. Come join us at UNSEEN Amsterdam Photography Fair. The first 25 people to buy their ticket online will get a 25% discount, courtesy by UNSEEN. Sign up here: Unseen is an international photography fair focused on undiscovered photography talent and unseen work by established photographers. After a successful first edition, the […]

  • Inside Out at Balboaplein

    Inside Out at Balboaplein

    Monday, 23 September 2013 at Balboaplein Amsterdam West. Foam and Unseen presents JR’s Inside Out project. This will be the first time in Europe visitors will be able to have their portrait taken in the new mobile photo studio.  Life-size portraits Photographer and artist JR claimed his right to fame through his life-size portraits of local […]

  • X-ray plant photography

    X-ray plant photography

    SATURDAY, JULY 13 Come join us for a spectacular photo and film exhibition at Hortus Botanicus in Amsterdam, on Saturday, July 13, 2013, 12:00 The Amsterdam artists collective ‘Tropisme’ will exhibit some of their most intriguing art works. Plant life is caught with unusual, often scientific, photo techniques such as infrared, x-ray or microscope-lenses. The […]

  • Excursion to FOAM

    Excursion to FOAM

    Join other Amsterdam photography enthusiasts to FOAM Photography Museum in Amsterdam Saturday, July 6, 2013. FOAM is this summer presenting Edward Steichen: In High Fashion, the Condé Nast Years, 1923 – 1937. We will meet in front of the main entrance at 12:00. Keizersgracht 609, Amsterdam The entrance fee is: € 8,75. (Or free for those with a FOAM membership […]