Photography Trip - Italy 2019

Updated: May 6, 2019

Day 1 - The Journey (Edinburgh, Scotland - Pisa, Italy)

Battistero di Pisa, Pisa

Travelling photography tip of the day: Scout the location prior your arrival

Photography locations:

Piazza del Duomo

Torre di Pisa (Leaning tower of Pisa)

Battistero di Pisa

Cattedrale di Pisa

Photography styles:

Slow exposure, Sunset/Sunrise, Blue Hour, Black & White Photography\

Photography gear:

DSLR, Standard lens (25-50 mm), Wide lens

Hotel: Hotel Francesco - Price £ 59 per night (Jakub's rating - 3/5)

Restaurant: Allabona Davvero Toscano - Price £20 for drink and meal (Jakub's rating - 5/5)


Day 2 - Florence, Italy

Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

Travelling photography tip of the day: Take as many photos as you want

Photography locations:

Morning (Pisa) -

Torre di Pisa (Leaning tower of Pisa)

Battistero di Pisa

Cattedrale di Pisa

Afternoon (Florence) -

Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

Giardino delle rose (Rose Garden)

Piazzale Michelangelo

Photography styles:

Slow exposure, Sunset/Sunrise, Blue Hour

Photography gear:

DSLR, Standard lens (25-50 mm), Wide lens, Zoom lens (24-240)

Hotel: 50 Via de' Bardi - Price £ 89 per night (Jakub's rating - 4/5)

Restaurant: I Bastioni di San Niccolo - Price £45 for drink and meal (Jakub's rating - 1/5)


Day 3 - Florence, Italy

Travelling photography tip of the day: Wake up early stay up late

Photography locations:

Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

Ponte Vecchio

Piazza della Repubblica

Photography styles:

Slow exposure, Sunset/Sunrise, Blue Hour

Photography gear:

DSLR, Standard lens (25-50 mm), Wide lens, Zoom lens (24-240)

Hotel: 50 Via de' Bardi - Price £ 89 per night (Jakub's rating - 4/5)

Restaurant: La Cantinetta Osteria con Cucina - Price £40 for drink and meal (Jakub's rating - 3/5)


Day 4 - San Quirico d'Orcia, Italy

Travelling photography tip of the day: Get lost on purpose

Photography locations:

San Quirico d'Orcia

Tuscany Landscape

Chapel Vitaleta

Photography styles:

Slow exposure, Daylight, Sunset/Sunrise, Blue Hour

Photography gear:

DSLR, Standard lens (25-50 mm), Wide lens, Zoom lens (24-240)

Hotel: Wellness Center Casanova - Price £104 per night (Jakub's rating - 3/5)

Restaurant: Al Vecchio Forno - Price £55 for drink and meal (Jakub's rating - 5/5)


Day 5 - San Quirico d'Orcia, Italy

Travelling photography tip of the day: The best camera is the one you have with you

Photography locations:

Val d'Orcia

Parco dei Mulini

Antiche Terme Romane Libere

Piazza delle Sorgenti

Rocca di Tentennano

Photography styles:

Slow exposure, Daylight, Sunset/Sunrise

Photography gear:

DSLR, Standard lens (25-50 mm), Wide lens, Zoom lens (24-240)

Hotel: Wellness Center Casanova - Price £104 per night (Jakub's rating - 3/5)

Restaurant: Ristorante Da Ciacco - Price £45 for drink and meal (Jakub's rating - 2/5)

Ristorante La Taverna Del Barbarossa - Price £30 for drink and meal (Jakub's rating - 4/5)


Day 6 - Pisa, Italy



Travelling photography tip of the day: The best camera is the one you have with you

Photography locations:

Battistero di Pisa

Cattedrale di Pisa

Photography styles:

Slow exposure, Daylight, Black & White, Sunset/Sunrise

Photography gear:

DSLR, Standard lens (25-50 mm), Wide lens, Zoom lens (24-240)

Hotel: Hotel La Pace - Price £38 per night (Jakub's rating - 2/5)

Restaurant: Ristorante Galileo - Price £35 for drink and meal (Jakub's rating - 2/5)

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