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Vacation Photographers in Santiago de Compostela
Handpicked and vetted by our team for quality, style, and skill. Make sure to check availability early so your dates don’t get booked up! Can’t pick your favorite Santiago de Compostela photographer? Check who is available for your travel dates.
Best Photography Spots for a Santiago de Compostela Photoshoot
Santiago de Compostela, the capital of Galicia in northwest Spain, is a city brimming with photographic opportunities. Its historic old town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, boasts winding cobblestone streets, centuries-old buildings, and charming squares that are a dream for photographers. The jewel of the city, the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral, is a masterpiece of Gothic and Baroque architecture and a prominent subject for artistic shots. The vibrant atmosphere of the Obradoiro Square and the beauty of the Praza de Quintana provide ample material for capturing the essence of the city. Beyond the old town, the verdant Galician landscapes and coastal regions offer even more opportunities for stunning photos. Santiago de Compostela is a destination where history, culture, and natural beauty converge, making it an ideal place for diverse and captivating photography.
This shoot was booked as a gift to my friend to have her dream visit to the city and get lovely photos of her in various locations. She thought it was the best gift and loved being the star of the photos. The photos themselves turned out stunning!-Graham
Our friends & family traveled to the Bahamas for our wedding. We had a wedding photographer at our resort, but we decided we would like our friends and family to have a separate photo shoot at different locations around the island, so we contacted Local Lens. Best decision ever! Our photographer, was awesome. It was very easy to plan and everything went according to what we asked. The photographer made great suggestions.-Michelle
We booked a shoot because we wanted to make some memories. It went really well! She was engaging with our daughters and very personable. We also did a pregnancy announcement that she helped us with-Allison
We traveled to NYC because for our 10 year anniversary. For certain circumstances we did't hire a photographer on our wedding, so this was the perfect moment to change that. After reading lots or reviews we decided to hire a professional photographer to capture great images. Lauren was incredible to work with, she was super patient while planning the photoshoot and once we were there she made us feel really comfortable. As we were not from the city we were concerned about arriving late, but Lauren made it clear that we could reach her if something weird happened. Luckily we arrived on time.-Jonathan
We got engaged! Mike was amazing! Very kind and took amazing photos.-Taylor
We flew out for a surprise proposal. Nothing in particular for Barcelona, was attracted to the idea of a beach photoshoot. Jordi was superb! He arranged what we needed and made it all so simple.-Pav
We booked a shoot because we had a family beach trip!-Kalena
We were on vacation for our daughter’s 1st birthday and our experience was wonderful. Daythan was the absolute best. He was so great with our daughter! Would book him again in a heartbeat. Great photos and great experience.-Rachel
We had an Anniversary in Cancun, Mexico We wanted to capture the beautiful memories we had in Cancun on our anniversary day, and my husband and I truly believe that Laura captured the most beautiful memories that we will cherish forever! We honestly loved the experience and we felt so comfortable and had a lot of fun, my husband wants to do this experience again with Local Lens and we highly recommend Laura.-Bilkin
Had a Just Because photoshoot for headshots at the WeWork Reforma location - Very nice experience, fantastic photographer!-David
Santiago de Compostela Photographer Packages
Your vacation deserves better than smartphone snaps and selfies. Hire a local photographer in Santiago de Compostela and return home with photo souvenirs that you’ll treasure for years to come. It’s a great idea for engagement photos, family portraits, honeymoon photos, bachelorette parties, or just because!
What's included in my photoshoot package?
Peace of Mind
Choose from vetted and highly rated personal photographers. Hassle-free booking and a travel-friendly refund policy.
Receive your gallery within 5 business days of your photoshoot, but usually sooner! Download your choice of 15, 30, 45 or 60 digital photos depending on your shoot package.
Expert Photo Editing
All photography is edited for light, color, & sharpness to make your vacation photos gorgeous. Advanced beauty edits are available for purchase.
Your personal photographer also acts as an informal tour guide with all the best photography spots and local secrets for what to see, eat, & do in town.
Turn your digital photos into cherished travel prints & wall art! Use our printing partners and get FREE SHIPPING - as low as $1 USD for 4×6 luster prints.
Frequently Asked Questions
Prices vary by city, ensuring you the best rates according to the local market. Choose between photography packages that range from 30 minutes up to 2 hours. The high-resolution photos are professionally edited and delivered by email in a private online gallery within 5 business days. See pricing for your destination here.
Check your dates, and then you'll be notified by email which photographers are available. Book your date and then your local professional photographer will work with you to go over all the best photography spots, when the best light will be, and how to beat the crowds to capture magical moments without tons of other tourists in the background. Local Lens vacation photographers are handpicked artists for quality, style, & skill. Not only will they take amazing photos, but they will edit them to be beautiful photo souvenirs you’ll treasure for years to come.
All photos are professionally edited for vibrance and composition and delivered in a private online gallery where you can download your favorite photos in high-resolution jpg format. Additional files and high-quality prints from our professional partner labs are also available for purchase. You should receive an email with your photography gallery link within five business days.
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