Top 5 unique places to practice your photography skills in Amsterdam

Are you visiting Amsterdam? or are you living here and you would like to have some unique photo’s to share them with your friends via social media accounts?

  Let me “show you” my top 5 favorite spots in Amsterdam where I like to practice my photography and having some amazing framework to share it with my friends.

@copyrights ICN Photography
Camera: Nikon D5600 
Lenses: Tamron 16 – 400 mm  / NIKON AF-S 18-200MM 
Extra: Tripod for night shoots 
Edit: Lightroom and Luminar 4

Let’s start

1. “Tuinen of Westen ” (landscape photography)

Check the (Website) to see how to go there 

windmill

  • Camera Nikon D5500 / NIKON AF-S 18-200MM / ISO 100 / Focal length 26 mm / F-number: f 3,8 / Exposure time: 1/1000 Edit in Lightroom & Luminar 4

……pure paradise for landscape photography  – the best time to have your instamoment is the sunset time.

landscape tuinen van westen

  • Camera Nikon D5500 / NIKON AF-S 18-200MM / ISO 100 / Focal length 26 mm / F-number: f 3,8 / Exposure time: 1/1000 Edit in Lightroom

2-sc  Sloterpark one of the 15th park’s of Amsterdam

(Nature photography)

sloterplas 1

  • Camera Nikon D5500 / NIKON AF-S 18-200MM / ISO 100 / Focal length 26 mm / F-number: f 3,8 / Exposure time: 1/1000 Edit in Lightroom & Luminar 4

Check their FB page, and besides photography, in the hot summer days perfect place to cool down and have a swim – don’t forget to pack your bikini next to your camera 🙂 

Sloterpark

  • Camera Nikon D5500 /Tamron 16 – 400 mm/ ISO 100 / Focal length 26 mm / F-number: f 3,8 / Exposure time: 1/1000 Edit in Lightroom

3rd stop on my photography journey is the famous canals streets

( street photography)

Mini car

  • Camera Nikon D5500 /Tamron 16 – 400 mm/ ISO 100 / Focal length 125 mm / F-number: f 6 / Exposure time: 1/400 Edit in Lightroom

everywhere in the centrum of Amsterdam. Try different views on different angles to have a great shoot. 

Canal street

  • Camera Nikon D5500 /Tamron 16 – 400 mm/ ISO 100 / Focal length 125 mm / F-number: f 6 / Exposure time: 1/400 Edit in Lightroom

4th place is Vondelpark the main park in the heart of the city.

( Nature photography)

Website

Vondepark bridge

  • Camera Nikon D5500 /Tamron 16 – 400 mm/ ISO 200 / Focal length 125 mm / F-number: f 3,5 / Exposure time: 1/125 Edit in Lightroom

Perfect place to find some unique spots to share your #instamoment

ICNPHOTGRAPHY Leaves

  • Camera Nikon D5500 /Tamron 16 – 400 mm/ ISO 200 / Focal length 125 mm / F-number: f 3,5 / Exposure time: 1/125 Edit in Lightroom

5. Do you like modern architecture photography? I have for you 3 spots first stop is Amstel Station area 

( Architecture photography)

amsteldijk

  • Camera Nikon D5500 /Tamron 16 – 400 mm/ ISO 200 / Focal length 35 mm / F-number: f 4,2 / Exposure time: 1/1000 Edit in Lightroom

2sc Osdorp neighborhood have impressing design buildings

osdorp building

  • Camera Nikon D5500 night shoot for this you need the tripod  / Nikon AF-S 18-200mm / ISO 150 / Focal length 20 mm / F-number: f 5 / Exposure time: 6′ Edit in Lightroom & Luminar 4

 The Houthaven neighborhood, you will find the ” Pontsteiger building” 

Pontsteiger building

  • Camera Nikon D5500 night shoot for this you need the tripod  / NIKON AF-S 18-200MM / ISO 150 / Focal length 20 mm / F-number: f 5 / Exposure time: 6′ Edit in Lightroom & Luminar 4

Bonus – Nemo Science Museum Rooftop, 10 min walk from Amsterdam Central Station

( City Panorama view)

Girl

  • Camera Nikon D5500  / Tamron 16 – 400 mm/ ISO 150 / Focal length 110 mm / F-number: f 5,6 / Exposure time: 1/1000 Edit in Lightroom & Luminar 4

nemo-panorama-view

  • Camera Nikon D5500 /Tamron 16 – 400 mm/ NIKON AF-S 18-200MM / ISO 150 / Focal length 20 mm / F-number: f 4,8 / Exposure time: 1/2000  Edit in Lightroom

*The End

Tell me what is your favorite spot for your #instamoment in Amsterdam?