Here is our top 12 best photo locations for outdoor photoshoot in Bologna. There are public locations so is not asked for any tax or special permission.
Our top 12 best photo locations for outdoor photoshoot in Bologna
The locations are suitable for portraits, engagement, wedding, family or pregnancy photo sessions. All the below pictures are taken by us (©Cristian Mihaila Photography).
1. Piazza Maggiore
Piazza Maggiore and its edifices is the most important touristic spot in Bologna. It is a wide space surrounded by San Luca Church, Neptune Fontaine, Palazzo Re Enzo and the City Hall. From photographic point of view is a beautiful, iconic spot. It is also the most crowdy part of the city, especially in the weekend.
Tip: find some angles, corners and walls that allows you to highlight mainly the person you photograph and allows you to avoid the crowd.
2. Piazza Santo Stefano
It’s also a very crowdy location.
3. Portici via Farrini
4. The Montagnola Park – the stairs from Irnerio side
Suitable for sofisticated portraits or pregnancy photo shoots.
5. Due Torri
Beeing the symbol of the city you cand use it to create some momeries for a touristic visit.
You can also use it in a more formal situation to empower the portrait subject.
6. Streets from center
Just get lost on the streets from the center. You will surely find a lot o good pose locations: narrow streets, medieval architecture.
This a good way to step away from the crowd and take a more quiet moment.
7. Palazzo della Mercanzia
Suitable for family, portrait or engagement photo shoot.
8. The park Giardini Margherita
Suitable for family or lyfestyle photo shoot. Amazing in autumn.
9. Quartier Saragozza
10. The view from San Michele in Bosco
11. The garden Villa delle rose
The place is characterized by ornamental gardens, balconies, statues.
We usually advice this place for portrait shootings, for the shy persons or people who simply wants to avoid the center of the city.
12. Talon Park
We recommand it for lyfestyle, family shootings or outdoor portraits.