To see the photos realized by the participant of last editions: 

To see the full gallery of the project:

To read the references of the participants:


Who can apply?

All photography lovers. It is not required a professional level.

How can I apply?

 In order to select the most suitable profiles, candidates have to send: CV + Portfolio with 5 photos, that better show your photography style.

To apply, send an email to: &

Deadline: 1 September 2019

Only 20 places available     

   Currently available: 10


265,00 € with accommodation included

225,00 € without accommodation

[Look upstair in the section "What is provided" to read all the services provided]

P.s.: Flight tickets are not included.

DATES: from 28th November to 1st December 2019

WHERE: Lisbon, Portugal


  • Accomodation in Lisbon at LISBON LOUNGE HOSTEL
  • Breakfast
  • 2 Guided Tour of Lisbon in English 
  • 3 Photography Workshops
  • 1 Photoshooting with local models
  • 2 Team Leaders
  • International Certificate



  • Learn to work in a team.
  • Workshop organized by IADE - Universidade Europeia
  • Workshop lead by Onésimo Costa
  • Workshop lead by Nuno Patricio
  • Outdoor Photoshooting  with local models
  • Street Art Tour of Lisbon
  • 20 photos published by Let me Italian you
  • Attendance certificate
  • International Visibility
  • International Experience

Partners of




Christmas Edition



Hello I`m Alexandra. I`m 42 years old and I come from Portugal. I work as a Lab Assistant and live in Liechtenstein since 2001. I take a lot of pictures in my free time.Photography is my inspiration…The old cities, the streets, the random people, the mountains, the lakes…This is my first experience with people sharing the same passion. I will love to learn more with you all.

I've participated in Discover Krakow 13.



My name is Sonia and I’m from Italy. I’m 34 years old, I have a degree in archeology and I’m self-taught amateur photographer.

Lisbon is my second home, but I know this time will be different: first experience with Letmeitalianyou, way to improve my skills, meet new people .. So, I’m ready to go!

more are coming soon...

After the great success of the last three editions,  Let me Italian you is ready to launch the fourth and exclusive edition of DISCOVER LISBONThe first Christmas Edition in Lisbon!

Christmas lights, Christmas market, Christmas tree will make Lisbon even more magic!

"Light, say artists, is all important to creating a masterpiece. The azure sky over Lisbon, long hours of summer sunshine and golden sunsets are factors that ensure many visitors go home with fond memories and great photographs of the Portuguese capital. "  Welcome to Lisbon: the City of Light.

DISCOVER LISBON is an innovative project whose purpose is to make the participants live a professional experience for those who love photography and video making

The main goal of the project is to valorise and promote the magical and picturesque  city of Lisbon, in Portugal, through photos, reportage, videos made by photographers (amateurs or not) from different places of the world. DISCOVER LISBON wants to enrich the professional and academic path of the photographer, moreover it wants to enrich his portfolio.

DISCOVER LISBON is supported by IADE-Universidade Europeia.

The two tours of the city are organized in collaboration with Rita the Guide, a professional local guide,who knows all the sights of Lisbon and will take you on a guided tour. Exactly:

1° Tour - Alfama: Alfama is one of the oldest districts in Europe and the former red light district of Lisbon. Surviving the great earthquake of 1755, Alfama is home to relics of the Arabic occupation in the 8th century, roman ruins and monuments regarding the foundation of Portugal 900 years ago! This maze-like little village inside the center of Lisbon will transport you to a simpler time where kids play on the streets, neighbors get together on a daily basis, doors are not locked and where the cars don't fit. Come wander these lost in time streets with a home made ginjinha, discover the birthplace of fado or just chat while drinking a portuguese glass of wine and tasting an amazing cheese platter.                  It includes: Cathedral of Lisbon - The castle of Lisbon - Labyrinth of old Alfama streets - History of Alfama - History of fado.

2° Tour - Downtown: With this tour you get to know the full history of Lisbon that originates as far as 3000 years ago, all the way up to the key events of XXI century Lisbon. We will see the highlights and the top attractions of its unique downtown area, the best viewpoints of the seven hills, talk about culture, literature and politics. The best way to understand the Portuguese people and the country's evolution, from its glorious past until today's Europe best well-kept secret.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             It includes: All downtown area - Best sightseeing points - Historical monuments, churches and ruins - Full Lisbon history.

In order to improve participants’ professional and academic skills, there will be several workshops and photoshooting:

  1. Workshop "The light of Lisbon" lead by the professor Octavio Alcantara at the prestigious IADE-Universidade Europeia
  2. Workshop "Long Exposure in Landscape Photography"  at Belvedere of Our Lady of the Hill organized by the photographer Onésimo Costa
  3. Workshop "The search" organized by the photographer Nuno Patricio
  4. Outdoor Photoshoot with local models in Belém 


How is DISCOVER LISBON organized and what is its output?

The role of participant is to take photos of Lisbon's beauties during each guided tours. You will work alone or in pair (your fellow could be one your friend). The project lasts 4 days. 

Here is the agenda:

Thursday 28 November

09:15 – 09:30 Opening & Welcoming from Let me Italian You

09:30 – 12:30  Workshop "The lights of Lisbon" at IADE - Universidade Europeia

15:30 – 17:30  Visit of Alfama with Rita The Guide

Friday 29 November

10:15 – 12:15 Visit of Downtown with Rita The Guide 

16:30 - 18:30    Workshop "Long Exposure in Landscape Photography" at Belvedere of Our Lady of the Hill  with Onésimo Costa

Saturday 30 November

10:30 – 12:30 Outdoor Shooting with local models at Belém 

16:30 - 18:30  Workshop "The search"  with Nuno Patricio

Sunday 1 December

10:00 – 12:00 Street Art Tour of Lisbon

12:00 – 12:30 Issue of Attendance certificates and Good bye


At the end of the project, each participant shall receive an Attendance certificates signed by the Let me Italian you team and all its partners: IADE - Universidade Europeia, Nuno Patricio.

Plus, in order to bring more visibility to the work done during the project, each participant will submit 20 photos with their credits to Let me Italian you and the photos will be published by our official Flickr & Instagram (@letmeitalianyou) accounts.




I’m Youyoung, originated from South Korea but living in Paris to be a medieval historian. I’m writing a thesis which is concentrated to urban history of medieval Mediterranean world, otherwise I also love to travel and explore the new world. I’ve been connected to this project coincidently when I was on the road for my long trip from Greece to Denmark, also I’m really delighted to be part of this wonderful photography project.

I participated to Discover Krakow XII, Discover Barcelona VIII,Discover Copenhagen I and Discover Marrakech IV.



Hello, my name’s Giulia, I’m 27 and I come from Italy. I’ve a master degree in Environmental Sciences and from a few months I work as an environmental technician.

At the moment, I think carpe diem is the best way to live my life, so here I am! My first experience out of the “comfort zone”.

My first solo departure with the desire to meet new friends, view an amazing city and at last but not the least to learn about one of my passions: photography! See you soon guys!



Hi guys! I am Samantha, a 24 y/o student from Udine.

I partecipated to Discover Krakow 6, Discover Budapest 1, Discover Sicily and Discover Marrakech 1 .

I'm graduated in Public Relations and I love travelling, playing the piano and, obviously, photography. I approached the world of photography when I was 13 thanks to my aunt and her camera and when I was 17 I bought my first reflex. I'm so excited to take part in this adventure in Lisbon!

Hi! I’m Monicafrom Udine (Italy) and i’m 22 years old. I'm studying Public  at University.

I've participated in Discover Budapest 1 and Discover Krakow 11.

I started a few months to get interested seriously to photography and then I have much to learn and what better occasion than Discover Lisbon.

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