luxury photographic adventures in sydney

Welcome to your tailor-made private photography expedition down-under in Sydney, Australia.

A city full of icons, surrounded by waterways and stunning scenery, it's hard not to fall in love with Sydney within hours of arriving. From the world-famous Opera House, to the Grand Harbour bridge, we'll fill your city days with stunning views before venturing further afield to capture national parks, beaches and mountain views - this is a trip that will ensure you leave with memory cards full to the brim of amazing sights and adventures. Working directly with Paul, before, during and after your journey across this incredible Australian metropolis, you'll be treated to stunning locations, amazing experiences and down-to-earth photographic tuition which will ensure you capture both fine art prints that you'll be proud to display for all to see, as well as memories that will last a lifetime.

Staying in luxury accommodation in the heart of the action, we'll incorporate landscape, cityscape, aerial and seascape photography into your custom workshop itinerary, delivering a portfolio of your own stunning images that will be truly unique and special to you.


  • private aerial photography tour over the city
  • breathtaking views of the Sydney Opera House
  • climb, and capture, the Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • explore the stunning towns of Manly and Bondi Beach
  • capture the city from the rooftops at dawn, sunset and night
  • venture into the Blue Mountains to shoot waterfalls and landscapes

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location examples

  • Sydney Opera House
  • Harbour Bridge
  • Manly
  • Bondi Beach
  • Blue Mountains
  • Bradley's View

activity level & climate

  • most locations are within a 10 minute walk from the car or helicopter
  • some up-close locations will require walking for up to 30 minutes
  • photographing the Blue Mountains will require a day of hiking, up to 10 miles total
  • certain rooftops are accessed by climbing 4-5 storeys after an elevator ride
  • summer climate: 66°F - 79°F / 19°C - 26°C
  • winter climate: 46°F - 63°F / 8°C - 17°C

accommodation & transport

  • top rated accommodation in the heart of the city
  • exclusive club room access throughout the day for editing & great views
  • some locations will allow for night-shooting of the galaxy above
  • climate-controlled luxury 4x4 SUV vehicles
  • transport provided from start to finish of the workshop

dining options

  • daily hotel breakfasts included
  • on-location lunches at great local food hotspots
  • top rated restaurants for dinner
  • snacks and drinks provided throughout the day
  • alcoholic beverages included with dinner

bespoke workshops

Learn from the best, with one-to-one photographic tuition and post-processing advice throughout, along with access to the latest equipment.

best locations

You’re in control of where you want to shoot, using Paul’s extensive local knowledge to deliver unique options and locations.

all-inclusive pricing

With no added-extras and luxury accommodation, you can concentrate on what you do best : taking great photographs.

ask us about booking

We'd love to hear from you and understand your plans.

With workshop destinations and budgets to suit all levels of photographer, we're sure there's something special we can design around your individual needs.

To get in touch, or make a booking, please feel free to email or use the form here to send us a message:


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our partnership with Phase One:

The ultimate in image quality, from the ultimate camera system - through our special partnership with Phase One's Digital Artist Series, you have the unique opportunity to shoot using the most advanced medium format camera system in the world.

For a small additional charge, participants will receive their own Phase One XF camera, ultra-high resolution medium format digital back and a selection of the latest lenses to make use of throughout the workshop - capturing incredible details in photographs which deliver world-leading resolution and image quality.

Alongside Paul, those taking advantage of the Phase One upgrade will be guided by technical experts and direct support from Phase One - with hints, tips and step-by-step assistance to get the best out of this amazing camera system.

any questions?

Don't hesitate to get in touch about our luxury custom workshops - we're here to help at any time.

Many frequently asked questions are also answered on our dedicated FAQ page - click here to take a look.

All workshop bookings are subject to our standard booking terms and conditions, available to read here. If there are any other specific questions that have not been addressed, please feel free to email us directly at the studio.

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