7 Days Uluru to Alice Springs
7 Days Uluru to Alice Springs at a glance
Learn how to shoot in manual modes and master composition with your DSLR. Discover the art and technical settings on your camera. Bring your laptop with Lightroom & Photoshop to tackle some advanced editing techniques.
From beginner to advanced photographers welcome. Get taken to the best spots for landscape photography at the best time of day and months of the year.
Watching the sunset on Uluru.
Sunset at Kata Tjuta.
Astrophotography in all locations
Gorges for day swims.
Aboriginal Portraits & Cultural Tour Experience.
Wildlife Photography Close Up
PM Airport Transfers & Check in Hotel
PM Uluru Afternoon/Sunset/Dusk Shoot & Astro Photography (after Dinner) or editing if cloudy
AM Uluru Dawn/Sunrise & Early Morning Field Of Lights Shoot
AM After Breakfast morning at leisure to choose optional tours at your own expense (i.e. Helicopter Ride)
PM Kata Tjuta Afternoon/Sunset/Dusk Shoot + Astrophotography (after dinner) or editing if cloudy
AM Uluru Dawn/Sunrise & Early Morning
AM After Breakfast Drive to Kings Canyon Via Aboriginal Cultural Tour
PM Lunch at Kings Canyon Resort followed by late afternoon/sunset/dusk shoot
PM Kings Canyon Astrophotography shoot (after dinner) or editing if cloudy.
AM Kings Canyon Rim Walk Dawn/Sunrise & Early Morning Shoot
PM - Afternoon at leisure to choose optional tours at your own expense (i.e. Helicopter Ride)
AM Kings Canyon to Glen Helen Drive (after breakfast)
PM Glen Helen Gorge late afternoon/sunset/dusk shoot
PM Glen Helen Astrophotography (after dinner) or editing if cloudy.
AM Glen Helen Gorge Dawn/Sunrise & Early Morning Shoot
AM Drive Glen Helen to Alice Springs (after breakfast)
PM Alice Springs Lunch & Desert Park Animal shoot
Director/Owner Photographer Alfonso Calero started Australian Photography Tours in 2008 with the aim of teaching locals and tourists travel photography.
ABOUT PHOTO TOURS
Located in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth and Tasmania all of my staff and myself deliver regular Saturday afternoon or night photography walks/courses to suit all levels of experience. Private lessons also available for groups or individuals.
Using the outdoor classroom as our learning environment we explore the technical capabilities of your camera to capture some creative ideas.
Choose from a Smartphone (iphone or android) or DSLR/Mirror-Less Camera Course. Learn how to shoot in manual modes and master composition. Discover the art and technical settings on your camera.
WHAT TO BRING: PHOTOGRAPHIC & GENERAL GEAR
- DSLR or hybrid digital camera
- Wide angle lens 18-24mm & 24 - 70mm range
- Tripod & Cable Release
- Dependable Portable External Drive
- Laptop and power supply
- Adobe Lightroom or Photoshop
- ND Variable Filter 10 stops
- Up to 20 kg luggage and appropriate clothing
- Spiked Rubber Boots
- Moderate Level of Fitness is required with around 10,000-20,000 steps a day (2-4hrs) and uneven surfaces
- All ground transport
- All 3 Star Accommodation
- All Tuition x 2 photo tutors (6 hours per day), photography, tour-guiding & driving
- Uluru National Park Fees
- Field Of Lights Tour (Uluru)
- Aboriginal Cultural Tour (Kings Canyon)
- Alice Springs Desert Park Fees
- Uluru & Alice Springs Airport Transfers
- Domestic Flights Uluru & Alice Springs
- All Meals
- Airfares to Uluru & from Alice Springs
- All Meals, Drinks & Misc Expenses
- Travel Insurance (Accident, health and equipment lost or damaged)
POINTS OF DIFFERENCE
- Very small group Max 6 (2 Tutors)
- Learn at your own pace one on one
- Hand-picked BEST locations
- Led by an experienced photographer/guide/tutor - Alfonso Calero & Paul Gosney
- Truly authentic travel experience - a trip of lifetime!
- Master Composition
- Landscape Photography
- Portrait Photography
- Wildlife Photography
- Close Up/Abstract Photography
- Advanced Editing Techniques (i.e. Focus Stacking, Bracketing, Composite, Luminosity Masking, H.D.R. & Panorama Stitch)
We strongly recommend that you purchase insurance/travel insurance, including coverage for the damage or loss of your equipment whilst on a workshop, your personal health, emergency medical evacuation, emergency medical expenses, and trip cancellation, which would reimburse you for non-refundable airfare and trip cancellation fees. We cannot accept liability for insurance costs, loss of deposits, airline cancellations or delays or penalties incurred by the purchase of non-refundable airline tickets or other expenses incurred by participants in preparing for this workshop. We cannot accept liability for any insurance costs if a workshop is cancelled.
We reserve the right to take photographic or video records during any workshop in which you may be attending and therefore you may appear in such content, and that we may use any such records for promotional and/or commercial purposes. Please advise us if this is an issue for you.
It is a fundamental booking condition that you accept the hazards involved with outdoor travel and photography. You must acknowledge that delays and alterations and their results, such as inconvenience and discomfort, are possible where unforeseen circumstances arise. You must have a level of fitness suitable for your chosen workshop and you are responsible for bringing the appropriate equipment.
In the event of medical emergency and/or repatriation from a workshop by whatever means, the responsibility of such costs will be borne by the client. It is therefore essential that adequate cover is in place.
Every participant voluntarily assumes all risks and will hold us, the workshop leader, any co-leader or assistants, harmless from any and all liability, actions, causes of action, claims, debts, and demands which arise in connection with the workshop. The terms hereof shall serve as a release and assumption of risk for your heirs, administrators, and executors, and for all members of my family, including any minors accompanying you.
We reserve the right to decline to accept or to retain any member of any trip should such person’s actions impede the operation of the trip or the rights or welfare or enjoyment of other members of the trip, and it is agreed that no refunds will be given in such circumstances.Workshop Changes
All workshop schedules and plans are tentative and made in the interest of exciting photographic opportunities. We reserve the right to change, at our exclusive discretion, schedules, plans and itineraries, depending on weather, health or safety considerations, or any other factors related or not related to the photographic opportunities, as we see fit into the workshop.
All participants acknowledge that landscapes photography is subject to many variables including but not limited to environmental conditions that cannot be guaranteed.