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Photography Tours

Cape Town Central, South Africa
+27 76 033 2343
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Terrific photo opportunities and instruction

As previous reviewers have said, if you love photography, book a tour with James Gradwell. My... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2014
Momplustwo
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Seattle, WA
Wonderful, unique learning experience

I spend a full day with James on his "Cape Point Full Day" tour and this was an amazing experience... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2014
John G
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 21 August 2014

As previous reviewers have said, if you love photography, book a tour with James Gradwell. My daughter and I visited Cape Town for a couple of days in August of 2014 and booked a half day tour with James based upon other tripadvisor reviews, in...More

2  Thank Momplustwo
PhotographyTours, Owner at Photography Tours, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure, it was great spending time with both of you, glad you had such an amazing trip in Kruger. Hope to see you again some day soon!

Reviewed 22 May 2014

I spend a full day with James on his "Cape Point Full Day" tour and this was an amazing experience I would happily recommend to anyone. You can tell James is as passionate as he is knowledgable about photography as he is about Cape Town...More

Thank John G
PhotographyTours, Owner at Photography Tours, responded to this review

Hi John, it was an absolute pleasure, glad you enjoyed it. Hopefully to see you next time you come back to Cape Town!

Reviewed 21 May 2014

I am an amateur photographer who picked up the hobby around 5 years ago. I have a 5d mk3 and normally carry around a flash and 3 types of lenses: wide angle, portrait, and long range. On my photo tour with James I was able...More

Thank akiboshi
PhotographyTours, Owner at Photography Tours, responded to this review

It was fantastic meeting both of you, it was an absolute pleasure taking you on a photo tour. Hope to see you both again the next time you're back in Africa!

Reviewed 16 March 2014

Double whammy for me - needed help with a first time DSLR and wanted to see some different bits of Cape Town so I went on the Photo Walk - Heart of the City. Jason took me up to BoKaap and started by checking my...More

Thank McArthur3
PhotographyTours, Owner at Photography Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Jason Buch is excellent specialist photographic guide so happy to hear how much he helped you. Hope to have you back on one of our Photo Walks again.

Reviewed 16 January 2014

I went to Cape Town with my wife who had a conference. I brought my camera and booked with James for two half day tours. James knows the area, knows where to go and what to see, off the beaten track. He also understands photography...More

Thank Dawiwe
PhotographyTours, Owner at Photography Tours, responded to this review

So sorry to hear about your camera, when you told me I was in shock. Cape Town as a general is quite safe but when we venture into the backstreets we need to be careful, just glad you weren't hurt. Hopefully next time you come...More

Reviewed 12 January 2014

I visited Cape Town in October 2013, and James was tremendously helpful in helping me achieve some of my best photographs ever. Not only does James know a plethora of truly wonderful (and unique) locations, he also provides unbelievably amazing service. James patiently answered my...More

Thank Will F
PhotographyTours, Owner at Photography Tours, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure Will, happy to hear you got some amazing images. Hope to catch up with you next time you're back.

Reviewed 9 January 2014

I booked the full-day photography tour (Cape Peninsula) with James Gradwell after I had readsome of the really good reviews here on Tripadvisor. I'm glad I did - and had a fantastic day! The weather was forecast to be somewhat mixed, plus Chapman's Peak Drive...More

2  Thank Flocke
PhotographyTours, Owner at Photography Tours, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure, you got some many beautiful pictures, well done. The Namibia tours are amazing too, one day I hope you can join me!

Reviewed 27 December 2013

I loved my morning learning how to use my camera properly and enjoying many of the beautiful,colourful sights of Cape Town.My daughter and I spent the morning of 17 December 2013 with James.He patiently explained,clearly and simply,all the functions of my Nikon SLR,illustrating this with...More

Thank Heidirosenfeld
PhotographyTours, Owner at Photography Tours, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure Heidi taking you and your daughter out, and its been nice to stay in touch via Facebook. I hope you're still practicing lots in the UK.

Reviewed 17 November 2013

Wife and I spent 1.5 days touring around Cape Town with James, starting with a half day in the afternoon in Cape Town and then a full day adventure down Cape Point, stopping at cool spots to get pictures and see wildlife. He gave us...More

Thank Lloyd W
Reviewed 3 November 2013

We really enjoyed this tour, a real highlight of our trip to South Africa! James is a very pleasant, cultivated person and an excellent guide with a real passion for photography and great knowledge about the Cape Town area. He knows many fascinating out of...More

Thank iPSC-Xenofree
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Henry C
Hi ! Please quote Aug 30, 2016 private photography tour for 2 persons ( Cape town ) . Please give full itinerary details ( total time, places, entrance fee , others.... ) Thanks/Henry
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Response from PhotographyTours | Property representative |
HI Henry, Please email us from our website You will also find under BOOKINGS & RATES our prices and details of a full or half day tour. And many options for itineraries, our most popular been the full day Cape Point tour... More
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