Wilderness Photography in Makuleke

Wilderness Photography in Makuleke with Andrew Aveley – In partnership with Eco Training, the Pioneer & Leader in Safari Guide & Wildlife Training in South Africa you will have the opportunity to learn and develop a unique approach to photography in one of the most incredible locations in South Africa, The Makuleke Contract Park in Northern Kruger

Wilderness Photography in Makuleke

The focus of this photography experience, puts an emphasis on the aesthetic value of the photo for the photographer and the message they are trying to convey through their passion and love of nature, portraying natural elements such as wildlife, birds, landscapes, plants, close-ups, textures or any other subject that the photographer finds through their own creative insight.

Highlights and exclusive opportunities:

  • Access to the most bio-diverse area in the Kruger National Park
  • Visiting the incredible Lanner Gorge Viewpoint
  • Experiencing the amazing Fever Tree Forest along the northern bank of the Luvuvhu River
  • Bush walks on the Limpopo flood plains
  • Small group of students and personal attention
  • Highly qualified and passionate instructors

Recieve a EcoTraining certificate of attendance and also a Wilderness Photography Certificate

Participants will spend mornings and afternoons in the field looking for photographic opportunities followed by a interactive lecture each day and constructive criticism of any digital photos taken during activities.

Course Content:

  • Your camera, exposure and how it effects your photos
  • The basics of photography and how to interpret them in the field
  • Field craft and creating opportunities
  • Camera techniques – Technical, practical, creative and
  • Composition, Creativity and Important Elements in photos
  • The use of light and its impact on your photography
  • How your subjects can help you see better images
  • The role of image editing in photography
  • Basic Image editing workflow and software
  • Let your images tell a story and become a guardian of the African Wilderness

Course Duration – 7 Days

Starts and ends at the Pafuri Gate – Makuleke Contract Park


  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Tea, coffee and cordials
  • Instructors and training
  • Walks
  • Game drives


  • Beverages (beers, ciders, soft drinks).
  • Entry to Kruger Park (for Makuleke Courses); Botswana border crossing (cable car)

2022 Rates from: 

SADC FROM –  R 16600.00

INTER FROM: USD 1850.00 | EURO 1750.00 | GBP 1350.00 

Optional Services

  • Use of Canon professional equipment and lenses (dependant on availability)
  • Booking of additional nights in Kruger National Park
  • Flights from anywhere in South Africa or Internationally

All bookings subject to availability and package price to be confirmed on booking.


Wilderness Photography in Makuleke


Wilderness Photography in Makuleke