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Sydney Sunset Photography Tour

  • 3.5-hour sunset photography tour of Sydney
  • Snap iconic photos of Sydney Harbour and The Rocks on a walking tour
  • Master the art of twilight and night photography
Sydney Sunset Photography Tour
From $93.27
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Sydney Sunset Photography Tour
From $93.27
Snap spectacular photos of Sydney at sunset and master the art of twilight photography on this 3.5-hour photography tour of Sydney. Follow your guide, a professional photographer, around Sydney Harbour and The Rocks, then take in the views from Observatory Hill as the sun sets over the city. With expert advice to help you compose the perfect shot, master tricky lighting techniques and learn to use a tripod; you’ll be sure to take some impressive photos.
What to Expect
Your Sydney photography tour is carefully structured to progress the right elements to good photography. Photography is like a good recipe, each element in the right proportions. You will enjoy applying the theory in practical activities and hands on learning.An hour walk away from the main streets will have you taking great photos before we board our executive 9 seater van for a short cross city trip to Mrs Macquarie’s Chair to walk the edge of the Botanical Gardens and take photos from one of the best locations in Sydney as the sun begins to set. We then return to a few secret harbour foreshore spots before we drive across the Bridge to enjoy a wide view of the harbour and gaze at the city lights against the night sky. Relax here with us, enjoy a drink and some nibbles and embrace the beauty of Sydney at night. 

This class will teach you long exposure, night photography and composition. Share tripods are supplied at no cost. We start at a local cafe to review your knowledge and get the finer points of the session ahead. Location may change subject to weather but ensure the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge are included.


  • The very best of Sydney Harbour at sunset
  • Views from above Circular Quay 
  • Views of the Opera House and the Bridge from Lady Macquarie's Chair
  • Milsons Point & Lavender Bay
  • Take great photos and improve your photography
  • Small group, Handout notes and helpful advice

 What Can you Expect

  • Discover Sydney’s sunset walks and best photo opportunities
  • Loan share tripods at no cost
  • Frequent session days available
  • Photography tips for your camera or phone
  • Local guide with local knowledge
  • Plenty of time to embrace every moment, every amazing view.
  • Advice on where else to visit in Sydney
General Comments: Please bring your camera, fully charged batteries and a spare memory card. A hat, sunscreen and jacket for evening
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Reviews (19)
1 - 5 of 7 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing Tour & Teacher

We would like to thank Terry for a great tour last Sunday. My wife and I undertook the sunset tour around Sydney harbour and loved it. Terry was very knowledgeable and helpful. We learnt a lot about our cameras, as well as many useful techniques...More

Thank stephenbH4113ND
PicturemeSydney, Owner at Picture Me Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey guys and many thanks. I do hope that Sharon isnt too wide eyed at 2am!! Anyway enjoy NZ and look forward to seeing some great shots, Terry

Reviewed May 21, 2018
An Outstanding Photography Tour

Terry is an amazing photography instructor. He has a gift for teaching and helped make complex terms, easy to understand. I loved every minute of this tour - it was fun, informative and I have some amazing photos that I am delighted with. I can't...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank madelineg49
Topshot_nptc, Owner at Picture Me Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Many thanks for your review and so happy to see you advance in your skills and knowledge. We got away from the crowds and the weather was kind to us too.

Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile
Great tour

I had a great time on this tour and learned so much about my camera that I wasn’t aware of. Terry was very informative and helpful. He gave me a lot of tips and I came away wanting to keep practicing what I learnt. Would...More

Thank BelindaM846
Topshot_nptc, Owner at Picture Me Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Enjoy the new frontier of night photography. Thank you for your kind words, Terry

Reviewed March 22, 2018
5 star class - couldn't recommend this highly enough!

This was such an excellent class! Terry was fantastic, very informative and pitched it at exactly the right level. I had just completed a 7 week photography course in Singapore and can honestly say I learnt more in the 3.5 hours with Terry than I...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 809sarac
Topshot_nptc, Owner at Picture Me Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2018

Hi Sara, so glad you enjoyed the evening and learnt some helpful tips. Please share any top pics of your holiday or Singapore with me on instagram and happy to support you or critique as requested. Thank you for the kind words and hope to...More

Reviewed November 28, 2017
A fantastic class

This was an excellent class. Terry really took the time to work on my weaknesses and build on my strengths. It wasn't just about taking good photographs this one time but providing the tools to take with me. We focused on manual exposure. Terry's passion...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank mlanept
Topshot_nptc, Owner at Picture Me Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

Apologies for not touching base earlier, thanks so much for the kind words and hope we keep in touch, Terry

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