Tasmania Photography Tours and Workshops

Join Luke for some personalised and professional tuition to improve your photography on a small group Tasmanian photography tour. From technique in the field, post-processing tips in the digital darkroom and guided tours to some of Tasmania’s most beautiful locations, there is a workshop that suits everyone.

Luke’s workshops are aimed at beginner to intermediate DSLR photographers, or for more advanced photographers who would like to take advantage of Luke’s local knowledge of many beautiful Tasmanian photography locations.

If you don’t see a date that suits listed below – contact me – to register interest and discuss alternative dates.


Multi Day Workshops

Around Hobart (one day or shorter)


One on One


Multi Day Workshops
4 Days / 3 Nights; $1595.00 per person
** September 2017 now fully booked; autumn 2018 dates coming soon **

A special edition of my regular Cradle Mountain workshop which will feature night sky sessions at Dove Lake and some of Tasmania’s most beautiful waterfalls such as Crater Falls at Cradle Mountain, Philosopher Falls in the Tarkine and Nelson Falls. Tour fee includes a single room for each participant! Read more →

Cradle Mt 4 days – Night Sky, Tasmanian Devil Park & Stunning Waterfalls

4 Days / 3 Nights; $1595.00 per person
** Upcoming Dates: April 9-12, 2018 **

Enjoy four days away in Tasmania’s stunning Bay of Fires region. Based in St Helens, sunrise and sunset shoots over dramatic rocky foreshores will be the highlight of this Workshop. We will also visit St Columba Falls and Freycinet National Park. Tour fee includes a single/private room. Read more →

Bay of Fires Photography Tour Tasmania

Bay of Fires Photography Tour Tasmania

5 Days / 4 Nights; $2195.00 per person
May 6-10, 2018

New 5 day Tasmanian photography workshop in the magnificent Tarkine rainforest. We will spend four nights at Corinna photographing the dark green rainforest, wild rivers and waterfalls, autumn fungi and rugged west coast sunsets. Read more →

Tarkine Rainforest Photography Workshop Tasmania

5 Day Tarkine Rainforest Photography Workshop Tasmania

3 Days / 2 Nights
Runs on Demand for one or two guests only!

New 3 day private Tasmanian photography workshop at either Cradle Mountain or Bay of Fires. Personalised tuition in the field to cover exactly what you need to cover, at your own relaxed pace.  Read more →

private tours tasmania cradle mountain

Private 3 day tours to either Cradle Mountain or Bay of Fires. Will run exclusively for one or two guests only!

Around Hobart (One day or shorter)
Full Day; $295.00 per person
Runs on demand! Contact to discuss dates.
** Upcoming dates: Oct 24, Nov 14 **

Visit some of Tasmania’s most spectacular forests in this one day workshop. Explore the cool dark rainforest, photograph the beautiful Russell & Horseshoe Falls and marvel at some of the biggest trees in the world. Read more →

Mt Field & Styx Valley Photography Tours Tasmania

Mt Field & Styx Valley Photography Tours Tasmania

3+ Hours; $150.00 per person
Runs on demand!

Discover some hidden photographic gems in the foothills of Mt Wellington, and then shoot a magnificent sunset from the Eastern Shore, as the city skyline sparkles into life under the imposing backdrop of Mt Wellington. Read more →

Photography Workshops Hobart, Tasmania

Photography Workshops Hobart, Tasmania

2 Hours; $385.00 (for 1 or 2 people)
Runs on demand. Private tour for one or two guests only.

Exclusive entry to Tasmania’s Raptor Refuge! Not open to the public, this workshop will allow you to experience and photograph Tasmania’s endangered raptors on a private tour, as well as make an important contribution to raptor conservation in Tasmania Read more →

Raptor Refuge Photography Tuition Tasmania

Private photography session at Tasmania’s Raptor Refuge.

2 Hours; $290.00 (for 1 or 2 people)
Runs on demand. Private tour.

Our own personal tour with one of Bonorong’s keepers where we will see wombats, Tasmanian Devils, koalas and more! Learn all the important tips and tricks to master wildlife photography. You are welcome to stay on at Bonorong as long as you like after the photography session. Read more →

bonorong wildlife photography tuition

Bonorong Wildlife Photography Workshop.

1 Hour, Half Day and Full Day sessions available

One-on-One Tuition is especially for those who have made the move to a Digital SLR camera and need a little help “losing the training wheels”. Discuss any and all aspects of your camera, your photography and your digital workflow in a relaxed environment at a mutually convenient time and location within Hobart. Read more →


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Leatherwood Tasmania Tours Tasmanian Accredited Tour Operator

Please note: All arrangements for the Tours and Workshops (including invoicing/payment) will be handled by Leatherwood Tasmania Tours, of which Luke O’Brien is co-proprietor. Leatherwood Tasmania Tours is an accredited tourism provider and maintains all relevant insurance and licences to operate commercially in Tasmania.