Pangolin Photo Safaris hosts a number of workshops throughout the year aimed at everyone from beginners right through to advanced photographers. Our photographic workshops are run by expert photographers and are designed to help you reach the next level in your chosen photographic field.

If you are a beginner and would like to learn the basics of a DSLR camera, we recommend the Pangolin Photo Academy at Pumba. Or if you would like to improve your wildlife photographic skills either in a Unimog or on a photo boat, why not try the Better Wildlife Photography Course. For photographers looking for help with editing software, we offer the Adobe Lightroom and Creative Photography Course at Pumba Private Game Reserve. Find photographic workshops that work for you and let our highly-trained experts take your photographic skills to the next level.

All Workshops

The Gorillas of Rwanda with Nelis Wolmarans

Duration: 6 Days
Location: Rwanda
The ultimate Gorilla photo safari in Rwanda hosted by top primate photographer Nelis Wolmarans. Including two gorilla treks in Volcanoes National Park and several cultural experiences unique to Pangolin Photo Safaris.
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From: $6450 pps

Better Wildlife Photography Course 2017

Duration: 4 Nights
Location: Chobe River
This Safari course is aimed towards clients who have a reasonable understanding of how a digital camera works but would like to improve their wildlife photography skills.
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From: $2,150 pp

Hannes Lochner & The Best of The Chobe

Duration: 7 Days
Location: Chobe National Park
Join Hannes Lochner on this 7 day ultimate Chobe photo safari utilising the Pangolin Tented Camp and Voyager Houseboat to get the most out of this most spectacular of photo destinations.
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From: $2,950pps

The Pangolin Photo Academy at Pumba

Duration: 4 Days
Location: Pumba Private Game Reserve
Set against the backdrop of the Malaria-free Eastern Cape’s diverse landscape, Pumba Private Game Reserve is home to Africa’s magnificent Big Five.
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From: R9,500pps

Pangolin Photo Festival – Chobe 2017

Duration: 6 Days
Location: Chobe, Botswana
The first Pangolin Photo Festival of 2017 hosted by Guts and his team of photo guides in The Chobe. Plenty of great photo opportunities on land and water as well as a great social event for like minded photography fans.
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From: R23,950pps

Pangolin Photo Festival – Madikwe 2017

Duration: 5 Days
Location: Jaci’s Lodges Madikwe
The Pangolin Photo Festival returns to where it all began – Madikwe. This five day event hosted by Charl and Sabine Stols along with Andrew Aveley and Brendon Jennings will be full of wonderful photo opportunities from vehicles and the Terrapin hide, expert photo guidance and superb accommodation and food.
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From: R23,950pps

Advanced Wildlife Photography with Guts

Duration: 5 Days
Location: Chobe
Advanced wildlife photography is designed for accomplished photographers who want to take their imagery to the next level. Hosted by Guts this 5 day workshop is held throughout 2016 onboard The Pangolin Voyager Houseboat
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From: $2,350pp

Grant Atkinson in the Masai Mara

Duration: 8 Days
Location: Masi Mara
Join top wildlife photographers Grant and Helena Atkinson on an extraordinary 8 day safari to see the Great Migration in Kenya. The base for the trip will be the stunning Kicheche Bush Camp in Olare Motorogi Conservancy.
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From: $6,950 pps

Special Samburu

Duration: 4 Days
Location: Samburu, Northern Kenya
Samburu really is the hidden photographic gem of Kenya. This four day add-on will afford you the opprtunity to see and photograph extraordinary animals, plants and landscapes as well as the magnificent Samburu warriors.
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From: $2,150 pps

Adobe Lightroom & Creative Photography

Duration: 4 Days
Location: Pangolin Photo Academy at Pumba
Andrew Aveley hosts a 4 day creative wildlife photography workshop combined with learning Adobe Photoshop Lightroom at The Pangolin Photo Academy.
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From: R13,950pps

Ultimate Kenya with Guts 2017

Duration: 10 Days
Location: Masai Mara and Samburu
This special annual 10 day photographic adventure takes in the best of The Masai Mara during the wildebeest migration along with the exotic beauty of Samburu hosted by Guts and his fellow Pangolin photo guides.
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From: $9,750pps

Grant Atkinson on The Pangolin Voyager

Duration: 5 Days
Location: The Chobe River
Join top wildlife photography guide Grant Atkinson onboard The Pangolin Voyager in July for his only Chobe photo safari with us in 2016. Free use of a Canon 7Dmk 2 and 100-400mm lens included in the package if required.
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From: $2,500pps