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Photography Tours

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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The perfect day we were looking for!!

I went to Cape Town for a conference, so my colleague and I had limited time to visit the beauty... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Chiara C
All The Sights With The Bonus of Photographic Insight

My wife booked a tour with Greg on Christmas Eve to take us around Cape Town and surrounding area... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Banoonoos
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Private Photography Tours Half or Full Day (from R1500 p/person) Scheduled Full Day Photo Tours(from R1500 p/person) Scheduled group walks 4 different routes (6 days a week excluding sunday)
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

I went to Cape Town for a conference, so my colleague and I had limited time to visit the beauty outside the city. I am so glad we decided to take the photo tour to Cape Point with Greg! He is a wonderful person, extremely...More

1  Thank Chiara C
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Reviewed January 4, 2018

My wife booked a tour with Greg on Christmas Eve to take us around Cape Town and surrounding area. My wife is the photographer, the rest of us just point and click. We started watching the sunrise on Signal Hill followed by a day of...More

1  Thank Banoonoos
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Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

Greg is a wonderful cape town tour guide ed even with out the photography side of the tour you get allot of information about cape town and it's history. You visit many fantastic places with many opportunities for great photos. Unfortunately I shoot with equipment...More

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Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

I had a terrific day with Greg. I'm a relatively new photographer and he tailored the day to my interests and the weather conditions, giving me loads of guidance along the way. He's extremely friendly, knowledgeable and good company. We started very early with Sunrise...More

1  Thank Jon N
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Reviewed November 14, 2017

I had a fantastic day out with Greg photographing different areas in and around Cape Town. Leading up to the actual tour date he kept in touch and we discussed some of the types of shots I wanted to capture. This meant that on the...More

1  Thank Gideon A
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Reviewed October 31, 2017

I’m very luck I made right decision to let Greg Hillyard give us three days photography tours in Cape Town. I’m a landscape photographer but also interested in social contrasts too. Before the trap Greg provided me a very detail plan to meet all my...More

2  Thank Jin G
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

We took a one day tour with Greg covering Cape Town and its environs. Greg tailored the trip to our requirements at the planning stage and on the day. We visited many great locations and met interesting people. It was a great way to access...More

1  Thank 99n2017
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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

I wanted a walking tour of central Cape Town with a photography orientation my first morning in Cape Town and this was perfect. Melanie was the perfect balance between photo tips, local information and great conversation. I was glad she was shooting too, made me...More

Thank Steve B
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PhotographyTours, Owner at Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2017

Thanks Steve, Melanie is new to the team so its fantastic to hear such positive feedback, she is going to be a valuable addition! Be great to see you next time you're back in Cape Town. Please feel free to share your best photos here....More

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Reviewed January 21, 2017

This is great photography tour. Greg was great in the leads up to the tour, listening to what I wanted, and adapting the itinerary to suite me. I wanted to see the wine lands and get a chance to shoot some animals. He managed both...More

1  Thank Todd E
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PhotographyTours, Owner at Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2017

Hi Toddy, thank you for your review. Greg is an amazing guide and photographer. He said he had an amazing day of shooting with you. And as so often happens, photographers arrive as clients and leave as friends> Till we see you again. Happy Shooting!

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Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Greg met us at our place very early and we headed up for sunrise shots of Table mountain. We the went all around the cape to places we never would have gone on our own. All along the way Greg was talking about the mechanics...More

3  Thank RevJon
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PhotographyTours, Owner at Photography Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2017

Hi RevJon, thank you for your wonderful review. Yes Greg is an amazing guy and photographer and knows all the best spots! He said he had an amazing day of shooting with you. We really like how many photographers arrive as clients and leave as...More

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Henry C
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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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