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Photographic Tour of the Falls

Capture the breathtaking Victoria Falls with the assistance of a seasoned photographer on this photographic tour of the falls

Sunrise over the Victoria Falls - Zimbabwe

Red sunrise over the Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls is famous for being one of the Seven Wonders of the Natural World, attracting thousands of visitors a year. One of the great attractions is the almost permanent rainbows that the spray creates. Photographing these can be a challenge especially at certain times of the year. Sunrise and sunset is also a special time to photograph the falls. On a photographic tour of the falls, view the Victoria Falls with your own private photography guide who has spent many years learning the tricks and techniques that these unique conditions require. You will be tutored one-on-one throughout the whole tour and learn tips, techniques, be shown angles and viewpoints that suit your photograph as well as advise on camera settings and equipment. Helping you get the best possible photos you can.

Tours Available

There are two photographic tours - one is seasonal as the Victoria Falls tends to also change throughout the year.

The Sunrise Photographic Tour of the Falls - Available from February to Mid-September
Beautiful shot of the falls during sunrise - Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe Dates: 1st February to 15th September
Meeting Place: National Parks Entrance Gate
Start Time: 6am (Summer); 6:30am (Winter)
Duration: 1 hour
Itinerary
• 06.00am: Meet at the National Parks entrance gate, this will allow just enough time to enter the rain forest and set up for the perfect shot
• 06.00am to 7.00am: Spent photographing sunrise over the falls, and various viewpoints that will allow for the best photographic opportunities
• 7.00am: End of the tour - breakfast at the Rainforest Cafe is optional. (extra)

Rainbow Tour - Available all year round
Rainbow at the falls in the afternoon sun - Victoria Falls, ZimbabweThis tour is focused on photographing the Victoria Falls and its famous Rainbows. As the spray (water vapour) rises out of the gorge below it catches the light and create beautiful rainbows. But this will only happen at certain times of day and only at certain viewpoints. In this tour you will be shown the best viewpoints to photograph the rainbows from.

Dates: All year round
Meeting Place: National Parks Entrance Gate
Start Time: 1pm
Duration: 3 hours
Itinerary
• 1pm: Meet at the National Parks Entrance Gate, this will allow us enough time to view the falls and make our way to the best viewpoints.
• 1pm to 4pm: Spent photographing various viewpoints that have been picked out as the best to photograph rainbows from.
• 4pm: End of tour a lunch at the Rainforest Cafe is optional.

More Information
Before the tour, a brief one on one discussion with your tour guide covering what to bring, the camera equipment needed, times and itinerary, what to expect, and any questions you may have, regarding photography at and around the falls

During the tour, you can expect:
1. One on One tutorials throughout the entire Tour
2. Advice on Camera Settings
3. Advice on different Lighting Conditions
4. Advice on different Angles
5. Equipment, tutorials and proper usage
6. Advice on Camera Protection from Water Damage
7. Advice on the best Viewpoints
8. Advice on techniques and tips
9. Advice on photographing Rainbows, Sunrises and Sunsets

 

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Client Testimonials

Perfect
by Kate (Zimbabwe)
Many thanks for all your assistance. You have probably been the most responsive and helpful tour organizers I have worked with- anywhere in the world. I'll be sure to recommend you to my colleagues and friends.

All the activities lived up to the hype!
by Alex (Swaziland)
Good Afternoon Boo,
Just wanted to let you know that we are now back in Swaziland and had an incredibly fun time enjoying Victoria Falls! All the activities lived up to the hype and I would like to thank you for all your help in organising a busy but full holiday for us! Everything went smoothly from the moment we arrived to the time we left.
Also wondering where you prefer to have your reviews written?
Thanks again!
All the best

Memory I will not forget
by Sunitha (22.5.13)
Hi Jane
Hope you are keeping well.I must say a very big thank you for all your assistance and advice for my trip. I had the most amazing time at Vic Falls, a memory I will not forget.
Thanks a million once again.
Regards
Sunitha

Fantastic Itinerary
by Graham & Janet (United Kingdom)
Dear Boo
We would like to offer our thanks for sorting a fantastic itinerary for our all too short visit to Vic Falls. The cruise on the Zambesi at sunset was a delight and the helicopter flight breathtaking! The pick ups were punctual and staff members were all very smiley, friendly, helpful and good company. The whole experience of the actual Falls and the town itself was outstanding.
We will return! Your company will be our first port of call. Many thanks for a very efficient service.
Best wishes

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