Book Your Place on a Bondi Sunrise Photographic Workshop

If you are an amateur photographer or enthusiast wanting to hone your technical skills and get to know the potential of your DSLR better, this photography tour is a perfect choice.

Join acclaimed Bondi Sunrise photographer David Wesson as he leads you on a photography tour on Bondi’s pathways and headlands, sharing his local knowledge and photographic expertise in capturing the perfect sunrise images along this iconic coastal landscape.

David is known for his stunning sunrise images and live insta streams adding a different lens to Bondi’s famous beach, surf and sea life. His images capture the first vibrant rays that start the day, epic images of surfers and ocean swimmers as they break waves or swim laps at Icebergs and the different landscapes that make up this eclectic coastal environment.


3 hours

Group Size

up to 5 people


Breakfast & Tuition



Experience Level

This tour is for amateur  and intermediate photographers who want to learn how to master the perfect sunrise shot on their DSLR

What You’ll Do

Meet at Bondi Skate Park before first light with your camera and tripod. From here you will walk to various vantage points from North Bondi,  Bondi Beach and along the Bondi to Bronte coastal walk; setting up and shooting images with technical guidance from David. By the end of the session you will have taken some stellar sunrise images.

At the end of the shoot the group will enjoy a light breakfast together and de-brief on the session.

COVID-19 Protocols

David will ensure you are appropriately distanced, while you too will respect our COVID-19 protocols. It’s a small group of up to 5 people so you won’t be crowded for space or jostling for your shot, but the group will need to work amongst the public depending on the time of day.

You’ll Learn

David will show you how you can make the most of your camera to capture perfect Bondi photographs at any time of day, be it a smart phone or digital SLR by sharing his expertise of the following techniques:

  • Long exposure
  • Manual mode
  • Ways to control light and colour in rapidly changing conditions
  • Creative white balance techniques
  • Guidelines for composition
  • Optimising ISO
  • Quick focus techniques
  • How to control depth of field
  • How to shoot in Manual focus
  • How to make the most of your Smart Phone Camera

What to Bring

  • Your digital (or film) camera or smartphone
  • Tripod
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen & a hat
  • Water bottle
  • Comfortable walking shoes for the easy paced walk between vantage points
  • Dress for the season, it can be cool pre-dawn and hot early on summer mornings
  • Your happy face and sense of adventure

Your Booking Information

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