Central Australia is full of stunning colour, join Len Metcalf on this amazing tour full of beautiful Australian colours. Alice Springs is our home for a week of photographing the MacDonnell Ranges and surrounding areas. Then head south and visit Kings Canyon for a couple of days, before spending the last few days photographing Uluru and Kata Tjuta.


Central, Northern Territory, Australia

Shooting days

6 full days

+ 4 days extension

Start / finish location

Alice Springs pick up and drop off (airport or city)


9th July - 19th July 2014 - shooting days

8th & 20th arrival and departure days


Various hotels


$4600 - private room - for 6 days in Alice Springs

$7600.00 - Private room - for full 10 days including Uluru & Kings Canyon extension

$1000 deposit required to reserve your spot,


4WD and/or 8 seater mini bus

Group size

2 - 6



Weather conditions expected

  1. hot
  2. sunshine
  3. cold nights & mornings
  4. slight chance of rain (average 3 rainy days per month)
  5. mean average temperature 4˚ - 20˚ degrees Celsius (min - max)

Landscape genres expected

  • Sandstone gorges
  • White gum trees
  • Water holes
  • Petraglyphs
  • Small to very large rocks
  • Sand dunes
  • Indigenous art culture


  1. Transport ex Alice Springs
  2. Accommodation - high quality, private room
  3. Meals
  4. All personal photographic tuition - in the field and at the computer
  5. A3 digital prints processed and printed whilst on tour
  6. Critique of images
  7. Clothing and equipment advice & tuition
  8. Park entries


  1. Transport to and from Alice Springs
  2. Alcoholic beverages


  1. Travel insurance
  2. Ambulance cover