Fee schedule

Private tuition

  • $150 per hour @ Len's studio in Willoughby Sydney
  • with model $300 per hour
  • studio & lighting $500 per day extra
  • 10 hour block $1500 - valid for 1 year from purchase
  • 20 hour block $2500  valid for 1 year from purchase
  • 8 hour day $1000
  • Full day $1500 (sunrise to sunset)

Len is able to travel to your home to deliver private tuition - travel time & travel costs at your expense - please enquire for a quote

Len recommends 2 hours for a portfolio critique

Len recommends 3 hour sessions for private tuition

1 : 1 sessions - just you and Len Metcalf

Private tours by quotation

Prices do not include meals or accommodation 

Multiple days are eligible for further discounts

Group and multiple students by quotation

Prices current 1st AUGUST 2015

Previous students please inquire about your ongoing discount

Len's rates as a photographer

portrait sessions

portrait session AUD$995

terms and conditions


  • prints available at set rates
  • Includes tewenty retouched web sized images
  • photographer retains ownership of digital negatives while copyright remains with client as per Australian copyright law (your photographs won't be used for marketing unless you expressly give your permission to do so)
  • usual photography sessions at Len's studio or at your Sydney home
  • includes professional retouching for of each of the ten selected photographs
  • selection of images kept on file and available for later purchases
  • personal online gallery (either public or password protected)
  • make up and hair not included
  • three clothing changes
  • home visits and locations considered
  • plain english policy - no hidden costs - print prices available prior to shoot - no contracts with hidden agendas
  • gift vouchers available
  • maximum session time is 4 hours (average time 2 hours)
  • viewing of images at Len's studio or at our website
  • full payment in advance is required to confirm your booking
  • delivery time for digital files may be up to three weeks - prints six weeks
  • cancellations by the client that inconvenience the photographer will result in loss of the fees (this means last minute cancellations - the more notice you give the better)
  • Family, personal, business portraits as well as sensual, nudes, boudoir, glamor, fetish, erotic are all catered for

"Len's portraits are just stunning. He made the whole experience so enjoyable. The service provided was outstanding. He bought out the beauty in each one of us. Now we have a memory that will last for generations. We are so thankful."

commercial photography

commercial photography is per quotation based on estimated time and expenses

  • base rate of $2000 per day plus expenses
  • all expenses listed
  • fixed quotation
  • terms 7 days - some jobs require % upfront
  • post processing time is usually equal to shooting time
  • deposit required