ORYX – Bespoke Luxury Photo Safaris is a professional photographic safari company specializing in exceptional wildlife, landscape and cultural photographic tours to Africa’s most alluring photographic destinations, passionately prepared by photographers for photographers.
ORYX – Bespoke Luxury Photo Safaris was born out of our desire to offer the world’s best photographic tours, and developed in response to a rapidly growing interest in tailor-made luxury safaris amongst aficionados of classic African safaris. We have teamed up with the best professional photographers and photo safari leaders in the industry to create one of the world’s finest photo tour companies, geared specifically to both amateur and professional photographers alike. Like sister company Rockjumper Birding Tours – Worldwide Birding Adventures, we aim to be the market leaders in our industry.
Our Tour Leaders are all award-winning and passionate photographers who genuinely love sharing their expertise with others. Our team is amongst the most accomplished wildlife and photographic professionals available, with many years of field guiding experience that is complimented by a wide range of faunal, botanical and cultural expertise. Whilst we guarantee that our Bespoke Safari Leaders have impeccable photographic skills, they also strive to be personable, professional, friendly, attentive and dedicated to delivering a rewarding and successful photo safari, ensuring you emerge with an incredible portfolio of images from every luxury safari!
We have offices in both Cape Town and Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, provide the necessary capacity to keep abreast of the complex arrangements that efficient and organized travelling requires. Our office team has been facilitating tours for over 13 years and we pride ourselves in offering exceptional service and unsurpassed customer satisfaction. We only employ the very best personnel for every aspect of your expedition, from enquiry all the way through to tour leadership. Our reputation speaks for itself and the majority of our clients return to us for further adventures. Our enthusiastic and professional team is here to provide you with an unforgettable experience in the world’s most-loved photographic destinations.Our low Client to Tour Leader Ratio of a maximum of 6 to 8 participants ensures that our leaders are able to provide one-on-one tuition, thereby offering a very personalized experience.
Our Conservation Initiative includes activities undertaken by the ORYX Conservation Fund. A portion of the fees from each tour sign-up is used solely to support vital conservation projects that aim to conserve some of the world’s most threatened fauna and flora.