BridgeClimb Photography masterclass - sunrise from atop the Pylon Lookout

Photographer Tour + Masterclass

Photographer Tour + Masterclass

This one of a kind photography experience will take you and your camera on a journey to the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the South-East Pylon Observation and Gun Decks. Half day, full day & 2 hour sessions available!

Are you a budding or passionate photographer looking for an unbeatable shoot location? 

In partnership with Fuji X and professional landscape photographer Glenn Mckimmin, we’re proud to offer BridgeClimb’s Photographer Tour + Masterclass – an exclusive experience that allows amateur photographers to up-skill their photography knowledge, then put it to the test in a photo shoot from a vantage point like no other. 

This one of a kind experience will take you and your camera on a journey to the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the South-East Pylon Observation and Gun Decks – locations public cameras are not usually allowed - for uninterrupted views that only photographers can usually dream of!

The Photographer Tour + Masterclass is available in a full or half day package, as well as a new two-hour Dawn or Twilight shoot.

Don't miss out on capturing the most iconic shots of Sydney!




bridgeclimb photography masterclass - sunsetThis exclusive opportunity allows you to photograph the icons of Sydney from the South-East Pylon on the Harbour Bridge at Dawn or Twilight. These sessions are two hours only and give you the chance to photograph during the perfect light (sunrise and sunset). Bring your tripod and camera to capture unique images from one of the cities coolest vantage points.

Ideal for participants with any skill level, whether an avid amateur or a seasoned pro. These shoots are designed so that you are in the right place at the right time. If you are a beginner you will have access to a professional photographer who can guide you through the steps of capturing incredible images of some of Australia’s most iconic landmarks. 

We look forward to hosting you at one of Sydney's most unique lookouts. Here's some things you will learn:

  • Understanding ISO
  • Shooting in Manual Mode
  • How filters work
  • Composition tips and tricks

Upcoming dates:

  • Friday, 3 February 2023 (Twilight)
  • Saturday, 4 February 2023 (Dawn)
  • Friday, 31 March 2023 (Twilight)
  • Saturday, 1 April 2023 (Dawn)
  • Friday, 1 September 2023 (Twilight)
  • Saturday, 2 September 2023 (Dawn)

See Glenn McKimmin's website for further details. 

$249 per person


Full Day package - with twilight bridgeclimb

bridgeclimb photography masterclass The full day package features classroom time, lunch at The Glenmore Hotel, and access to the South-East Pylon private Gundeck space to shoot beautiful Sydney Harbour, then topping off the day with an amazing Twilight Climb, where you will have the exclusive opportunity to take your own camera onto the Sydney Harbour Bridge to take a limited number of landscape photos from 134 metres above the sparkling harbour.

Upcoming dates: TBC 

$995 per person (includes lunch at The Glenmore)


Half Day package - TWILIGHT AT THE PYLON

bridgeclimb photography masterclass - sunriseThe half day package features classroom time and access to the South-East Pylon private rooftop Gundeck space to shoot beautiful Sydney Harbour, the city skyline and the legendary Sydney Harbour Bridge, from an exclusive location not accessible to the public. The half day Pylon workshops take place at sunset so you can capture the most magical time of day.

Upcoming dates: Available by request
See Glenn McKimmin's website for further details.

$395 per person (includes snacks & refreshments)


how to book:

Bookings are made through our partner Glenn Mckimmin. Click book now below to be redirected to Glenn Mckimmin's website for further information on the masterclass inclusions and to book.

Did you know? Exclusive Private Masterclasses are available for groups of all sizes! Enquire now through Glenn Mckimmin for details. 


For any BridgeClimb related questions, please get in touch with our team at [email protected]

MEET glenn 

Glenn Mckimmin is a professional landscape photographer from Australia with 15 years of diverse industry experience. He loves what he does for a living and generously helps others discover the life-changing benefits of photography.

MEET dani

Dani Watson is an emerging photographer passionate about all disciplines of photography. In 2017, she enrolled to study Photography and Photo Imaging at RMIT University and upon graduating continued her learning alongside some of the best photographers in the country, including Ken Duncan and Glenn McKimmin. Her style of photography has been largely experimental, drawing inspiration and techniques through multiple genres and use of technology. Her creativity has allowed her to experiment with light, mood and composition whilst refining the art of telling a story through her imagery.




  • The full day tour BridgeClimb experience includes a photo of you with your camera, taken by your Climb Leader, overlooking the Sydney Opera House
  • All standard BridgeClimb terms and conditions apply
  • Additional terms apply to the use of camera on the Bridge and at the Pylon - more information will be provided on enquiry

Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to capture Sydney from a unique perspective!



BridgeClimb is a registered COVIDSafe business with the health & safety of our guests and team always our top priority. 

Please visit our COVID19 Safety page to read all of our safety guidelines before booking your experience. 

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