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Photograph the magic of Portugal


11 days


Photograph the best of Southern China and Hong Kong
On location in Southern China, including Guilin, Lijiang, Yangshuo, Chengdu, Danba and Hong Kong

Career Outlook & Pathway

Grow your skills on location
As part of our mission to create an international centre of photographic excellence and education, PSC is building bridges between Australia and Asia, including China and Japan, through our innovative photographic programs. The common attribute of our tour participants is a passion for photography, and we provide during the tour extended opportunities for image capture. The tour is designed for emerging professional photographers to advance their career, experienced photographers who want guidance to identify photo opportunities and best compose their images or improve their photographic skills on location.

Photograph the magic of Portugal

Photograph the magic of Portugal

Photograph the best of Southern China and Hong Kong

11 Days and 10 Nights:
Guilin, Lijiang, Yangshuo, Chengdu, Danba

Explore the best of Southern China and Hong Kong with internationally acclaimed photographer Michael Coyne. With Michael’s support and guidance you will photograph diverse cultures, people and landscapes.

From dawn to dusk you will experience bustling markets, ancient rice terraces, the famous long haired Zhuang people and the Tibetan villages of Danba.

Enjoy the contrasts of the beautiful landscapes of rural China through to the panoramic night views of Hong Kong harbour. These are just some of the many highlights of this once in a lifetime photography tour.

Tour Departs Melbourne Sunday 15 September

Whether you love photography, or want to improve your photographs while travelling, join us now to be part of this exciting photographic adventure in  Southern China and Hong Kong with like-minded travellers

Make your deposit here

Register to find out more information here.

Plus, WIN a Fujifilm X-T3 + 18-55mm camera and lens kit worth $2500!
With thanks to Ted’s Cameras and PSC, one lucky participant of our “Photograph the Best of Southern China and Hong Kong” photography tour will WIN this incredible prize.

Find our more about the exciting places we will visit. Meet your internationally renowned photography tour leader Michael Coyne.

To book your place at our information night follow this link



Michael Coyne is a renowned international photojournalist and Fujifilm Ambassador. He has run Photo-Workshops in South East Asia, Japan, The Middle East, Australia and New Zealand. He is a Senior Fellow at PSC (2011-present), and mentors the students of PSC, particularly those interested in photojournalism, documentary and travel photography.

He has been published in National Geographic, Time, Newsweek

and the Smithsonian amongst others.

Michael has extensive knowledge of Southern China and Hong Kong. He worked in the region and was based in Hong Kong for over 25 years.


Application Procedure

Tour enquiries:

Andrew Denishensky from Travel Counsellors
Call 1300 563 393  or email


Mandarine Montgomery Communications and Student Coordinator
Call +61 3 9682 3191 or email
for further information or any photography enquiries)

Join us directly by payment of your $1000.00 non-refundable deposit here.

Andrew Denishensky from Travel Counsellors will then contact you to assist arrange accommodation and travel.

  • Have you read our Photograph the best of Southern China and Hong Kong with Photography Studies College (Melbourne) Brochure?
  • Have you reviewed our Itinerary including Terms and Conditions?
  • Do you understand the Application Process?
  • You have the financial resources to participate in the tour and understand the timing of payments.
  • Do you have a digital camera that shoots RAW and a computer with access to suitable photography software?
  • Does your accompanying partner share your interest in photography? If not we are pleased to discuss your choices with you.
  • Your health and mobility is adequate to fully participate in the tour?
Entry Requirements

Tours are designed for photographers at all levels who have a passion for travel and improving their image making.

All participants are expected to have working knowledge of their camera and computer.

See the section Photographically Speaking in the Tour Guide.

Tuition Fees
& Enrolment

Tuition Fees

Price based on a maximum of 12 passengers: USD4600 per person Twin Share.

Single Supplement USD 825

Price includes USD400* domestic airfares from Guilin to Chengdu and Chengdu to Hong Kong in the price. (*subject to change)

USD Conversion as at 4 June 2019. Today’s Westpac TT rate of the day 0.68.

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A non- refundable deposit to Wandering the World of $A1,000 per person is required to secure your booking (land arrangements only), prior to 31 May 2019 or at the time of booking flights. Full costs and arrangements can be found under 'Terms & Conditions' in the trip guide.

If the trip does not reach minimum numbers, the trip will be cancelled 70 days from departure and a refund of the $A1000 (deposit) will be returned.

Deposit payment to secure your place can be made by proceeding through the checkout found below.

Andrew Denishensky from Travel Counsellors will then be in contact with you to discuss your booking, payments, flights, visa (if required) and full details.

Travel Counsellors are offering a group economy airfare with Cathay Pacific for $A1000.00.

Flight Departs on the evening of 15th September ex Melbourne CX 134 at 07.35 am  arriving Hong Kong at 15.10 pm 15th September.

A non-refundable deposit of $A300.00 per person is required to secure flights and issuance of travel insurance by Travel Counsellors. Final balance is due for all passengers travelling, no later than 4 June 2019.

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