Workshops and Retreats

We are very excited to announce that Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge is hosting a Photography Workshop with award-winning photographer Joseph Anthony in May-June 2019!

Joseph Anthony is a multiple award winning professional wildlife and nature photographer, photography instructor, photojournalist, writer and a face of Nikon. His work has been published in many newspapers, books and magazines, large format advertising as well as in exhibitions around the world. In 2018 he captured one of the National Geographic top 100 photos of the year. His broad experience in the industry combined with a background in teaching from a previous career as a flying instructor and airline pilot makes him the ideal tutor for your photographic needs from capture to print including professional post processing techniques as well as camera technicals and field craft. Using any camera from a smart phone to high end DSLRs his teaching style is adaptable to cater for everyone from beginners to aspiring professionals while always maintaining high standards of ethics and respect for the natural world. Taking a mindfulness approach to photography, Joseph will bring clients closer to nature and change the way they see the world. 

Click here to read more about the photographer.

Kruger Park & Manyeletti

Kruger National Park in South Africa needs no introduction but with the opportunity now to do NIGHT safaris in Kruger for the first time, things have gotten even more interesting from a photographic safari point of view! This more affordable photo safari offering is made possible thanks to a collaboration with Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge near Hoedspruit and Manyeletti private game reserve. Join me JOSEPH ANTHONY multiple award winning wildlife and nature photographer, photographic guide and tutor, hosting you alongside highly experienced drivers and trackers to get you the best experience possible. Suitable for both photographers and non photographers. Amateurs to professionals. Bring any camera from a smart phone to a top of the line DSLR and I will teach you how to get the most out it and teach you the craft of wildlife photography from capture to print.


Advantages to staying at Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge

A small affordable luxury lodge less than 1 hour drive to Kruger Park and Manyeletti Private Game Reserve.
Flexible and customisable daily itinerary. Proposed 4 night stay would typically include 1 all day safari in Kruger, 2 day drives in each of Manyeletti and Kruger and at least 1 NIGHT drive in Kruger.
Exclusive use of vehicle to concentrate on photography and restricted to maximum of 6 photographers per vehicle.
Customised and thorough photography and post processing tuition from smart phone amateur to professional photographer.
Additional activities bookable if you want a break from safari such as visit to a cheetah rehabilitation centre, bush walk, landscape photography and cultural trip.


2019 pricing May 24th to June 12th minimum 4 nights at Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge

2300 USD PP sharing
2450 USD PP single
Extra night PP 600 USD single
Extra night PP 550 USD double
Breakfast and dinner at Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge, lunch taken either in Kruger or Manyeletti dependent on daily itinerary.
Transfers by air from JNB airport to HDS airport then ground transfer to Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge estimated at 350-400 USD PP return
Ground transfer from JNB to Cheetah Paw Eco Lodge (5 hours) 200-300 USD PP return

For booking enquiries please contact the photographer directly:
Tel: +852 98387825
Skype: contactjoeworldwide

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Hoedspruit 1380, South Africa
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