Photo Credit: Don Fuchs, Australian Geographic
Luke’s professional tools of the trade includes:
- Binoculars Leica Ultravid 10×50
- Spotting scope Swarovski – 20-60x magnification
- Camera Canon EOS 1DX II Body, Canon EF 24-70mm f2.8L USM II Zoom, Canon EF 2X III Extender, Canon EF 400mm F2.8L IS USM II Lens
Unrivalled in local bird guiding skill and expertise
Our specialist guide, Luke Paterson, finds guests their target species and experiences using 17 years of local guiding expertise in the region. Luke’s attention to detail and amazing ability to spot wildlife has earned him a reputation for having ‘hawk-eyes’. Luke is one of the most well known bird guides for northern Australia. Luke has built his reputation and industry experience over 17 dedicated years, the majority from guiding exceptional tours in remote outback Northern Territory and Western Australia (Kimberley Region) locations.
Luke’s knowledge of the natural and cultural environments of these areas is immense. His attention to detail and amazing ability to spot wildlife from a far has earned him a reputation for having ‘hawk eyes’. Guests and past employees commend his professionalism, reliability and great company on tour. Having met and worked with so many people, Luke is highly adaptable and pleasantly delivers his work in ways that suit everyone’s needs….