Category Archives: africa

South Africa West Coast

Pat and I have been wanting to head out to South Africa’s west coast for some time. Our selection of images of this area in the Africa Imagery Image Bank is not on a par with the rest of our … Continue reading

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Tiger Fishing and Jozini Dam

Serendipity is a wonderful thing. I looked it up in the dictionary on my Apple Mac, just to check, and this is what I found it means: chance, happy chance, accident, happy accident, fluke, luck, good fortune, fortuity, fortuitousness, providence, coincidence, happy coincidence. All these words seem pretty close … Continue reading

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Photo Workshop – uMkhumbi Lodge

We’ve just got back from a wonderful, fun filled photography workshop at uMkhumbi Lodge near Hluhluwe in KwaZulu Natal. While the rough idea was to spend time shooting snakes and crocodiles, we did manage to get some lovely pix of … Continue reading

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Kruger National Park Photographs

At about 2 million hectares, Kruger National Park is probably South Africa’s best known national park and offers a wildlife photographic safari experience that ranks with the best in Africa. The range of wildlife diversity is incredible: 336 trees, 49 fish, 34 amphibians, … Continue reading

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Kasane and the Chobe River

Right up in the north-eastern corner of Botswana is a small town by the name of Kasane. It’s a fascinating place. Not only is it close to the spot where 4 great African countries meet – Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and … Continue reading

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2012 Photo and Film Expo

Pat and I are doing a series of talks on the Nikon Stand at the Photo and Film Expo at the Coco Cola Dome in Johannesburg about our new book on lions, how we shot it and some of the conservation … Continue reading

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Monument to Nelson Mandela

Past President Nelson Mandela was arrested a few kilometres outside Howick on the R103, the old main road to Johannesburg, on 5 August 1962. Mandela had been on a clandestine visit to African National Congress (ANC) President Chief Albert Luthuli’s … Continue reading

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Lion Movies

Our new book about African Lions is well on its way to being published. At the time of writing it’s in Singapore being printed and is due for delivery in early October 2012. It’s more than just a book though … Continue reading

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13 Wonderful Photographic Destination in Southern Africa

I follow NPhotomag on Twitter (@NPhotomag), an independent Photo Magazine for Nikon users and while, as the name suggests, there is a bunch of Nikon stuff there, it includes a wealth of information that should be interesting to users of … Continue reading

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Wilson’s Wharf – Durban

We are down in Durban to attend the 2012 Indaba Tourism Expo and after a day of meetings, media registration and so on we found ourselves down at Wilson’s Wharf at the Durban Harbour. It’s one of our favourite spots … Continue reading

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