Trierenberg Super Circuit

I recently wrote a short blog on my experiences in entering photographic salons both locally in South Africa and Internationally and what it does for my own photography.  My photographic friends told me that there are a few salons that you have to enter Internationally like the Trierenberg Super Circuit and the Al-Thani awards to…

Shooting in the rain

As nature photographers we have to be ready and willing to shoot in any conditions if we want to get the shot.  In this particular sequence I want to share with you, I was in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in December a year ago when we were challenged photographically.  The day started off as you would expect from a…

All out action at Cubitje Quap

  One of the Kgalagadi sightings I have always wanted to photograph is when the Jackals hunt the Cape Turtle Doves and Sandgrouse.  I have visited the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park 13 times in the last few years and have always dipped on seeing this action.  From what I could gather on the various reports and sightings…

Kgalagadi – The first 24

A year had passed since my last visit to the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park which straddles South Africa and Botswana.  Form a photography point of view I had upgraded my cameras from the D700 and D800 to a D750 and D810 so I was excited to use them in anger to see the improvements.  Planning a…

A car story

I am sitting at my desk working on a variety of different tasks simultaneously while listening to 5FM and DJ Fresh.  The topic being discussed is a wreck you may have had as a car.  That set me thinking or should I say send cold shifters running down my spine of my green Audi 100…

The Elusive Kgalagadi Leopards

Of all the animals in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park,KTP,  the Leopard must surely be one of the animals that is highest on most visitors wish list to see and photograph.  This is certainly the same for us on each visit and we have been very fortunate over the years to have seen a number of…