16/04/2017
The view from the top of Lookout Pass in the Cederberg.

Adventure Bike Safari to the Tankwa Karoo

One of the most fantastic things I’ve done in recent years was to to do an Adventure Bike Safari to the Tankwa Karoo and Cederberg areas […]
12/04/2017

Panasonic Lumix GH5

My Panasonic Lumix GH5 arrived this morning. Is this camera going to be as ground breaking as the GH4? We’ll see. But it should be – Just […]
11/04/2017
Slowly, slowly is the trick to shooting lions yawning. Watch, wait and follow the action.

The trick to getting sharp photographs of a lion yawning

There is a trick to getting sharp photographs of a lion yawning. It’s usually late in the day when they start becoming active and much grooming […]
09/04/2017

Do you always carry a camera?

Do you always carry a camera. Actually you most probably do...
15/11/2016
Elephants were plentiful and most chilled and cooperative, like this huge bull having a mud bath in the 40 deg plus temperatures.

Photographs, Movies and a Monopod

We tried out the Manfrotto XPro Video Monopod while we were shooting stills and movies for African Horseback Safaris in the Okavango Delta in Botswana and […]
20/10/2016
Wonderful views over the Little Karoo at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve. Canon 5DsR and 100-400mm lens. ISO100. 1/800 sec at f5.

Shooting Scenery With Long Lenses

Talk landscape and scenic photography and immediately thoughts turn to wide angle lenses – the wider the better – let’s get everything in the frame. Mmmmm […]