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 […]
Maasai giraffe, or the Kilimanjaro giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis tippelskirchi) amongst Baobab trees. Ruaha National Park. Tanzania

Shooting Panoramas

I really enjoy shooting panoramic photographs. I just love the format and there are a number of tricks that you can employ to make shooting them […]
Mountain gorilla (Gorilla beringei beringei). Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. Uganda

Photographing Gorillas

In November of 2014 we travelled to the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest in Uganda to shoot pics of Mountain Gorillas for our African Icons book. Never having […]
Desert dune and mist (fog) showing condensation on grass. Sossusvlei. Namib-Naukluft National Park. Near Sesriem. Namibia

The Namib Desert

The Namib desert in Namibia is not known for its high rainfall, receiving under 10mm of rain annually and the plants and animals occurring here have adapted […]