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Africa: Day 1 - Arrival in Johannesburg

Wednesday, 3 October, 2012 was the date to which we had been counting down since June, when we received an invitation to attend the wedding of Joanne and Matt, to be held on 14 October in South Africa of all places. Jo is a South African friend of Xenedette's, who was living in Sydney and is presently... [more]

Back from Africa

We are back in town, after a long flight from Johannesburg yesterday, which concluded the trip of a lifetime. Due to a busy schedule and intermittent, slow or non-existent Internet access in South Africa, I have not been updating this blog to highlight what we have seen and done. Now that we are back, and... [more]

Our African Safari: A Brief Teaser

It is well after 9pm here in Johannesburg, and we have returned this afternoon from the Timbavati region of Kruger Park in Mpumalanga province, South Africa, where we have spent an intense four days in the wilds of Africa, seeing, hearing, experiencing and photographing the amazing wildlife which inhabits the area. Tonight we experienced an emotional... [more]

Off to South Africa Tomorrow

The eve of our departure has come: Tomorrow, we fly to South Africa for an intense, once-in-a-lifetime trip. Our four-day private photographic safari in Kruger Park, Mpumalanga, begins on Thursday. Leading us into an amazing world full of majestic creatures, quintessential African landscapes and amazing photographic opportunities is our crack-shot team of Mario Moreno and Chad... [more]

Africa Trip Developments

Since I first announced our upcoming trip to Africa, we have been busy planning and preparing. We have finalised a private photographic safari in the Timbavati region of Kruger Park, South Africa, with excellent landscape/wildlife photographer Mario Moreno.  Check out his work.  It is going to be a truly awesome safari, with up-close access to... [more]

It is official: We are off to Africa

It is official: we are off to Africa in a few months. This unexpected trip has been on the agenda for a while now, as a friend is getting married in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, and we were invited to the wedding. Naturally it is a fantastic opportunity to see and photograph wildlife and landscapes in... [more]