Articles Tagged 'Safari'

Abundance of Wildlife in Africa

Monday, 2nd May, 2022

As we have recently booked a trip back to Africa - something that we wish to do as often as possible - we have started to get into 'the zone', which has resulted in us watching movies about or set in  Africa, as well as African wildlife documentaries. While watching one documentary over the weekend [ read more ]

Revisiting our 2019 Kenya Trip

Thursday, 22nd July, 2021

Yesterday I decided to start looking back through the many thousands of images I captured during our most recent trip to Kenya in 2019. It has now been over two years since that wonderful trip, and sometimes, in the excitement of the 'now', it is easy to overlook images that should have published. Additionally, the [ read more ]

Africa Geographic Photographer of the Year 2020: End of the Road

Sunday, 28th June, 2020

In my last update about the Africa Geographic Photographer of the Year 2020 competition, I related my experience of having one of my images selected from the Top 101. Unfortunately, that was the end of the road for me, for this year at least, as my image did not make it into the final selection [ read more ]

Maasai Mara 2019: Observations and Comparisons

Saturday, 21st December, 2019

In the African wilderness, every day is different.  Every game drive is different.  Every encounter and experience is different.  That is what makes it so amazing and exciting. As I have chronicled in recent articles, we spent a fantastic seven days (which is too few!) in the Maasai Mara region of Kenya in June of [ read more ]

Maasai Mara 2019: Day 7 of 7

Sunday, 15th December, 2019

Our final day in the Maasai Mara had arrived, and our trip was soon to be over. We had just the one morning game drive, before the unpleasant familiarity of packing and returning to Mara North Airstrip for the undesirable but necessary flight back to Nairobi. After grabbing our gear and signalling for the Maasai [ read more ]