Articles Tagged 'Xenedette'

Maasai Mara: Day 5 of 7

Sunday, 6th September, 2015

Our plan for day five in the Kenyan wilderness was to depart the Mara North Conservancy and head south into the public Maasai Mara National Reserve.  We were in search of cheetahs, the only big cats we had not yet seen. Rather than heading out for two drives (morning and afternoon) near camp, we made a single [ read more ]

2014 Retrospective: Low-Output Year, but Such is Life

Saturday, 29th November, 2014

While we are not quite done with the year 2014 yet, it is close enough to publish a retrospective of the year from a photographic perspective. Firstly, it was my most low-output year on record; but with other commitments and interests, and a waning interest in photography, I can live with that. I only published [ read more ]

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition Arrived

Saturday, 6th April, 2013

As I related in a previous post, I ordered a GoPro HERO3 Black Edition camera last week. I was delighted to receive it on Tuesday morning.  However, I needed some more gear; namely, flash cards and a few mounting accessories. On Wedneday night I ordered a suction cup mount, bike handlebar/seatpost mount, quarter-inch tripod mount, and [ read more ]

Xenedette's African Wildlife Photography Début

Sunday, 16th December, 2012

We have been back from Africa for over two months now, but it has taken a while for Xenedette to get around to working with her images. With a little help today, Xenedette has made her African wildlife photography début on 500px, with the upload of her first image - a stunning portrait of Makepisi male [ read more ]

Africa: Day 6 - From Jo'burg to Cape Town

Thursday, 6th December, 2012

Our sixth day in Africa began a new chapter of what was a short but intense two-week journey. The day before, we had been in the African bushveld, surrounded by amazing wildlife, some of which we had never seen before. After the conclusion of that trip, we had flown back to civilisation, where the only [ read more ]