The cold fronts came in strong waves this year – and throughout the winter I have been dreaming of a road trip up the West Coast of South Africa into Namaqualand. Every spring this dryland, which is called the Succulent Karoo is covered with vygies, daisies and other flowering desert plants. It’s a botanical […]
What a great evening. Chris Fallows and his wife Monique were our guests and we were given a fantastic slide show and talk.
Chris Fallows has had a fascination with animals that goes back to his childhood and is regarded as world expert on shark behaviour. He has worked with David Attenborough on the Shallow […]
1. Landscapes require planning. Think about drama — big seas, meandering rivers, flowering fields, snow capped mountains, cloud formations and full moons. All of them give depth to an image. A landscape might be drab at midday but if you return when the sun is in the correct position it could become fantastic. If […]
How to choose a great photographic Safari Lodge
Having spent upwards of 25 years as a photojournalist, lodge critic, photographic guide and tour operator specialising in Africa’s wild places, David Rogers has learned which lodges tick the right boxes for photographers – and those which do not. “It’s not so much about the brass taps […]
This years Wild Shots Event will be held in Cape Town on 15 November 2015. Wild Shots brings together mostly South African photographers for a one-day seminar and those who have attended in the past tell me its great fun and very interesting. The line up for the event is as follows and as […]