The Camranger is a handy wireless transmitter device that allows you to shoot wirelessly from your smartphone or ipad to your digital SLR. I bought it at a at the Johannesburg Photo Expo where it was being sold for about R2800 as a special price.  The chance to test it came on a recent […]

Photographing the Cape Winelands

Constantia, Stellenbosch and Franschhoek are the three most visited areas and for good reason. These are the original wineland areas with fascinating historicies and you will not find a finer combination of wines, restaurants, architecture and general mountain scenery. The Hemel and Aarde Valley, Tulbagh, the West Coast and Cedarberg Wineries all have their […]

Steenberg Photographic

Our monthly photographic meetings at the stunning Steenberg Golf Club is gaining momentum and we are having some excellent evenings with great images. We generally meet the first Tuesday of every month (depending upon travel) and we have a themed evening followed by a dinner. So far the themes have been black and white, […]

Springtime in the Cape

Spring has arrived — and it’s a time for photographers to explore. The cold fronts come and go and as they do so the Landscapes kaleidoscope into beautiful vistas of yellow, green, blue and grey. The flowers are blooming, whales are in the bay and Arniston, Bredasdorp, Struisbaai and Malgas are full of wonderful […]

Photographing gorillas

It can be a tough trek to get to the gorillas. Three hours of steep climbing through thick jungle at high altitude (up to 3000 meters) can take its toll, but it’s so worth the effort. In fact seeing mountain gorillas in their natural habitat in Uganda and Rwanda are up there as my […]