Tag Archives: wildlife photography

Photo Blog: Best Moments on Mountain Gorilla Trekking Safari

In celebration of the recent improved status of mountain gorillas from ‘Critically Endangered’ to ‘Endangered’ on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, we have gathered our photographs of some of the best moments spent on gorilla trekking safari in …

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Photo Blog: When & Where to Witness Africa’s Great Migration

Be in the know about which areas in East Africa to visit and at what times of the year so that you can book your ultimate Great Migration safari! Undoubtedly one of Africa’s most spectacular wildlife experiences, the Great Migration …

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Photoblog: 4 Reasons to go on Safari

With another year approaching, you might have reached that ‘Where to next?‘ moment. In a world with so many mind-blowing places to visit, deciding where to go and what to experience is always exciting, if not a little daunting! If …

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What is a Fly-in Safari?

“Gliders, sail planes, they’re wonderful flying machines. It’s the closest you can come to being a bird” – Neil Armstrong A fly-in safari takes you up into the sky in a light aircraft in order to transfer you from location …

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Baby Animals of the Maasai Mara

Warning: High risk of a melting heart due to cuteness overload! Having recently taken a photographic trip to the Maasai Mara National Park, Patrick Shah of Journeys Discovering Africa returned from Kenya with a handful of wonderful photographs of baby …

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Packing tips for an African safari

Make sure to include these five items in your packing list for a great safari experience. From trekking through the mountains of Uganda and Rwanda to find the mighty silverback gorilla to dining with your fellow travellers back at your …

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Photo Blog: 5 Animals After Dark

When planning a holiday to one of our continent’s many fantastic getaways, it’s important to remember that the African bush never sleeps. Don’t think that your days have to start at sunrise and end with sundowners. Under the cover of …

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Wildlife Photography for Beginners

“Take nothing but photographs, leave nothing but footprints, kill nothing but time.” – Unknown Recently, the African travel industry has seen a huge surge of interest in wildlife and nature photography. In fact, it has become so popular that many …

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Masai Mara caught on camera

Being able to work your way around a DLSR camera is a handy skill to have when on safari. Wildlife sightings can be fleeting. The best way to remember them is through photographs. However, there’s nothing more disappointing than when …

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Wild dog Wildography

One of our favourite African animals pose for the camera with toothy grins as we take some time to get to know them better… Picture an Alsatian…with spots and ears the size of satellites. That’s basically a wild dog. Don’t …

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