Monthly Archive: April, 2013

Rare Sightings!

Sorry for not blogging for a few days. I was very busy guiding and teaching photography. Now I am off work for seven days 🙂 So, I thought I share a few recent… Continue reading

Big Five in One Drive !

What a day – During today’s evening game drive we saw all the Big Five – Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Rhino and Buffalo. The Thanda guests were delighted – and so was I 🙂

ET?

It might look like something from a science fiction movie, but is a small insect, a Praying Mantis. This specimen took a ride on my vehicle for over 20 minutes. The Thanda guests enjoyed taking… Continue reading

Convinced!

I am convinced! With all the input from many snake experts around the world I have changed the story 🙂 “When we were on the way to pick up our Thanda guests for… Continue reading

A Funny One :-)

As I shot over 200 images of the two Mambas I took four shot of this Locust quietly crossing the road while the two fast and venous predators were engaged in their “mating… Continue reading

“Fighting” Mambas

I am convinced! With all the input for many snake experts around the world I have changed the story 🙂 : “When we were on the way to pick up our Thanda guests… Continue reading

Mum

This is a picture I took yesterday of the mum of our new Cheetah cubs. She was away from the cubs feeding on a kill when I was able to get this image.

Success!

Great news for Cheetah conservation. A Cheetah female on Thanda Private Game Reserve gave birth to four cubs. Yesterday we managed to get pictures of the five weeks old cubs for the first… Continue reading

Get a meal!

Imagine you are a Cheetah male! You have not a had a meal for a while and you and your brother are getting hungry … … you stalk some newly arrived Impala. It… Continue reading

New Arrivals!

Hundreds of additional Impalas, Wildebeest, Nyala, Zebra and Kudus are arriving over the next few weeks at Thanda Private Game Reserve. This large number of additional plains game will enhance the excellent Thanda… Continue reading