Lions feeding on wildebeest

On the 6th of February Shaun took this video footage of Kokwana, the mother lion and 3 young males feeding on a wildebeest that they have killed the night before.

Game drive photos

Hi Margot Thanks for the photos. Yes, the blog is new so there are a few hiccups. I am supposed to be notified immediately when there is a post, but for some reason this is not happening. Hopefully it will be sorted out soon. Really nice leopard pics. You are making me jealous. It is […]

More shots for you

Hi Robbie, Well as you can see I got rather carried away posting my photos…they are some of my favorites and it was hard to choose which to post, so I just did a LOT of them!!!  Sorry! Thanks for your input and advise on the underexposing for the dark skinned animals…I’ll have to read […]

Game drive photos

Hi Margot All your images are good. Well done! Maybe just remember to underexpose dark objects like elephants a little bit. It will help with the background colours and stop you from blowing the highlights (like the very light sky that you are currently getting with the elephant. This should be remembered with all dark […]

Game Drive Photos

Dear Margot Thank you so much for the photos. I cannot wait for you to visit again so that we can expand your photo library. All the best. Robbie

Lion cubs

The biggest news so far this month has been the discovery of 4 lion cubs of only about 2-3 weeks old near Pride Rock on the morning of the 19th of February. The mother is Noenu Mafazi and this is her 1st litter. We saw her mate with Mazinyo just more than 3 months ago […]


Took this image of Mazinyo early one morning at Ngala Dam.

Mazinyo drinking

The two male lions caught a baby giraffe the night before and I got this photo of Mazinyo as he drank water at a pool close by.

Lion cubs

This was only the 2nd time that I had seen this cubs. Got them at last light at a place we call Pride Rock.

Lion Fight

This is the 2 dominant males of the York pride, Big Boy and Mazinyo, having a fight. Big Boy is facing the camera. Mazinyo was lying next to a female in oestrus while Big Boy was feinting disinterest. As soon as Mazinyo looked away Big Boy came charging in. After the dust settled Big Boy […]