Giraffe are equal parts beautiful and strange.
The more I go to Africa the more I realize how many extraordinary sights I have yet to see. This realization, in all honesty, make me a little crazy. So many places, so little time and all that. What I was looking for was pretty simple: I wanted […]
Majestic. Adorable. Formidable. Captivating. Intelligent. Compassionate. Protective. Funny. Magnificent. These are only a few of the words that come to mind when I think of the elephant—one of my favorite animals on the planet. I mean, who doesn’t love elephants? If there’s someone out there who scowls when […]
One month from today, I will be on my way back to Africa. To say I am excited is truly and understatement.
Earlier this week I put together a group of black and white zebra images that I’d taken in Botswana, Tanzania and Kenya over the last few years. I love zebras and lets face it, there are few animals that are better suited for black and white photography. However, […]
There’s nothing better than looking forward to a new trip and I am thrilled to announce that I will be returning to Africa in June. Woot!
It was the end of our second hour driving down a pot-hole infested, rattle-the-teeth-out-of-my-head dirt road in Tanzania, and I was starting to feel as if my body was going to shake apart. The wind was strong and hot, and the dust swirled high into the air. Even […]
I’m not much of an activist. I’ve never been one to leave a warm house for a cold street, holding signs or marching, but on Saturday, March 15, I’ll be doing just that. I am taking part in the Global March For Lions to stop canned hunting in […]
What do an elephant, a hippo, a troop of baboons, a crocodile, a herd of lechwe, impalas and buffalo have in common? The answer: my very first day at Mombo camp. Not on a game drive mind you, I mean in camp. The elephant, baboons, lechwes and croc […]
Have you ever dreamed of spending quality time with elephants? Then look no further than Abu, where guests are able to interact with the camp’s fascinating herd of rescued, orphaned and raised elephants. But be warned: Your dreams may come true, but chances are you’ll only want […]