Wildlife photography is a very different animal (pun intended) than other genres. You have no control over the setting, the animals or when you’ll find them. It’s all up for grabs. The challenge is one of the things I loved immediately. I wanted to get it right. I soon realized it was all about the prep beforehand and having at least a basic knowledge of animal behavior so I could anticipate their actions. I talk about both in the stories below.
I’ve always been in love with wildlife and once I went to Africa on safari, I became obsessed. Below are a couple popular posts focusing solely on pictures of my favorite creatures: elephants and birds.