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Scavenger Hide

Zimanga Private Reserve, South Africa Scavengers, hyenas, vultures, Mirabeau Storks, jackals and the like, are an important part of the ecosystem in Africa. Hyenas and vultures in particular are necessary to keep the spread of […]

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Horses of Andalusia, Spain

Hacienda Buena Suerte Andalusia is “horse country” in Spain, but it’s not just PRE horses. At Haciendo Buena Suerte we photographed PRE, Lusitano (a close first cousin of the PRE), and even a couple of […]

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Horses of Andalusia, Spain

Yeguada Cartuja While the PRE (Pure Spanish Horse) is one of the oldest breed of horses, a strain of the PRE called Carthusian is said to be the purest of the breed. This line is […]

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BIRDBATH HIDE

Zimanga Private Game Reserve, South Africa In Africa hides (aka blinds) are becoming more popular. A hide is usually established at a watering site. This gives the photographer/observer a way to watch the wildlife quietly […]

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Lewa Wildlife Conservancy

Part II – Cats This year the abundance of elephants and their calves seemed to be the theme in Kenya. However, we were also fortunate to see a few cats as well. There weren’t many […]

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Horses Of Andalusia, Spain

Earlier this month I was in Andalusia, Spain, photographing beautiful horses, enjoying delicious food and wine and the gracious people of the area. The horses were mainly PRE (pura raza espanola or pure Spanish horse) […]

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Lewa Wildlife Conservancy

Part I – Elephants Lewa Conservancy is located just south of Samburu National Reserve at a higher altitude and at lower temperatures. It was originally founded as a Rhino Sanctuary in 1983 to protect the […]

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Samburu National Reserve

More Sightings The northern part of Kenya has a lot to offer in the way of wildlife. There are species unique to the area, a number of vulnerable or endangered species, and some that are […]

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Samburu National Reserve

Gerenuks The northern part of Kenya has some unique animals that aren’t found in other parts of the country. One of the oddest is the Gerenuk, aka Giraffe gazelle. The word gerenuk means “giraffe-necked” in […]

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Samburu National Reserve

Elephants Although Samburu is only a little over 100 square miles it has a fairly large concentration of elephants. This year has been a good one for elephants in Kenya. We saw many babies in […]

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