Best Camera For an African Wildlife Safari 2018


Cameras Reviewed Introduction With many varying types, brands and models of cameras available on the market today, selecting the one that caters best to your individual needs can prove to be a strenuous activity at times. When planning a safari trip as a hobby or professional photographer, determining which equipment might enhance the experience and quality of the expedition can tend to…

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How to do HDR photography

How to do HDR photography


High Dynamic Range (HDR) photography is a form of image processing that utilizes images captured at different exposures to produce one, amazing photo. The dynamic range as a term infers to the ratio of darkness to light. The proposal here is to try as much as possible to compact, light and have it appear on the final processed photo the same way…

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WhereLionsRoam Featured Pic for January 2017

WhereLionsroam Featured Pics for January 2017


In January the following photographers were featured: Matthew Poole Peet Strydom Johan Mocke Michael Cohen [See]: Our current WLR Featured Pics To submit your work for a feature on Where Lions Roam, just drop us an email at featuredpic@wherelionsroam.com with a resized photo (1000 pixels on the long edge). You remain the owner of the photo, we will link to your site and you can…

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Why Do Young Animals Play


Lisl Moolman, a South African photographer, loves watching animals to study their behavior. She particularly likes to photograph animals at play. She never drives past hyenas, squirrels, baboons or impalas. These animals and particularly members of the big cat species can all get extremely silly. Below are some examples of her playful animal observations. Why Do Young animals Play You’ve seen the videos…

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Advantages of Wildlife Videography with a GoPro Camera


It can be quite difficult to capture great wildlife videos, especially when you take into account that professional equipment takes up a lot of space and that you’ll have to carry it around in all kinds of weather and across different types of terrain. However, when the GoPro cameras hit the market, the whole videography scene changed. More changes have occurred over…

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WLR Featured Pics August 2016


These were the WLR Featured Pics for August, 2016. We featured Martin Bailey, Sandro Gaemperle, John-Ray Brentnall, Anthony Goldman and Michael Cohen. Also See: Our current WLR Featured Pics To submit your work for a feature on Where Lions Roam, just drop us an email at featuredpic@wherelionsroam.com with a resized photo (1000 pixels on the long edge). You remain the owner of the photo,…

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Best Photo Safaris to South Africa


Today, several savvy South African game reserves and tour operators are offering specialized photographic safaris for snap happy pros and amateurs alike, guiding them in their pursuit of iconic images of the bush. Here is a list of 18 of the best photography safari operators for South Africa. Read: 12 Best African Photography Blogs Read: Best Tour Companies for an African Safari…

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WLR Featured Pics for July 2016


In July we featured some great photos from some of the best photographers out there. These good people also shared some background on how they made the magic happen with each of these shots. To submit your work for a feature on Where Lions Roam, just drop us an email at featuredpic@wherelionsroam.com with a resized photo (1000 pixels on the long edge). You remain the…

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Top 12 African Photography Blogs


Photography is becoming more and more popular in Africa. After decades of photographic misrepresentation by observers from outside the continent, Africa’s photographers are today showing the world what they see through their lens and expressing their passion and creativity for the people, rich cultures, diverse wildlife and vast landscapes of Africa. This article spotlights the work of 12 African photography blogs. Wim van…

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Featured Pic Month Winner – June 2016


Congratulations to Annemarie du Plessis, our Featured Pic Month Winner. Please scroll down to week 3 to see her Entry. See our Featured Pic page for details on how to enter your wildlife entry. June 2016, Week 5: Elephant for Scale Photo by Denis Charles. Camera: Canon EOS 1D-X Mark II, Lens: Zeiss Distagon ZE f/2.8 21mm Settings: ISO 100, 21mm f/2.8 @ 1/800…

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