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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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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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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7 Scenic Spots For Taking Photos in Cape Town

7 Scenic Spots To Take Photos in Cape Town


Do an internet search for “most beautiful cities in the world“, and Cape Town will appear on most lists, including this Buzzfeed article where it tops the list. The “Mother City” is indeed a picturesque place – flaunting spectacular mountains, forests and beaches. Cape Town not only offers exiting nature scenes to photograph, it is a feast for the following photographic niches: The street photographer can experience the…

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Tourist attractions in Zimbabwe – Natural Wonders and Ancient Ruins


Tourist attractions in Zimbabwe are abundant – from amazing game parks to visit, magnificent ancient ruins to explore and breathtaking scenery to marvel at. The southern African country also boasts a rich history stretching back centuries into the ancient past. Add to this its array of phenomenal natural wonders and incredible wildlife diversity, and you have one of the top places to…

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Best 5 Canon Lenses to Take On Safari


Hordes of photographers brave the elements and head out to the African wilderness each year. Only a few come back with the images they set out to get. The quality of your wildlife photography depend largely on your skills as a photographer. But a lot of it also depends on the gear you carry. Sorry folks. If you want that creamy bokeh behind your wildlife…

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Best Nikon Lens to Take on Safari


Navigation Comparison TableThe Right KitWhat You Need in a LensBest Nikon LensNikon Lens AbbreviationsConclusion Don’t own a Nikon and want to see what Safari camera we recommend? Have a look here. Our Top Pick is the: Nikon AF-S FX NIKKOR 300mm f4E PF ED           Check Price on Amazon Comparison TableThe Right KitWhen you’re looking at a once in a lifetime trip…

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