Chobe:  Why you will want go with us in 2014
Chobe: Why you will want go with us in 2014

If you follow Magnum Excursions on Facebook you may know that one of our principles, Buddy Eleazer, loves Africa. If you haven’t followed us on Facebook, navigate around our site and you’ll see numerous images that confirm our love and experience within Africa.  What you probably don’t know is when and where this Africa bug... » read more

Photo Tips: Elements to Consider in Composition
Photo Tips: Elements to Consider in Composition

This is an edited reprint of an article I wrote several years ago in my blog, www.ChobeSafari.com.  Same text and many of the photos have changed, but the need to know the basics of composition is timeless. Many see a photo they like but when asked why they like the image, they lack the words... » read more

This or That – The Photographer’s Challenge
This or That – The Photographer’s Challenge

Many wildlife photographers love pure images with minimal editing right out of the camera.  Buddy Eleazer, one of our Magnum Excursion leaders does also. Many photographers these days see the ability to create very dynamic shots by using editing tools by software makes such as Topaz Labs, Nik, Photomatics and Redfield.  Some are taking even... » read more