Magnum Excursions

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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

Africa Excursions – May 2013
Africa Excursions – May 2013

We have just finished two awesome weeks in Africa and there are a lot of contrast between the two weeks.  Week one was in Chobe NP, Chobe Forest and Kasane region of Botswana.  The week can be subtitled “The fast and the furious” (more on that later).  Week two was a photo workshop in Timbavati,... » 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