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

A Workshop Participant’s Story: What “First Timers” Should Expect From A Photography Trip Into The South African Bush
A Workshop Participant’s Story: What “First Timers” Should Expect From A Photography Trip Into The South African Bush

Article and images by Lee Levin-Friend (Lee was a participant in the Magnum Excursions May 2012 workshop at Leadwood Private Camp in Timbavati Game Reserve, adjacent to Kruger National Park in South Africa.  We look forward to Lee joining us again on an upcoming excursion … and from her excitement regarding the first trip, we’re... » read more

Photographing Leopards
Photographing Leopards

Photographing Leopards! One of my favorite locations in the world is northern Botswana along the Chobe waterfront.  However, as much as I love that region, a typical week there usually only yields a single leopard sighting.  I’ve heard a few reasons for this, but still can’t quite understand why there aren’t more leopards.  There is... » read more