Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Lion Cub, Masai Mara Kenya

This cub is about 5 months old. Lions become sexually mature at around 4 years, live between 10 and 14 years (females live significantly longer than combative males) and after 110 days gestation have up to 4 cubs per litter.

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Giraffe and Tickbird, Masai Mara Kenya

Lining up for a vertical landing zone.... Tickbird & giraffe in the Mara.

Today's the day! My exhibition opens at the Talisman Restaurant here in Nairobi.

If you can't make it you can see it on You Tube here:

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Home to the Boma, Masai Mara. R.I.P. Madiba.

Masai cattle heading home at dusk in the Mara North conservancy. Livestock densities are set as per agreement with the resident Masai in an attempt to set a balance between wildlife for tourism and traditonal Masai 'wealth'.

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Hyrax, Masai Mara Kenya

There are three species of hyrax, two are 'rock hyrax', the third is the 'tree hyrax'. Wonder which type this is???

More hyrax fax HERE

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Monday, November 4, 2013

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Monday, October 14, 2013

Yellow Winged Bats, Masai Mara Kenya

I was lucky to spot this cluster of three Yellow-Winged Bats as we drove through some scrub in the Mara. They are a type of 'leaf-nosed bats', insectivorous and preferring the sort of semi-arid scrub-land I found them in.

Monday, October 7, 2013

Starry Night, Masai Mara Kenya

Some new-moon magic in the Mara last weekend.
Nikon D800, Nikon 14-24 lens at 14mm, F2.8, ISO 1000, 30 sec, & illumination with a flashlight on the tree.