Wednesday, August 31, 2016
And yet another of the many photos I've taken of our resident camp Fish Eagle from Lake Baringo :-)
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Monday, August 29, 2016
Taken this weekend across Lake Baringo from TeddyBear Island. Is this photographic proof that Marigat town is actually the centre of our universe?
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Monday, August 22, 2016
We often use giraffe as 'spotters' to find the big cats. They will will stand still for ages and gaze at predators from their lofty vantage points- pointing directly at whatever is of interest. You rarely see a giraffe in a hurry!
Friday, August 19, 2016
Thursday, August 18, 2016
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Monday, August 15, 2016
The daily crossing.... back and forth chasing localised grass rains at the moment. This was taken in the Mara Triangle yesterday.
Friday, August 12, 2016
Post-coital relaxation... for another 15 minute's break. Females invariably roll over like this immediately after the act.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Like many cat species, the lion's penis has backward oriented spines which causes a painful ovulation stimulus for the female, so it is theorised.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
This won't take long.... but the act is repeated every 15 minutes or so throughout daylight hours for two or three days, and go without eating during this time.