Wildebeest mother and calf, Serengeti National Park

Captions anyone? I think maybe this shot needs a couple of cartoon-like speech bubbles.

Zebra, Tarangire National Park

Tarangire National Park, Tanzania. Zebras are a common sight in all the national parks and game reserves of Tanzania.

Monochrome Lions, Tanzania.

A series of images captured in Tanzania’s Ngorongoro Crater where lions were seen in good numbers and at fairly close range too.

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Buffalo, Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania

a buffalo with an oxpecker bird on it’s back. The bird gets to feed on ticks, the buffalo gets to rid itself of the pests.

Lion Portraits, Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania

In Ngorongoro Crater, the grass on the floor of the crater is quite short and so sighting lions and other animals is reasonably easy

Photographing baboons, Tanzania.

On safari, a bend in the track reveals some fallen logs with numerous juvenile baboons climbing,  playing,  and just generally having fun

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Canon 800mm F5.6 super telephoto lens.

a user’s experience and thoughts on travelling with a super-telephoto lens.

Wildebeest, Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania

A wildebeest strolls by a flock of flamingos on a lake in the Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania.

Check out my “six pack”!

Yeah, well a six-pack of images that is!

The Weaver, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico.

the Yucatan Peninsula,  Mexico,  the weaver concentrates on her use of the hand-loom.