was successfully added to your cart.

Cart

Pete & Vickis Blog

We Will Never Take For Granted ……

We Will Never Take For Granted ......   We are all longing to get back to Africa as the world has taken a major step backwards  with what has happened.In time things are slowly going forward but this is taking time. Never lose sight of the future and the things…
Pete
May 14, 2021
Pete & Vickis Blog

The Dung Beetle

The Dung Beetle Often when people visit Africa they are hoping to capture"The Big Five". That's to be expected but Africa is more than just ' The Big Five' The Dung Beetle of Africa is so tiny and yet it plays a significant role in Africa's eco system. The Dung…
Pete
March 6, 2021
Pete & Vickis Blog

The Moment – The Different

The Moment - The Different While in Africa there is so much happening around you. There are times when you can be snapping to the left and right and yet there might be something in from of you that steals the show. Looking for the moment is a key in…
Pete
February 19, 2021
Pete & Vickis Blog

Why Is It Important Not To Be Rushed?

Why Is It Important Not To Be Rushed ? You'll always hear Africa Running Wild Safaris stressing the importance of not being rushed while on Safari. Why is that? Some of the most rewarding moments come in Africa when you have the time to sit still and to be quiet.…
Pete
December 14, 2020
Pete & Vickis Blog

Mud Is A Winner With African Wildlife

Mud Is A Winner With African Wildlife Often when in Africa people are looking for that perfect day with the perfect weather. Nothing can be further from the truth.There is no perfect day as every day in Africa gives you wonderful opportunities to photograph the wildlife. All we have to…
Pete
November 14, 2020
Pete & Vickis Blog

Taking A Picture To Crop

Taking A Picture To Crop Sometimes there are times when you can't get the full picture in without having a lot of space at the bottom of the picture or at the top. Did you know that we actually take certain pictures knowing that we are going to crop it.…
Pete
September 13, 2020
Pete & Vickis Blog

Orchre Elephants – Really?

Orchre Elephants - Really? Often we are asked is there a better time of year to see the wonder animals of Africa. The answer to that is yes and no. It really depends what you are looking for. The different seasons will allow you to see things that you wouldn't…
Pete
June 20, 2020
Pete & Vickis Blog

The Lilac – Breasted Roller

The Lilac  Breasted Roller The lilac-breasted roller is an amazing  African bird . From a photographers point of view it is a wonderful bird to capture  as there are so many wonderful vibrant colors to it.  It prefers open woodland and savanna, and generally it is for the most part…
Pete
April 12, 2020
Pete & Vickis Blog

The African Hornbill

The African Hornbill The African Hornbill is a common bird in African and it has a sound that is typical of Africa. It's a sound that as soon as you hear it, you will be able to identify it , even if you can't see it. This picture is of…
Pete
March 27, 2020
lion licking tongue Pete & Vickis Blog

Wait Equals Rewards

Wait Equals Rewards One of the things that Africa Running Wild Safaris prides itself in is spending time at a location. We do this when there is something happening. When this happens, we can be at the event between 1 hour and 3 hours depending on what is happening. Wait…
Pete
January 8, 2020