Stories from Africa’s wild places

For ten years, I’ve helped tell the stories of Africa’s wild places. I’ve interviewed anti-poaching rangers, photographed the work of wildlife researchers, and been fortunate to explore some of the continent’s most beautiful wilderness. These are just a few of those stories.


The aftermath of Cecil

The hunting of Cecil the lion on the eastern border of Hwan...

27th October 2015
Africa’s finest wilderness areas

Dave van Smeerdijk is an expert on travel to Africa’s wild...

13th August 2015
Interview with Ian McCallum

I first read Ian McCallum's book Ecological Intelligence abo...

5th August 2015
Taking the photo of Wolfberg Arch

I posted this photo a few weeks ago to my Facebook and Insta...

30th July 2015
Tough questions about the hunting of Cecil

According to media reports, an American hunter paid about $5...

Chris and Monique Fallows’ incredible African wildlife experiences

Chris and Monique Fallows are a husband and wife team based ...

16th July 2015
Ian Michler interview: new documentary exposes canned lion hunting

Ian Michler of Invent Africa is one of the continent's best-...

5th July 2015
The definitive interview with wildlife photographer Greg du Toit

Greg du Toit is probably Africa’s best-known wildlife pho...

30th June 2015
Craig Foster’s love affair with the cold waters of the Cape

A few years ago I watched The Great Dance, a film documentar...

3rd June 2015
Flying over Lake St Lucia with ZAPWing

I had the fantastic opportunity recently to fly over Lake St...

18th May 2015
On tour with the leatherback turtles of iSimangaliso

I felt a little embarrassed. There were six of us kneeling o...

Interview with novelist Tony Park about Africa’s wilderness

Author Tony Park and his wife Nicola at their home alongside...