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.


Vultures on downward spiral?

This is my fourth article for News24 on Africa's iconic wild...

29th March 2016
Will trade save Africa’s rhinos?

I wrote the following article for News24 recently, about the...

19th February 2016
Africa’s elephants on the edge

In the build up to the international CITES meeting in Septem...

12th February 2016
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
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
Northern Drakensberg six-day hiking adventure

"Quathlamba! A mass of spears. Named thus by Zulu warriors b...

1st May 2015
Gaboon adder and other snakes of iSimangaliso World Heritage Site

The World Heritage Site of iSimangaliso Wetland Park is, by ...

15th April 2015
News24 – October 2014 – The ruins of Thulamela in northern Kruger National Park

The ancient ruins of Thulamela in northern Kruger National ...

28th October 2014
Getaway Magazine – April 2012 – Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park – South Africa

My sixth feature for Getaway Magazine's April 2012 edition, ...

14th April 2012