A male Mascarene Flycatcher perches briefly in an opening in the forest on Reunion Island
A run down shell of the old guano houses on the extremly rugged St Croix island in Algoa Bay, Eastern Cape, South Africa. African Penguins are now the main inhabitants on the island.
A Noddy Tern perches on the granite crown of Cousin Island in the Seychelles and with the distant Cousine Island showing in the background.
A powerful electrical storm unleashes itself with repeated lightning strikes and heavy thunder over the arid landscape of Mokala National Park, Northern Province, South Africa
A Cape Buffalo bull wades through deep mud after spending the heat of the day cooling in the shallow waters of Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
A blind adult Cape Fur Seal has taken up residence at Struisbaai Harbour where it has become a tourist attraction, being fed on scraps from the fishing vessles. Struisbaai Harbour, Western Cape, South Africa
Ploughshare snails emerge to feed from under the sand on a retreateing tide at De Mond Nature Reserve, Western Cape, South Africa
A rock monitor lizard warms its belly on a rock in the Karoo National Park
The lighthouse at Saldana Point is viewed from Malgas Island and between the blurred shapes of Cape Gannets, West Coast National Park, Western Cape, South Africa