PhotographyNews feeds from African Conservation Photographyhttps://www.photodestination.co.za/ https://www.photodestination.co.za/the-best-of-the-western-cape-photographic-opportunities.html <![CDATA[15 of the Best Western Cape Photodestinations]]> https://www.photodestination.co.za/the-best-of-the-western-cape-photographic-opportunities.html With the global wonder of Table Mountain as its icon, the Western Cape is also the centre of the Cape Floristic Kingdom that is one of the world’s richest biodiversity and scenic hotspots. The coastline and marine environments are amongst the most diverse on the planet as a result of the mixing of the Agulhas and Benguela currents. All... ]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:13:39 +0000 https://www.photodestination.co.za/photographic-tips-for-aerial-photography.html <![CDATA[Photographic Tips For Aerial Photography]]> https://www.photodestination.co.za/photographic-tips-for-aerial-photography.html Aerial photography, although challenging, can be extremely rewarding and provides photographic perspectives that are seldom viewed. It is however not as easy at it might seem and given the costly nature of this type of photography and the speed that your photographic platform is moving at, it is best to be well-prepared so as to ensure successful image... ]]> Sun, 17 Aug 2014 12:31:00 +0000 https://www.photodestination.co.za/12-of-the-top-northern-cape-photodestinations.html <![CDATA[12 Of The Top Northern Cape Photodestinations]]> https://www.photodestination.co.za/12-of-the-top-northern-cape-photodestinations.html The Northern Cape offers some the best wildlife photography and outdoor photographic opportunities that South Africa has to offer. The Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park is the best known of these, but there are also many other excellent photodestinations. Twelve of our top photodestinations are highlighted here. ]]> Fri, 23 May 2014 10:55:00 +0000 https://www.photodestination.co.za/lake-nakuru-national-park-a-must-see-for-wildlife-photographers.html <![CDATA[Lake Nakuru National Park - A must see destination for wildlife photographers]]> https://www.photodestination.co.za/lake-nakuru-national-park-a-must-see-for-wildlife-photographers.html In the Rift Valley of Kenya lies a network of Soda Lakes that attract thousands of flamingoes, pelicans and over 450 other bird species to their shores, associated bushy grasslands and woodlands. Lake Nakuru National Park is probably the best known of these, being home to large herds of antelope and plenty predators. It is a top photodestination for... ]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 07:55:00 +0000 https://www.photodestination.co.za/creative-wildlife-and-outdoor-photography.html <![CDATA[10 Tips To Be A More Creative Wildlife and Outdoor Photographer]]> https://www.photodestination.co.za/creative-wildlife-and-outdoor-photography.html Photography is an art form. It is about using your own individual creative vision and ability to capture a moment in time. By Maximising the potential of your equipment and manipulating the availability of light you can nurture and expand your own creativeness and move beyond technically perfect images! ]]> Mon, 19 May 2014 10:05:00 +0000 https://www.photodestination.co.za/experiencing-one-of-the-worlds-most-intense-wildlife-photographic-spectacles.html <![CDATA[Experiencing and photographing one of the worlds most intense wildlife photographic spectacles]]> https://www.photodestination.co.za/experiencing-one-of-the-worlds-most-intense-wildlife-photographic-spectacles.html I am often asked which my favourite wildlife photographic experience has been. It is then expected that I mention something that renders from the bushveld where the "Big Five roam - something like the wildebeest migration in the Serengeti or watching a pride of lions pulling down a large Cape buffalo bull – the stuff that Africa is made... ]]> Mon, 12 May 2014 11:20:00 +0000 https://www.photodestination.co.za/incredible-landscape-photographic-opportunities-along-the-south-african-coastline.html <![CDATA[Incredible Landscape Photographic opportunities along our coastline]]> https://www.photodestination.co.za/incredible-landscape-photographic-opportunities-along-the-south-african-coastline.html South Africa is blessed with one of the richest and most diverse coastlines and marine environments on the planet. Extending for nearly 3500km’s between the Mozambique border and Kosi Bay in the east and the Orange River estuary bordering Namibia in the west, our coastline offers incredible opportunities for landscape photography. ]]> Sat, 12 Apr 2014 04:46:00 +0000 https://www.photodestination.co.za/10-tips-for-taking-great-seascape-images.html <![CDATA[Top 10 Tips for Taking Great Seascape Images!]]> https://www.photodestination.co.za/10-tips-for-taking-great-seascape-images.html The sea has long held our fascination and the interface of land and sea, the coastline, draws us to her shores. South Africa has a diverse coastline providing countless, often dramatic, opportunities for taking stunning landscape photographs. ]]> Sun, 23 Feb 2014 22:00:00 +0000 https://www.photodestination.co.za/ten-tips-for-photographing-in-the-kgalagadi-transfrontier-national-park.html <![CDATA[Ten Tips For Photographing in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier National Park]]> https://www.photodestination.co.za/ten-tips-for-photographing-in-the-kgalagadi-transfrontier-national-park.html A wildlife photography trip to the Kgalagadi Transfrontier National Park must rank highly on every wildlife photographer's top places to visit. ]]> Sun, 19 Jan 2014 13:28:00 +0000 https://www.photodestination.co.za/peter-chadwick-s-photographic-review-of-2013-highlights-and-experiences.html <![CDATA[Peter Chadwick’s photographic review of 2013 – highlights and experiences]]> https://www.photodestination.co.za/peter-chadwick-s-photographic-review-of-2013-highlights-and-experiences.html As 2013 slips away into history and with the dawning of 2014 in the New Year, I spent some time reflecting on the highs and low’s of the year and realised that photographically, it was a challenging, exciting and extremely interesting year. ]]> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 08:44:00 +0000