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Wild Eye - Madikwe - Timing


When it comes to photography and wildlife photography in particular, timing is everything. In wildlife photography there are so many variables that are out of our control, this means that when something is happening, our timing needs to be spot on in order to capture the image that we are after. In today's blog I am going to be sharing 3 images all taken from the same sighting and all…

Michael Laubscher - Mara Sunset, Wild Eye

An African Sunset

Hello all Today I would like to share a very short blog with you all. It is one of my favorite quotes and one that I believe in strongly along with an iconic Mara sunset image above and video scene below. “The only man I envy is the man who has not yet been to Africa – for he has so much to look forward to.”  - Richard Mullin [embedyt]…

Michael Laubscher - Maasai Culture, Wild Eye

Maasai Culture

The man you will see below is one of the most incredible men I know. His Name is Dickson Sakaya and he manages the Wild Eye Mara Camp along with his team with some seen below; I dare you, try as hard as you wish but I can assure you that you will not find more humble people in the country. Speaking of Kenya, I have recently returned from my…

Michael Laubscher - Amboseli

Experience The Amboseli

Have you ever seen or heard of this spectacular creature; This magnificent beast goes by the name - Tim, Tim the tusker. This massive male elephant roams the vast terrains of the Amboseli and over the years I've learnt that many folk travel to the Amboseli with high hopes of seeing this beautiful creature but sadly luck isn't always on ones side. In saying that I have also learnt that…


A Pure Moment

Hi all; This is not a long blog at all as I would jusy like to share this video with you all because to me; this is what its all about! [embedyt][/embedyt] I hope this convinces you to try it next time your out on safari. Until next time; Happy Snapping! Michael


3 Reasons why I enjoy taking photos with a spotlight

From many past experiences, lots of photographers out there put their camera gear down as soon as the light starts to fade and darkness begins to set in. When it comes to photography, most of us like to stick to our comfort zones and yes this is fine, but what if we want to better ourselves? How do we grow as photographers? How do we increase our skill set? Well,…


The Most Spectacular Sunset

Hello everyone In this short blog I would like to share the below video with you all. This has by far been one of the most special moments I've been a part of in the Masai Mara and truly shouts out AFRICA! I hope it touches your heart as much as it did mine. [embedyt][/embedyt] Until next time; Happy Snapping! Michael Laubscher

Wild Eye - Masai Mara - Lioness & Zebra03

An Epic Battle

I wanted to share a sighting with all of you from last year October when I was hosting a safari in the Masai Mara. While out on drive, we came across a lone lioness. We knew that she had cubs in the area and seeing as it was heating up, our thoughts were one of two things would happen, either she would find some shade and rest, or she could…


Got To Love Emotions

Hello everyone Over the past few days I have been venturing down memory lane a bit. On this journey down, a short video as you will see below, reminded me how much my guests reactions mean to me.  It's why I do what I do and also why I love what I do. [embedyt][/embedyt]   “People ultimately don’t care about the journey, if the end is worth it.”  ― Marie…