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THE MASHATU GREEN SEASON
Posted 5 June 2015 by Ruth - 2 Comments

A very special transformation happens at Mashatu Game Reserve during the month of January. After the first big rains have fallen in November and December the open plains of the reserve become laden with a carpet of green flowers, Mopane’s sprout their new florescent green leaves and the once dry river beds transform into a playground for elephants and birds.

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THE BEE EATERS OF MASHATU
Posted 5 June 2015 by Ruth - 2 Comments

If you have been so lucky to have visited Mashatu Game Reserve, I’m certain the aesthetic beauty of one particular bird stood out whilst driving (walking, or cycling for that matter) through the wilderness. The White-fronted Bee- eater is one of Mashatu’s most striking birds; their plumage displays bold colours of green, white, red, blue and orange.

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ZAKUOMA PHOTO SAFARI
Posted 5 June 2015 by Ruth - 2 Comments

In the African country of Chad lies Zakouma National Park (ZNP). Over 350 000ha of untamed, untraveled, unfenced and untouched wilderness is what makes Zakouma the perfect destination for the adventure photographer. Here birds exist in flocks of thousands, buffalo, antelope and elephant move in herds of hundreds and lion’s roam.

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