Curves and candy

Curves and candy

A curve is a shape similar to a line, but which is not required to be straight. Almost any photograph can be improved by including an interesting curve. For a photograph, a curve is like candy. Pro tip Try and think like a camera. These lines and curves are not...

Photographer

I specialise in nature, environmental and travel photography. I have spent many years in the field, capturing images of African wildlife and the natural beauty of the continent. I have won many awards, but to me they don’t mean anything. The last image I take is...
High key images

High key images

A high key image contains predominantly light tones. The histogram of a high key image will be shifted to the right-hand side. Pro tip The whites in a high key image will fool the camera’s light meter and you will get an underexposed image if you don’t compensate....
A tear for Safari

A tear for Safari

Safari only had one eye. The story goes that she lost it during a vicious fight with Mafufanyane, the territorial male of the area. The irony is that they were lovers once. They even had cubs together. Both were legends of the northern Sabi Sand area in their heyday....