Tag Archives: big cats

Looking back

Three cheetahs were striding through the Kalahari veld, seemingly oblivious to our presence. Just before they disappeared over the ridge, I sneezed and they all turned around in unison to look at us.   These photos were taken in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park … Continue reading

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Lion Spotting

If you have read my post Take your camera to the bathroom (and other Kalahari safari tips), you will know that spotting any of the big cats in the Kalahari can be hard work.  It is all a matter of persistence and a … Continue reading

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The Camp Cat

This post is part of  Kalahari  Series II – 2011. The previous post in the series is Frenzy at the “water hole” – includes the movie . Also see Kalahari Series I – 2009. I have previously described the Grootkolk … Continue reading

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Kalahari: Big Cats II

This is part of a series of photographs from our 2008 and 2009 trips to the Kalahari.  Click here to see a map of the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. Until our 2009 Kalahari trip we had not seen a whole leopard. … Continue reading

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