Photo Of The Day – African Cats, The Big Ones

Title: African Cats, The Big Ones Location: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, Africa Description: After watching a couple of episodes of Tales By Light on Netflix last night, I was inspired to go back through my old Africa photos. I thought I had a shot of a Cheetah on a Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Wild Lions On A Knoll

Title: Wild Lions (Panthera leo) On A Knoll Location: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania Description: A pride of lions ignores the throng of tourist vehicles at the base of their knoll while the female members search the horizon for their next meal. Camera Canon 7D Lens Canon 28-300mm L ISO Continue Reading →

Traveling Through Colors: Orange

I go through phases with my photography and it is especially easy to grab on to a color concept when looking through the images on a recent trip. In this case, orange caught my eye so I started collecting images from the past five years (or so) of Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Lioness Surveying The Savanna

Title: Lioness Surveying The Savanna Location: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, Africa Description: A lone lioness, part of a larger pride numbering 17, surveys the savanna for their next meal. The pride this lioness belongs to is unusual as there are two male lions co-existing. Camera Canon 7D Lens Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Lazy Lions

Title: Lazy Lions Location: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, Africa Description: Lounging on a sunny morning, a few female members of a 17 lion pride laze for the cameras as they are surrounded by tourists eager to snap a photo. Camera Canon 7D Lens Canon 28-300mm L Shutter Speed Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Lion Pride

(Click On Image For Larger Version) Title: Lion Pride Description: A male lion sits amongst his pride as the lionesses scout for prey. Location: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, Africa Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey Purchase A Print Of This Photo Here (or use the form below)

Photo Of The Day – Lazy Lions

Title: Lazy Lions Description: A lazy day in Serengeti National Park, these lions were part of a pride numbering 17 at first count.  As cats are prone to do, they were loafing around while swarmed by trucks filled with camera happy tourists. Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey Click Continue Reading →

African Safari’s Big 5

You go to Africa. You drive a safari. You take pictures. Laws require you to post pictures of the Big 5.  Not Big Five.  Big 5. Yes, laws.  I’m not sure which, but they’re on the internet.  Look up “Big 5 Laws”. What are the  Big 5?  Stealing Continue Reading →

African Animals 2011 Calendar Now Available

Hey there!  You probably know I take some photos and you may also know I went to Africa for the first time this year.  So I put together a calendar which originally was aimed more for my own use (and my daughter’s) but then the crazy world of Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Lone Lioness

Title: Lone Lioness Location: Serengeti National Park Settings: This one needed a little help.  I started with a fairly dark photo so I jacked up the exposure 1.4 stops. Let’s see, Fill Light -24, Blacks +14, Brightness +17, Contrast +66, Clarity +57, Vibrance +41, Blue Saturation +40 to Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Lions On The Hill

Title: Lions On The Hill Location: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania A large pride with multiple males, this group of lions was waiting for something more exciting that 4x4s filled with cameras to come by. Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey Purchase a Print Of This Photo Here Subscribe To Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Head Into The Wind

Title: Head Into The Wind Location: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania During our safari we were lucky to find a pride of lions large enough to have three males.  Typically a pride will only have one dominant male and maybe a younger sibling.  This pride seemed large enough to Continue Reading →