Saturday, 30 November 2013

Ovahimba Mother and child

The Himba (singular: Omuhimba, plural: Ovahimba) are indigenous peoples of about 20,000 to 50,000 people[1] living in northern Namibia, in the Kunene region (formerly Kaokoland) and on the other side of the Kunene River in Angola. There are also few groups left of the Ovatwa, which also belong to the Himba people, but are hunters and gatherers.Himba are mostly a semi-nomadic, pastoral people, closely related to the Herero, and speak Otjihimba, that is similar to the Herero language.

Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Chameleon of the Desert

Chameleon of the Desert-"Namaqua Chameleon"

This was taken with a Nikon D5100 Standard lens 55mm
This photo was taken in the Namib Desert close to Swakopmund Namibia
Settings:  F5.6 at 1/1250

Monday, 25 November 2013

The Tricky Flying Insects-Blow Fly

Equipment used
Nikkor Macro 105mm
Nikon D5100
Extension tubes

Camera Settings Used
1/60 sec at F14, ISO 100

Friday, 22 November 2013


This photo was taken at Cape Cross Namibia
Equipment used
Nikon D5200
Telephoto lens Sigma 150-500mm
Setting used
F/9    ISO400   1/320