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From the Journals…Key Largo, Florida, USA. December 17, 2005

July 28, 2017 - I went out for a bit of exploring along the water’s edge. I watched this great egret for a while, and spent some time wa...
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From the Journals…Even More from Isla Española, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 15, 1993

May 26, 2017 - A very productive walk on Isla Española’s Punta Suárez this morning. A “wet landing” (barely wet) and sea lions on the b...
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From the Journals…More from Isla Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 17, 1993

March 20, 2017 - Up at 6:30, breakfast at 7. We left for the Charles Darwin Station at 8. We had a look at the museum first, and then at...
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From the Journals…Lizard from Isla Española, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 15, 1993

August 15, 2016 - A very productive walk on Isla Española’s Punta Suárez this morning. A “wet landing” (barely wet) and sea lions on the b...
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From the Journals…Isla Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 17, 1993

May 16, 2016 - Up at 6:30, breakfast at 7. We left for the Charles Darwin Station at 8. We had a look at the museum first, and then at...
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From the Journals…More from Isla Española, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 15, 1993

May 13, 2016 - A very productive walk on Isla Española’s Punta Suárez this morning. A “wet landing” (barely wet) and sea lions on the b...
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From the Journals…Yes, More from Hammerstein Guest Farm, Maltahohe, Namibia. March 6, 2002

March 21, 2016 - Matthew, the owner, took us out to the leopard. Her name is Liza, and Matthew has had her since she was 1 month old. She...
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From the Journals… Singapore. February 24, 1989

February 29, 2016 - We slept until 8:30, then went to the same Chinese restaurant and pastry shop as we went to yesterday. It was a long bu...
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From the Journals…Yet More from Hammerstein Guest Farm, Maltahohe, Namibia. March 6, 2002

January 15, 2016 - Matthew, the owner, took us out to the leopard. Her name is Liza, and Matthew has had her since she was 1 month old. She...
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From the Journals... Pilanesburg National Park, South Africa. March 13, 2002

December 04, 2015 - It was clearing a little, so we went to a couple of dams looking for hippos. We found them, but at a distance. We did...
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From the Journals…Even More from Mkuzi Game Reserve, South Africa. February 1, 2002

September 11, 2015 - Upon arriving in Mkuzi Game Reserve, we checked out the campsite, and then stopped in at a hide for a look. Saw a white...
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From the Journals…Even More from Hammerstein Guest Farm, Maltahohe, Namibia. March 6, 2002

September 07, 2015 - Matthew, the owner, took us out to the leopard. Her name is Liza, and Matthew has had her since she was 1 month old. She...
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From the Journals… Hluhluwe Umfolozi Game Reserve, South Africa. February 21,1997

July 20, 2015 - Up at 4 am, and at park gate by 4:30, which is when the guard had told us we could get out. No go. We got stuck waiting...
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From the Journals…More From Islas Plazas, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 14, 1993

May 22, 2015 - We had been underway since about 4:00 am, and had reached the bay between Islas Plazas by this time. At 7, we went ashor...
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From the Journals…Ngonyama Game Reserve, Krugersdorp, South Africa. March 15, 2002

April 13, 2015 - The aviary was good. The “largest in Africa” is the size of a football field. Eighty species and 2,000 birds, run by Phi...
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From the Journals…Still More from Mkuzi Game Reserve, South Africa. February 1, 2002

March 30, 2015 - Upon arriving in Mkuzi Game Reserve, we checked out the campsite, and then stopped in at a hide for a look. Saw a white...
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From the Journals…Still More from Hammerstein Guest Farm, Maltahohe, Namibia. March 6, 2002

March 09, 2015 - Matthew, the owner, took us out to the leopard. Her name is Liza, and Matthew has had her since she was 1 month old. She...
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From the Journals…More from Hammerstein Guest Farm, Maltahohe, Namibia. March 6, 2002

March 06, 2015 - We also got pix of the 2 caracals, plus the mountain zebra. Had visits from the suricates. Anderson cooked dried fish...
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From the Journals…More from Mkuzi Game Reserve, South Africa. February 1, 2002

October 27, 2014 - Upon arriving in Mkuzi Game Reserve, we checked out the campsite, and then stopped in at a hide for a look. Saw a white...
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From the Journals…Maasai Mara Game Reserve, Kenya. February 14, 1981

October 20, 2014 - We started out with another game drive this morning. It was quite successful. Roll 10 has shots of lion cubs, a marshall...
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From the Journals…Hammerstein Guest Farm, Maltahohe, Namibia. March 6, 2002

October 06, 2014 - Matthew, the owner, took us out to the leopard. Her name is Liza, and Matthew has had her since she was 1 month old. She...
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From the Journals…More from Namutoni Camp, Etosha NP, Namibia. February 25, 2002

October 03, 2014 - It was a busy afternoon at the office. We went to Chudop water hole, and sat for a couple of hours as the animals parade...
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From the Journals... Pilanesburg National Park, South Africa. March 14, 2002

March 10, 2014 - Up at 5:30 to clear skies. Into the park at 6. Nice light. Out to Manyore Dam for hippo pix with mist rising off the wat...
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White Ibis and reflection. Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Florida.

September 30, 2013 - I spent a few weeks driving around Florida visiting a number of state and national wildlife areas. Merritt Island is a l...
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From the Journals...Amboseli National Park, Kenya. March 20, 1997

September 23, 2013 - A very productive morning, starting with another acacia silhouette at sunrise. Lots of animals and scenery. I think I go...
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From the Journals...Etosha National Park, Namibia. February 24, 2002

June 10, 2013 - Decent weather this morning, but a bit overcast. For variety, I had a camera loaded with Scala B&W slide film. We found...
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From the Journals...Farewell Spit, South Island, New Zealand. January 15, 2000

April 29, 2013 - Up at 6:30. Quick breakfast and strike the tent while still wet. Ready for pick-up at 7:45. Farewell Spit Safaris was ta...
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From the Journals...Isla Española, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 15, 1993

April 19, 2013 - A very productive walk on Isla Española’s Punta Suárez this morning. A wet landing (barely wet) and sea lions on the bea...
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From the Journals...Mkuzi Game Reserve, South Africa. February 1, 2002

March 22, 2013 - Upon arriving in Mkuzi Game Reserve, we checked out the campsite, and then stopped in at a hide for a look. Saw a white...
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From the Journals...Selous Game Reserve, Tanzania. March 5,1997

March 11, 2013 - Lunch and siesta passed quickly and before we knew it, 4:00 came and it was time for our boat trip on the Rufiji River....
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From the Journals...Hlaliatkulu Sanctuary. Natal Drakensberg, South Africa. February 5, 2002

January 07, 2013 - What a view to wake up to--a ridge of steep mountains. We packed up and had a bowl of cereal, and were met at 6:05 by Br...
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From the Journals...Addo Elephant Park, South Africa. February 11, 2002

December 14, 2012 - I was up before 6, and had a quick look around camp. I discovered action at the bird hide, so I came back and got Anders...
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From the Journals...Islas Plazas, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. August 14, 1993

December 10, 2012 - We had been underway since about 4:00 am, and had reached the bay between Islas Plazas by this time. At 7, we went ashor...
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From the Journals...Mana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe. August 1, 1991

October 05, 2012 - Another early morning, after much hippo activity during the night. Coffee and biscuits at 1st light, then off on a game...
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From the Journals...Namutoni Camp, Etosha National Park, Namibia. February 25, 2002

September 14, 2012 - It was a busy afternoon at the office. We went to Chudop water hole, and sat for a couple of hours as the animals parade...
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