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AFRICAN WILDLIFE PHOTO SAFARIS

Specialist wildlife safaris - designed by photographers for photographers.

TOP WILDLIFE DESTINATIONS

Join us on a two centre, ten night safari on the Chobe river in northern Botswana and in South Africa’s Zimanga private game reserve. Or concentrate on Zimanga with an eight or eleven night specialist safari. Or focus on the Chobe, with an eight night safari, including four nights on a houseboat and a day trip to Victoria Falls.

10 NIGHTS IN CHOBE & ZIMANGA

  • May 25 – June 4, 2018

8 & 11 NIGHTS IN ZIMANGA

  • June 4 – 12, 2018 (8 nights)
  • September 7 – 18, 2018 (11 nights)

8 NIGHTS IN CHOBE

  • August 13 – 21, 2018

CUSTOM-BUILT PHOTO BOATS

Specialist photo boats on the Chobe River, designed to get you up close and personal with the wildlife. Built-in camera mounts, swivel chairs, shallow draught.

DRAMATIC NOCTURNAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Amazing low level overnight hide for wide angle large mammal photography under the stars. Available on all Zimanga trips.

GUIDED BY PRO PHOTOGRAPHERS

Led by professional wildlife photographers with 20 years experience of Africa, supported by specialist local guides.

EXCELLENT VALUE

From £2,950 plus flights – great value for such specialist safaris.

BEST TIME OF YEAR

Dry season conditions mean maximum wildlife activity and great light.

STATE-OF-THE-ART REFLECTION HIDES

Low level hides (blinds) in Zimanga designed by multi-award winning wildlife photographer Bence Máté, for stunning bird and mammal photography.

SUPERB PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES

Photograph big game and superb bird life on South Africa’s first ‘Big Five’ reserve designed specifically for photographers.

EXCLUSIVE-USE HOUSEBOAT

Spend 4 nights on a four star houseboat on the Chobe river, with exceptional access to wildlife photo opportunities. Available on our new eight night Uniquely Chobe safari.

COMFORTABLE ACCOMMODATION

Four-star lodges, with great food, and the best locations.

We'll get you close - then closer still

Great subjects, great light, great guides - the perfect recipe for great wildlife images
Read our September 2016 trip report

PHOTOGRAPH AFRICA'S MOST CHARISMATIC WILDLIFE

Big game and bountiful bird life.

Whitebacked vulture (Gyps africanus), Zimanga private game reserve, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, September 2016

TAKE YOUR WILDLIFE IMAGES TO THE NEXT LEVEL

Experience adrenaline-fuelled action photography.

SMALL GROUP SIZE

Maximum of six guests on each safari, ensuring you’re always in the best position.

PROFESSIONAL ADVICE

Not one, but two full time professional photographers on hand to give you all the help and advice you want.

COMFORTABLE ACCOMMODATION

Stay where the action is and spend maximum time photographing.

YOUR SAFARI HOSTS

Putting your photography first

Steve Toon, African photo safari leader
Steve Toon
Pro wildlife photographer
Steve and Ann Toon, African photo safari leaders
Award-winning photographers Ann and Steve have 20 years’ experience photographing wildlife in Africa, their work has been widely published around the world, and they have co-authored several books – read more.
Ann Toon, African photo safari leader
Ann Toon
Pro wildlife photographer

LATEST SAFARI NEWS

Check out the latest blogs from our African destinations.

  • Elephants at Zimanga nocturnal hide

Tripping the Night Fantastic

Bumping through the bush, off-road in the dark, on the lookout for lions was just...
May 31, 2017
  • Plains zebra at Zimanga nocturnal hide

African night life – Zimanga style!

We’ve been in the hide barely 20 minutes when the white rhino arrives.  He’s a...
December 1, 2016
  • Nile crocodile

Crocs away! Hungry lions, hunting dogs, angry hippos – September trip report

After an action-packed morning photographing more than 80 vultures swooping in to feed in a...
October 18, 2016

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