Tag Archives: South Africa

  Amapondo is the striking new series by acclaimed Melbourne-based, South African photographer, Christopher Rimmer. The series comprises twenty large-scale photographs featuring indigenous cattle set against the idyllic backdrop of Port St. Johns Beach on the eastern coastline of South Africa. Central to this series is its title. Amapondo means the people of the Mpondo…

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What do you do when you have a three ton panic stricken elephant charging directly at you? Do you continue shooting or run for your life? I did both. The day began just like any other. Out of camp before dawn and settled into a natural hide near a waterhole with all our camera equipment, just as the first rays of sun began to…

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I’ve been fortunate enough to amass quite a library of books on Africa, and choosing my favourite ten has been no easy feat. The  I books that made this list are all linked to photographic projects I have undertaken in recent years in Southern Africa and in one way or another, each one has provided…

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