Cycad leafs as seen during coffee break

Sleep well flower 2

I love food; ‘lekker’ food

The word ‘lekker’ (originates from Dutch) is the word South Africans of different walks of life use for everything they like; Lekker weather, Lekker sun bathing and, of course Lekker Food. Here some food pictures; all shot at local restaurants in my village. Eating Lekker food is a treat, not a challenge 😉 .  

Sleep well flower 1

Tomorrow ‘Haturday’

A local business man in our village had some weeks ago a bright moment. ‘What if all villagers start to wear hats on Saturday?’, he wondered. ‘Wouldn’t that be an extra attraction of the tourists?’.  He launched the idea of ‘Haturday’ on a local Facebook page, warmed a few friends up, and the idea got shape. Last Saturday …

B&W portraits of a few neighbours

Maria & Sidney (2 pictures in B&W)

Cheetah

Last year April during a hike I almost bumped into a couple cheetahs sunbathing in the Eastern Cape. It was hot and they were fairly inactive. I could approach them up to about 2 meters distance and not a centimeter closer. Anyway I got the opportunity to picture one and processed the original RAW file …

Baardskeerdersbos Art Route; the finishing touch

Me and Yvonne participated in the Baardskeerdersbos Art Route 17-18 October. We did well. Unfortunately we hardly had time to look into the work of other artists. Anyway I made a brief selection of pictures and processed these my way.  

Last Night

ISO 400, 1/320 sec, A 22

Folly

The No-front-door house in Stanford, South Africa