Low speed shot – High speed pursuit

Street Photography 3: Approach

Living at the edge of the village has its advantages. Our street borders a stream (“Vlei” in Afrikaans) with an abundance of winged wildlife. Every morning I let the dog out and we are greeted by ducks, seagulls (the ocean is only a few kilometers in bird flight) and other birds I don’t know the …

Street Photography 2: The lonely jogger

Living at the edge of the village has its advantages. Our street borders a stream (“Vlei” in Afrikaans) with an abundance of winged wildlife. Every morning I let the dog out and we are greeted by ducks, seagulls (the ocean is only a few kilometers in bird flight) and other birds I don’t know the …

Street Photography 1: In full flight

Living at the edge of the village has its advantages. Our street borders a stream (“Vlei” in Afrikaans) with an abundance of winged wildlife. Every morning I let the dog out and we are greeted by ducks, seagulls (the ocean is only a few kilometers in bird flight) and other birds I don’t know the …

Off the beaten track

In Wortelgat, near Stanford in South Africa.

THE Garden at Fraai Uitzicht 1798

Today I checked the garden we created 2 years ago at Guesthouse Fraai Uitzicht 1798 (4* rated) in the Klaas Voogds Valley near Robertson in the Western Cape, South Africa. It still looks good despite a little backlog in maintenance (due to ‘awesome busy season’) but at the moment 2 staff members weeding. Soon we …

Reiersvlei

One of the oldest farmhouses around Stanford, South Africa; since several years restored and extended and home of the ‘Bold and Beautiful’… The name Reiersvlei (heron’s stream) is derived from the surroundings where herons and over more than 100 other different bird species have their homes.

Hermanus under siege and the rainbow that did not made it

Two pictures shot this morning from Wortelgat between the lagoon and the ocean West of Stanford.

Touched by the sun

Black & White touched by the late afternoon sun in private game reserve in Stanford, South Africa:

Sun-bather and Shadow-lovers