Packed with adventure, humour and true-story campfire tales, Wilderness Dreaming is an endearingly honest memoir of one photographer’s unforgettable quest for his own lost Africa. Greg du Toit talks about his fascinating life of decades as an African Wildlife Photographer, as well as his incredible once-in-a-lifetime experiences like photographing lions from the middle of a watering hole.
Extract from the book:
Gazing down, I see the Great Rift Valley sprawled across Africa. In its vastness, my waterhole is a mere puddle, with a barely perceptible dot in the middle of it. That dot is me. I am all alone and suffering the close attention of two lionesses, whose flattened ears and twitching tails speak volumes. Is this how...