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Nature & Outdoors Photography

Let Mother Nature inspire you to take majestic photographs, whether your preference is birding, landscape or even travel photography.

Wenke vir beter dierefoto’s in die nag

Moenie bang wees vir die donker nie, want professionele fotograaf en safari gids, Villiers Steyn van Vision Photography in die Laeveld het vinnige wenke vir beter dierefoto's in die nag.

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Formatt-Hitech Firecrest ND Filters for Long-Exposure Photos

These filters are made from durable 2mm thick Schott Superwhite glass that is treated with a rare earth metal coating process (it is applied directly to the glass through an electrolyte process). Unlike the tradition resin dye, Firecrest glass filters are hyper-neutral across the visible light and UV spectrums, and also remove more IR contamination than any other filter, allowing you to capture high-quality long exposure photos.

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Wouda Interviews Local Wildlife Photographer Hannes Lochner

Since Hannes Lochener is on the verge of launching his new coffee table book, Planet Okavango, we decided to chat with him and find out more about his life “living" in the African bushveld. This man works extremely hard to do what he enjoys most and it’s remarkable hearing all of the stories he has to tell. His heart lies right here on our continent and as for the future, he wishes to explore all the splendours that Africa has to offer.

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Leica Optics: Binoculars & Spotting Scopes

It takes just one look through a Leica binocular or spotting scope to understand why they are so popular. Eagle eye precision meets comfortable, easy handling and style to match. Indeed, every piece of a Leica optic is precision-placed so that you can rely on Leica for spotting even the most intricate detail at a distance.

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Tips for Shooting a Solar Eclipse

On 21 August 2017, a solar eclipse will be visible over most of the Americas, and although it won't be visible from South Africa, that does not mean that we can't get excited about it! The good news is that there are more eclipses to come, so we help you get ready for the memorable moment.

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