Monthly Archives: June 2011

Dead Vlei

Evidently the red dunes of the Namib desert are one of the favourite sights from the space station. Thanks to Google you can instantly see why. View Larger Map Dead Vlei means Dead Valley. It’s a popular destination in the … Continue reading

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Traces of Life

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Circles in the Desert

The Sunflower was photographed South West of Vryburg in the North West Province of South Africa, the rest of the images are from the Kalahari and Namibia.

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Sossusvlei Dunes – Namibia

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Flood & Drought

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Makalani Seed Artist

In Namibia, in the middle of the desert, on the steps of the post office in a small town called Aus, I found a charming guy making tourist curios. We chatted about marriage (his wife had left him) his battle … Continue reading

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More – Sociable Weavers

More pictures of the tiny miracle workers that captured my heart in Namibia and Northern Kalahari. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sociable_Weaver

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Sociable Weavers

These amazing small birds are responsible for some of the largest structures in the avian world. It’s like science fiction – high density living in the sky complete with organic architecture and renewable materials. These amazing nests are built one … Continue reading

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Namibia – Wild Horses near Aus.

Visiting Namibia was a lifelong dream – ever since I learned about the legendary Diamond Areas, the Skeleton Coast and the Namib Desert as a kid at elementary school in Johannesburg. I am very glad to have made this trip … Continue reading

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