About David Rogers

David Rogers (the founder of Photos and Africa) has been documenting African landscapes and wildlife for the last 30 years as a writer and photographer for numerous travel and environmental magazines and as a photographic guide and teacher. He was born in Cape Town, and still lives there with his wife, Jenni, and two sons Liam and Dane. He has more than 15 books and 100s of magazine stories to his credit.

A flower safari to South Africa’s Namaqualand

 

 

Just returned from a fantastic flower photography workshop with my two friends Kathy and David Richardson.  We travelled 3000 kilometres from Cape Town to Kamieskroon and had the most amazing creative opportunities.
Kamieskroon Hotel and Namaqua National Park

We spent our first nights at the legendary Kamieskroon Hotel. The hotel is something of a mecca for […]

By |September 2nd, 2019|Photo Tips, Photo Travel, Photographic workshops|1 Comment

Goings on at Nsefu Stork colony

Nsefu in South Luangwa is a special place. From February to June it’s stork colony is a breeding ground for thousands of yellow billed storks which hoover up vast quantities of barbel and tilapia fishes found in the fertile lagoons and river.

Not only is the stork colony one of the largest stork in Southern […]

By |August 1st, 2019|Photo Tips, Photo Travel, Photographic workshops|0 Comments

All you need to know about visiting Victoria Falls

The worlds widest waterfall at 1.7km wide and one of the 7 natural wonders of the world.

Time of year: Heaviest flow is April/May when flood comes down. Expect to be completely wet when visting at that time. Rain coats can be hired, but cameras will need cover.

Which side is best: Don’t worry about what […]

By |July 30th, 2019|Family Travel, Photo Travel, Photographic workshops|0 Comments

Exploring Hwange with Machaba

The road to Hwange
Leaving the rushing waters of Victoria Falls behind, my family and I followed a road fringed by twisted boababs and teak forests that glowed red and orange in their autumn foliage and into the dry and isolated heart of Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. For the next week, we would be […]

By |July 29th, 2019|Family Travel, Photo Travel|0 Comments

How to buy the best travel insurance?

“I’ve just broken my arm.”

“I  had an accident, my leg is in plaster.”

“My mother died. I need to be with my family.”

“My employer has insisted that I cannot travel.”

“The airline I was using has gone insolvent.”

“My wife fell off the game viewer and need emergency medical treatment.”

These stories are real. When people should be […]

By |May 28th, 2019|Family Travel, Photo Travel|0 Comments
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