mara river crossing - 2013
you need to be lucky to see a river crossing and so we were on our first safari to east africa.
following the matriarch - 2015
each afternoon the elephants come to the tarangire river for a drink and a bath.
mysterious leopard - 2013
the beloved leopard warrior with the splitted mouth in lobo area.
sleeping beauty - 2015
the lioness seemed to be sound asleep when soundly she opened her eyes. it was not the piercing lion's stare that seems to uncover your soul's secret.
drinking scenery - 2015
calves have to learn to master their trunk. until that it's: get on your knees to drink.
my home is my castle - 2015
a tree is safety, viewpoint and storage room for a leopard.
cheetah on the plain - 2014
a characteristic picture for the serengeti - lots of wide plains and a cheetah on the lookout - from this point he can see everything.
elephant bull - 2015
gorgeous light and a beautiful pose coming together - this tusker is impressionating.
struggle to death - 2015
the brave lion mother waited patiently in the high grass for the wildebeest to come to have a drink. all alone she dragged it to the ground - delivering a good meal to her three cubs. the cubs didn't hurry to eat, they started fighting first.
giraffes before rainstorm - 2015
dark clouds were coming - the promise of a thunderstorm. the giraffes left in line.
elephant family - 2015
after their afternoon bath the family was leaving for the bush - the matriarch leading the group. the youngsters told us clearly to take our distance.
lord of the flies -2015
being next to a no more fresh kill means lots of flies. even this lion can't stand it.
giraffe double face - 2015
a giraffe longing for sunlight in the heavy rain storm.
bufallo bull and friends - 2015
old and grim buffalo with some oxpeckers - different kind of beauty saloon.
elephant tenderness - 2013
two of the orphans at the david sheldrick wildlife trust showing their bonds.
curious cheetah cub
looking with admiration to its mother, this cheetah cub is ready to learn hunting.
frightend leopard cub - 2015
its jealous sibling on the ground, this cub didn't want to come down.
the birth of a topi - 2013
incredibly lucky we assisted the birth of a topi on the same day as the mara river crossing.
buffalo group - 2015
suspicious buffaloes - there's a smell in the air - might be lions?
lizards on sleeping lion
a tv documentation sight: lizards using a sleeping lion as hunting area.
safe support -2015
your mother is always there to support you.
zebras on golden grass - 2015
next to naabi hill gate a group of zebras watching a hyena hunting a gazelle.
family bonds - 2015
mother and child in affection. the mother was digging for water.
cheetah family in lobo
cheetah with her four cubs waiting for a hunting opportunity.
shy guy - 2014
a family of elephants was crossing the road and blocked our vehicle. this little calf was to shy to look at us.
leopard dreaming - 2015
trapped on his tree by a sleeping lion pride this leopard might be dreaming of freedom.
hippodefending territory - 2015
you should not cross a hippo that is returning to its swimming pool!
resting elephant calf
in the early evening a elephant group was grazing and the little calf felt so tired.
buffalo portrait - 2015
young buffalo looking curiously into ivo's camera.
zebra triple -2015
standing high on a rock, they felt quite superior.
what are those guys whispering about?
leopard elegance - 2015
astonishing how elegant and relaxed a leopard moves or lays on a tree.
elephant line - 2015
the clouds, the trees and the elephants in row - a declaration of love for tarangire np.
lions watching - 2014
in distance a lion is roaring - is it their leader or some intruders?
together on our way - 2015
family ties - they might stay together their whole life.
roaring shadow -2015
the evening has come when the lions start to roar - exciting and frightening at the same time.
together forever - 2015
forging family bonds after playing around and arguing with each other.
great migration at lobo -2015
from the lobo rock the wildebeest migration looks almost like ants moving.
in line - 2015
elephants are moving faster than you think - an important lesson when you want to shoot them on the move.
zebra mother and kid - 2014
there's a lot to be seen when you meet zebras of the migration herd.
leopard camouflage -2015
trapped on the tree, the camouflage works and the cat seems bored.
zebras embracing - 2015
resting their head like this is rear cover - zebra style.
elephant herd amboseli - 2013
one of the best places to see big herds of elephants is the amboseli np in kenya.