Through a guides eyes

A blog born from my personal, solitary wanders in the wild. These blogs are short, educational, and highlight my attempts at photography as all pics are mine; but mostly they are about the creatures I encounter.


Seeing what you don’t see   Recently updated

A guide always makes a difference Paying for a guide to take you on a hiking trail can seem to be nothing more than an added expense, especially if that trail is freely available to the public in any case. If you have never had a guided experience, you are […]


Crab Spiders and other gorgeous critters   Recently updated

With spring in the air, I have been thoroughly enjoying all the extra bird activity around my home, and especially been enjoying the daily Speckled Mousebird activity (one of my favourite birds). The Fynbos biome here creates a wonderful habitat for insects, and there are always fascinating ones to see. […]