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    New 2017 Photographic safaris added

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • June 2, 2016






    We are pleased to announce new dates for additional guided photographic safaris in 2017, visiting both Kenya & Botswana. If you are looking for a safari that focuses on maximising…

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    No escape from the Savute Marsh lions

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • June 1, 2016






    It was July 2015 and an enormous buffalo herd had taken residence for several days in the core of the Savute Marsh pride territory in Botswana, a pride that totals…

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    Lions finally captured on the night cam!

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 9, 2015






      For many years we have positioned a remote camera in our camps in the wild at night, capturing all manner of African species large and small as they go…

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    Lions abiding by the rules in Botswana

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 9, 2015






    Lions, and for that matter many animals will always choose the easiest passage in order to transit, often using game trails, man made bush tracks, and in the case of…

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    Big cats galore in the Maasai Mara! Review of the 2015 ‘Big Cat safari’ with Jackson Looseya

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • April 12, 2015






    Its hard to sum up a trip in one blog when it was one that filled by an abundance of great photographic moments and one that is better expressed through…

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    Life and death on the plains

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 19, 2013






    In the last few days the weather has changed a little, lovely sunrises but the afternoons marked with cloud and a slightly increased rainfall as well as a rise in…

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    Olkeju Rongai cubs and Notch boys!

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 17, 2013






    Unfortunately I start the latest update of the past 3/4 days while Andy is currently horizontal under our vehicle! This morning we had an issue with our Land Rover whereby…

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    Last few days in Mara Triangle

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 15, 2013






    We are a bit behind of blogging given our days have been spent out in the field most of the day for the last 3/4 days! As we write this…

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    Recce to the border and Serval kittens!!!

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 10, 2013






    On the morning of the 8th we took a drive around the Mugoro pride territory to look for the mugoro females and to hopefully find out which males were holding…

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    Return to the Mara

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 8, 2013






    Returning back to the Mara is always something we look forward to. Although before we embarked on the trip we knew this trip would be marked with some sadness. It…

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    Days 5-6: Xakanaxa, Moremi Game Reserve

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 18, 2013






    It was a relatively short journey from Third Bridge to Xakanaxa. On a few occasions we had the dilemma of which track to take, and as always you question if…

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    Days 2 – 5: Third Bridge Campsite, Moremi Game Reserve

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • July 17, 2013






    A couple of hours later after leaving the South Gate area we arrived at our next destination, Third Bridge campsite. The tracks along the way once again consisting of deep…

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    Another previous sighting we experienced in the Mara is published in the Daily Mail and Huffington Post.

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • May 13, 2013






    Many of you may remember a previous sighting we blogged about in 2012. Check here for the article featured in the Daily Mail online recently. Click below to read the…

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    Images published in the Daily Mail online.

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • February 19, 2013






    Very chuffed today to have had a series of images published in the Daily Mail online! Source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2280976/The-wrath-entire-group-lions-unleashed-lone-male-wanders-close-females-cubs.html

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    Our last days catching up with the Lions in the Mara Triangle

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 24, 2012






    We have now arrived back in Nairobi after a pretty horrendous drive back. Which unfortunately included us being stopped by the police twice and witnessing a horrendous incident in which…

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    New males quite literally bump into the Rekero Pride

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 23, 2012






    Still catching up on the last few days the next instalment comes from our last morning on the ‘Narok side’ on the 21st October and was certainly an action packed…

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    TIme for a catch up…….

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 22, 2012






    It’s been none stop in the last few days and also the need to catch up on some sleep has unfortunately taken priority over blogging late int the night so…

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    Humungous herds!

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 18, 2012






    Anyone that takes the ‘text books’ of African wildlife too literally may not expect me to be blogging about what we saw yesterday in the Mara. Technically the guide books…

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    The bush antics continue and reunited with an old friend……..

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 17, 2012






    Yesterday afternoon was certainly an afternoon that we will always remember, and one that will remain in our minds for some time. The rain started again at around 3pm ,…

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    "I have a problem with my shaft"! ……

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 16, 2012






    Our first blog comes two days into our trip to the Mara and its been quite an eventful one already! We had arranged to travel down to the Mara with…

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    July Images loaded on to the website and it’s back to the Mara soon!

    By Andy & Sarah Skinner

    • October 6, 2012






    Finally we have managed to start loading on some of our favourite images taken during our July 2012 trip to the Masai Mara. CLICK HERE to view or check out www.imagesofwildlife.co.uk and…

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