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US Embassy Pretoria Competition

18 June 2014 | | Comments: 0

In May 2013, I entered my Charging Leopard photo in a competition held by US Embassy Pretoria (US Mission to South Africa).  From all the entrants, it was placed 2nd by the judges.

Charging Leopard



18 June 2014 | | Comments: 0

In October 2011, I decided to publish my experiences, based on my visit to Addo Elephant National Park, in a Kindle book.

Its available for purchase and download from Amazon  


Wiki Loves Monuments 2013

18 June 2014 | | Comments: 0

During the course of September 2013, Wikimedia South Africa once again held a local project called Wiki Loves Monuments during the month of September which is South Africa's Heritage month.

I was ecstatic to find out that my one submission (Valley of Desolation) won 1st Prize in the Wiki Loves Monuments 2013 South Africa.

I also won the 1st prize for the most uploads during the month of September 2013.

More info on this can be found (...)

How are my photos doing?

18 June 2014 | | Comments: 0

Every now and again,  I enter my photos into various competitions.

Pretoria Botanical Gardens - 2008

1st Prize in its category

Winning photos were published in a (...)

Copyright Images - Article I wrote for MyPE News

18 June 2014 | | Comments: 0

In 2011, I was approached to write an article on the copyright of images.  Firstly, I am no writer and secondly, this topic is very important to me because many people are ignorant when it comes to downloading content off the internet.  

When writing the article, I wrote it in laymens terms so anyone can understand without getting confused.

"The internet has existed for many years and there is a certain degree of ignorance when it comes to downloading anything from the (...)