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Morkel Erasmus
540,560 followers -
South African Wildlife and Landscape Photographer who is passionate about the natural heritage of the African continent...
South African Wildlife and Landscape Photographer who is passionate about the natural heritage of the African continent...

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My newest photo on +500px
Hope you like it :)

#leopard #500px #wildlifephotography #camouflage #SouthAfrica

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My newest blog post kicks off a series where I delve into what makes for captivating storytelling through wildlife photography.

I hope you find it insightful!

#wildlifephotography   #storytelling   #tips   #advice   #musings   #leopard  

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"Chobe Reflections"

A serene moment along the Chobe river that divides Botswana and Namibia.
Have a lovely weekend, my friends!

www.morkelerasmus.com

#elephants #wildlifephotography #thisisChobe #Botswana #reflection
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"Giraffe Mirror"

Shapes of giraffes on the vast expanse of the Etosha salt pan in +Etosha National Park (Namibia).

For frequent updates on my approach to wildlife photography, as well as tips and trips reports, check out my blog:
http://blog.morkelerasmus.com

#giraffe #NatureMonday #MoodyMonday #wildlifephotography #Etosha #Namibia #Africa
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I am blessed to be able to live in South Africa, with its rich array of biodiversity and wonderful national parks system.

My latest blog post, in the form of a photo essay, explores my country a bit. I hope you find some inspiration to visit soon!

#SouthAfrica   #NationalParks   #biodiversity   #wildlife   #nature   #travel  

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An ode to the Impala

A new photo essay on my blog, showcasing an often-overlooked species when it comes to wildlife photography.

Which photo is your favourite?

#impala   #antelope   #nature   #wildlife   #photography   #photoessay  

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"Indian Ocean Sunrise"

Dawn rises over the Indian Ocean on the south coast of South Africa's Kwazulu-Natal province.

This is a single exposure with the Nikon D800.

www.morkelerasmus.com

#landscapephotography #NatureMonday #moodymonday #seascape #landscape #clouds #sunrise #southAfrica
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Attitude is Everything

A young lion cub with oodles of attitude I photographed some time ago at +Leopard Hills in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa.

Have a wonderful week, friends!

www.morkelerasmus.com

#lion #cub #cute #wildlifephotography #SouthAfrica #attitude #babyanimals
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"Feeding along the Zambezi"

An elephant feeding on a massive albida tree on the edge of the Zambezi river in Mana Pools, Zimbabwe.

Included in my personal best of collection for 2016:
http://bit.ly/Morkel2016

#monochrome #elephant #wildlifephotography #ManaPools #Zambezi #Zimbabwe #animalscape #blackandwhite #fineart #mybestof2016 #bestof2016
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"Smiling Leopard"

This photo was the result of 7 years of searching for leopards in the Kalahari desert. It was also included in my personal favourite selection of 2016 on my blog: http://bit.ly/Morkel2016

#leopard #bigcats #wildlifephotography #WildlifeWednesday #Kalahari #SouthAfrica
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