Pilanesberg National Park

Behind the Image – Saying Goodbye

We came across this scene at the Malatse Dam in the Pilanesberg Game Reserve during 2010. Park officials confirmed that the elephant cow died of natural causes right on the edge of the water – Maybe she was on her way to try and quench the thirst of eminent death… The lions already started to…

Ruighoek Hippo Nursery

During May 2012 I went on a weekend trip to the Pilanesberg Game Reserve in North West Province, South Africa. I heard about a new born hippo calf at the Ruighoek dam, a dam and bird hide which I did not visit much in the past. I was pleasantly surprised to have found the hippo calf and…


Pilanesberg Game Reserve – Where it all began…

A brand new blog that was ready a couple of months ago and that just required a first post. I knew what I wanted the first blog post to be about, but I just did not get around to write it! I suppose it will be appropriate if the blog’s first post is about the…

  • LauraAugust 17, 2012 - 05:50 - Good luck on the blog! Still love that baby ele photo, great stuff. ReplyCancel

  • Alain Jacquet (Big Chief)August 17, 2012 - 09:24 - Nice going….. Looking forward to seeing more of your photos up here, and hearing how you progress.

  • Photo JohnAugust 18, 2012 - 19:01 - Hi Rudi,
    These are all excellent pics – Good show!!ReplyCancel

  • Color Correction | Space Light DigitalAugust 23, 2012 - 01:49 - Thank you for sharing these photos i am really impressed with your work. Capturing this wild animals and going in the wild is really a fulfilling experience to every photographer. ReplyCancel

  • Rudi van den HeeverSeptember 17, 2012 - 12:18 - Thanks for all the positive feedback everyone… Will try my best to keep things interesting!ReplyCancel

  • AnonymousNovember 8, 2012 - 12:07 - Hey ouboet, jou website lyk nice. Baie interessante Pilanesberg storie. ReplyCancel

  • linruphoto@gmail.comJanuary 9, 2013 - 08:18 - Dankie jongboet!ReplyCancel