Kgalagadi Lion Roaring

It was an amazing end to an amazing day that I spent with this lion pride from before sunrise to shortly after sunset… The male of the Rooiputs pride followed the lioness and two cubs from the Kij Kij waterhole to their den in the red dunes of the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa –…

Behind the image – Eye to Eye (with an african buffalo)

  It was December 2013 and at the spur of the moment I decided to make a short trip to the Kruger National Park in South Africa. Believe it or not, but I have not visited the Kruger since 2007 (i.e. long before I started to take my photography seriously). On the agenda and my…


My day with a kalahari cheetah family

It was to be an exciting trip to the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa! It was and still is our favourite South African national park and it had been a full year since our last visit… We decided to spoil ourselves and booked three nights in a cabin in the…

Wildlife Image Processing – Reprocessing Marakele Aardvark

There is a constant debate in all industries over the world  about the correct processes to follow to obtain the optimum result. Photography and image processing is no different – The social media and web are constantly bombarded with opinions and suggestions on the ethics and methods of image processing. One of the biggest debates…

  • Doug BoltAugust 7, 2013 - 17:07 - Excellent "how to" description of your Photoshop workflow. And, thanks for the link to the actions. I use Lum actions, but mine are not as flexible as this one.ReplyCancel

  • Gert OomsAugust 8, 2013 - 20:20 - I love this, super one of the people I actually admire shares his workflow and post processing an a fresh image. Enjoyed reading this post as all the other post on your blog.
    Thanks Rudi.ReplyCancel

    • linruphoto@gmail.comAugust 13, 2013 - 08:41 - Thanks for the reply and compliments Gert! Still learning by the day and enjoying every moment! Photography is all about sharing!ReplyCancel

  • Tammie LeeAugust 20, 2013 - 18:09 - hello,
    so generous of you to share your workflow with us. I have lightroom and will give this a try. your photo is quite wonderful. I saw it on the photo of the day site. ReplyCancel

  • Davin SmithAugust 31, 2013 - 05:47 - hi, very nice wildlife photography. superb work.ReplyCancel

Book Promo – “The Dark Side of the Kalahari” by Hannes Lochner

In the past couple of years since I have discovered the majestical wide open spaces and beauty of the kalahari desert and the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, which defies the boundaries of South Africa and Botswana, we regularly came across South African wildlife photographer Hannes Lochner.I briefly met Hannes during May 2011, when we assisted him…

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  • linruphoto@gmail.comMarch 18, 2013 - 09:27 - Yip, Hannes is a legend Umair! We can only learn from him!

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