Iconic African Sunrise – Landscape Photos of Maasai Mara, Kenya

Photo of Lone Tree Sunrise in the Maasai Mara in Kenya - Iconic

Here’s what I can only describe as an iconic african sunrise landscape. Scenes like this are a plenty across the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya and those willing to wake up at the crack of dawn, grab a quick coffee and head out onto the grassy plains of the Maasai Mara can sit and appreciate beautiful iconic vista’s like this. If you have never pencil’d in a trip to the Maasai Mara in Kenya …

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Africa’s Night Skies | AstroPhotography Astro Landscapes

Dear Readers I hope you will join me tonight on Twitter. I am being interviewed by the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art as part of their African Cosmos exhibition. To follow the interview on Twitter make sure to follow @AfricanCosmos and @MitchellKrog. If you have any questions on my astro or lightning photography feel free to tweet them using @AfricanCosmos and #MKastro. Below I’ve selected some of my favourite Astrophotography and Astro Landscape images …

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Ugandan Kob – Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda

Nearing the end of our 21 day African trip, my wife and I spent 2 days in Queen Elizabeth National Park in Uganda . This turned out to be one of the most fantastic parks I’ve ever visited with a lot of different wildlife to the norm in South Africa. For me one of the highlights of this park was the spectacular scenic vista’s throughout the park set against the most stunning and pristine grasslands. …

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African Stormy Sunset – Thunderstorm Lightning Photography

As the sun was setting on the 24th of December 2010, the most incredible scene presented itself to me. I saw storms starting to build from around 5pm but thought they had arrived too early and the chances of catching the storms doing their thing at sunset seemed a bit of a long shot. In the last 10-15 minutes of the sun setting I saw there was a gap on the horizon and the potential …

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A Stormy Sunset with some Christmas Wishes

I’ve fallen a bit behind with blogging and releasing images as I have had a lot of other work tying up my time. Now that the year is closing I am finding a little bit of free time again so here’s a new image I processed this morning which I took a few days ago. I am now into my sixth season of photographing storms and extreme weather and have spent well over 4000 hours …

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