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I am an avid adventurer, conservationist, teacher, and outdoor photographer whose photography celebrates the African landscape and its rich wildlife, people, and culture. My photographic safaris allow my travelers to not only enhance their understanding of photography, lighting, and wildlife, but to develop a life-long admiration for Africa ‘s beauty and culture.

Banana Republic recently used my photographs as the cornerstone of their Urban Safari campaign, and my images were seen in all 750 stores around the globe, as well as in their billboards, catalogs and annual report. I was also the winner of the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year in the ‘Wild Places’ category in 2008 and a highly commended in the ‘Creative Visions of Nature’ category in 2007.

I launched Gura Gear in 2008, in an attempt to deliver lightweight camera bags to the market. I was looking for a lightweight camera bag to hold all of my photographic gear, and there was nothing desirable on the market that suited my needs. After spending 2 years with many prototypes, the Gura Gear Kiboko bag was born. More products are now available on the Gura Gear web site.

 

 

 

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Saturday
Jan012011

Photo of the Day - Fernandina, Galapagos

 

Marine Iguana, Fernandina, Galapagos Islands
Nikon D300, 70-200mm f/2.8 VR, 1/2000 @ f/4, ISO 500

2011 Galapagos Islands Photography Workshop, June 3-13, 2011 on a private motor yacht. Limited to 18 travelers

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Excellent Shot. Apparently they expel the salt water as their body can't cope with it. As a result the salt water gives them a white crown of encrusted salt.
Nice DOF too!

January 3, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterShane McDonald

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