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NIGEL IVY VLOGS - WE LEAVE FOR THE MIGHTY ZAMBEZI RIVER || #37

WE LEAVE FOR THE MIGHTY ZAMBEZI RIVER || #37

– Vlog Episode #37 – In this episode of my vlog, we’re travelling from the farm down to Johannesburg to catch our flight to Zambia. We’re going on an…

NIGEL IVY VLOGS - I caught a fish and killed a bird & antelope in a day || #36

I caught a fish and killed a bird & antelope in a day || #36

– Vlog Episode #36 – In this episode of my vlog, we spend the day hunting and fishing. Our challenge is to complete a MacNab, which is where…

NIGEL IVY VLOGS - WE COOKED A GOAT ON A SPIT || #35

WE COOKED A GOAT ON A SPIT || #35

– Vlog Episode #35 – In this episode of my vlog, we spend the day chilling out at the lodge with friends and family. Mark and Andre cook a…

NIGEL IVY VLOGS - The wildest 90th birthday you’ve ever seen! || #34

The wildest 90th birthday you’ve ever seen! || #34

– Vlog Episode #34 – In this episode of my vlog, we head back to Tzaneen for my grandfather’s 90th birthday party. It’s a special day celebrating a…

NIGEL IVY VLOGS - Jaxon Hunter meets his GREAT GRANDPARENTS || #33

Jaxon Hunter meets his GREAT GRANDPARENTS || #33

– Vlog Episode #33 – In this episode of my vlog, we head to Tzaneen where my grandparents live to hang out for the day. We land up…

NIGEL IVY VLOGS - The 400km journey to Ivy Safaris Thaba Lodge || #32

The 400km journey to Ivy Safaris Thaba Lodge || #32

– Vlog Episode #32 – In this episode of my vlog, we’ve arrived in South Africa and we hit the road to travel 400km to Thaba Lodge at…

I took this photo of a sunrise on Smitskraal Farm, a property my family have farmed on for nearly 100 years. It's an amazing place with amazing family history and memories. One of my favourite things about it is the sunrises that occur when the sun peeps over the Kopjies (rocky outcrops) in the distance, as in this photo.

Smitskraal Farm sunrise over the kopjies

I took this photo of a sunrise on Smitskraal Farm, a property my family have farmed on for nearly 100 years. It’s an amazing place with amazing family…

Smitskraal Bushveld Sunset

Smitskraal bushveld sunset

We’ve just come back from an epic trip to South Africa & Zambia. What an adventure it was! We celebrated my Grandfather’s 90th birthday and went on an…

Nigel Ivy Photography - Showing the young guns how it's done

Showing the young guns how it’s done

I took this photo of some mature Blue Wildebeest showing the “young guns” how it’s done. I like the composition and colour and also the life and hope…

Nigel Ivy Photography - Lazy spotted Hyena chilling

Lazy spotted Hyena chilling

I took this photo of a Spotted Hyena a few years ago in the Kruger National Park. We were just driving along and saw this little guy just…

NIGELIVY_20100928_6433 - Nigel Ivy Photography - Beautiful Sjambok Pod tree flowers

Beautiful Sjambok Pod tree flowers

Here’s an up-close photo of Sjambok Pod tree flowers that I took a few years ago in the Kruger National Park. They are beautiful trees when they’re in bloom….

Nigel Ivy Photography - These are some of my favourite birds on the planet

These are some of my favourite birds on the planet

Guinea Fowl are some of my favourite birds on our planet. They can be such characters. The noise they make brings back childhood nostalgic memories. They make great…

Far north Kruger Park scenes on a cloudy day

Far north Kruger Park scenes on a cloudy day

A few years ago, we took a trip to South Africa and therefore had to squeeze in a trip to the Kruger Park  while we were there. Because…

Nigel Ivy Photography - Giant Eagle Owl chilling in the Kruger

Giant Eagle Owl chilling in the Kruger

I took this photo of a Giant Eagle Owl in the Kruger National Park a few years ago. The Kruger is such a fun place to visit. It…

Cheeky Burchell’s Coucal on an overcast day

I took this photo of a Cheeky Burchell’s Coucal in the Kruger National Park a few years ago. It was an overcast day, so was fairly quiet. This Coucal…