Behind the Camera

Dust will never interfere with Wium's camerawork. We know their names, we see their hands, we hear their muffled commentary. safariLIVE wouldn’t be the same (or even possible) without the invisible men on the vehicle, the men behind the camera. Going through the countless comments and questions that viewers have, it’s not [...]

By |2018-02-25T15:56:13+00:00February 25th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|1 Comment

The Cat Report: February 16-23

The Sabi Sand (Thamba, his usual photogenic self, Screenshot Credit: zoom-with-a-view, safariLIVE, Djuma) THAMBA February 17 Thamba surprised us yet again this week as we stumbled upon him on Quarantine. This young leopard, although still needing substantial practice hunting large game, seems to be doing exceptionally well given [...]

By |2018-02-24T13:42:11+00:00February 23rd, 2018|cat-report, safariLIVE, viewers|1 Comment

safariLIVE Takes on Japan

Earlier this month safariLIVE trailblazed new territory- new digital territory. We are proud to announce that we are now streaming on Niconico. Since 2007 Niconico has been leading the way in video uploading and sharing in Japan. With Niconico, people can watch their favourite videos and are sure to never miss out on anything [...]

By |2018-02-25T15:50:55+00:00February 21st, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE, viewers|Comments Off on safariLIVE Takes on Japan

A Return to Normalcy: An Intern’s Perspective of the Aftermath of TV

Throughout the TV show I got the sense that there was a collective breath being held. As the week continued on, this breath grew and grew until at last, at the climax of TV’s final episode, it was unleashed. As the credits rolled for the final time, a resounding cheer sounded across Final Control. [...]

By |2018-02-21T11:17:37+00:00February 21st, 2018|Camp Life, safariLIVE|Comments Off on A Return to Normalcy: An Intern’s Perspective of the Aftermath of TV

The Cat Report: Feb 10-16

SABI SANDS THANDI (Thandi lying gracefully in the sunlight, Photo Credit: Ann, safariLIVE, Djuma). Feb 12 Thandi was lying in a thicket. Her cub was her usual playful self, bounding around and attacking Thandi while Thandi stayed flat. After sometime, Thandi rose and crossed back into Djuma, where [...]

By |2018-02-16T12:58:44+00:00February 16th, 2018|cat-report|Comments Off on The Cat Report: Feb 10-16

The Calm Before the Storm: An Intern’s Perspective of the Lead Up to TV

A change comes through the camp in the gradual build up to TV. It is an event here at camp treated with reverence similar to that of war. It is a thing that starts slowly as the date creeps ever closer. Some weeks away from TV, it’s acknowledged, recognised but spoken of in hushed [...]

By |2018-02-24T14:02:35+00:00February 4th, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE|Comments Off on The Calm Before the Storm: An Intern’s Perspective of the Lead Up to TV

World Wetlands Day

It’s World Wetlands Day and for the 21st year people around the world have come together to celebrate and protect these vital ecosystems. This year’s theme is Wetlands for a Sustainable Urban Future for wetlands aren’t just important in the African bush, but all around the world as well. As many would suspect, where [...]

By |2018-02-02T15:31:21+00:00February 2nd, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE|Comments Off on World Wetlands Day

Bushwalk, Nature and Feeling Human

Modern society has a dehumanising effect. Our lives are dictated by alarm clocks, traffic jams, constant multi-tasking and countless distractions. The result being that many feel a penetrating sense of alienation from our surroundings and ourselves. We have seemingly unlimited options and yet we feel as though we are missing something. To alleviate [...]

By |2018-02-01T17:00:44+00:00February 1st, 2018|Featured, safariLIVE|Comments Off on Bushwalk, Nature and Feeling Human