Impala lambs are generally born around the same time, in the rainy season when everything is green and grazing is abundant. Rather than staying exclusively with their mother, the lambs stay together in creches overseen by a few females who keep an eye out for their well-being.
A male impala looking up from his grazing. They may be common animals to find on a gamedrive, but yet there is beauty in them too!
An elephant with its trunk in its mouth to squirt some water in it. It’s a personal thing, but I love the dramatic light and editing of this picture. The black background draws so much more attention to the structure of the elephants skin. For me that’s worth the loss of the trees in the background!
A mother zebra and her young, in the early morning light against a black background. What a nice family portrait! (If I may say so myself…)