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21 Feb 2020

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26 Sep 2017
Winning image of cheetahs hunting wildebeest as captured by Africa's Photographer of the year 2017 Clement Kiragu

Big Cat Behavior – The Take Down

When I started photographing wildlife about 3 years ago, I always thought of cheetahs as very shy cats. They fit the narrative, because I had watched many wildlife films showcasing them hunt. The methodology was the same, they stalked, got as close as possible and then made their lightning 30-second sprint to the unsuspecting prey, and it worked, with cheetahs having a 50% success rate. During my latest trip to Mara, my intention was to observe these cheetahs. But not […]

14 Apr 2016


“Big Cats” is the informal term used to refer to the largest members of the Panthera Genus. I find cats extremely fascinating! I literally sit with them for hours to just watch and study their behavior. If it came down to it and I had to specialize in photographing only one species, this would be it. Survival If you spend enough time with any animal, you begin to understand their struggles and what they do to survive. A lot of people […]

13 Aug 2015
Monster crocodile hunting a wildebeest at the mara river during the annual great migration as captured by photo tour leader Clement Wild

The Kill Sequence

The wilder beast are in their millions, grazing the maasai mara plains. This is the great migration, the 7th wonder of the world. This period though dangerous is very necessary. These herbivorous together with their cousins the zebras, are hunted day and night by the big cats. Effortlessly too, due to their large numbers. But the other equally dangerous aspect is the crossing, the dangerous swim across the Mara river. If you have witnessed the crossing you will agree that […]

07 Aug 2015
Fierce Portrait of a lion with blood on its mouth as captured by photo tour leader ClementWild


The Kings of Mara – The Lion. The second-largest living cat on earth. In the wild males live between 10-16 years. I dedicate this post to these majestic creatures, The Kings of the African Throne. Contrary to assumption, the male lion isn’t the lazy cat it’s made out to be, yawning, lying under the shade on a warm afternoon while the lionesses go out and hunt for him. Lion supremacy ONLY comes by force and through fierce battle, which means […]

08 Apr 2015


Albert Einstein once said – Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. I have been on this pursuit for a while now. In fact many people get shocked when I tell them my first love in photography was Nature, Wildlife photography in specific. There are very few things on earth that give me the calmness I get when am shooting wildlife. If money was no object, this is what I would do for the rest of […]