Hi! I am a full time dentist in South Africa, but photography and conservation are my passion! Every day animals are under pressure due to human population growth and development. Even more African predators.
These kids jumping on trampolines and doing somersaults will brighten your day. Taken at the Alexandra Township Trampoline Club in Johannesburg, these pictures are part of photojournalist Kim Ludbrook's 'Suspended in Space' series for EPA Photos.
Low Lai Chow
When Gertje the baby rhino was found crying inconsolably next to his mother, who had been killed by poachers in South Africa for her horn, animal rescuers from the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre sprang into action to save the little calf...
South African poachers left Shangi, a white rhino, with a bullet wound to her head. Brave rescuers nurse her back to health, and the results are beautiful!
What may look like a bunch of randomly scattered poles from one side is actually an impressive sculpture of Nelson Mandela. It was constructed to recognize the 50th anniversary of his capture by the apartheid police. In 1962 the peace activist...