Jun. 16 – Drakensberg

Hello again. Well I have just returned from another photography tour run in the beautiful Northern Drakensberg that is Royal Natal Park. This time it was all 5 of my photography volunteers here in St. Lucia, myself, and Emil who was running the workshop. It was a very very windy and cold weekend, with temperatures hovering just above zero; it even snowed while we were heading up the chain ladder! The views were well worth it, with a light dusting of snow on top, with blue skies and rushing waterfalls, amazing sunrises with rainbows and storms. It was another fun weekend full of lots of hiking, even a little over some icy sections going up. Here are some photos of the weekend – enjoy!

new growth on Tugela Gorge walk

Tugela River sunrise 1

Tugela River sunrise 2

Tugela River sunrise 3

Dragonfly

Wasp

Golden Orb spider

Emil at RetiefKlip

approaching weather

photographing Drakensberg

Mountain sunrise 1

Mountain sunrise 2

Mountain sunrise 3

looming snow

Drakensberg winter

Drakensberg winter 2

Tugela River

Drakensberg winter 3

  • Drakensberg winter 4
  • Drakensberg winter 5

    Drakensberg winter 6

    Drakensberg wind

    Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge

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    Responses

    1. Usual great stuff.
      Keep it up.

    2. Ewww Snow!!!!! great shots. Love all those rainbows and of course there is that spider!!

    3. Beautiful pictures- ah to be 20 years younger and in fit form to be able to go to Drakensberg!!

    4. The river pictures are gorgeous … but the sunrise 1 … took my breath away! Absolutely incredible! The grasses in the foreground make it!! Wonderful job, as usual.

    5. Tugela River Sunrise 2 – my favourite in this group

    6. Amazing Pictures especially that picture you shot of the spider, wow!!!


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