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James Tyrrell

Photographic Guide/Media Team

James had hardly touched a camera when he came to Londolozi, but his writing skills that complemented his Honours degree in Zoology meant that he was quickly snapped up by the Londolozi blog team. An environment rich in photographers helped him develop the ...

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on The Week in Video #4 (Virtual Game Drive)

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Annie.Lane07
Explorer

Great video, so interesting. Many thanks Londolozi, very much appreciated as always. 👍😍

Victoria Auchincloss
Digital Tracker

never a dull moment in the bush. I always wonder why people come to a safari camp and just want to see lions or leopards. Tthey are certainly wonderful to see but there is so much to see and so fascinating to see the interactions between the predators and the prey, or just to see that family of East hogs running away all the babies running with tails up. Thanks for a fun blog which I am enjoying while a tornado watch is on here. Stay safe everyone. thank you Victoria

Marinda Drake
Master Tracker

Fantastic! Amazing! Love these videos.

Darlene Knott
Digital Tracker

Excellent video! Love seeing the Maxim’s male leopard.

Vin Beni
Guest contributor

Great entertainment and memory revival while we shelter in place!
Thanks James & Peter!

Cyndy Beardsley
Explorer

Thank you so much for the video! Reminds me of my time in Londolozi. Can’t wait to come back

wow!! Thank you…i`ve enjoyed this video so much!

Wendy Hawkins
Senior Digital Ranger

Wow James that was fantastic! I am now going to catch up on the other 3. Thank you for keeping us couch potatoes home safe, I hope you are all well in your paradise. Enjoy, you are the envy of many 🙂

Ana Komljenović
Digital Ranger

Hm those Leopards pictures… so identical. I only notice tiny differences. I’ve still got to deal with them.

Peggy Fox
Explorer

Thank you James. Nothing beats a virtual safari other than the real thing.

Mary Beth Wheeler
Guest contributor

Exciting! I’ve been loving these videos, mainly watching on IGTV. the hippo carcass/hyena episode was remarkable. We once watched dozen of crocs tear into a hippo carcass – the smell was the worst thing I’ve ever smelt! Your video brought it all back!

Suzanne Gibson
Guest contributor

Thank you, thank you, James. This is a real highlight of the week for me and as I don’t look at Instagram etc it all adds to the surprise – feels like being on a real game drive, when you never know what’s going to happen! I loved the interaction between the wild dogs and elephants, and could watch leopards going up or down trees all day long (which leopard was that?) I also loved the glimpse of the sculptures just outside the camp as you returned, that really made me feel like I was back at Founders.

Judith Guffey
Digital Tracker

These videos take me to where my heart rests. Thank you for letting me be at Londolozi from 12 time zones away. Aloha.

Denise Vouri
Guest contributor

This video was fantastic! I feel like I’m in the Landy with you. If I can’t be there, this is the next best thing- the action is intoxicating!!

Makes me happy to see a large pack of Wild Dog… by far my favourite to see in the wild.

Joan Schmiidt
Master Tracker

James, what a wonderful video! I watch them weekly!

Ann Richardson Berg
Senior Digital Ranger

Fantastic video! I loved to see the hyenas and the wild dogs! Thank you for the week in video!

Paul Canales
Senior Digital Ranger

Fascinating and completely mesmerizing. I’m so appreciative that the “chance” involved in the tracking process is captured. It elevates the watching experience to a “you are there feeling” rather than just watching a nature show. It’s more wholistic and integrated rather than dualistic and subject/object oriented. Not to mention how James’s humility is hilarious at times!!

Callum Evans
Guest contributor

These videos are incredible!!

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