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Ximungwe 5:3 Female

Ximungwe 5:3 Female

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Matt Rochford

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Growing up in the small coastal town of Mtunzini afforded Matt a childhood of endless adventures and the freedom to explore the rich diversity of animal and plant life in the area. He thus developed his passion for wildlife at a young age. ...

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on Why You Need Binoculars on Safari?

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Francesca Doria
Master Tracker

The moon in the Ximungwe female would be a top picture… they are all superb, describing life variety and colours

Christa Blessing
Master Tracker

Yes, indeed a pair of binoculars is something one should never forget to pack or take on the car. Luckily, nice Londolozi provides you with such a pair!

Valmai Vorster
Master Tracker

Hi Matt, I agree wholeheartedly with you about the binoculars. It gives you so much more detail and the colours are also so much better. Many a time you don’t even see a leopard in a tree, but if you quickly scan with the binoculars, you will see them lying in a tree unnoticed by people riding past. I even use my binoculars to look for the owls here in my yard or to look further away in the trees. It definitely is a huge asset to have on safari.

Vin Beni
Guest contributor

Getting high-powered binoculars was one of the best investments we’ve made for our safaris!

Jane Retief Thomson
Digital Ranger

Such a lovely blog Matt, and so true – thank you

Denise Vouri
Guest contributor

What a beautifully written blog Matt. You are correct about the value of carrying binoculars whilst out in nature, and although I have a great pair, I find that I can’t justify the weight when traveling to Africa, due to camera and lens weight. Maybe next time I’ll leave my extra pair of shoes at home….😎. That could work!!

Denise Vouri
Guest contributor

That Ximungwe female photo is stunning! I forgot to mention that. It’s all in the details.

Lisa Antell
Digital Tracker

I cannot even imagine going on safari without bin0s! You would miss SO much interesting detail! Plus it is fun to spot things that others in your party cannot see!

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