2018-06 Chobe River, Chobe National Park

  • Airplane Photo, Chobe Floodplain
    Airplane Photo, Chobe Floodplain
    Mackair Cessna 208B Caravan, Kasane, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#5217
    Larry Jackson
  • Airplane Photo, Chobe Floodplain
    Airplane Photo, Chobe Floodplain
    closer to the airport.
    Mackair Cessna 208B Caravan, Kasane, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#5303
    Larry Jackson
  • Panorama, Suite 326 327
    Panorama, Suite 326 327
    because we stayed 6 nights, we were upgraded to a very nice suite.
    Mowana Safari Resort, Kasane, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#1853
    Larry Jackson
  • Panorama, Suite 326 327
    Panorama, Suite 326 327
    Mowana Safari Resort, Kasane, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#1931
    Larry Jackson
  • Suite 326 327
    Suite 326 327
    Mowana Safari Resort, Kasane, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#3527
    Larry Jackson
  • White-faced Ducks
    White-faced Ducks
    Dendrocygna viduata - also called White-faced Whistling Ducks due to their whistling call.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#0062
    Larry Jackson
  • Long-toed Lapwings
    Long-toed Lapwings
    Vanellus crassirostris
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#0067
    Larry Jackson
  • Trees
    Trees
    familiar trees that we have seen on three previous trips.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#9533
    Larry Jackson
  • Pied Kingfisher, female
    Pied Kingfisher, female
    Ceryle rudis
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#0094
    Larry Jackson
  • Water Monitor
    Water Monitor
    Varanus niloticus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#9534
    Larry Jackson
  • Water Monitor
    Water Monitor
    Varanus niloticus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#0099
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile
    Nile Crocodile
    Crocodylus niloticus - younger crocodile about 5 feet long.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#9538
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile
    Nile Crocodile
    Crocodylus niloticus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#0103
    Larry Jackson
  • White-crowned Lapwing
    White-crowned Lapwing
    Vanellus albiceps
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#0120
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#9543
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana - juveniles with a bit of reflection.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#0126
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana - water ripple reflection.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#0130
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephant
    African Elephant
    Loxodonta africana - coming out from feeding in the marsh.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#9545
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana - playful look.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#0148
    Larry Jackson
  • Late Afternoon
    Late Afternoon
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#9555
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    silhouettes in the setting sunlight.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 25, 2018
    2018-06-25#9568
    Larry Jackson
  • White-faced Ducks
    White-faced Ducks
    Dendrocygna viduata
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0160
    Larry Jackson
  • White-faced Ducks
    White-faced Ducks
    Dendrocygna viduata
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0169
    Larry Jackson
  • Yellow-billed Stork
    Yellow-billed Stork
    Mycteria ibis
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0178
    Larry Jackson
  • African Skimmers
    African Skimmers
    Rhynchops flavirostris - I really enjoy watching these birds fly and feed.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0211
    Larry Jackson
  • African Skimmers
    African Skimmers
    Rhynchops flavirostris
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0221
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius - I always look for a better yawn to photograph.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0230
    Larry Jackson
  • Kittlitz's Plover
    Kittlitz's Plover
    Charadrius pecuarius
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0237
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius - aggressive activity.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0244
    Larry Jackson
  • Spur-winged Geese
    Spur-winged Geese
    Plectropterus gambensis
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0259
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius - hairy nose.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0265
    Larry Jackson
  • African Fish-eagle
    African Fish-eagle
    Haliaeetus vocifer - launching from a favorite perch.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#9579
    Larry Jackson
  • African Fish-eagle
    African Fish-eagle
    Haliaeetus vocifer
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#9584
    Larry Jackson
  • African Fish-eagle
    African Fish-eagle
    Haliaeetus vocifer
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#9585
    Larry Jackson
  • African Pygmy-geese
    African Pygmy-geese
    Nettopus auritus - likely a pair and large juvenile.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0333
    Larry Jackson
  • Lesser Moorhen
    Lesser Moorhen
    Gallinula angulata
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0367
    Larry Jackson
  • African Jacana, juvenile
    African Jacana, juvenile
    Actophilornis africanus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0371
    Larry Jackson
  • Egyptian White Water-lily
    Egyptian White Water-lily
    Nymphaea lotus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0396
    Larry Jackson
  • Zambezi Queen
    Zambezi Queen
    A very large riverboat.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#9600
    Larry Jackson
  • Giant Kingfisher, male
    Giant Kingfisher, male
    Megaceryle maximus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0405
    Larry Jackson
  • Brown-hooded Kingfisher, male
    Brown-hooded Kingfisher, male
    Halcyon albiventris
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0431
    Larry Jackson
  • Greater Kudus
    Greater Kudus
    Tragelaphus strepsiceros
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0439
    Larry Jackson
  • Greater Kudu, male
    Greater Kudu, male
    Tragelaphus strepsiceros
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0448
    Larry Jackson
  • African Darter
    African Darter
    Anhinga rufa
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0460
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#9612
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana - juvenile nursing.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0475
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephant Eyelashes
    African Elephant Eyelashes
    Loxodonta africana
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0482
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephant
    African Elephant
    Loxodonta africana - drinking.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#9632
    Larry Jackson
  • Spur-winged Goose
    Spur-winged Goose
    Plectropterus gambensis
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#0499
    Larry Jackson
  • Zambezi Princess, Sunset
    Zambezi Princess, Sunset
    We stayed in the top room of this riverboat in 2016.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#9662
    Larry Jackson
  • Sunset
    Sunset
    Tour boats must be off the river 30 minutes after sunset.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 26, 2018
    2018-06-26#9670
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0506
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius - resting in the mud.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0510
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius - muddy yawn.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0511
    Larry Jackson
  • White-faced Ducks
    White-faced Ducks
    Dendrocygna viduata - with nice reflection.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0521
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius - quite a bit of scarring.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0525
    Larry Jackson
  • Squacco Heron
    Squacco Heron
    Ardeola ralloides
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0531
    Larry Jackson
  • Squacco Heron
    Squacco Heron
    Ardeola ralloides
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0545
    Larry Jackson
  • African Jacana
    African Jacana
    Actophilornis africanus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0553
    Larry Jackson
  • Lesser Jacana
    Lesser Jacana
    Microparra capensis - initially thought to be a juvenile African Jacana, but is the rare Lesser Jacana.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0556
    Larry Jackson
  • Green-backed Heron, juvenile
    Green-backed Heron, juvenile
    Butorides striata
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0589
    Larry Jackson
  • Great Egret, breeding
    Great Egret, breeding
    Egretta alba - poor background, but nice view of the breeding plumage.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0591
    Larry Jackson
  • Great Egret
    Great Egret
    Egretta alba
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0600
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0633
    Larry Jackson
  • Unknown Aquatic Plant
    Unknown Aquatic Plant
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0637
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0638
    Larry Jackson
  • Southern Carmine Bee-eater
    Southern Carmine Bee-eater
    Merops nubicoides - an unexpected, but appreciated sighting.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0688
    Larry Jackson
  • Southern Carmine Bee-eater
    Southern Carmine Bee-eater
    Merops nubicoides
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0695
    Larry Jackson
  • Southern Carmine Bee-eater
    Southern Carmine Bee-eater
    Merops nubicoides - eating a bee.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0711
    Larry Jackson
  • Southern Carmine Bee-eater
    Southern Carmine Bee-eater
    Merops nubicoides
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0730
    Larry Jackson
  • Common Warthog, juveniles
    Common Warthog, juveniles
    Phacochoerus africanus - in the grass outside our room.
    Mowana Safari Resort, Kasane, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#9679
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile
    Nile Crocodile
    Crocodylus niloticus - the open mouth aids in cooling.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0750
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile
    Nile Crocodile
    Crocodylus niloticus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0767
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile
    Nile Crocodile
    Crocodylus niloticus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#9682
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile
    Nile Crocodile
    Crocodylus niloticus - smaller crocodile on a log.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0778
    Larry Jackson
  • African Fish-eagle & Blacksmith Plovers
    African Fish-eagle & Blacksmith Plovers
    Vanellus armatus & Haliaeetus vocifer - the plovers might have a nest nearby.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0788
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0790
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana - very small juvenile.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0795
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#9683
    Larry Jackson
  • Common Warthogs
    Common Warthogs
    Phacochoerus africanus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0797
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius - moving a lot of water going in.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0835
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius - very heavily scarred.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0846
    Larry Jackson
  • Killer
    Killer
    Our Pangolin guide on the river and in the park.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#9688
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile
    Nile Crocodile
    Crocodylus niloticus - a very large crocodile.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0868
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile
    Nile Crocodile
    Crocodylus niloticus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#9691
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile
    Nile Crocodile
    Crocodylus niloticus - massive jaws.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0895
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile Eye
    Nile Crocodile Eye
    Crocodylus niloticus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#0901
    Larry Jackson
  • Chobe Savanna Lodge
    Chobe Savanna Lodge
    Located well out in the marsh on the bank of the Chobe.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#9694
    Larry Jackson
  • Sunset
    Sunset
    Cape Buffalo in silhouette.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#9697
    Larry Jackson
  • Sunset
    Sunset
    Closer composition with the Cape Buffalo in silhouette.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#9701
    Larry Jackson
  • Moon
    Moon
    Full Moon rising.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 27, 2018
    2018-06-27#9719
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo - ISO 12,800 early morning at a Giraffe kill.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#0922
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo - females, big and small juveniles.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#0925
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#0930
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo - young males.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#0953
    Larry Jackson
  • Cape Buffalo
    Cape Buffalo
    Syncerus caffer caffer - always wary of crocodiles when they cross water.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#9730
    Larry Jackson
  • Cape Buffalo
    Cape Buffalo
    Syncerus caffer caffer - dripping water from the crossing.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#9739
    Larry Jackson
  • Red-billed Oxpecker
    Red-billed Oxpecker
    Buphagus erythrorhynchus
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#0982
    Larry Jackson
  • Blue Waxbills
    Blue Waxbills
    Uraeginthus angolensis
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#0989
    Larry Jackson
  • Puku, male
    Puku, male
    Kobus vardonii
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#9746
    Larry Jackson
  • Chacma Baboon, male
    Chacma Baboon, male
    Papio ursinus - big male resting in shade by the road.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#1016
    Larry Jackson
  • Panorama, Suite 326 327
    Panorama, Suite 326 327
    Our suite had three porches.
    Mowana Safari Resort, Kasane, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#2425
    Larry Jackson
  • Panorama View, Suite 326 327
    Panorama View, Suite 326 327
    View from the patio.
    Mowana Safari Resort, Kasane, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#2628
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana - juveniles playing.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#1052
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#1055
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#1072
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#1078
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#1095
    Larry Jackson
  • Chacma Baboon
    Chacma Baboon
    Papio ursinus
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#1098
    Larry Jackson
  • Red-billed Francolins
    Red-billed Francolins
    Pternistis adspersus - parent & two juveniles.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#1107
    Larry Jackson
  • Kori Bustard
    Kori Bustard
    Ardeotis kori
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#1119
    Larry Jackson
  • Sunset & African Elephants
    Sunset & African Elephants
    Silhouettes.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#9760
    Larry Jackson
  • Sunset & African Elephant
    Sunset & African Elephant
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 28, 2018
    2018-06-28#9770
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, female
    African Lion, female
    Panthera leo - ISO 11,400 early morning at the Giraffe kill.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1126
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion cubs
    African Lion cubs
    Panthera leo
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1140
    Larry Jackson
  • Water Monitor
    Water Monitor
    Varanus niloticus - colorful tongue.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1168
    Larry Jackson
  • Black-winged Stilt
    Black-winged Stilt
    Himantopus himantopus
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1173
    Larry Jackson
  • Plains Zebra
    Plains Zebra
    Equus quagga
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-28#9776
    Larry Jackson
  • Plains Zebra
    Plains Zebra
    Equus quagga
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-28#9779
    Larry Jackson
  • Yellow-bellied Greenbul
    Yellow-bellied Greenbul
    Chlorocichla flaviventris - boldly going for our breakfast crumbs.
    Serondela Picnic Site, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1178
    Larry Jackson
  • Slender Mongoose
    Slender Mongoose
    Galerella sanguinea
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1208
    Larry Jackson
  • View
    View
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#9781
    Larry Jackson
  • Cape Buffalo
    Cape Buffalo
    Syncerus caffer caffer - odd horned female that stays with males.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#9787
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile
    Nile Crocodile
    Crocodylus niloticus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1237
    Larry Jackson
  • Water Monitor
    Water Monitor
    Varanus niloticus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1264
    Larry Jackson
  • African Spoonbill
    African Spoonbill
    Platalea alba - bathing.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1285
    Larry Jackson
  • African Spoonbill
    African Spoonbill
    Platalea alba
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1289
    Larry Jackson
  • African Spoonbill
    African Spoonbill
    Platalea alba
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1303
    Larry Jackson
  • African Spoonbill
    African Spoonbill
    Platalea alba
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1314
    Larry Jackson
  • White-faced Ducks
    White-faced Ducks
    Dendrocygna viduata
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1342
    Larry Jackson
  • Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus
    Hippopotamus amphibius - charging our boat.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1365
    Larry Jackson
  • African Fish-eagle
    African Fish-eagle
    Haliaeetus vocifer
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1404
    Larry Jackson
  • Chacma Baboon, juvenile
    Chacma Baboon, juvenile
    Papio ursinus
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#1421
    Larry Jackson
  • Sunset & African Elephants
    Sunset & African Elephants
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 29, 2018
    2018-06-29#9793
    Larry Jackson
  • Spotted Hyaenas, Sunrise
    Spotted Hyaenas, Sunrise
    Crocuta crocuta - ISO 3,200.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1465
    Larry Jackson
  • Spotted Hyaena, Sunrise
    Spotted Hyaena, Sunrise
    Crocuta crocuta - ISO 3,600.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1481
    Larry Jackson
  • Spotted Hyaena, Sunrise
    Spotted Hyaena, Sunrise
    Crocuta crocuta - ISO 2,800.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1484
    Larry Jackson
  • Spotted Hyaena, Sunrise
    Spotted Hyaena, Sunrise
    Crocuta crocuta - ISO 2,500.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1489
    Larry Jackson
  • Spotted Hyaenas, Sunrise
    Spotted Hyaenas, Sunrise
    Crocuta crocuta - ISO 3,600.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1496
    Larry Jackson
  • Crested Francolins
    Crested Francolins
    Peliperdix sephaena
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1508
    Larry Jackson
  • Crested Francolins
    Crested Francolins
    Peliperdix sephaena
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1522
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, male
    African Lion, male
    Panthera leo - ISO 3,600.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1545
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo - male staying close to a receptive female.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#9803
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo - difficult sun angle.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#9810
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, female & cubs
    African Lion, female & cubs
    Panthera leo - backlit.
    2018-06-30#1556
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1568
    Larry Jackson
  • White-headed Vulture
    White-headed Vulture
    Trigonoceps occipitalis - better looking vulture.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1583
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo - ISO 3,200 back at the Giraffe kill for a sixth day.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1590
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, male
    African Lion, male
    Panthera leo - ISO 4,500 marking territory.
    2018-06-30#1604
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, male
    African Lion, male
    Panthera leo - ISO 1,800 backlit.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1614
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo - ISO 2,500.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1627
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo - ISO 3,200 bit of aggression.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1632
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo - ISO 2,000 establishing dominance.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1639
    Larry Jackson
  • White-headed, White-backed & Hooded Vultures
    White-headed, White-backed & Hooded Vultures
    waiting for the lions to leave the Giraffe carcass.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1658
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, male
    African Lion, male
    Panthera leo
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1663
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, male
    African Lion, male
    Panthera leo - young male.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1668
    Larry Jackson
  • Unknown Bird
    Unknown Bird
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1677
    Larry Jackson
  • White-backed Vultures
    White-backed Vultures
    Gyps africanus
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1682
    Larry Jackson
  • Chacma Baboons
    Chacma Baboons
    Papio ursinus
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1687
    Larry Jackson
  • Swamp Boubou
    Swamp Boubou
    Laniarius bicolor
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1705
    Larry Jackson
  • Dark-capped Bulbul
    Dark-capped Bulbul
    Pycnonotus tricolor
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1713
    Larry Jackson
  • African Wild Dogs
    African Wild Dogs
    Lycaon pictus
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1727
    Larry Jackson
  • African Wild Dogs
    African Wild Dogs
    Lycaon pictus
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1754
    Larry Jackson
  • African Wild Dogs
    African Wild Dogs
    Lycaon pictus
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1771
    Larry Jackson
  • Baobab
    Baobab
    Adansonia digitata
    Mowana Safari Resort, Kasane, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#9820
    Larry Jackson
  • Nile Crocodile
    Nile Crocodile
    Crocodylus niloticus - smaller crocodile.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1805
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephant & Cape Buffalo
    African Elephant & Cape Buffalo
    Loxodonta africana & Syncerus caffer caffer - the elephant took issue with the proximity of the buffalo.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1836
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephant
    African Elephant
    Loxodonta africana - grazing on marsh vegetation.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1849
    Larry Jackson
  • Cape Buffalo
    Cape Buffalo
    Syncerus caffer caffer
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1866
    Larry Jackson
  • Cape Buffalo
    Cape Buffalo
    Syncerus caffer caffer
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1879
    Larry Jackson
  • Swamp Lily
    Swamp Lily
    I still cannot find the scientific name of this plant.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1884
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana - young elephants in mud bath.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#9829
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephant, juvenile
    African Elephant, juvenile
    Loxodonta africana
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#9832
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephant
    African Elephant
    Loxodonta africana - young elephant enjoying the mud.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#9837
    Larry Jackson
  • Egyptian Geese
    Egyptian Geese
    Alopochen aegyptiaca - reflection.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1889
    Larry Jackson
  • Helmeted Guineafowl
    Helmeted Guineafowl
    Numida meleagris
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1898
    Larry Jackson
  • Yellow-billed Storks
    Yellow-billed Storks
    Mycteria ibis
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#9839
    Larry Jackson
  • Yellow-billed Storks
    Yellow-billed Storks
    Mycteria ibis - nice pink on the back.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1907
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephant Eye
    African Elephant Eye
    Loxodonta africana - really close to our boat.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1910
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1919
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana - family group going into the marsh to feed.
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#9845
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephant
    African Elephant
    Loxodonta africana
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1936
    Larry Jackson
  • African Elephants
    African Elephants
    Loxodonta africana
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#1942
    Larry Jackson
  • Sunset & African Elephant
    Sunset & African Elephant
    Loxodonta africana
    Chobe River, Chobe National Park, Botswana, June 30, 2018
    2018-06-30#9858
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lions
    African Lions
    Panthera leo - ISO 4,500 softened to remove grain.
    2018-07-01#1948
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, female & cubs
    African Lion, female & cubs
    Panthera leo - ISO 1,800 headed to the river.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#1987
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, females
    African Lion, females
    Panthera leo
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#1999
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, females & cubs
    African Lion, females & cubs
    Panthera leo - ISO 1,000.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#2004
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, females & cubs
    African Lion, females & cubs
    Panthera leo - ISO 1,100.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#2006
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, females & cubs
    African Lion, females & cubs
    Panthera leo
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#2012
    Larry Jackson
  • African Lion, females & cubs
    African Lion, females & cubs
    Panthera leo - ISO 1,100.
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#2017
    Larry Jackson
  • Black-backed Jackal
    Black-backed Jackal
    Canis mesomelas
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#2022
    Larry Jackson
  • Red-billed Francolin
    Red-billed Francolin
    Pternistis adspersus
    Serondela Picnic Site, Chobe National Park, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#2031
    Larry Jackson
  • Red-billed Francolins, mating
    Red-billed Francolins, mating
    Pternistis adspersus
    Serondela Picnic Site, Chobe National Park, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#2049
    Larry Jackson
  • South African Giraffe
    South African Giraffe
    Giraffa camelopardalis giraffa
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#9877
    Larry Jackson
  • South African Giraffe
    South African Giraffe
    Giraffa camelopardalis giraffa
    Game Drive, Chobe National Park, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#9878
    Larry Jackson
  • Airlink AVRO RJ85
    Airlink AVRO RJ85
    Our flight back to Johannesburg.
    Kasane International Airport, Botswana, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#4413
    Larry Jackson
  • Airplane Photo, Airlink AVRO RJ85
    Airplane Photo, Airlink AVRO RJ85
    Salt works, best guess.
    Kasane, Botswana to Johannesburg, South Africa, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#4148
    Larry Jackson
  • Airplane Photo, Airlink AVRO RJ85
    Airplane Photo, Airlink AVRO RJ85
    Big, sprawling city.
    Johannesburg, South Africa, July 1, 2018
    2018-07-01#3618
    Larry Jackson
  • Sherry
    Sherry
    Room 515, Intercontinental Hotel, Johannesburg, South Africa, July 2, 2018
    2018-07-02#5642
    Larry Jackson
  • Masks
    Masks
    Quills Restaurant, Intercontinental Hotel, Johannesburg, South Africa, July 2, 2018
    2018-07-02#5643
    Larry Jackson
  • Porcupine Quills
    Porcupine Quills
    Quills Restaurant, Intercontinental Hotel, Johannesburg, South Africa, July 2, 2018
    2018-07-02#5946
    Larry Jackson
  • Quills Restaurant
    Quills Restaurant
    Intercontinental Hotel, Johannesburg, South Africa, July 2, 2018
    2018-07-02#0157
    Larry Jackson