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Welcome To South Africa!

 
 YOU KNOW YOU NEED TO EXPLORE YOUR REMARKABLE WORLD /
 THE FUN BEGINS HERE!

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WHAT A GREAT YEAR FOR ADVENTURE TRAVEL!

"SAPHOTOSAFARI'S "PHOTO ESSAY OF THE WEEK"
  UP NOW! / JANUARY, 2020 
"ANGOLA/NAMBIA/AFRICA: THE HIMBAS- SHY, ELUSIVE, BEAUTIFUL INDIGENOUS AFRICAN TRIBESPEOPLE -WHO'VE NEVER SEEN A CAMERA BEFORE..."
I'M IN 4x4 FOR TWO HUNDRED KILOMETRES ALONG THE CROCODILE-INFESTED KUNENE RIVER. IT'S SCORCHING HOT. THERE ARE NO ROAD SIGNS, CELL TOWERS, PETROL STOPS - OR OTHER VEHICLES... BUT HIMBA APLENTY. I PRESENT SMALL BAGS OF SWEET ORANGES - AND AM GIFTED THESE REMARKABLE PHOTOS. PLEASE ENJOY THEM WITH THE SENSITIVITY THEY DESERVE. THANK YOU.

 PLEASE ENJOY...

CLICK IMMEDIATELY BELOW TO ENJOY THE STUNNING YOUTUBE SLIDESHOW...3:58 MINS VIDEO
ADVENTURE TRAVEL AT ITS FINEST!...WITH SPECTACULAR PHOTOS.

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>>>CLICK HERE<<<
TO VIEW SAPHOTOSAFARI'S PAGE TWO!
-THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL "PHOTO ESSAY!
DO NOT MISS: ERIC'S ALWAYS PROVOCATIVE 
LETTER FROM ECUADOR / SOUTH AMERICA
(OR WHEREVER ERIC'S TRAVELLING...)
PLUS
- THIRTY (30) STUNNING, WORLD-WIDE "PHOTO ESSAYS"
-ERIC'S PERSONAL PROFILE 
CONTACT ERIC?: SAPHOTOSAFARI@GMAIL.COM
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SAPHOTOSAFARI'S SINGLE PHOTO 'BACK STORY'...
1 SNAPSHOT / UP JANUARY, 2020

 
HOURS AND HOURS OF SCRAMBLING UP VOLCANO BATUR, IN PITCH-BLACK DARKNESS, ACROSS SHARP-EDGED FIELDS OF LOOSE BASALT, WITHOUT A TRAIL WAS BRUTAL. FOOLISHLY, I FAILED TO GIFT THE HINDU GODS AT SUCCESSIVE SHRINES ALONG THE CLIMB. THEY SAVAGED ME..
 
IT SEEMED LIKE A FUN IDEA... SHOOT SUNRISE PHOTOS FROM THE SUMMIT OF A BALI VOLCANO. OMG, I NEARLY DIED GETTING THESE PIX!

READ ON!
CLICK ABOVE, UPPER LEFT...

(CLICK PAGE AT TOP LEFT BELOW PHOTO TO VIEW
ENLARGED PICTURE AND ERIC'S 'BACK STORY' COMMENTARY.

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 NOW IN ITS 10TH YEAR, DON'T MISS ERIC'S ALWAYS PROVOCATIVE...
ERIC'S LETTER FROM ECUADOR   
JANUARY,2020
">>>CLICK HERE<<<" (ABOVE) TO READ FULL LETTER


 ECUADOR: DANCING IS HUGE FUN, WHETHER IT'S TANGO, BALLET, ZUMBA OR TRADITIONAL ANDEAN INDIAN SKIT DANCING...AND IT'S A CHANCE TO TOSS AWAY YOUR INHIBITIONS - FOR FREE! MY CAMERA LOVES IT!

"WHY DO WE DANCE? I LIVE IN ECUADOR AND DANCING LIGHTS UP LIFE HERE - DAY AND NIGHT, ON-THE-STREET OR IN STUNNING THEATRES... WOW!

READ ON...(CLICK ABOVE)

(MUSIC TREAT OF THE WEEK /BRILLIANT LIVE PERFORMANCE!)

"SOMEDAY WE'LL BE TOGETHER" JOSS STONE / LEMAR

CLICK BELOW
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u9HGIkoWSpM








 
>>>CLICK HERE<<< (ABOVE ) TO READ FULL LETTER...





SAPHOTOSAFARI LOVES COLLAGES!
PHOTO COLLAGES FROM AROUND OUR BEAUTIFUL PLANET TELL STORIES...THEY WILL APPEAR HERE WITH NEW ONES (FROM MY ARCHIVE OF HUNDREDS!) ADDED ALL THE TIME... DON'T MISS IT!

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 THE WORLD / SOUTH AMERICA / AFRICA / SCENERY /PEOPLE / EXOTIC LOCALES... WELCOME TO THE BASECAMP FOR
   ADVENTURE TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY - THROUGH THE LENS OF
          PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER, ERIC W. THOMSON

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JANUARY, 2020 / SAPHOTOSAFARI focuses on Ecuador,South Africa - and the world - through the lens of a keen observer, resident documentary photographer, Eric W. Thomson. The world's EXOTIC LOCALES, and its diverse people are chronicled, drawing on 165,000 digital images and 350-plus "photo essays". African national park safaris, Ecuadorian Amazon Expeditions, Botswana's Okavango Delta "mokoro" (canoe) camping trips, Istanbul, Turkey, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Los Angeles, global politics, , world-wide cityscapes, poverty , women as a new cultural force, Lesotho mountain village treks, South Africa,Tibet, Burma, Namibia, Egypt, Zambia, Zanzibar, Indonesia - are photographically "on the menu" at SAPHOTOSAFARI... picture-perfect for INDEPENDENT ADVENTURE TRAVELERS, "ARMCHAIR TRAVELLERS", viewers naturally curious about Africa , South America, Asia and the world or those who imagine exotic travel destinations - and are eager to enjoy South Africa / world-wide travel photos. SOUTH AFRICA NOTE: The website profiles South Africa in a progressive way as it embraces democracy and leaves its Apartheid past behind; a work in progress to be sure, but fascinating to behold and photograph. 

 Don't miss photo insights into SA's remarkable people: "FACES OF SOUTH AFRICA". New photo essays and Eric's opinionated "LETTER FROM ECUADOR" change every few days... Enjoy and thank you! 

                                                  

                                                                                                                                                                                        

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