On the grass plains in Meru National Park two ostrich’s where fighting. The fight included extremely fast running and occasionally collision and snapping. The ostrich is a powerful animal and as human it is not recommended to approach it.
Meru National Park Kenya
Northern Kenyan wildlife and elephants, Grevy’s Zebra, Elephants, Eland, Bush Pig, Waterbuck, Cheetah, Leopard, Reticulated Giraffe, Hippopotamus, Bohor Reedbuck, Hartebeest, Python, Puff Udder, Cobra, Buffalo. Thorny bush landscape in Northern Kenya, wooded grasslands in the West and open grassland in the north, dense river forests of Doum and Raffia palms
A herd of elephant mothers bathing with their young ones in a mud lake in Meru Park north of Mt Kenya
Portrait of middle aged female lion where the expressive face has a multitude of scars
The sun is setting in the hills around Meru park and beautiful light is striking the nests on the acacia tree.
A Lappet Faced Vulture perched high above us is on the outlook on this beautiful sunny morning
High above our viewpoint a beautiful Gabar Goshawk is sitting on his favorite stick looking for small prey on the ground
Large vulture circling over the tree tops in the updraft from the hot ground
Elephant striking a rather peculiar pose while we are observing.
Eastern yellow billed Hornbill sitting pretty on acacia tree in Meru.
Hanging high in the sky a large group of Marabou storks circling in a updraft looking for the next meal.
When a number of giraffes congregates it gives a image of slanted and tilted lines making for Interesting composition.
The notorious thief of the savanna, keep your food close when these monkeys are around.
Elephant closeup with the rough cracked skin and areas partly covered in dry mud.
Naughty Vervet Monkey keeping an eye on our evening cooking. They are very skilled at stealing just about anything that looks eatable.
Beautiful Reticulated Giraffe in Meru National Park
The moon rising over the savanna in Meru northern Kenya. Sometimes the moon looks very big when hanging near the horizon beaming with warm yellow light.