Aspirations of wildlife photography often go hand in hand with the joy and excitement of animal sightings on safari. “If only I could capture this as a take-home …”, is a sentiment that has visited itself upon most of us on safari. At Jaci’s Lodges in Madikwe Game Reserve, guests now have the option of daily photographic game drives, tailored to the needs of both seasoned and new photographers. Snap up the opportunity to develop the skills needed for wildlife photography, in a beautiful reserve packed with great opportunities for capturing wildlife and wilderness scenes.

Wildlife Photography at Jacis Lodges
The Madikwe Game Reserve is well known for its frequent sightings of wild dog

Photographic Game Drives

Photographic game drives at Jaci’s Lodges are now available every day, and charged as an extra – additional to the twice-daily regular game drives that are included in the tariff. Equipment is available for loan: Canon or Nikon pro level DSLR, a variable focal length lens (up to 400 mm), and a complimentary SD card.

The special photography game drives can be booked during your stay at Jaci’s lodges, or in advance of your stay.

Photographic Safari Workshops

Andrew Aveley runs memorable photographic workshops at Jaci’s Lodges. These accommodate both aspirant photographers and experienced photographers wanting to take their skills to the next level. A custom-built vehicle photographic safari vehicle is used , and pro-equipment is available for use. These workshops would need to be booked in advance.

Accommodation at Jaci’s Lodges is mod and luxurious, and guests can choose to stay at either Jaci’s Safari Lodge or Jaci’s Tree Lodge.

Jaci's Safari Lodge Bedroom
Jaci’s Safari Lodge Bedroom
Jaci's Tree Lodge Bedroom
Jaci’s Tree Lodge Bedroom

Mail us to book, or call 0860 102 907 (local) or +27 21 797-7122 (international).