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Birchell's Zebra
Photographed drinking the muddy waters of Etosha National Park, Namibia.

Cape Fur Seal's & Young
Dramatic shot three adults surrounded by thousands of seal pups photographed at Cape Cross, Namibia.

BLACK RHINO ETOSHA
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Black Rhinoceros
Facing the hard environments of North Namibia, this Rhino with a stunning set of horns was photographed rising up to a lone Wildebeest before chasing it over Etosha's Pan.

The Stare Off
Female Lioness
Etosha National Park

Desert Gireffe's of Purros, Namibia - Mark A Fernley
Spotted Hyena, Etosha, Namibia - Mark A Fernley
AFRICAN LION

Desert Giraffes 
Isolated herd spotted in the dry
mountains of Namibia.

Ghostly eyes of the Hyena
Spotted Hyena
Etosha National Park

Desert Lioness 
Damaraland
Namibia

Rhino

African Hippopotamus
Large female Hippo photographed in the tall grass in the Okavango River, Botswana. With its large body mass and dark skies, I dramatized the image to express the animals power.    

A Close Survival
Black Rhinoceros
Etosha National Park

Cape Fur Seal, Cape Cross, Namibia - Mark A Fernley
Desert Giraffe's of Purros, Namibia - Mark A Fernley

A Mothers Love
Cape Fur Seal & Pup
Cape Cross, Namibia

Desert Giraffes of Damaraland
Hours over the desert of North West Namibia, this ghostly and secluded group of Giraffe stands silently overlooking the desert Elephants that forage in the dried up sandy rivers.   

Ghost Elephant of Etosha National Park, Namibia - Mark A Fernley
Lioness on the Hunt, Botswana - Mark A Fernley
Hippo of the Okavango Delta, Botswana - Mark A Fernley

White Giant
Ghost Elephant of Etosha
Namibia  

On The Hunt
Desert Female Lioness
Etosha National Park, Namibia  

Eye to Eye
Large male Hippopotamus
Okavango Delta, Botswana

Black Rhino, Etosha, Namibia - Mark A Fernley

Weathered Faces
Desert Black Rhino, Etosha National Park
North Namibia

Before the Hunt
Female Lioness, Etosha National Park
North Namibia

Desert Lion
Cape Fur Seal Pups - Mark A Fernley

Cub 
Desert Lion Cub, Etosha National Park
North Namibia

Cape Fur Seal Pups 
Hundreds of thousands of Seal Pups photographed at Cape Cross
West coast of Namibia

Lone Desert Bull Elephant, Damaraland, Namibia - Mark A Fernley
Hippo of the Okavango Delta, Botswana - Mark A Fernley
Ghost Elephant of Etosha Pan, Namibia - Mark A Fernley

Walking the Sands
Desert Adapted Elephant
Namibia

The Yawn 
African Hippopotamus
Okavango Delta, Botswana

Charging Bull
African Elephant
Etosha Pan, Namibia

On Alert, Black Rhino, Namibia - Mark A Fernley

Startled Rhino
Black Rhinoceros 
Namibia

A Lions Gaze
African Lion Cub
Namibia

Lone Zebra, Etosha Pan
This wonderful individual took my eye as I travelled aside the Pan of Etosha National Park in North Namibia. As this young individual
struggled to walk through the pan, I could not resist but capture the harsh white soil in contrast to its black stripes!

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Emotional Touch
Cape Fur Seal
Cape Cross, Namibia

Mother & Calf
Burchell's Zebra
Etosha, North Namibia

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White Fronted Bee-eater, Zambezi Region, Namibia - Mark A Fernley
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In the Tall Grass
Cape Buffalo
Okavango Delta, Botswana

Motionless 
White-fronted Bee Eater
Zambezi Region, Namibia

Suspicious Thoughts
African Hippopotamus
Okavango Delta, Botswana

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Majestic Kite
Yellow-billed Kite
Etosha National Park, Namibia

Into the Desert!
Black Rhinoceros spotted wondering the open desert of North Namibia. This dramatic shot brings the viewer
clear scaring and weathering that expresses the hardship of the "life of a Rhino!"  

Lone Giraffe outside the Etosha Pan, Namibia - Mark A Fernley
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Lone Giraffe of Etosha Pan 
Angolan Giraffe
Etosha National Park, Namibia

Zebra's of the Namibian Mountains
Burchell's Zebra
Namib Desert, Namibia

Wildebeest, Close and Personal, Botswana - Mark A Fernley

Lone WildeBeest
Detailed Headshot
Chobe, Botswana

Harsh Life of a Lion Pride
African Lioness's and cubs photographed on the edge of Etosha's Pan. This pride was
photographed protecting one another against large numbers of  Spotted Hyena in the area. 

Desert Lion Pride of Namibia - Mark A Fernley
Ghost Elephant of Etosha National Park, Namibia - Mark A Fernley

Desert Lion Pride
Etosha National Park
Namibia

The Ghost Elephant!
Etosha National Park
Namibia

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Gemsbok, Etosha Pan
Etosha National Park
Namibia

Hartebeest, Etosha Pan
Etosha National Park
Namibia

Lone Bull Elephant of Purros, Namibia - Mark A Fernley

Lioness, On the Hunt!
Etosha National Park
Namibia

Lone Bull in dry Sand
Large male African Elephant strolls the dry river of Purros in search for food! 
Damaraland, Namibia

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The Search 
Spotted Hyena
Etosha National Park, Namibia

Heat of the Day
African Lion
Etosha National Park, Namibia

Hippo of the Okavango Delta, Botswana - Mark A Fernley
Desert Horses of Aus, Namibia - Mark A Fernley

The Hitchhiker
Western Cattle Egret & Hippopotamus 
Okavango River, Namibia

Into the Wild!
True Wild Desert Horses
Namib Desert of Aus, Namibia

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The Lone Wildebeest
Capturing this image of a suspended Blue Wildebeest in this empty space felt rather appealing to me. As this individual stood on the edge of the
pan, it brought to my attention the harsh loneliness that North Namibia brings to it's wildlife.   

Hippo's of the Okavango River, Namibia - Mark A Fernley
Hippo of the Okavango Delta, Botswana - Mark A Fernley

Two by Two
African Hippopotamus
Okavango River, Namibia

Immersion!
African Hippopotamus
Okavango Delta, Botswana