Environmental Africa - The Good and The Bad


posted on 28th of august, 2013



I recently visited Nigeria - a rarely trodden part of the world (with the fear of kidnapping and a desperate shortage of infrastructure amongst only a few of the obstacles laid to bare). Whilst in an extremely remote part of the country - where some independent rain forest conservation effort is taking place in an attempt to salvage what historically was one of the most biodiverse environments on the planet - I came across a small number of monkeys.

These Eyes were opportunistically captured around the Afi mountain of these rain forests and attempt to tell the story of a baby "Mandrill" monkey - which belongs to a small colony of the highly endangered Mandrillus leucophaeus (native to the Cross River southeastern region of this part of the African sub-continent).

One wonders...

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Posted by Tru9ja on September 04, 2013
@ Alvera... At a time dinosaur were around. Imaging them still been around considering the present human population. I think the world will heal itself. There is no cause of alarm.
Posted by Laurasinelle on September 02, 2013
Lovely image! And in the other hand so sad, thanks for sharing
Posted by Alvera on September 01, 2013
We kill the world. Every little useless thing we BUY is a small step to this planet end. It will be in our lifetime.



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First Two Downloads - And On The Same Day!!!


posted on 31st of august, 2013

After a long hard struggle, I came close to giving up stock photography (altogether) before I got my first acceptance - "Slovenian Autumn Greens" (photo top left "from Slovenia") - late last November. However, I soon realised that - even after that major victory - the only way to progress was to put the effort in to begin to grasp the ideological shift stock photography required.

Almost a year after joining Dreamtime, it is hard to describe how over joyed I was to record my first two downloads - and both on the same day (photos bottom left "from Beijing China" and right "first downloaded image from Nigeria Africa")!!!...

I can now confidently say that, with hard work and persistent commitment to a dream, the seemingly impossible...

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Posted by Treb999 on September 08, 2013
Congratulations on the sales, and I hope you have many, many more!
Posted by Edosaodaro on September 08, 2013
Ha ha... Thanks Nelson...
Posted by Tru9ja on September 08, 2013
congratulations, omo 9ja, 9ja no dey carry last.



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