Monday, October 26, 2020

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Photos: Day One of Lockdown in South Africa

Cape Town’s main roads were eerily quiet on Friday morning, the first day of the three-week lockdown ordered by President Cyril Ramaphosa to suppress...
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Humorous Wildlife Photos with Tips for Africaphiles in Lockdown

If you're missing the beauty of Africa amidst Coronavirus and the ban on most travel, these photos will warm your heart and put a...
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Rome’s Main Airport Like A Ghost Town as Italy Engages in...

Fiumicino International Airport in Rome, Italy - known as 'Leonardo da Vinci' Airport - is usually one of the busiest airports in Europe with...
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Photos of Incredible Dust Storm Sweeping Through Drought-Stricken Northern Cape

Northern Cape photographer Henriette Folscher Brandvlei captured this sequence of photos of the apocalyptic scene as a massive sand storm swept through the drought-stricken...
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Check Out Cape Town’s Breathtaking Beachfront from the Air

Not quite sure where the time has gone, but somehow my logbook told me it had been a month since my last flight... writes...
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Snakes Alive! Boomslang Wanders onto Beach in South Africa in Rare...

An exhausted Boomslang was rescued from the beach in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, on Saturday... by one of SA's top snake experts Nick Evans who...
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PHOTOS Capture Heart and Soul of Alexandra Township

"A visual essay and tribute to the good, friendly and welcoming people of Alex... where life is still so hard, but goes on," is...
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Baboon Captures and Grooms Lion Cub in Heartbreaking Kruger Photos

On Saturday morning I entered Kruger very early and had a breakfast appointment at Skukuza planned... writes Kurt Schultz.  Having worked in Kruger and...
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PHOTOS: Gale Force Winds Cause Massive Waves at Kalk Bay Harbour

The Cape Doctor - aka howling gale force winds in Cape Town! - was in town this weekend, creating massive waves at Kalk Bay...
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GroundUp’s Best South African Photos of the Year

As 2019 comes to an end GroundUp reflects on another tumultuous year. South Africans came out in their numbers to protests against gender based...