Monday, 8th February 2016
by Iris Braun
Although severely handicapped by a missing eye, this male seems to do just fine. He looked healthy and in good shape. I wonder if that missing eye is the result of a fight or a birth defect. Seen in Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in South Africa in December 2015.
Equipment: Canon gear
Iris is a Belgian born wildlife photographer based in South Africa.
An accountant by profession, Iris’ photographic career began as an autodidact with a basic DSLR camera, a second hand tele lens and her first trip to the Kalahari. What started as a hobby has over the years grown into a serious occupation. Today, Iris shares her time between Eastern and Southern Africa.