This guide is a highly experienced freelance private and photographic safari guide based in Cape Town, South Africa.
Nelis has led both photographic and private family safaris in Southern, Eastern and Central Africa’s most iconic and game rich wildlife destinations. Nelis has an intimate knowledge of the animals, conditions, and requirements to capture breathtaking moments. His ability to transfer his passion and skills to a wide audience of photographers from novice to advanced sets him apart from other guides.
Having lived and worked in many of the countries to which he conducts tours, Nelis has a very good understanding of the various attractions as well as the travel requirements associated with these iconic destinations. Nelis believes in giving back to the communities and the environment in which he plies his trade, and his approach is underpinned by a sustainable and ethical approach to his and his clients’ interactions with community and nature.
Whilst on tour with Nelis, clients interested in photography benefit from post processing workshops between activities and these newfound skills will enable even the most amateur photographer to go home with an enviable portfolio of images.