Please note that our Camera Equipment will be unavailable for guests from 2 – 13 December 2016 due to their annual service.
Whether you’re an aspiring amateur snapper with a passion for wildlife or a professional papparazzo with lots of glass looking for that perfect photographic moment, the Jaci’s Lodges photographic safari options guarantee an encounter with some of the most sought-after wildlife subjects.
The newly opened “Terrapin Hide” provides incredible water level photographic opportunities, combined with our daily Photographic Drives with a photographic host, use of professional level DSLR cameras and telephoto lenses, complimented with custom built Gimpro game viewer arms & single/double pano heads you can be assured of access to state of the art specialized equipment and expert tuition to compliment your wildlife photography skills.
The Jaci’s specialised Photographic safari experience allows for total flexibility, whether you are looking for a set departure photographic safari, an expert led group photographic experience/safari or if you prefer to do things yourself on our daily guided Photographic Drives, the choice is yours to make – depending on your personal requirements.
Access to the Terrapin Hide is 24 hours per day, through an underground/water tunnel (do the “Terrapin Shuffle”), complete with red led interior lights, spotlights & radio to order that all important morning coffee or well earned G & T!
So whether you choose join a Photographic Safari or to skip game drive & spend time in the Terrapin Hide – the choice is yours to make.
You can stay up late to view the noctural animals coming for a drink or capture the star filled night sky, at the Terrapin Hide, it’s convenient accessibility will allow you to do just that! With the Terrapin Hide facing West, you are guaranteed soft morning light, and those warm, dusty, backlit silhouettes in the late afternoon, that you see in publications and could previously only dream of!