Shem Compion is a naturalist and professional wildlife photographer working throughout Africa. His passion for natural areas and photography has led to a life of travel and creating environmental awareness through his photography. Shem is known for his creative representation of common subjects- leading to a diverse range of subject matter. His images have won national and international awards and his work is published worldwide. He has published three books. Shem also owns and runs a specialised photo safari company; www.c4images-safaris.co.za which run photo safaris and workshops. You can see more on of his work at www.shemimages.com
By Shem Compion While in the heart of Maasailand one morning, I saw this Maasai Mzee (Elder) some 100m away on a walk, and immediately knew I wanted to photograph him. My Masai friend introduced us and the chatting started.…
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