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Eagle Eye Safaris

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Roodepoort, South Africa
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Amazing Black Eagle photography experience with Eagle Eyes Safaris!

I wanted to make some photos of the breeding pair of Black Eagles nesting at the Walter Sisulu... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
jac2spe
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Black River, Mauritius
Safari with personalized attention from two extraordinary photographers!

Fantastic photo safari with Eagle Eye Safaris, August 7-11, 2017. Karen and Ernest gave us... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
vctang0
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Altadena, California
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Eagle Eye Safaris offers small group safaris with photography workshops, including optional Lightroom/Photoshop instruction. We can create a custom safari for you and your family, or you can come along on one of our multi-day, all-inclusive package safaris. Our locations include South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Madagascar, Peru, and the USA. Ernest and Karen are award-winning photographers and have been published in Africa Geographic, National Geographic Your Shot, Best of Africa, Tamron South Africa, numerous books and magazines, and gallery shows. Check out our FB page. We are responsive to your needs as a traveller and guest, and we'd love the opportunity to share the Africa we love with you!
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

I wanted to make some photos of the breeding pair of Black Eagles nesting at the Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens. I therefore booked a morning tour with Eagle Eyes Safaris for my son and myself on the 12th of August 2017. We had a really...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Fantastic photo safari with Eagle Eye Safaris, August 7-11, 2017. Karen and Ernest gave us individual attention - came home with amazing photos. Nkorho Bush Lodge, in Sabi Sands, was our home during the safari and took great care of us. Guides, staff, accommodations, food...More

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EagleEyeSafaris, Owner at Eagle Eye Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words, Valerie! We really enjoyed our time with you. We loved your enthusiasm for the incredible wildlife sightings, and watching your growth as a photographer during our Eagle Eye Safaris trip. You are going to love seeing your...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017

A BIG shout out to EAGLE EYE SAFARIS for a fantastic South African trip to Sabi Sands private game reserve, near Nelspruit, South Africa .... The BEST affordable vacation EVER !!!! It is mostly for photographers, but even for those who are not, it is...More

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EagleEyeSafaris, Owner at Eagle Eye Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words, P.j.! We were so happy to meet you--what fun group! You got your Big 5 certificate with the dagga boys (solo bull buffalo), and you got to walk with giraffes on the bush walk. Who can ever...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

If you are thinking about a safari and would also like to document your experience in pictures, look no further. Karen and Ernest will guide you through every step of the way to document this once in a lifetime trip! The lodge and area they...More

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EagleEyeSafaris, Owner at Eagle Eye Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thanks, Patricia, for your kind words and for the hilarity you brought to the safari. Non-stop laughter is the best way to spend a vacation, isn't it? We hope to see you again, soon!

Reviewed 16 July 2017

Had a wonderful day with Ernest Porter in Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens. He is very knowledgable about the Black Eagle's characteristics, thus he can really point out a good photo opportunity. We got a couple of really good shots with his help! He is eager...More

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EagleEyeSafaris, Owner at Eagle Eye Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words, Simone. It was a pleasure to meet you and to take you to see the Black Eagles with their new chick. We love sharing the best treasures of Africa with visitors!

Reviewed 8 May 2017

I had the pleasure of meeting Karen Blackwood in Uganda on a gorilla trekking adventure. I am a photography student and Karen was my divine intervention. She is a wonderful and patient instructor and her photos were stunning. She is one of the best photographers...More

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EagleEyeSafaris, Owner at Eagle Eye Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you for the kind words, Tonya! It was such a pleasure to meet you on the Uganda Gorilla Trek. I have to smile--you know a lot more than you give yourself credit for. Your photos were stunning, especially once we tweaked a few settings....More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

Eagle Eye Safaris planned a wonderful safari adventure for me and my two friends. Karen and her partner Ernest handled every detail of our trip for us (excluding the airline reservation) making our trip a stress free experience. Planning an African getaway and safari can...More

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EagleEyeSafaris, Owner at Eagle Eye Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. It was our pleasure to host you! We are so glad you had a great experience, especially seeing the Big 5 (lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and Cape buffalo) within 24 hours of arrival, then again two days...More

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