Selected Press


South African wildlife photographer, Greg du Toit, is regularly published in various mediums. He is one of Africa’s best known wildlife photographers and private safari guides. He is a regular feature in the annual ‘Wildlife Photographer Of The Year’ awards and is 1 of only 3 South African wildlife photographers to win this title.

Read the full biography of this African wildlife photographer

Browse his wildlife prints and read more about his fine art wildlife photography

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Field notes from a master


Greg du Toit, South African wildlife photographer and winner of the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year award, is a busy man. Since winning the award he has been on full throttle – delivering talks, attending functions and of course guiding lucky clients on personal guided safaris – not to mention adding to his personal image library. Africa's best known wildlife photographer took the time to share with us some of his favourite images, providing field notes and anecdotes.
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BBC Wildlife Magazine


South African wildlife photographer Greg du Toit commissioned by the BBC Wildlife Magazine to compile a 13 page portfolio on the African Leopard.

‘In The Footsteps Of Giants’ with a South African wildlife photographer

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A visual wildlife journey with Greg du Toit

Greg du Toit is probably Africa’s best known wildlife photographer. He has been taking some of the best wildlife photographs for 20 years! See his fine art wildlife gallery and Africa photo safaris. I caught up with him recently to ask him a few questions.’

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‘Stunning silhouettes show animals of Africa at sunrise and sunset’ – BBC News

‘The photos are part of a wider series called Dusk to Dawn and were shot in Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Tanzania, Kenya and Zambia. Published African wildlife photographer, Greg du Toit told Media Drum news agency: I simply want to convey the incredible diversity, mystery and wonder that I feel for my wild subjects. “What the camera has the power to do, through silhouette photography, is to simply de-clutter our world.’

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See the BBC News ‘Stunning Silhouettes’ by published African wildlife photographer Greg du Toit HERE.

Feature stories

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‘South African wildlife photographer captures amazing images of lions after submerging himself in watering hole for three months’ – Daily Mail

‘South African wildlife photographer Greg du Toit was so determined to capture the perfect image of wild lions drinking he sat submerged in their watering hole for three months. The defiant photographer had endured a year of failed attempts at getting the right picture after building hides and digging trenches near the animals’ drinking spot. In a final desperate effort, the 32-year-old decided to take the plunge and climb into the murky pool with his camera and ended up contracting several tropical diseases.’

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Magazine Covers & Articles

famous african wildlife photographers - cover image by greg du toitSouth African wildlife photographer Greg du Toit’s cover photograph on the Wild Magazine won the prestigious PICA Award for the best magazine cover, awarded by the Magazine Publishers association of South Africa.

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published african wildlife photographers - cover photo by south african wildlife photographer greg du toit‘Wrestling Bulls’ appeared on the cover of the Africa Geographic magazine and was photographed by South African wildlife photographer, Greg du Toit, on this best Amboseli photo safari.

famous african wildlife photographersSouth African wildlife photographer Greg du Toit  took this cover photo on a Serengeti photo safari and in an attempt to show the vastness of the plains. What better way, than to use the landscape to dwarf the largest land mammal on planet earth.

africas best known wildlife photographerA book on business philosophy has used the story of South African wildlife photographer to illustrate key business principles.

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The Story Behind This Epic Photo of a Leopard on Night Patrol


Broadcast Media

On Assignment

South African wildlife photographer, Greg du Toit, hosts the ‘On Assignment’ photographic segment for Africa Geographic magazine. This monthly column aims to take readers ‘behind the scenes of Africa’s most arresting photographs.’

The picture here is from the article ‘QUEEN OF THE CASTLE’, a classic example of being at the right place at the right time.

Read ‘On Assignment – Queen of the Castle’ here…

‘I AM’ NIKON CAMPAIGN

‘Famous African wildlife photographer, Greg du Toit, selected to represent Nikon in the ‘I am Nikon’ campaign – featured in various magazines including Africa Geographic.’

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