2019-2020 #WhyILoveSaruni Competition- Shortlisted Entries

Our 5th annual #WhyILoveSaruni photo & video competition on Facebook & Instagram HAS NOW ENDED!

We have had some stunning, creative and truly original photographs and videos. Each one submitted was a perfect capture of ‘#WhyILoveSaruni’ – or at least – why YOU do!

Below, for your viewing pleasure, are our favourite shortlisted finalists each month from when the competition started in November 2019 and ended on 31st May 2020. Congratulations to all those who made our shortlist.

Watch this space for announcement of an exciting, interactive judging process – but in the meantime – keeping fingers and everything crossed for all the short-listed entrants below.

May 2020

Warrior Pose II

by Elisabetta Maccari

Dusty Road to Ewaso

by Jan-Erik Rottinghuis

Here’s Looking At You Kid

by David Bruzzese

Quintessential Samburu

by Giuila Medina

Ellies and Egrets

by Petros Zouzoulas

The Eyes Have It

by Lorenzo Mittiga

Majestic

by John Broderick

April 2020

Hazy Mara

by John Broderick

Heavens Above

by Sam Brimberg

Table Mountain – Mount Ololokwe

by John Broderick

A Big Kalama Thumbs Up

by Sam Brimberg

Distant Horizon

by Thierry Vanden Dries

A Bend in the River

by Ron Webb

March 2020

Ellie on Mara

by Magnar Jacobsen

Milky Way

by Paul Hsi

Road Runner

by John Broderick‎

Mara Mum Cheetah Chase

by Sheila Meade

Hanging out at Saruni Rhino

by Kathleen Sheets Cregg

Samburu Team Jump

by Paul Hsi

Plains Game

by Paul O’Brien

February 2020

The Encounter Sequence

by John Broderick‎

The Encounter Sequence

by John Broderick‎

The Encounter Sequence

by John Broderick‎

The Encounter Sequence

by John Broderick‎

The Encounter Sequence

by John Broderick‎

The Encounter Sequence

by John Broderick‎

The Encounter Sequence

by John Broderick‎

January 2020

Pesky Jackals

by Elena Mauro

Hide and Seek

by Rodney Bursiel

Leopard and Kill

by Andy Thomas

Lazing Loijipu

by Rozanna Bozabalian

Going Down

by Annabelle O’Neill

December 2019

Samburu Warriors

by Rodney Bursiel

Night Game Drive

Kalama Nights

by Matt Caldwell

Hunt in Action

by Carina Zu Löwenstein

Giraffe At The End Of The Rainbow

by Stephen Lobosco

Stunning Mount Kenya and Samburu Sunrise

by Lorenzo Mittiga

November 2019

Playful Cubs

by Sandra Teixeira

Moody Elephants

by Ely Mauro

Mara Scenes

by Petros Zouzoulas

Elephant Fun

by Matt Caldwell