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Photo Essay: South Africa In Black and White

Karen Elowitt | AFK Travel   in 
September 3, 2015

Sometimes seeing a place through a different lens can alter your perception of it entirely. In these stunning black and white photos from around South Africa, the textures, patterns, shadows and forms of the country’s landscapes and creatures come through in an entirely different way without the kaleidoscope of color that normally informs our outlook.

A beach in Namaqualand, Northern Cape

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Blesbuck antelope on a misty mountaintop

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Zebra at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve

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Cape Town City Hall

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Male lion at Pumba Game Reserve

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Beacon at Knysna Heads

South Africa_Beacon

Waterfall at Wilderness National Park

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Close up of an elephant

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Cobblestone streets of Bo-Kaap, Cape Town

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“Hole in the Wall,” Wild Coast

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