This Stilt (Himantopus himantopus) seems to walk on water as he strides through the shallow water in search of his lunch (small crabs and molluscs). Photographed on the upper reaches of the Bushman's River, Eastern Cape.
The Zulu name for a giraffe, indlulamithi, describes where it spends most of its time, in its "home in the trees", browsing from the freshest leaves at the very tops of the tallest trees. This young giraffe was photographed near the Kariega River in the Eastern Cape.
Bicycles "abandoned" in a Bordeaux square. One is padlocked to a lamp post, another is locked to the chain railing while others are left by their owners who trust that their fellow citizens will respect their property ... and they will not be disappointed. Wonderful!