Laughter. Not only is it the best medicine, but it’s a welcome escape from the daily monotony of routines and responsibility. Mother Nature is no stranger to comedy and even the most serious of wildlife photographers will agree that animals do the funniest things.
People around the world fell in love with the eco-conscious elephant that was caught on CCTV doing a bit of a spring clean:
And let’s not forget the British comedy show, Walk on the Wild Side, with its hilarious voiceovers that guests continue to quote on our game drives to this day:
Sadly, the endangered and threatened species lists continue to grow and the ever-present poaching atrocities continue to worsen. Let’s face it, wildlife lovers could use a bit of cheer. And so, back by popular demand, here are some more entries from Mother Nature’s oh-so-entertaining blooper reel. May they put a smile on your face and change the way you see the animal kingdom. Humour abounds everywhere … you just have to look for it.