Photos of Uganda

Murchison Falls National Park

Murchison Falls from Above

Uhuru Falls

Uhuru Falls


Shoebill Stork

Shoebill Stork at the Delta

Alert Lioness

Alert Lioness

Snack bar

Is this the snack bar?

Lioness with Kob

Maybe we'll just snuggle...


Never mind.

Feeding Giraffe

Feeding Giraffe



Boat to the Falls

Boat ride to base of Murchison Falls

The old bridge support

Sitting on the old bridge support

Rainbow at Murchison Falls

Rainbow at the top of Murchison Falls

Crocodile at Nyamsika Cliffs

Crocodile at Nyamsika Cliffs

Base of Murchison Falls

Base of Murchison Falls



Queen Elizabeth National Park

The crater drive

On the Crater Drive in Queen Elizabeth NP

Hippo Mouth

Hippo Mouth

Hippo photo by Charles Steinberg

Lion Tracks

Lion Tracks

Rwenzori Mountains

Rwenzori Mountains from Queen Elizabeth NP

Camping at Mweya

Camping at Mweya

Land of the Lost

Land of the Lost

Lake Mburu National Park

Lake Mburu Landscape

Lake Mburu Landscape


Leopard in Lake Mburu National Park

Leopard photo by Charles Steinberg

Mihingo Lodge, Lake Mburu

Mihingo Lodge, Lake Mburu National Park

Zebra, LMNP

Zebra, Lake Mburu NP

Northern Uganda/Kidepo Valley NP

Nile River near Arra

Nile River near Arra Fishing Lodge

Mt. Otzii

Mt. Otzi near Sudan border

Moonrise on the Nile

Moonrise on the Nile

Village in Dufile Fort

Village in Dufile Fort site

Dufile landing

Dufile Landing on Nile

Approaching Kidepo

Approaching Kidepo Valley NP

Sunrise in Kidepo

Sunrise in Kidepo Valley NP

Kidepo Lion

Kidepo Lion

Kidepo Elephant

The queue for the loo

Kidepo Buffalo

Kidepo BuffaloKidepo Valley

Landscape in Pader

Landscape in Pader

Sipi Falls/Mt. Elgon National Park

Sipi Falls

View from behind Sipi Falls

Sipi from Distance

Sipi Falls

Sipi behind

Sipi Falls

Sipi from front

Sipi Falls

Mt. Elgon

Mt. Elgon


Uganda kids

Ugandan kids

Astral alignment

The Alignment



35 Responses to Photos of Uganda

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  2. Nancy Fraser says:

    Oh Beautiful Uganda I fell in love with you and I want to return, I will someday.

  3. Ben Wheeler says:

    Beautiful photos. Keep them coming. Visual intelligence trumps all, although your fine blog postings make a good case for literary intelligence. Love, from uncle ben.

  4. Max says:

    excellent work, I can see you been to more corners of Uganda than most ugandans have ever tried in their entire life spans.

    keep up the good positive work… will try and keep up with your adventures.

  5. Tracy Murphy-Dewar says:

    Hi Mark,
    Just happened across your site/blog when browsing. My husband moved to Kampala a week ago, we are to join him in due course so I was searching for pics of the country…… LOVE your photos.

    Thanks for sharing!

  6. sylan says:

    this is the nice place to look at some places.

  7. Emmanuel Oteng says:

    Hi Mark, I’m ‘from’ Ntinda in Kla but I’m back in the UK now. My sister and her family (hubby, 6 kids) will be travelling to Ug in July for a safari with Red Chili. Sister grew up in UK and husband is Dominican and has never ben to Ug, same deal with kids. Would it be too much for them to link up with you for one afternoon when they get to Kla so that you can give the details of the place/make them feel welcome?

  8. Robyn says:

    amazing amazing photos!

  9. Patrick Abuya Omungo says:

    Met Rose Komungaro while travelling from Kigali To Kisumu.Thats why am aware of Lake Mburo National Park.Its my prayer that ill get an opportunity to visit the park.
    Thaks Rose Komungaro, Please send me an email.


  10. Imelda says:

    Hi Mark,

    I’m now based in beautiful Bali (after all the UWA mess), and thought this morning that I am missing Uganda…so here I am gazing at your photos…what a great job! Please keep posting more about that much beloved country.

    Cheers, Imelda/Dada

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  12. Mom says:

    These bring back great memories! Nice job on the photography!

  13. Antoine S. says:

    Great photographs! It’s just amazing how you capture those natural images. Feels good to actually take part on what is going on in the wild. Also, definitely a great place to visit. Simply amazing!

  14. Andrea says:

    Beautiful pictures. The photos look lively and vivid. You did a good job with the angles and lightings too.

    • Adi says:

      Glad you made it home safely, Charles! It is not an easy psorecs to get in to see the sites. Letter to the Permanent Secretary and the Commissioner of the Petroleum Exploration and Production Department to get written permission which then goes to Tullow for them to make arrangements for a visit. Haven’t yet tried the psorecs myself, but it might be an interesting blog post in itself!

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  16. Hey there!

    The photos look lovely if you look at it again and again. Nice pictures and nice blog. 🙂

    Sarah of Mutiara

  17. We really appreciate the nice posts and great photography. This shows good tips for photography.

  18. Jeff Geidt says:

    These are the kinds of photos that make you want to travel to different places and in this case, the beauty of Uganda could have never been more emphasized. Good job!

  19. Caroline amutuhaire says:

    These are Beautiful, I am now dyeing to visit Kidepo valley…..Thanks to your amazing eyes

  20. carol ferns says:

    Hi Mark, im coming to Uganda as part of a group to volunteer within a childrens orphanage and help with a building project, im from Scotland, can you give me any tips?? im so excited but quite nervous also as ive only been abroad once and that was to Malta so quite different.

    • Hi Carol,

      You couldn’t have picked a better country to stretch your comfort zone. Ugandans are some of the friendliest, most welcoming people on earth. Also, it helps that it is an English speaking country, so unless you are way out in a rural area, it is easy to get around just speaking English.

      Feel free to send me an e-mail at and let me know what you are interested in tips about – where to go, how to get around, what to bring, etc.

      You are going to love Uganda!


  21. Mark,

    Just a big thank you for your efforts to deliver Uganda to the world. I agree with you in many ways; its such a beautiful country that has been known for the wrong reasons all this long. Its amazingly stunning – the wonderful people, the startling history and rich culture.

    Oh I love my country! and this time its not from me but all said by you (Mark)

    Let them come see and feel Uganda.

    Robert at

  22. melody says:

    Hey Mark, i love the photos, thx for sharing about our beautiful and rich country. There is one place you have not yet looked up and that is FEZA COTTAGE at L.Bunyonyi, it is breath taking and a prefect refreashing honeymoon hideout!

  23. Robbinah says:

    That’s why am a Ugandan I treasure mi country a lot coz God blessed it.

  24. Noelene says:

    Uganda is Africa condensed. Beautiful country with amazing people.

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