Welcome to the official home of wildlife photographer Richard Costin.

Browse award winning images of the natural world in the galleries, read up on the latest news and even join Richard out in Africa on a Big Cat Safari workshop. It’s all here!

Lion portrait in a tree at sunrise. Masai Mara, Kenya, Africa.

Africa Live 2017 – 02 | Lions, Lions and more Lions

First full photo blog post from Africa Live 2017. Romance is in the air!
Lion black and white fine art portrait

Africa Live 2017 – 01 | Back in the Mara, home away from home.

First full photo blog post from Africa Live 2017. Romance is in the air!
Black and white Lion roaring image by wildlife photographer Richard Costin. Taken in the Masai Mara.

Africa Live 2017 – 00 | Time flies

Brief update from the Masai Mara before the real blog begins!
Wildlife Photography Safari - Big Cats of the Masai Mara, 2018

Wildlife Photography Safari – Big Cats of the Masai Mara, 2018

Photograph wild Big Cats in the world famous Masai Mara in 2018

puffin with its head inside wildlife photographer richard costins nikon 200-400 lens
Richard’s Latest Wildlife Images
Simple page for viewing Richard's latest work hot out of the camera.
eagle flight still from testing the new nikon auto focus system on the d5 and d500 cameras by wildlife photographer richard costin
Nikon D500 review diary
Rolling review of the Nikon D500 DSLR *UPDATED JAN 2017*
young lion sleeping on a log in the masai mara. taken on a big cat wildlife photography safari workshop
Africa Live, slideshow part 1
New presentation featuring images from the Africa Live blog over the last few years.
little owl wildlife photograph taken at sunrise by richard costin
Little Owls Gallery Live
New work from right here in the UK, the amazing Little Owl. A new gallery has been uploaded with some wonderful golden hour flight shots.
leica binoculars review by wildlife photographer richard costin out on safari
Leica Ultravid 10×32 HD-Plus Binoculars Review
High end binoculars. Read how they performed out in Kenya's Masai Mara on safari.
leopard black and white fine art portrait by wildlife photographer richard costin
Some new images and updates
Some new images from the process queue and updates on future web plans.