Jofie’s Safari Journal

The Masked Warrior

The Masked Warrior

By Jofie Lamprecht “I have shot and killed a beautiful oryx and this is more beautiful than any woman and has horns more decorative than any man” Ernest Hemmingway – True at first light   It was with wide eyes and sweaty hands when I was handed the custom built .300 Win. Magnum Mauser 98 […]

Every day is a hunting day, not every day is a shooting day - hunting with Jim Shockey in Namibia

Every day is a hunting day, not every day is a shooting day – hunting with Jim Shockey in Namibia

By Jofie Lamprecht   Let me tell you, Jim Shockey portrays an image of the strong adventurous hunter, with black hat and red bandana, always with a serious message about hunting and conservation. Willing to go to the ends of the earth to hunt species, open areas of the world never hunted before and bringing […]

BUFFALO HUNTING … more than half of my life

BUFFALO HUNTING … more than half of my life

by Jofie Lamprecht Edited for print Namibia and Zimbabwe: 1991 “You may kill the buffalo easily with one bullet, but if you don’t, the next fourteen .470s serve mostly as a minor irritant.” Robert Roark: “Use Enough Gun”   Many months before my 12th birthday my father asked if I wanted to hunt a Cape […]

Safari Journal April 2020 with Jofie Lamprecht

Safari Journal April 2020 with Jofie Lamprecht

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P for Paris

P for Paris

Namibia 2019 Mahango National Park By PH Jofie Lamprecht   It was the year 2010 at the Dallas Safari Club convention when Paris Jenkins was in the booth every hour tussling whether to book his one and only an expensive plains game safari with myself or book a cheaper hunt elsewhere. It was March of […]

January 2020 Safari Journal with Jofie Lamprecht

January 2020 Safari Journal with Jofie Lamprecht

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November & December 2019 Safari Journal with Jofie Lamprecht

November & December 2019 Safari Journal with Jofie Lamprecht

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Goodbye to a Hunter

Volker Grellmann of Namibia:  Giant of a Gentleman, Giant of a Hunter   By Brooke ChilversLubin When I first started attending the SCI Convention in Las Vegas the 1980s, we all lived and exhibited together under the same roof, at the old Hilton Hotel near the airport. Its sizable half-moon bar, which PHs called “the […]

DO YOUR PART WELL

By Jofie Lamprecht   “MY JOB IS TO GET YOU CLOSE TO THE ANIMALS,” ARCHER ANNOUNCED TERSELY. “YOURS IS TO DO YOUR PART WELL.” WHITE HUNTERS – BY BRIAN HERNE   As this classic line from – Arthur H. Neumann (1850 – 1907)[1] – is very fitting, “do your part well”, this phrase could not […]

October 2019 Safari Journal with Jofie Lamprecht

October 2019 Safari Journal with Jofie Lamprecht

Herewith our latest edition of our Safari Journal – The Crocodile Edition Click here to see the Safari Journal

Photography by: Jofie Lamprecht