John Gatherer - The Photographer

The Photographer

John Gatherer is a South African-based photographer with an incredible drive for adventure and travel, constantly seeking unusual destinations and getaway places to discover the mysteries and beauty of our fragile planet. John’s passion in photography has evolved over the last ten years with his special interest and focus centred on wildlife conservation and adventure travel. He is at his happiest when he is far from the madding crowds, exploring spectacular wilderness regions and interesting travel locations, continuously searching for unique photographic opportunities, dramatic situations and unforgettable moments. From his drive and interest, he is able to capture, document and share his travel experiences of new surroundings, intriguing wildlife images and fascinating wilderness vistas with family, friends, and interested enthusiasts.

The Books

New book in production: The Road Less Travelled

“The Road Less Travelled is an armchair opportunity to explore the globe through the lens of wildlife and travel photographer John Gatherer and his wife Anne, who have travelled extensively since his retirement from the corporate world.

John’s unique capacity to reflect a story in a collection of pictures is truly remarkable. A tapestry of photographs woven together by John’s love of story-telling takes you on a journey to experience landscapes, wildlife, fauna, flora, people and their cultures that the ordinary person will not ever experience…”

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