1996 Photo Contest, Nature, 1st prize

Michael 'Nick' Nichols

National Geographic

01 January, 1993

Babenzele Pygmies watch an expedition member using nylon climbing ropes. In 1993, a carefully planned expedition, lasting more than a year, ventured into the depths of central Africa to the Ndoki River. It is an almost undisturbed area supporting groups of pygmies and abundant wildlife.

About the photographer

Michael 'Nick' Nichols

Michael 'Nick' Nichols is a wildlife journalist; his narratives are epics where the protagonists are lions, elephants, tigers, and chimps. Scientist-conservationists like Jane Go...

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