This is where I wanted to be. To tell stories of the people making a difference and doing good things for this planet. But, It wasn’t as easy, because out in the wild, there are no second chances. I realized that I needed to move past what I already knew, change my mindset, let go of the control, surrender and simply allow the moments to happen. Instead of planning shots for the future, I started living more in the present.Watch The Film
Based in Cape Town, South Africa, Naude Heunis has traveled around the globe, bearing witness to surreal beauty and the enduring power of the human spirit. In 2018, after shooting a powerful story on the transport and release of one the world’s last white rhinos, Naude shifted his focus to today’s most compelling wildlife and environmental stories. Along with his successful wildlife photography career he maintains a strong presence in environmental groups and raises awareness through his storytelling. His work depicts his concern over nature conservation and relationship between man and wildlife.