Africa Media

The Africa Media Academy is an environmental and wildlife media training company based in Southern Africa. Our core focus is developing the next generation of wildlife media specialists through our experiential learning media training programs.

Kickstart your wildlife media career

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What we do


We offer in-situ training for aspiring wildlife and environmental media specialists in fields of journalism, photography and videography – View Internships

Logistics & Fixing

We provide logistics and human resources for environmental media projects in Africa – View logistics


We produce video productions and offer cinematographic services for a variety of local and international clients – View PRODUCTION SERVICES


Our photojournalists tell the story of wild Africa through written copy and photographs – View articles

Stock sales

We sell stock photography and videography of Africa’s terrestrial and underwater wildlife – View Stock


We rent out media equipment for projects in Southern Africa – View Rentals


We guide enthusiastic photographers and videographers on wildlife expeditions to document the worlds most inspiring wildlife events – View Expeditions


Environmental & Travel Journalism

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Learn how to research and produce written content, and receive guidance in establishing a successful career in the fields of environmental journalism and travel writing.

Wildlife Documentary Filmmaking


Master the skills to become a wildlife filmmaker. Develop, film and edit your own wildlife documentary on one of Africa’s most stunning wildlife game reserves.

Underwater Photography Program

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Master the art of SCUBA diving and underwater photography in the tropical paradise of Southern Africa’s warm Indian Ocean. 

Wildlife & Travel Photography

environmental journalism program

Move from an enthusiastic amateur to an aspiring professional. Learn how to make money from photography whilst experiencing Africa’s wildlife

Underwater Videography

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Develop your skills to produce and film your own underwater documentary film in the tropical paradise of Southern Africa’s Indian ocean.

Shark Research & Conservation

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Affiliate program – Live shark week every week at the Blue Wilderness Research Unit. Contribute to research, education, tourism and conservation programs

Training partners

Africa Media Academy partners with numerous game reserves, sanctuaries, ecotourism operators as part of our experiential training programs

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