Butterfly World

The full life cycle of the butterfly is on display at the conservation facility near Stellenbosch.  From the arduous mating, to beautiful winged insect to being unceremoniously dismantled by an army of ants, there was no shortage tiny activity taking … Continue reading


Recently, director Simon Wood took Ian on a trip to his birthplace – the town of Kitwe in Zambia.  Hours had been spent analyzing the 8mm footage of Ian’s childhood and though Kitwe has changed significantly since Ian lived there, … Continue reading

The Earth from Space

It’s not often that one has the opportunity to film the Earth from space.  Fortunately, thanks to some videos discovered online and with a little searching, the Untamed team was able to uncover a valuable repository of images available from … Continue reading

Under the Sea

Life is calmer underwater.  That’s what the Untamed crew discovered as the underwater worlds of the Two Oceans’ Aquarium found themselves under the gaze of the SaltPeter macro lens. Sharks’ foetuses in their embryonic sacs, furtive seahorses and translucent jellyfish … Continue reading