JP Beukes Jr
JP Beukes Jr was born in Volksrust, South Africa in 1947. After he matriculated in Kimberley, he started working in Pietermaritzburg. He obtained an engineering diploma and worked as a railway engineering specialist for The South African Railways for thirty-eight years travelling throughout Africa and beyond the continent. As a travel and photography enthusiast, he travelled the globe pursuing his hobby as a photographer. He is married to Glenda and has two daughters, Natalie and Liesel. He previously published African Wisdom in Verse, Images and Art.