In Safari Photo Africa: Wild Earth you play as a photojournalist assigned to photograph animals in Africa. The photos will accompany articles and must be of high quality and capture the subject matter exactly as assigned. All photographs are stored in a portfolio, which can be reorganized and saved on the user's computer as html files. Safari Photo Africa is a first person point and click game adventure/simulation. Photo assignments include a family of elephants, a nighttime photo shoot of a pride of lions, and a helicopter ride across the Ngorongoro crater.