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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby MarkusF » Sat Jun 08, 2013 10:59 am

Wonderful photos everyone :clap:

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Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sat Jun 08, 2013 4:10 pm

Thanks for these stunning pics everyone. :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Sat Jun 08, 2013 4:13 pm

Fish in the air .... fantastic Jan, your timing was perfect! :clap: :clap: :clap:

What a magnificent Giant Heron Kaapsedraai! Superb! :dance: :dance: :dance:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Jun 08, 2013 9:31 pm

Appreciate the views and comments :dance: :dance:

Agree with Hilda, that is a beauty Kaapsedraai :clap: :clap: :clap:

The Hippo and the Oxpecker's

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Sun Jun 09, 2013 4:23 pm

Interesting :cam: , Jan.

Love the oxpeckers while the hippo is watching them. :thumbs_up:

A bushbuck grazing close to the water's edge.
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Goronta » Sun Jun 09, 2013 6:32 pm

Thanks Jan and Kapsedraai.
As usual your pics are very interesting :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Jun 09, 2013 7:52 pm

Thank you Kaapsedraai and Goronta :dance: :dance:

Kaapsedraai great image in the open!!!! :clap: :clap:

Close up Tawny-flanket Prinia with his breakfast

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Mon Jun 10, 2013 6:00 am

Thanks Jan and Kaapsedraai for all your super pics. :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Mon Jun 10, 2013 6:05 am

What excellent timing for the fish in the air. :thumbs_up:

All the :cam: are just a delight. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Mon Jun 10, 2013 12:02 pm

Fortunately the Hippo's eyes are far apart, for the birds not to blur his vision! Beautifully captured Jan! Great close-up of the awny-flanked Prinia too! :clap: :clap:

Stunning picture of the Bushbuck Kaapsedraai! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Jun 10, 2013 8:05 pm

Appreciate the comments :dance: :dance:

Green-backed preparing for the next hunt........

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Mon Jun 10, 2013 8:28 pm

Lovely close-up pose of T-f Prinia, Jan. :thumbs_up:

Great :cam: of the Green-backed heron. :clap:

Let see if anyone could guess who is responsible for this neatly splash in the Lake... :hmz:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Pumbaa » Mon Jun 10, 2013 9:44 pm

Great shot ones again - The bushbuck is cute and the close up of the tawny flanked prinia magnificent :clap: :clap: :clap:

The splash is great but looks as if it was a huge bird although I would say it was the pied kingfisher :hmz:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Tue Jun 11, 2013 6:46 pm

Thank you for comment. Pumbaa. :thumbs_up:

What happened next was the following....
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...and then...the Pied kingfisher.
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Jun 11, 2013 7:26 pm

Thank you all for the comments

Kaapsedraai, they are very fast and you did well to capture the Pied with superb timing!!! :clap: :clap:

The best place to sit on a cold morning with sunrise......

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