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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Gorgeous pictures Jan and Mars! :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Thank you for the comments. :D
Great sightings and images Mars and thank you for sharing :clap:

The Jacana jump....

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Just simply stunning everyone! :clap:


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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Thank you Boorgatspook :D

The Weaver twist...

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very nice jan, what shutterspeed where you shooting at with the last photo? guess a tripod / bean bag as well?


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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Thanks so much for all these WoW impressions :clap: :clap: :clap:

Stunning pictures on top :popcorn:


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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Thank you Pumbaa and Mars for the comments :dance:
Mars, the shutter speed was only 400 at F5.6,exposure +1 at ISO 400( light was not good)


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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Lovely Jacana doing some stretching exercises, Jan. :dance:

Excellent action shot of the Weaver doing the neck-spin...you captured the moment brilliantly. Great one. :clap: :clap: :clap:

Just managed to do some photo cleanup of our trip, so hopefully will soon start contributing. :D

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Thank you for the comments :D
Kaapsedraai can't wait for your images :cam:

Prinia pose...

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And what a pose! Beautiful Jan! :clap: :clap:

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Double Black Crake....

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Jan .. Prinia pose and black crakes are stunning. :thumbs_up:

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I love these long-toe birdies! Thanks Jan! :clap: :clap:

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Thank you all for the comments.. :D

There was only one Heron chick and making lots of noises when he saw his mom

Feeding time....

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Lovely pics of the Prinia and then the Crake Twins, Jan. :clap:

I agree - that heron chick made a lot of noise, but always lovely to hear and see him attacking his mother for some food. Another excellent pic and moment captured. :dance:

I got some bad news :( :( :( -my hard drive giving problems and in for data recovery, so hope to get my pics recovered...so, not in a good space at the moment. :wall:

Thank you for sharing your brilliant pics, Jan. :thumbs_up:

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