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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Philip1 » Wed Mar 20, 2013 6:40 pm

:whistle: Hi you two, thank you for great photos. :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Mar 20, 2013 7:38 pm

Thank you for the comments and best wishes Kaapsedraai. Hopefully the weather will play along with lots of action and the finger on the camera.... :cam:

Superb sunrise image with stunning colours :clap: :clap:

Hope to see the resident Goliath Herons.... :think:

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Cheers until next week.. :D

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Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Wed Mar 20, 2013 8:19 pm

Kaapsedraai....Absolutely stunning the golden light is awesome. :thumbs_up:

Jan...Amazing pic of the Herons...lighting perfect again. :thumbs_up: ..Have a safe trip, enjoy and hope you (capture) :cam: many memorable sightings. :dance:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Wed Mar 20, 2013 8:40 pm

Another brilliant photo of the Goliath herons and the golden water - excellent, Jan.

I hope to keep the topic alive, Jan.

Take care. :thumbs_up:
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Unread postby vinkie » Wed Mar 20, 2013 8:42 pm

Fantastic Heron photo Jan :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Thu Mar 21, 2013 7:16 am

:D

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Thu Mar 21, 2013 12:57 pm

Beautiful image Kaapsedraai! :clap: :clap:

Beautiful picture of the Herons Jan! Enjoy every minute of this trip! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Fri Mar 22, 2013 9:39 pm

Thank you to all for comments. :thumbs_up:

An African darter spreading its wings...
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:35 am

Stunning :D
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Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sat Mar 23, 2013 6:24 am

Kaapsedraai,

Absolutely amazing ...shimmering light on darters wings just stunning. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Sun Mar 24, 2013 4:13 pm

Thank you Meandering Mouse and Trrp-trrrrrrrr :thumbs_up:

There are some large crocs at the 'Lake', but this grey heron decided to rather walk the other way...
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Mon Mar 25, 2013 6:34 am

Wise Heron to rather walk away from that huge Croc Kaapsedraai! Awesome picture! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Tue Mar 26, 2013 9:57 pm

Agree, hilda. Thank you for your comment. :thumbs_up:

We saw these 2 African pied wagtails to the tree and it seemed there is a nest there, perhaps on the other side.
It adds to the diversity one can expect only at the "Lake"
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Wed Mar 27, 2013 6:08 am

Love the :cam:

I am always amazed at how brazen the birds are around crocs. They seem to be able to read when there is danger. Mind you, I did once see a egret kill by a croc. I felt very sorry for the egret.
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Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Wed Mar 27, 2013 6:36 am

Kaapsedraai,

Great pics. :clap: :clap: ...LP sure has an amazing variety. :thumbs_up:
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