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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Fri May 10, 2013 8:54 pm

and then time to show some feathered friends

the residents of the tree at the MM shop

Southern White-faced Scops-Owl


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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Fri May 10, 2013 8:55 pm

At GK

Barn Owls

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Fri May 10, 2013 8:57 pm

Just after crossing paths with anne-marie near KTC in a tree right next to the road...low level....

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Fri May 10, 2013 9:05 pm

SO gets a close up of the Verreaux's Eagle-Owl

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what is that reflected in the eye?

"The Beast"!!!!!!

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Tue May 14, 2013 9:50 pm

We had many night time sightings of Brownies.....the first night at GK we saw 6 in 2 hours ...as many as we have seen on all our previous visits combined....

Just past Melkvlei Picnic spot ears under a bush up on the dune...

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At the Polentswa WH in the parking lot.....but moved when we arrived....a very typical view of a BH

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He moved to across the road and settled down.

Another vehicle that had been travelling up behind us was looking at the WH not knowing about the BH...we moved back to them and told them...they were very chuffed as they had not seen one yet....they had a good look...some pics...and moved off to allow us another look....

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Tue May 14, 2013 9:55 pm

Arriving at Morevet a brownie was leaving....
I took a number of pics...then looked at a review and realised that again my camera was on the wrong setting and I had white screens.... :evil: :evil: :evil:

So we moved back expecting him to come out some where further...and there he was

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and so we kept moving along with him appearing then disappearing etc etc

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Tue May 14, 2013 9:59 pm

On our last morning, at a water puddle drinking...a Brownie.....another perfectly posed white pic :evil: :evil:

then...

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Wed May 15, 2013 7:39 pm

From big brown creatures to little critters....

first up a....bug :D

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Wed May 15, 2013 7:40 pm

then a wasp....come to enjoy the water dish

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Wed May 15, 2013 7:42 pm

a bee created a tranqil scene

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Wed May 15, 2013 7:43 pm

a...a.....a...?? yellow bug


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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Wed May 15, 2013 7:46 pm

prehistoric looking Agamas

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Wed May 15, 2013 7:49 pm

what is a braai at night without the company of a gheko?

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Wed May 15, 2013 7:51 pm

and to give you nightmares....just maybe one of these...... :shock: :big_eyes:

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Re: And now KTP, March 13, in living colour

Unread postby RichardJ » Wed May 15, 2013 8:05 pm

Mata Mata, River Front Chalet, middle of the night.....

I was sound asleep as was SO .......when suddenly......

a blood curling scream broke the dead silence of the night......

sharp claws had run down SO's leg.....


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