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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Apr 09, 2014 8:25 pm

Great images lion queen and Herkaun :clap: :clap:

Close up....

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby hilda » Thu Apr 10, 2014 4:41 am

Springbok (Kgalagadi) and Impala (KNP) always make beautiful pictures! Awesome Springbok picture Lion Queen, and your close-up is stunning Jan! :clap: :clap:

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby lion queen » Thu Apr 10, 2014 8:51 am

Great close up Jan!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

I thought you might enjoy an Eland for a change...........

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby hilda » Thu Apr 10, 2014 1:53 pm

Beautiful photograph Lion Queen! Very special! :clap: :clap:

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Thu Apr 10, 2014 7:44 pm

Thank you for the comments :dance: :dance:

What a great close up of the Eland lion queen :clap: :clap:

On all our visits we saw lots of dead Eland and could only photograph once the real deal!!!...may be next time :hmz:

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby hilda » Fri Apr 11, 2014 6:54 am

Magnificent antelope Jan! :clap: :clap: We only saw carcasses in March last year when we were there for a very short visit. Can't wait to get there again! :thumbs_up:

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby lion queen » Fri Apr 11, 2014 9:39 am

The look...........

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Fri Apr 11, 2014 7:01 pm

Love the close up look lion queen...great shot!!

New born still finding his feet ............

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Carol g » Sat Apr 12, 2014 6:38 pm

Awe so cute Jan, thanks for sharing :thumbs_up:
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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby lion queen » Mon Apr 14, 2014 2:15 pm

Wow!! A great photo of an extremely cute baby!! :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby lion queen » Mon Apr 14, 2014 2:27 pm

Getting some extra minerals....

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Apr 14, 2014 8:53 pm

Great Gemsbok image lion queen :clap: :clap:

Giraffe drinking pose...

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby lion queen » Tue Apr 15, 2014 7:38 am

Lovely Giraffe pose........... :clap: :clap: :clap:

A bit of a strange pose...........

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Goronta » Thu Apr 17, 2014 9:27 pm

Nice shots everybody :clap: :clap:

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Apr 21, 2014 3:04 pm

lion queen...superb pose and moment captured... :clap:

Goronta.....May be the can spot the Lions easier when they are tot together...well spotted!!

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