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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Thu Nov 05, 2009 6:04 pm

Hi all! 04/11/09 results were tight, with a tie for 1st and 3rd!!!

1. A tie on 29 points between:

Ellie at Orpen! No. 5

Buffalo close-up at Orpen! No. 7

2. Marabou stork at Satara with 7 points! No. 9

3. A tie on 4 points between:

Hyaena at Satara! No. 2

Wildebeest at Nossob! No. 10
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Thu Nov 05, 2009 7:21 pm

Hello all! Great group o' critters!

1. Close-up leopard at Orpen!
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2. Close-up hyaena at Orpen!
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3. Kudu bulls at Orpen!
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4. Zebra at Orpen!
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5. Ellie at Orpen!
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6. Night-time wildebeest at Orpen!
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7. Ellie at Orpen!
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8. Verreaux's owl at Satara!
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9. Hyaena eating at Satara!
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10. Ellie at Satara!
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I choose 1, 9, 3! Enjoy yourselves
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Fri Nov 06, 2009 6:01 pm

What a stunning response.... and a new record amount of points for a single sighting!

1. Leopard at Orpen with :big_eyes: :big_eyes: 69 POINTS!!! No.1

2. Hyaena eating a meal at Satara with 39 points! No. 9

3. Hyaena at Orpen with 10 points! No. 2
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Fri Nov 06, 2009 8:32 pm

Hi all! I think the winner is a foregone conclusion, but pick 3!

1. Lionesses at Satara!
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2. Huge buffalo herd at Satara!
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3. Kneeling wildebeest herd at Satara!
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4. Evening buffalo at Orpen!
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5. Ellies at Satara!
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6. Giraffe at Satara!
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7. Steenbok at Orpen!
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8. Hyaena at Orpen!
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9. Morning buffalo at Orpen!
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10. Ellie herd at Orpen!
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My choice is 1, 3, 6! Enjoy those lionesses!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Sat Nov 07, 2009 7:15 pm

Thanks for voting! The 6/11/09 results are...

1. Lionesses at Satara with 48 points! No. 1

2. Ellies at Satara with 20 points! No. 5

3. Huge buffalo herd at Satara with 9 points! No. 2
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Sat Nov 07, 2009 7:25 pm

Today's shortlist is...

1. Heron at Orpen!
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2. Female kudus at Orpen!
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3. Male kudu at Orpen!
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4. Giraffe at Orpen!
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5. Tiny ellie (foreground) at Orpen!
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6. Baboons at Satara!
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7. Red hartebeest at Nossob!
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8. Wildebeest herd at Nossob!
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9. Springbok at Nossob!
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10. Secretary bird at Nossob!


My choice is 4, 3, 5
Enjoy!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Sun Nov 08, 2009 2:03 pm

Thanks for the votes! Here are the results for 07/11/09...

1. Tiny baby ellie at Orpen with 41 points! No. 5

2. Giraffe at Orpen with 20 points! No. 4

3. Baboons at Satara with 18 points! No. 6

I really appreciate the unmitigated levels of participation! :clap:
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Sun Nov 08, 2009 7:27 pm

Hi all! Enjoy these, most are pretty special!

1. Leopard at Orpen!
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2. Honey badger at Orpen!
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3. Hyaena at Orpen!
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4. Wildebeest at Orpen!
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5. Giraffe at Orpen!
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6. Bull kudu at Satara!
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7. Kudu cows at Satara!

8. Bateleur Eagle at Satara!
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9. Red hartebeest at Nossob!
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10. Wildebeest and red hartebeest at Nossob!
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I'm going for 2, 6, 1.... although all of them could win!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Mon Nov 09, 2009 6:02 pm

Hi all! Thanks for voting, it is much appreciated! The results for 08/11/09 are....

1. Leopard at Orpen with 50 points! No. 1

2. Honey badger at Orpen with 29 points! No. 2

3. Kudu at Satara with 13 points! No. 6

Weekl and daily sightings tonight... be sure to vote. The daily sightings are jaw-dropping with SO MANY GREAT SIGHTINGS!!!!!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Mon Nov 09, 2009 6:33 pm

Read Here
I'm very sorry about the early post, I can't afford any more big 5 sightings. The 10 spaces for daily sightings have already been filled up completely

So vote for the daily sightings and the weekly sightings!

Daily:

1. Ellie at Orpen!
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2. Serval at Orpen!
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3. Kudu bull at Orpen!
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4. Pair of giraffe at Orpen!
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5. Honey badger at Satara!
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6. African civet at Satara!
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7. Big dagghas at Satara!
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8. Buffalo close-up at Satara!
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9. Serval at Satara!
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10. Ellie at Satara!
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And the weekly please!

1. Pair of ellies at Orpen!
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2. Zebra and wildebeest at Satara!
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3. Hyaena family at Satara!
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4. Hyaena close-up at Satara!
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5. Ellie herd at Orpen!
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6. Buffalo close-up at Orpen!
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7. Marabou stork at Satara!
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8. Leopard close-up at Orpen!
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9. Hyaena washing its meal at Satara!
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10. Lionesses at Satara!
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11. Ellies at Satara!
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12. Giraffe at Orpen!
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13. Tiny baby ellie at Orpen!
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14. Leopard at Orpen!
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15. Honey badger at Orpen!
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My choice ...

Daily: 6, 9, 2

Weekly: 8, 10, 13

Enjoy!!!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Tue Nov 10, 2009 5:47 pm

A really heartfelt thanks to all who voted.... I know how difficult it must have been! The results are in....

DAILY:

1. African Civet at Satara with 44 points! No. 6

2. Serval at Satara with 26 points! No. 9

3. Honey Badger at Satara with 10 points! No. 5

WEEKLY:

1. Leopard close-up at Orpen with 38 points! No. 8

2. Lionesses at Satara with 29 points! No. 10

3. Hyaena washing its meal at Satara with 8 points! No. 9
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Tue Nov 10, 2009 7:15 pm

I hope this earlier posting time will allow more people to vote!

The 10/11/09 shortlist is...

1. Pangolin at Orpen!
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2. Male lion at Nossob!
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3. Lone ellie at Orpen!
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4. Serval at Orpen!
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5. Ellie herd at Orpen!
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6. Giraffe at Orpen!
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7. Lions and cubs at Nossob!
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8. Kudu, zebra and giraffe at Satara!
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9. Giraffe at Satara!
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10. Kneeling wildebeest herd at Satara!
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My choice is 1, 7, 4!

Great sightings, so enjoy!
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Wed Nov 11, 2009 5:45 pm

The results are in....

1. Pangolin at Orpen with 36 points! No. 1

2. Lions and cubs at Nossob with 30 points! No. 7

3. Male lion at Nossob with 20 points! No. 2
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Wed Nov 11, 2009 8:18 pm

Hi all!
Here is a special extended edition of the fave sightings! So many big 5 sightings today it's unbelievable!

1. Ellies in the rain!
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2. Buffalo herd!
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3. Lionesses!
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4. Lionesses return!
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5. Ellie herd!
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6. Buffalo reflections!
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7. Ellies and buffalo!
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8. Buffalo close-up!
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9. Ellies and buffalos in darkness!
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10. Buffalo face-shot!
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11. Blurry ellie!
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12. Giraffe drinking!
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13. Clearer ellie!
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14. Buffalo line-up!
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15. Three lion cubs!
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My choice is 15, 6, 1... enjoy :D
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Thu Nov 12, 2009 5:43 pm

The results are in for 11/11/09!

10 of the 15 got votes, so the special edition was definitely worth it :D

1. Ellies in the rain at Orpen with 25 points! No. 1

2. Lion cubs at Nossob with 19 points! No. 15

3. Lionesses at Nossob with 11 points! No. 4
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