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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Nkulu » Mon Apr 06, 2015 12:17 pm

:clap: :clap:
You gentlemen know how to make me homesick :D
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Goronta » Mon Apr 06, 2015 12:28 pm

Do agree with you isinkwe :clap: :clap:
The most important is to share :thumbs_up:
Thanks Jan for all the threads you keep active :clap: :clap: :clap:
It's a lot of work !
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Apr 06, 2015 7:44 pm

Thank you Goronta, Nkulu and Hilda for the comments :thumbs_up:

Goronta wrote:Thanks Jan for all the threads you keep active
It's a lot of work !


My pleasure to share but ..Yip it take up lots of time...every image was taken in raw format ... must be process....and posted ...but as long as Mates enjoying the images and sightings... it makes my day and all worth while :thumbs_up:

Agree it is all about sharing and helps until the next visit... :hmz:

Yellow-billed Stork...

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby meercatmaz » Mon Apr 06, 2015 11:45 pm

This is a great thread

From the animals to the birds, the sightings by forumites are superb :clap: :clap:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Tue Apr 07, 2015 2:39 pm

isinkwe, :clap: :clap: :clap: thank you for the encouragement :thumbs_up:

Just like the one pic with all the crocs (did I say crocs? in mystery fashion :hmz:) on the bank. :clap:

Jan, stunning pics of the YB stork and hippos playing :clap: :clap: :clap:

One early morning while overcast, got this Marsh Sandpiper close to the parking area on the edge of the dam whil car lights still on. The water was also a bit green allowing for this beautiful turcoise colours :D
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Apr 07, 2015 7:07 pm

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

Kaapsedraai wrote:The water was also a bit green allowing for this beautiful turcoise colours


Agree....beautiful colours and sighting Kaapsedraai!!!

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Bushbuddies » Tue Apr 07, 2015 8:10 pm

Somehow, I seemed to have either missed this thread or forgot about it long ago... :whistle: Beautiful sightings and pics of a beautiful place! :clap: Thank you all for sharing! :thumbs_up: Need to go and dig up a few of my old photos - haven't been to Sunset Dam recently. But then I have a whole week in LS in June... Hope to get some memorable sightings then! :dance:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Bushbuddies » Tue Apr 07, 2015 8:18 pm

Dug this one out from 2011 - White-crowned Lapwing:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby isinkwe » Sat Apr 11, 2015 7:30 am

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Bushbuddies » Sat Apr 11, 2015 8:19 am

Lekker Spoonbill Isinkwe! :thumbs_up:

Green-backed Heron aiming:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby hilda » Sat Apr 11, 2015 8:27 am

Awesome pictures! Thanks Bushbuddies and Isinkwe for sharing! :dance: :dance:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Apr 12, 2015 7:13 am

Thank you for sharing the great images Bushbuddies and isinkwe :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:

Only one place like Sunset Dam ad always delivered!! :dance: :dance:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Apr 12, 2015 8:52 am

Hippo on the move....

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby isinkwe » Mon Apr 13, 2015 8:58 am

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Apr 13, 2015 4:04 pm

Great shot isinkwe...3 species in one photo :clap: :clap:

Marsh Sandpiper......

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