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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Crested Val » Thu May 03, 2012 8:47 pm

Here we go then.

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby saraf » Thu May 03, 2012 10:13 pm

I'm sure you all recognise the tree.

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat May 05, 2012 9:33 pm

Great images and bring back memories...

African Spoonbill posing and getting material for his nest.

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby RogerFraser » Sat May 05, 2012 9:48 pm

Great thread one of our favorite haunts


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Ele sequence playing with hippos

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby DinkyBird » Sat May 05, 2012 9:51 pm

Lovely ellie pics Roger .... amazing what one can see at one little old dam hey :D
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Hélène » Sat May 05, 2012 11:06 pm

Wonderful photos all! Spent many, many hours sitting in our car enjoying all the activity at Sunset Dam.


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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Hélène » Sat May 05, 2012 11:08 pm

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Hélène » Sat May 05, 2012 11:14 pm

[video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmbQZUWOHWo[/video]

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Foxy » Sun May 06, 2012 8:33 am

Such a lovely dam to sit and relax at, always something to see.
Beautiful photos posted by many of you.

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun May 06, 2012 3:00 pm

Superb sighting and moments capture

The local Baboons always visit the dam

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Sharifa » Sun May 06, 2012 4:12 pm

Gorgeous photos everyone :thumbs_up:

We had a face-off between a heron and yellow-billed stork on the famous tree at Sunset Dam

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby DinkyBird » Sun May 06, 2012 6:44 pm

Yonks ago, in 2004, with my first 'big' camera I took this, a fav pic of mine, at Sunset Dam:
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Sunset dam storks by dinkybird, on Flickr

And then in Nov, 2011, with a better and bigger camera, I took these:
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Fish eagle by dinkybird, on Flickr

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Saddle-billed stork by dinkybird, on Flickr
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Foxy » Sun May 06, 2012 8:27 pm

Wow Dalene, stunning photos.

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Switchback » Mon May 07, 2012 7:07 am

Ok, so here's my :cam: contribution from the Sunset dam, taken on Thursday morning.

A Yellow-Billed Stork comming in for a landing, doing some fishing and the having some breakfast:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby lion queen » Mon May 07, 2012 8:55 am

Wow all...............stunning photos!!!

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