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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby Kgalagadi Guru » Fri Sep 07, 2012 10:55 am

OK.....I just got the video clips of the lion on the walk and the leopard last night, now to convert it to a format I can work with and the edit and then post....so it will be up today still.

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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby anne-marie » Fri Sep 07, 2012 11:15 am

what a work you have Guru :shock:
thanks a lot :k
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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby Leanawel » Fri Sep 07, 2012 11:35 am

Take your time KG :think:

Wat 'n lekker vooruitsig vir ons :dance: and a BIG work for you :doh:

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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby Kgalagadi Guru » Fri Sep 07, 2012 11:39 am

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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby Nina! » Fri Sep 07, 2012 11:44 am

Hi KG,

The different formats etc. can really be a hard struggle, as I know from my own experiences :shock:
BUT: you got the raw material and I am sure you will find a solution.

Thank you so much for your efforts. :gflower:
They are greatly appreciated :thumbs_up:

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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby Nina! » Fri Sep 07, 2012 11:48 am

Leanawel,

May I ask what "Wat 'n lekker vooruitsig vir ons" means? :redface:

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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby Leanawel » Fri Sep 07, 2012 11:58 am

:redface: SORRY Nina!

It is a few words in Afrikaans, meaning: Seeing forward to the video :thumbs_up:

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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby Kgalagadi Guru » Fri Sep 07, 2012 1:31 pm

Ok here we go,

Firstly the credit for the video goes to Jenny & Peter Keyes who took the video from way back on the game drive truck.

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

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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby arks » Fri Sep 07, 2012 1:47 pm

WoW, Jannie, what a great encounter! And thanks to the Keyes for their video :thumbs_up:
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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby ruthp » Fri Sep 07, 2012 1:58 pm

Thanks Jannie :clap: :clap: Sitting in the office watching the leopard in KTP :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up: - Oh how I long to be there again -

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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby Leanawel » Fri Sep 07, 2012 2:08 pm

AMAZING - what a wonderful treat KG - and thanks to Jenny and Peter :gflower:

I love this leopard - and :cry: that dove is not even enough for a starter. Hope :pray: she will succeed to catch a decent meal SOON.

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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby Crested Val » Fri Sep 07, 2012 2:30 pm

Thanks Jannie and the Keyes. :thumbs_up:

I just loved the stretch and the yawn. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby Kgalagadi Guru » Fri Sep 07, 2012 2:44 pm

Credit goes to Jenny & Peter Keyes (They also took the Leopard video).

On the walk we heard the lion roaring, but far away, we decided to continue the walk and maybe look for the lion later on. As we reached the spot where we take a brake we could hear the lion much closer, I informed the guests the lion could be at Samevloeiing waterhole and if they would like to see if we could find it.
Obviously the people said yes... :clap: :P

We started walking and soon found out that the lion was on top of a dune close to Samevloeiing, so we decided to go up the dune and look. Once on top of the dune there was no lion :doh: , But then we heard him far away...and then saw him on the other side of teh Nossob river trying to avoid us.

Once he saw us on the dune he turned and started heading our way a good 400m, I could see in his way of walking he was not just coming over to say HI but rather get rid of what was in his territory, I said to the guests we should move towards the vehicle which was at that stage 70m from us, we started walking and once we reached the vehicle and all guests were in the lion was right next to us (about 10m). It walked to the dune where we stood and started looking for us, or whatever was standing there that he saw. He also started marking off his territory on the exact spot....

And that was my Friday morning :lol:

[video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bp-pa9lKqyo[/video]

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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby Leanawel » Fri Sep 07, 2012 3:37 pm

:big_eyes: what an impressive lion :clap: :clap: and in excellent condition :hmz: it must be all that Eland steaks that were on his plate lately :lol:

Thanks :thumbs_up: a leopard and a lion on one day - too much to absorb :whistle:

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Re: Virtual Game Drive / Walk.

Unread postby anne-marie » Fri Sep 07, 2012 4:02 pm

wow superb Leopard sighting... tiny meal... but a meal, thank you to Jenny & Peter Keyes :gflower:
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