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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Fri Mar 08, 2013 4:58 pm

Thanks for the comments.

Well spotted Kaapsedraai...great image :clap:

Young Hippo practicing with no teeth.

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Philip1 » Fri Mar 08, 2013 5:56 pm

:clap: :clap: Thank you all for bringing Lake Panic to us. Stunning. :great: :great:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Fri Mar 08, 2013 11:14 pm

Shame...these giants are cute in their own way. Great image, Jan. :thumbs_up:

Then there are these guys - terrapins. A lesson one can learn from a tortoise or a terrapin for that matter is 'that one will only move forward if you stick your neck out'.... :hmz:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sat Mar 09, 2013 4:24 am

Always something wonderful 8)
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sat Mar 09, 2013 7:05 am

Jan, Such a big yawn...super pic. :thumbs_up:

Kaapsedraai, Gorgeous pic of the sunbathing Terris. :thumbs_up:

Thanks for sharing. :popcorn:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Pumbaa » Sat Mar 09, 2013 4:17 pm

Thanks so much for all these magnificent pictures :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Sat Mar 09, 2013 9:26 pm

Thank you for comments. :thumbs_up:

These two Lesser-striped swallows were busy with some serious business in SA.
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sun Mar 10, 2013 5:55 am

that could be sent for a caption competition :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sun Mar 10, 2013 7:24 am

Kaapsedraai,

Love the two little "love birds"...Singing ever of nicely. :dance: :dance:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby vinkie » Sun Mar 10, 2013 10:09 am

Wonderful photo of the terrapins :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Sun Mar 10, 2013 12:11 pm

Awesome picture of the Terrapins Kaapsedraai, as well as that of the Lesser-striped Swallows! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Mar 10, 2013 3:21 pm

Great images Kaapsedraai :clap: :clap:

Jacana fly by (They are very quick and this one not so sharp, but will try again in two weeks time ...)

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sun Mar 10, 2013 9:49 pm

Jan,

Stunning pic of the Jacana fly by. :thumbs_up:

Jan van Wyk wrote: but will try again in two weeks time ...


Wow!!!! Jan...have an awesome time with many wonderful sightings. :mrgreen:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Sun Mar 10, 2013 10:41 pm

Brilliant image, Jan. I agree, they are quick and really test your skills. :thumbs_up:

I have observed that the Jacana and the Blake crakes are also not very fond of one another as there are occassional battles...here is "the family" busy looking for food...
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Mon Mar 11, 2013 7:12 am

Beautiful images once again Jan and Kaapsedraai! :clap: :clap:

Classic shot of the Jacana Jan! And the Black Crake with it's beautiful colours is just awesome Kaapsedraai! :dance: :dance:
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