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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Tue Jul 09, 2013 6:44 am

What a fantastic sighting Jan! Beautifully captured too! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Jul 09, 2013 7:36 pm

Appreciate all the kind comments :clap: :clap:

Previously uploaded the BIG croc in swimming in the water. He decided to pose in the open and only now could appreciate how big he is..may be 6 meters and many years old.

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Showing his big mouth and teeth .......

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Tue Jul 09, 2013 8:45 pm

WOW, a big one...Jan. :thumbs_up:

You got a nice view this tie round and appreciate you sharing it with us. :dance: :dance:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Wed Jul 10, 2013 6:05 am

Jan, Stunning pic of the croc... :clap: :clap: ..He looks rather old..but teeth still in good condition. :hmz:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Wed Jul 10, 2013 7:58 am

Indeed a huge old Croc Jan! Thanks for sharing! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Jul 10, 2013 8:03 pm

Thank you all for the comments and views. :dance: :dance:

Hamerkop searching for food....

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Pumbaa » Wed Jul 10, 2013 9:58 pm

That pale chanting goshawk picture is fantastic :mrgreen:

Great to see the croc outside of the water must be the same one we saw in 2011 - Only part of the head is visible but the body is huge :tongue:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Thu Jul 11, 2013 6:00 am

Thanks for sharing your wonderful pics Jan and Pumbaa :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Thu Jul 11, 2013 2:34 pm

Love the Hamerkop! Such a beautiful bird! Thanks Jan! :clap: :clap:

Pumbaa, it could well be the same Croc! He is huge! Thanks for sharing! :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby flying cheetah » Thu Jul 11, 2013 6:29 pm

That's a croc you definetely wouldn't like to meet during a swim :big_eyes:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Thu Jul 11, 2013 7:31 pm

Thank you all for the positive comments :dance: :dance:

Great image and well spotted Pumbaa :clap: :clap:

Catch of the day....

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby flying cheetah » Thu Jul 11, 2013 8:32 pm

Fantastic pic, especially with the reflections :clap:
I hope you also got pics when the Darter swallowed it's prey :wink:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Fri Jul 12, 2013 6:02 am

And what a catch! I wonder whether the Darter was able to turn it in the right position to swallow it! Superbly captured Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Fri Jul 12, 2013 6:09 am

Oh Jan, what a superb :cam: just perfect. :clap: :clap: ..very special.
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby naomi c » Fri Jul 12, 2013 9:11 am

So many incredible photographs! :clap: :clap: :clap:

Have not commented in a while but have to say that your last pic of the Fish Eagle is just beautiful Jan!

Your bird of prey on the perch is in fact a juvenile African Harrier Hawk or Gymnogene - awesome sighting!!

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