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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Mon Mar 04, 2013 8:58 pm

Jan....Stunning pic of Malachite's :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Pumbaa » Mon Mar 04, 2013 10:16 pm

Would love to be there - Great that with all your pictures you can bring us Lake Panic closer :thumbs_up:

Malachites are also one of my favourites - Great that there is normally always at least one to be found :dance:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Mon Mar 04, 2013 10:18 pm

Malachite kingfishers are my favourite bird - and you got a superb sighting, Jan :cam: .
Those little ones could really make some noise.

Thank you for sharing :thumbs_up: .

May I add to the theme... got this one 2 years ago - little bit out of focus, but here it is...
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Tue Mar 05, 2013 4:18 am

:D

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Mar 05, 2013 7:27 pm

Thanks for the comments and views.

Kaapsedraai great image...they are very quick and you did well. :clap: :clap:

Heron fly by....spot the Drongo in the background. . . .

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Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Tue Mar 05, 2013 10:40 pm

Comments appreciated. :thumbs_up:

Jan, nice action shot of the heron. :cam:

A year or two ago the water level was relatively low with piece of land appearing and this croc was showing off with us in the hide guessing how many teeth he got. Knarsus! - do you still remember :hmz:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby roaneric » Wed Mar 06, 2013 12:59 am

Well, I am not going to volunteer to go count those teeth :lol: They look very sharp.

Lovely pics you guys. How I miss Lake panic and so sorry I'm going to skip it in July. We are only visiting the north. Well there's always a next time. In the meanwhile I'm enjoying your pictures :dance: :dance: :dance:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Wed Mar 06, 2013 4:29 am

Lovely, lovely images 8)

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Wed Mar 06, 2013 6:26 am

Jan and Kaapsedraai....Thank you for bringing Lake Panic magic daily to us. :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Mar 06, 2013 7:21 pm

Thank you for the comments :dance: :dance:

Kaapsedraai, best croc in the open at LP to date... super image :clap: :clap:

African Darter prepare to land...

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Wed Mar 06, 2013 7:34 pm

Jan,

Absolutely beautiful...love the light. :clap: :clap:

thanks for sharing. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Thu Mar 07, 2013 3:38 am

Never seen a Darter from that perspective. 8) Great action. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Thu Mar 07, 2013 7:22 pm

Thank you for the comments :dance: :dance:

Pied on the famous perch.

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Thu Mar 07, 2013 8:41 pm

Jan,

Gorgeous pic, love the glint in the eye. :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Thu Mar 07, 2013 10:35 pm

Lovely darter preparing to land and pied, Jan. :thumbs_up:

Then there are the less colourful ones, but also worth acknowleging... the Water thick knee watching things from the island behind the trees.
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