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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
Unread postPosted: Wed Mar 20, 2013 6:40 pm 
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:whistle: Hi you two, thank you for great photos. :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Thank you for the comments and best wishes Kaapsedraai. Hopefully the weather will play along with lots of action and the finger on the camera.... :cam:

Superb sunrise image with stunning colours :clap: :clap:

Hope to see the resident Goliath Herons.... :think:

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Kaapsedraai....Absolutely stunning the golden light is awesome. :thumbs_up:

Jan...Amazing pic of the Herons...lighting perfect again. :thumbs_up: ..Have a safe trip, enjoy and hope you (capture) :cam: many memorable sightings. :dance:

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Another brilliant photo of the Goliath herons and the golden water - excellent, Jan.

I hope to keep the topic alive, Jan.

Take care. :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Fantastic Heron photo Jan :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Beautiful image Kaapsedraai! :clap: :clap:

Beautiful picture of the Herons Jan! Enjoy every minute of this trip! :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Thank you to all for comments. :thumbs_up:

An African darter spreading its wings...
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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Stunning :D

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Kaapsedraai,

Absolutely amazing ...shimmering light on darters wings just stunning. :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Thank you Meandering Mouse and Trrp-trrrrrrrr :thumbs_up:

There are some large crocs at the 'Lake', but this grey heron decided to rather walk the other way...
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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Wise Heron to rather walk away from that huge Croc Kaapsedraai! Awesome picture! :clap: :clap:

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Agree, hilda. Thank you for your comment. :thumbs_up:

We saw these 2 African pied wagtails to the tree and it seemed there is a nest there, perhaps on the other side.
It adds to the diversity one can expect only at the "Lake"
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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Love the :cam:

I am always amazed at how brazen the birds are around crocs. They seem to be able to read when there is danger. Mind you, I did once see a egret kill by a croc. I felt very sorry for the egret.

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 Post subject: Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery
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Kaapsedraai,

Great pics. :clap: :clap: ...LP sure has an amazing variety. :thumbs_up:

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