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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby Waterbuck » Mon Jul 29, 2013 10:21 am

Whoooooo :rtm: :rtm: :rtm: :rtm:
The masses have spoken (or they are jealous) :rtm: :rtm: :rtm: :rtm:
Need the committee (of one) remind you that we live on a continent of autocratic leaders........where rules are made to serve ones needs and broken to achieve ones goals....... :whistle:

I get a feeling I am on thin ice here...........fortunately I am a reasonable autocrat (is there such a thing?). It seems that some people are questioning the rules for multi-species pics that have been established through a democratic vote by committee members :twisted:..........

OK - all that aside. I am man enough to accept that my seven-species haul can be disqualified because it was not taken in a National Park (no, actually I am sobbing like a little girl :cry:). But since you people are friends and since I can't afford to loose members to this thread, I will accept this rule.

So lets review the rules:
1. Only animals count - no plants.
2. No dead animals or stuffed museum specimens.
3. People are animals, but they don't count.
4. The pics must be your own original shots.
5. Photoshop will be seen in the same light as peanut-butter and sardine sandwiches for breakfast.
6. Pixel sized or unidentifiable animals will be counted at the discretion of the committee.
7. Only pictures taken in South Africa National Parks may be used

Can anybody add anymore rules :rtm:
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby hilda » Mon Jul 29, 2013 12:37 pm

You would have been a "top scorer" if your picture was taken in a National Park! :dance: :dance:

Rules accepted! :thumbs_up:
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Mon Jul 29, 2013 1:07 pm

Waterbuck wrote:Need the committee (of one) remind you that we live on a continent of autocratic leaders........where rules are made to serve ones needs and broken to achieve ones goals....... :whistle:


...and where coups are the order of the day, but since you have moderated the radical policies somewhat, I shall demob the mercenaries.......
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby anne-marie » Mon Jul 29, 2013 3:19 pm

:lol: :lol: :lol:
still searching for seven :whistle:
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby BluTuna » Tue Jul 30, 2013 10:02 am

Hi Three-in-one peeples :yaya:

I'm back from a few days in Kruger and do I have a :cam: for this thread - It's gonna blow everything else into the weeds :dance: :dance: :dance:
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Tue Jul 30, 2013 2:32 pm

:popcorn:
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby BluTuna » Tue Jul 30, 2013 2:41 pm

That was to whet your appetite, the picture still has to be converted to JPEG and suitably processed etc....

Later today perhaps :D :D
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby anne-marie » Tue Jul 30, 2013 4:22 pm

:popcorn:
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby Waterbuck » Tue Jul 30, 2013 7:15 pm

Hi there peeples - while we wait for BluTuna to post his amazing multi-species pic I am reflecting on my disqualified pic that was not taken in a national park. I'm still miffed, but I can bet all of you I am sitting in the best possible place right now waiting for BluTuna. Its a National Park in SA and my accommodation looks like.............this..........
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby JDW » Tue Jul 30, 2013 9:00 pm

Not backpacking then Waterbuck? :D
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby BluTuna » Tue Jul 30, 2013 9:54 pm

Here it is.....

I'm going to take this one step at a time....

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1. Pelican
2. Water Thicknee
3. Yellowbilled Stork
4. Grey Heron
5. Openbilled Stork
6. Crocodile
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby BluTuna » Tue Jul 30, 2013 10:01 pm

Zooming out a bit....

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1. Pelican
2. Water Thicknee
3. Yellowbilled Stork
4. Grey Heron
5. Openbilled Stork
6. Crocodile
7. Hippopotamus
15-17 November 2013, day visitor at Croc Bridge gate.
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby BluTuna » Tue Jul 30, 2013 10:07 pm

Zooming ot a bit more....

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1. Pelican
2. Water Thicknee
3. Yellowbilled Stork
4. Grey Heron
5. Openbilled Stork
6. Crocodile
7. Hippopotamus
8. Spoonbill
15-17 November 2013, day visitor at Croc Bridge gate.
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby BluTuna » Tue Jul 30, 2013 10:08 pm

Taken at Sunset Dam on 29 July 2013.
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Re: One Photo - 3 or more species!!

Unread postby BluTuna » Tue Jul 30, 2013 10:16 pm

:hmz: I believe that entitles me to the following awards :-


Order of the Wild Dog
Order of the Serval
Order of the Aardwolf


:dance: :dance: :wink:
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