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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby Elsa » Wed Aug 13, 2014 11:13 am

Some really top class Number One pics here! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby hilda » Wed Aug 13, 2014 1:12 pm

Stunning pictures, all of them! Thanks for sharing your memories with us! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby Mellory » Wed Aug 13, 2014 4:04 pm

Sparrow and Granjan STUNNING pics :clap: Carolcass can understand why that is special :thumbs_up:
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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby Elsa » Wed Aug 13, 2014 5:12 pm

I know most folks have seen this a dozen or more times so forgive me but it still remains our Number 1 pic and special sighting!

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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby Carol g » Wed Aug 13, 2014 5:17 pm

Wow Elsa, that certainly is a sighting of a lifetime, sooooo exciting :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby Timbits » Fri Aug 15, 2014 1:46 am

I have 2 photos that are near and dear to my heart.

This was on the S100, September 2008. Lions had taken down a buffalo and there wasn't much left when we got there. It was very crowded but we managed to get an excellent spot. One lioness was sitting on the ribcage licking the last few bits of meat off the bone. We could hear the rasping of the tongue. The male lion was near the head of the buffalo guarding his prize. He put his head on his paws for about 4 seconds and I was lucky enough to get the shot. We returned 2 years later and the horns were still there.

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The second image is from Kgalagadi - August 30, 2012, Leeudril waterhole. Cagn caught an African Wild Cat. There were about 8 or 10 vehicles there. All the details are in my trip report
http://www.sanparks.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=27&t=66002

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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby RemiE » Fri Aug 15, 2014 8:04 pm

For me, it is impossible to have only one favourite. But I have three favourites of our December 2013 visit to Kruger. No 1. 3 young Elephants, I took the photo from the fence at Berg-en-Dal. Then a young male lion on Christmas morning just outside Lower Sabie in the road (Our Christmas gift) and last but not least on the 28th December the big bull Hippopotamus at Lower Sabie Rest Camp drove a young bull out of the herd.

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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby Foxy » Fri Aug 15, 2014 9:21 pm

Many great photos here.

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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sat Aug 16, 2014 5:57 am

Foxy wrote:Many great photos here.


I agree Foxy. 8)
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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby Phokojwe » Sat Aug 16, 2014 7:33 am

Elsa, that is a really special sighting and definitely on my wishlist!

Timbits, great capture!! Love it.

RemiE, those are 3 very special images. Thanks for sharing them with us.
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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby RemiE » Sat Aug 16, 2014 8:55 am

Only a pleasure Phokojwe. There's some stunning moments photographed by other forumites. All of them with a special story attached! Me and my old "mik-en-druk" end up taking thousands of photos on each Kruger visit and I cherish them all :redface:
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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby Elsa » Sat Aug 16, 2014 12:02 pm

All very special in their own ways and for different reasons. 8)
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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby hilda » Sat Aug 16, 2014 3:54 pm

Stunning memories RemiE! Beautifully captured! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Your own Picture NUMBER ONE!!!!!

Unread postby Crested Val » Sun Mar 22, 2015 2:04 pm

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