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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Feb 25, 2014 7:20 pm

Free meal with all the Elande laying around....

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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby lion queen » Tue Feb 25, 2014 8:20 pm

Beautiful Jan!!! Tawny Eagles are such beautiful birds!!!

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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby Ladybirder » Tue Feb 25, 2014 10:51 pm

Great shots :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Wed Feb 26, 2014 1:20 pm

Lovely Jan.

With the scarcity of vultures in KTP, the tawnies & baleleurs (as captured by Jan) 'clean up'.
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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Feb 26, 2014 8:15 pm

Thank you all for the comments :thumbs_up:

Close up of a young Goshawk against a perfect BG....

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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby lion queen » Wed Feb 26, 2014 9:00 pm

That is perfect in all aspects!!!

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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby Goronta » Wed Feb 26, 2014 9:05 pm

Really wonderful Jan :thumbs_up: beautiful image :clap: :clap: :clap:
One of the best I saw this month on the forum !
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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby CliveK » Thu Feb 27, 2014 9:33 pm

Congratulations Jan :congrats: You truly are an exceptionally talented photographer :gflower: :gflower:
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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Mar 04, 2014 7:18 pm

Thank you CliveK, Goronta and lion queen for the kind comments....appreciated :thumbs_up:

Vulture after a rain bath ....

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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby Philip1 » Tue Mar 04, 2014 7:25 pm

CliveK wrote:Congratulations Jan :congrats: You truly are an exceptionally talented photographer :gflower: :gflower:

Ditto..... :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Mar 05, 2014 8:15 pm

Wow ...Philip1 and CliveK.....really appreciate your comments :thumbs_up:

Young Goshawk in perfect early morning golden light...

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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby wildc » Mon Mar 10, 2014 5:48 pm

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After a huge thunderstorm near kij kij we came across this beautiful Batuleur. Spent quite a time eating small insects then... take off.
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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Thu Mar 13, 2014 7:03 pm

Superb Bateleur in flight wildc :clap: :clap: :clap:

Tawny take off......

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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Mar 17, 2014 7:04 pm

Young Goshhawk on the hunt....

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Re: Raptors of KTP

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Mar 25, 2014 7:26 pm

Young Bateleur...

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