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Re: Kgalagadi landscapes, sunrises/sunsets and night pics

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Mar 05, 2014 8:38 pm

Great images kyknetta...just love the rain in KTP :clap:
Goronta...thats what we remember when we think about the Kgalagadi.......love it.... :thumbs_up:

Something different....Drongo looking at the moon......

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Unread postby lion queen » Tue Mar 11, 2014 10:35 am

They are all stunning!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

Love a nice Kalahari Thunder storm!!! :dance: :dance: :dance:
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Unread postby Goronta » Wed Mar 12, 2014 9:17 pm

Beautiful images of Kgalagadi storms :clap: :clap:
I like your moon-eater drongo ,Jan :thumbs_up: :D



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K.K july 23th-24th,
Urikaruus july 25th-26th,
Nossob july 27th- 28th
Grootkolk july 29th-30th -31st
Mata Mata august 1st - 2nd
Namibia august 3rd - 19th

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Unread postby hilda » Thu Mar 13, 2014 4:04 pm

I get a heartache by looking at the beauty of these landscapes! But we will just have to wait before we can visit Kgalagadi again! :(
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Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Thu Mar 13, 2014 4:46 pm

Agree Hilda...get a warm feeling just looking at the images....great shots!! :clap: :clap:

Sunrise rain near Mata Mata create the beautiful colours...

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Unread postby lion queen » Thu Mar 13, 2014 4:51 pm

I see I'll have to visit soon!!! :whistle: :hmz: :thumbs_up:

Great photos all!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby Goronta » Sat Mar 15, 2014 12:49 am

Great burning sky Jan :clap: :clap:
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2015:
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K.K july 23th-24th,
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Unread postby Goronta » Sat Mar 15, 2014 6:59 pm

A well-know landscape on july 2011

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Kgalagadi july 23th-August 3rd,
K.K july 23th-24th,
Urikaruus july 25th-26th,
Nossob july 27th- 28th
Grootkolk july 29th-30th -31st
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Unread postby Goronta » Sun Mar 16, 2014 5:36 pm

Early winter morning in KK july 2011

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2015:
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Kgalagadi july 23th-August 3rd,
K.K july 23th-24th,
Urikaruus july 25th-26th,
Nossob july 27th- 28th
Grootkolk july 29th-30th -31st
Mata Mata august 1st - 2nd
Namibia august 3rd - 19th

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Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Mar 16, 2014 7:14 pm

Beautiful colours and we must still visit the "well known Landscape"...great images :clap:

Lonely tree against a beautiful sunrise.... near the Tent camp...

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Unread postby Goronta » Mon Mar 17, 2014 11:12 pm

Great burning tree Jan :clap: :clap:

Another shot of the well known place on july 2011.I wish Iwas there right now :pray:

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K.K july 23th-24th,
Urikaruus july 25th-26th,
Nossob july 27th- 28th
Grootkolk july 29th-30th -31st
Mata Mata august 1st - 2nd
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Unread postby lion queen » Tue Mar 18, 2014 8:17 am

Red sands.............

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Unread postby Goronta » Wed Mar 19, 2014 2:01 pm

Nice view lion queen.
I can hear the music of the sand blowing in the wind :D
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2015:
Namibia july 21th-22th,
Kgalagadi july 23th-August 3rd,
K.K july 23th-24th,
Urikaruus july 25th-26th,
Nossob july 27th- 28th
Grootkolk july 29th-30th -31st
Mata Mata august 1st - 2nd
Namibia august 3rd - 19th

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Unread postby kyknetta » Wed Mar 19, 2014 2:19 pm

Thanks for bringing back all the good memories of KK! Beautiful burning colours Jan!
I love the movement of the sand, Lion Queen
I can share this 2 with you...

January 2014

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Unread postby lion queen » Wed Mar 19, 2014 2:20 pm

:clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

I just love KK!! :dance: :dance:
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