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Unread postby Robbert » Fri May 02, 2014 8:29 am

Thank you Mez, Lion Queen,

I hardly can't wait for you new pictures Lion Queen, I think the weather in May will be very nice, cool and dry? We never been in the Kgalagadi this time of the year.

This BW infrared picture was shot 2 years ago near the office of the Kalahari tented camp, the horns are not there anymore.

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Unread postby lion queen » Fri May 02, 2014 8:38 am

Lovely Rob!! I remember the horns!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

Thanks for the wishes!! :thumbs_up:
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Unread postby hilda » Fri May 02, 2014 1:46 pm

Stunning pictures, thanks eos5d! :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby GavinW » Sun May 04, 2014 8:54 am

Polenstwa sunset

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Unread postby CliveK » Sun May 04, 2014 1:19 pm

The sunrise, clouds, rainbow and sunset (together with the two unusual B&W scapes) all on one page is fantastic :clap: :clap: :clap: Thanks all for sharing.

GavinW, a beautiful setting perfectly captured :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby Robbert » Sun May 04, 2014 7:41 pm

Hi Gavin,
Somehow this tent looks familiar to us.... :wink:
Lovely atmosphere you caught on photo!

Thanks a lot for sharing!

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Unread postby Robbert » Mon May 05, 2014 10:40 am

"Storm was coming"

(TR, late afternoon, 05th of March 2014)

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Unread postby lion queen » Mon May 05, 2014 10:58 am

Rob I do love the colours!! Stunning!! :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby hilda » Mon May 05, 2014 3:13 pm

You have captured the storm superbly eos5d! Beautiful colours! :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby Robbert » Mon May 05, 2014 8:48 pm

Hi Lion Queen, Hilda,
Thank you both for the nice words!
Luckily the storm turned out not to be that violent and our little tent survived, not that bad because it was our first day camping.

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Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon May 05, 2014 8:52 pm

Wow...what a great moment captured.......stunning image!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Unread postby lion queen » Tue May 06, 2014 11:12 am

Veld fires in 2012..........that was a terrible time and not something nice to witness.

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Unread postby Robbert » Tue May 06, 2014 11:30 am

Aiiii!

If done properly veld fires can revitalise the veld but I presume these fires had nothing to do with conservation....
We had some scary moments in the past being close to veld fires and one never knows what tricky play the wind will perform.... :( :(
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Unread postby Robbert » Sat May 10, 2014 12:57 pm

"After the storm" a micro landscape inside the TR camp

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Kgalagadi Skyline

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