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 Post subject: Re: Kgalagadi landscapes, sunrises/sunsets and night pics
Unread postPosted: Tue May 14, 2013 11:03 am 
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This Thunderhead, photographed from urikaruus, developed into a massive storm. At the time I took this image, the storm must have been around the upper dune road about half way (saw the evidence the following day on the way to Nossob - lots and lots and lots of water). The storm moved all the way down to TR and beyond:

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 Post subject: Re: Kgalagadi landscapes, sunrises/sunsets and night pics
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Near Auchterlonie in july 2011


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 Post subject: Re: Kgalagadi landscapes, sunrises/sunsets and night pics
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some beautifull pictures :dance: :clap:

I got also something like "Fata Morgana"... but due to the heat, it seems to me :hmz:
and no disappearance for me
so certainly not the same phenomenon :?

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 Post subject: Re: Kgalagadi landscapes, sunrises/sunsets and night pics
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 Post subject: Re: Kgalagadi landscapes, sunrises/sunsets and night pics
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Misty morning in KK july 2011

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MZNP august 1st-4th,
Addo august 5-8th,
Tsitsikamma Storms River Mouth august 9th-11th ,Ebb and Flow : 12th-15th
Bontebok:16-17th
Agulhas:18th

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 Post subject: Re: Kgalagadi landscapes, sunrises/sunsets and night pics
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Hi all

I'm Peter and new to the forum. I spent 6 nights in the KTP last January. The view from Rooiputs Campsite was one of my favourite sight.

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 Post subject: Re: Kgalagadi landscapes, sunrises/sunsets and night pics
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Lovely misty morning Goronta......... :clap: :clap:

Peter66, it's always nice to have a favorite view to go back to..... :clap: :clap:

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Stunning pic's all around :clap: :clap: :clap: .

A huge welcome to the forums Peter66 :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up: .

Thanks to all for sharing such beautiful pic's :dance: :dance: .

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 Post subject: Re: Kgalagadi landscapes, sunrises/sunsets and night pics
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The images on this thread are truly stunning! :clap: :clap: :clap:
They really give me inspiration to keep trying!
These are from March this year.
Sunrise at Kiliekrankie.
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The pan at !Xaus.[It means heart]
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 Post subject: Re: Kgalagadi landscapes, sunrises/sunsets and night pics
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Stunning pic's by all the 'mites :clap: :clap: :clap: .

Thanks for sharing :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up: .

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One of the best moment after a nice day ...
Sunset before a nice braai with a nice glass of... :D :D

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K.K in july 2011

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Golden Gate july 25th-27th,
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MZNP august 1st-4th,
Addo august 5-8th,
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Bontebok:16-17th
Agulhas:18th

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The early morning drive on the loop to Marie se Draai:

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Lonely Kalahari 'dust devil'":

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Great photos all............ :thumbs_up:

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