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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby barryels » Wed Sep 03, 2014 3:54 pm

Beautiful birdie picture LQ :clap: :clap: .
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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby hilda » Wed Sep 03, 2014 4:11 pm

OOOOeeeeffff dis mooi! (Oh, it is so beautiful!) Lion Queen! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Melda30 » Wed Sep 03, 2014 7:39 pm

That shrike is gorgeous. I have never managed to get one sitting still. Well done.

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Sep 03, 2014 8:14 pm

Great image and colours LQ :clap: :clap:

Sandgrouse take off...

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby lion queen » Thu Sep 04, 2014 8:25 am

Love the action Jan!! :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby lion queen » Thu Sep 04, 2014 8:29 am

Not the best of photos with all the branches, but I was so excited when I finally got a photo of this little birdie!!

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby hilda » Thu Sep 04, 2014 12:33 pm

A Striped Kingfisher? :dance: :dance:
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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Thu Sep 04, 2014 6:15 pm

Yip looks like a Stripe Kingfisher..great sighting LQ :clap: :clap:

There are so many Doves early morning at the waterholes....

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Unread postby Goronta » Thu Sep 04, 2014 6:22 pm

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby lion queen » Fri Sep 05, 2014 8:39 am

Jan what a lovely dove photo!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Fri Sep 05, 2014 5:02 pm

Love the pose and eye LQ....great shot!!

Crimson-breasted Shrike.....

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Sep 24, 2014 7:30 pm

Striped Kingfisher....

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby Robbert » Wed Sep 24, 2014 8:01 pm

Great shot Jan! (Beautiful blue Kalahari background 8) )

We never saw a striped Kingfisher in the Kalahari but we do know they apear there.

Thanks for sharing!

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Re: Birds seen in the Kgalagadi

Unread postby hilda » Thu Sep 25, 2014 2:31 am

Great shots, thanks Lion Queen and Jan! :clap: :clap:
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