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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby Lionspoon » Tue Jun 23, 2009 2:26 pm

Great news! :dance: Thanks to all involved for their work! :clap:
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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby bishop3006 » Tue Jun 23, 2009 10:57 pm

You guys mustn't thank me - I'm not doing anything. You must thank the guys from SANParks who first of all came up with this idea, and then actually went through with it. :clap: :clap:

Me? I just get to watch the videos and decide whether there's enough, or unique enough, traffic to warrant keeping them, else I delete them. That's all. I just get to do what we all do anyway! :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby bishop3006 » Wed Jul 08, 2009 8:26 pm

I guess it is time that I show that I am at least pretending to do something! :mrgreen:

Not sure yet how we'll handle this going forward, and whether we'll move this to one or more different sticky notes or what, but here's what I'm going to do. When I watch the videos to determine whether they're staying or going, I'm making notes for myself what action is on the cams. I add these to the comments of the video itself on YouTube, so that visitors to YouTube who see it there can at least read those comments (I know I always read the poster's comments.)

What I'll do is to post the same comments here when I link to a video. I'll be posting the links to a couple here tonight, and will hopefully from now on be able to do so on a regular basis. I'm way behind but hope to catch up in the next week or so.
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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby bishop3006 » Wed Jul 08, 2009 8:28 pm

Orpen Webcam 2009-05-11

Today was a quiet day, but look out for the "dancing" giraffe in the afternoon.

[video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=efmD6qUy5Yw[/video]

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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby bishop3006 » Wed Jul 08, 2009 8:30 pm

Satara Cam 2009-06-14

You can see, apart from the birds, hyaena, zebra, baboon, impala, blue wildebeest, buffalo, steenbok and jackal.

[video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WdrwE0l0WYM[/video]

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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby bishop3006 » Wed Jul 08, 2009 8:32 pm

Orpen Cam 2009-06-14

You can see jackal, hyaena, steenbok, marabou stock, blue wildebeest, warthog, impala, buffalo and elephant. Some only fleeting glimpses, some many and extended sightings.

[video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uT5xoSVdZRc[/video]

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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby bishop3006 » Wed Jul 08, 2009 8:39 pm

Satara Cam 2009-06-16

You can see buffalo, hyaena, zebra, blue wildebeest, impala, jackal and what appears to be a civet at around 2139.

[video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07mB2fPNi3Y[/video]

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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby MATTHYS » Wed Jul 08, 2009 8:39 pm

Thank you, Bishop :clap:
When I watch the videos to determine whether they're staying or going, I'm making notes for myself what action is on the cams. I add these to the comments of the video itself on YouTube, so that visitors to YouTube who see it there can at least read those comments (I know I always read the poster's comments.)

:thumbs_up: :D
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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby bishop3006 » Wed Jul 08, 2009 8:42 pm

Satara Cam 2009-06-17

Especially look out for the martial eagle at around 1225. The rest is the usual traffic of hyaena, zebra, impala, buffalo, blue wildebeest, steenbok and jackal. And always lots of birds.

[video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3NNSc6hWDAk[/video]

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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby Siobain » Wed Jul 08, 2009 8:58 pm

Bishop, this really takes dedication.....thanks for taking the time, really
appreciate it. :clap: :clap: :thumbs_up:
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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby DuQues » Wed Jul 08, 2009 10:30 pm

Especially look out for the martial eagle at around 1225.

Aha! I can see a becoming birder, are you going to try for the LBJ's as well? :whistle: :lol:
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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby bishop3006 » Wed Jul 08, 2009 11:45 pm

Nah Siobain, anybody can do it.

DuQues! Sir, I have to inform you that I am a Stiffneck, and have been for some time already! (Actually just trying to be one is hard enough work!) LBJ's? :tongue:


The videos? Not a single one of the other thirteen I watched tonight made the cut, so all will be deleted if Nedret doesn't disagree with me.
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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby DuQues » Thu Jul 09, 2009 12:09 am

bishop3006 wrote:DuQues! Sir, I have to inform you that I am a Stiffneck, and have been for some time already!

Whoops! :lol:
I didn't know that... Image :redface:

Tried the Bird Challenge yet? <very innocent look>
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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby bishop3006 » Thu Jul 09, 2009 7:48 am

:mrgreen: When I got into bed I realised I should have put a <haughty tone on>...<haughty tone off> around that! :mrgreen: But I was not in the mood to get up again and do so.

Bird Challenge? Actually not lately, the time's just not there unfortunately. :cry: Did a couple when Johan was still running them, actually with my one one son, the one with the currently-broken-but-hopefully-healing-properly collarbone :roll: We did around 6-8/10 usually. But man, now THAT is WORK, HARD work! :big_eyes:
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Re: Webcam time-lapse movies on YouTube

Unread postby bishop3006 » Thu Jul 09, 2009 10:47 pm

Orpen Cam 2009-06-22

You can see Hyaena, Impala, Warthog, Elephant (one bull, another BIG bull and a breeding herd with calves), Baboons and Jackal.

I wonder whether that bull at 1818 has a name? I've asked on the Tuskers topic.

[video]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fEBZRKvwZqQ[/video]

Edited to add:

AAT says on the Tuskers Forum

You have seen Muliluane on the webcam, he is a named Tusker and roams the area between Sabi Sands and Kruger (between satara and tshokwane)
Area but also the shape of his tusks made it easy to recognize.
nice sighting on webcam !!


Edited once again to add the CORRECTION! This is not Muliluane, but in fact it is Mac, as the radio collar can actually be seen! Thanks to mafortini, as confirmed by Aat. :clap: :clap:

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