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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby MarkusF » Fri May 10, 2013 5:09 pm

Wonderfully captured, Sparrow. Lurking.... waiting.... eyeing....

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Graham_5000 » Fri May 10, 2013 6:54 pm

Amazing shot Sparrow! Terrifying creature! Has anyone seen an ambush at Sunset dam, successful or otherwise?
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Pawps » Sat May 11, 2013 2:58 pm

That's a serious croc. I wonder if he has a ticking alarm clock inside him?

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat May 11, 2013 7:31 pm

Great Croc sighting Sparrow :dance: :dance:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun May 12, 2013 7:16 pm

Always something to see at Sunset dam.......

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Sun May 12, 2013 9:20 pm

Brilliant :cam: of the Egyptian goose in flight, Jan. :clap:

The landscape shot with zebras is also a great one. :thumbs_up:

Great shots, once again. :dance:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon May 13, 2013 4:52 pm

Thank you for the comments :dance:

MarkusF....The bad ones always go to the bin........ :D

Stork reflection...

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Mon May 13, 2013 9:10 pm

Beautiful reflection with the calm water. Brilliantly captured. :thumbs_up:

Another great :cam: , Jan.
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Mon May 13, 2013 9:14 pm

These Yellow-billed storks are clever. We watched some busy looking for food and they open their wings so it throws a shadow on the water and then they can spot the fish better. Here is one in action at Sunset dam.
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue May 14, 2013 7:02 pm

Thank you for the comments.

Great shot Kaapsedraai :clap: :clap:

The Hammerkop and Stork

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Tue May 14, 2013 9:38 pm

Another great one, Jan. :thumbs_up:

To continue on the Yellow-billed stork theme, I wonder if this stork was aware of the croc next to it. Funny enough, I only realised that there was a croc when I downloaded the photo at home and did not spot it at the time when I took the pic.
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Thu May 16, 2013 7:37 pm

Appreciate the comments. :dance: :dance:

Great sighting Kaapsedraai!!!

Always something to see at the dam....

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Fri May 17, 2013 6:30 pm

Lovely shot of the warthog family with hippos in foreground. :cam:
Just shows that Sunset dam is a popular meeting place and great variety always around.

Great one, Jan. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat May 18, 2013 9:22 pm

Thank you Kaapsedraai :dance: :dance:

The Heron, Croc and Hippo....may be the Croc is pushing his luck......

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Mon May 20, 2013 7:26 pm

A very interesting photo, Jan. :cam:

Seems that the croc and hippo are very close to one another. :hmz:

Great pic, once again. :thumbs_up:
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