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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Fri Aug 29, 2014 8:37 pm

Thank you Rob for the comment :thumbs_up:

Wow what a perfect Hyena image!!!! :clap: :clap:

6 species in one image....only at Sunset dam....

First time we saw a Kori Bustard an the dam :dance:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby ockiev » Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:04 am

Thanks for sharing your pick with us Jan. :clap: :clap:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Robbert » Sat Aug 30, 2014 9:01 am

Even two Kori Bustards, beautiful birds! The wildlife at Sunset dam can be abundance, this is sooooo wonderful to see! At other moments it can be very quiet but if one looks closer even then there are animals to be seen if one knows how and where to look for. (Almost) never a dull moment in the Kruger NP, especially at the spots were there is water.

Thank you for sharing Jan!

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Lepardfan » Sat Aug 30, 2014 10:28 am

Surly some forum mates must have some images they want to share... :hmz:

Will have a look through our holiday photos of Dec 2012, hopefully there is some good ones. :wink:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Aug 30, 2014 7:15 pm

Thank you for the comments!!

Yip.....agree Lepardfan......there must be lots of images from other members...... :hmz:

Flying Baboon.....six legs.... :hmz:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Robbert » Sat Aug 30, 2014 8:05 pm

6 legs..... :hmz: :doh: :) :D :lol: funny!!!

Never a dull moment with baboons!

Thanks for sharing!

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Aug 31, 2014 10:35 am

Thank you Rob for the comment...appreciated :thumbs_up:

The Heron fight for landing space on the Hippo.

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Robbert » Sun Aug 31, 2014 3:28 pm

Heron fight......amazing!! There are plenty hippo backs in the lake so why is this back so special....?
Lovely action shot, thanks for sharing!

Hyena close up at Sunset Dam

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby normana53 » Sun Aug 31, 2014 5:53 pm

Jan, Love the fighting Herons! :clap:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Viking » Sun Aug 31, 2014 6:56 pm

Jan, thanks for proposing to upload pictures to this thread :thumbs_up: . I haven't seen the Sunset Dam thread before :( , but will follow it now, and promise to upload a picture every now and then. Sunset Dam is a wonderful place, and we always spend some time there. I will start with some of the pictures we have fresh in mind from our recent visit, and then later look in the archives from previous visits.
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Viking » Sun Aug 31, 2014 7:05 pm

Sunset at Sunset Dam March 2014.
The visit was dominated by rain, thunder and storm, but we managed to see the sun between clouds one late afternoon.

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Aug 31, 2014 7:11 pm

Thank you for sharing your wonderful sightings!!

Wow superb colours and perfect image!!! :clap: :clap:

:popcorn: :popcorn:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Robbert » Sun Aug 31, 2014 7:41 pm

Hi Lisbeth,

Welcome at the Sunset Dam!

Wonderful colours in your picture, it almost looks like colour infrared photography.

It's good to see others posting pictures as well ( I am running a bit out of them )


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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Aug 31, 2014 8:05 pm

Sorry Rob ...I was so glad about Lisbeth post for the first time...I for hot to comment on your image :wall:

That is a brilliant close up of the Hyena with lots of detail :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Sep 01, 2014 6:25 pm

The Hippo only give the Croc that look.....

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