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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Thu Apr 16, 2015 5:44 pm

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

Beautiful colours and superb closeup Kaapsedraai!! :clap: :clap:

Stilt pose...

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Pumbaa » Fri Apr 17, 2015 1:11 pm

Thanks so much for all these beautiful bird shots here :thumbs_up:

Love the diderick and the yellow-billed stork :clap:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Fri Apr 17, 2015 3:16 pm

Thank you Pumbaa for the comment.

Close up Pied...

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Bushbuddies » Sat Apr 18, 2015 1:16 am

Wow - all such beautiful birds! Love the colors of the Yellow-billed Stork, Kaapsedraai and super close-up of the Pied Kingfisher, Jan! :clap:

Another "golden oldie" from 2011:

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12 Dec 2015 - Twee Rivieren
13 Dec 2015 - Nossob
14-15 Dec 2015 - Grootkolk
16 Dec 2015 - Nossob
17-18 Dec 2015 - Mata Mata
19 Dec 2015 - Twee Rivieren

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Apr 18, 2015 8:23 am

Thank you Bushbuddies for the comment :thumbs_up:

Lovely Heron pose and sighting!! :clap: :clap:

Hyena and the Hippos...

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Bushbuddies » Sat Apr 18, 2015 9:30 pm

That's a nice sighting, Jan... :mrgreen:
12 Dec 2015 - Twee Rivieren
13 Dec 2015 - Nossob
14-15 Dec 2015 - Grootkolk
16 Dec 2015 - Nossob
17-18 Dec 2015 - Mata Mata
19 Dec 2015 - Twee Rivieren

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Apr 20, 2015 7:34 pm

Thank you Bushbuddies for the comment :thumbs_up:

Hippo landing pose...

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Bushbuddies » Mon Apr 20, 2015 9:30 pm

Excellent shot! :clap:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Pumbaa » Mon Apr 20, 2015 10:09 pm

So many stunning shots :dance: Thanks so much for everybody posting here :gflower:

Love the heron landing shot - Very special :mrgreen:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Tue Apr 21, 2015 9:28 am

Bushbuddies, lovely heron moment :thumbs_up:

Jan, stunning composition of hyena, oxpecker on hippos :clap: :clap:

The heron landing - you got it spot on - stunning :clap:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Apr 21, 2015 7:03 pm

Thank you all for the comments :thumbs_up:

Species together...

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby hilda » Wed Apr 22, 2015 6:32 am

Five! Or am I missing some? Well done Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Apr 22, 2015 9:28 pm

Thanks Hilda........yip 5 in total :thumbs_up:

Spoonbill .........

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby hilda » Thu Apr 23, 2015 6:04 am

Beautiful bird, great shot Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Thu Apr 23, 2015 4:04 pm

Thank you Hilda..

Wide angle of the dam....counted 9 species... :hmz:

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