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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby JeanniR » Fri Feb 22, 2013 7:52 am

Beautiful Jan!! :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Fri Feb 22, 2013 5:15 pm

To add to the variety that Lake Panic has to offer.

African darter posing on the lefthand side of the lake
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Fri Feb 22, 2013 5:49 pm

Love the golden light and comp....great image :clap: :clap:

Thanks it is weekend..... :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Fri Feb 22, 2013 7:31 pm

Absolutely amazing pictures Kaapsedraai and Jan! :clap: :clap:

I am also grateful for another weekend Jan! :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Fri Feb 22, 2013 7:35 pm

Kaapsedraai and Jan,

Awesome once again. :clap: :clap:

Thanks for sharing. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Feb 23, 2013 2:30 pm

Thank you Hilda and Trrp-trrrrrrrr...comments appreciated :dance:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Sat Feb 23, 2013 3:49 pm

Stunning picture of the Grey Heron Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sat Feb 23, 2013 4:43 pm

Stunning pic Jan :thumbs_up: ...the water looks so clear and inviting. :hmz:

Thanks for sharing. :popcorn:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Sun Feb 24, 2013 11:44 am

Jan, I love how you have described the grey heron's action. Great photo as usual. :thumbs_up: :think:

Thanks to all for comments.

Some brown-hooded kingfishers....
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sun Feb 24, 2013 11:55 am

Kaapsedraai,

Beautifully captured. :clap: :clap:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Sun Feb 24, 2013 12:24 pm

STUNNING pictures of the Brown-hooded Kingfisher Kaapsedraai! :dance: :dance:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Feb 24, 2013 7:28 pm

Wow Kaapsedraai great sightings and superb images. :clap: :clap:

African Darter returning to his favorite perch.

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Sharifa » Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:09 pm

Kaapsedraai and Jan van Wyk

Stunning! Stunning! Stunning images

Love the hippo photo and the detail on it

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:17 pm

Thank you for comments.

This is a very unique photo, Jan. :cam: :cam:
And the water is so calm which adds to the effect.
You got a good eye for photos which I really enjoy. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Crested Val » Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:25 pm

Tawny-Flanked Prinias seen on Thursday.

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