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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:40 am

:D

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Apr 30, 2012 3:36 pm

Tx for viewing and the comments

The Pied Kingfishers are always active. They often hunts by hovering over the water before diving and use a perch to eat their catch.

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Sometimes the Hippo's give a show. The light was not great but the Kiss made up for a special moment at LP

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Mon Apr 30, 2012 3:47 pm

Jan, shoes,

I really do love your pictures. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby picnic » Mon Apr 30, 2012 7:33 pm

:thumbs_up: Jan, nice :cam:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Leeukos » Mon Apr 30, 2012 8:11 pm

These are truly amazing photos.

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby flying cheetah » Mon Apr 30, 2012 11:00 pm

Very impressive pics :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue May 01, 2012 11:20 am

Tx again for viewing and comments

One other bird always at LP is the Green-backed Heron.Prefers dense vegetation near water and breeds low down in trees.


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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby DuQues » Tue May 01, 2012 11:38 am

:thumbs_up: :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:

What lens are you using? That is obviously not a 10-22.... 600?
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby bornfree » Tue May 01, 2012 11:51 am

Fabulous images Jan, enjoying your work :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:

Thanks for sharing.

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby threedogs » Tue May 01, 2012 12:19 pm

:clap: Truly beautiful images.
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Pumbaa » Tue May 01, 2012 2:11 pm

I am so enjoying your pictures, Jan,

they are all so beautiful and it is as if I am there - Sigh :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Unread postby norms » Tue May 01, 2012 2:24 pm

Fantastic photos from a fantastic place - :thumbs_up:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue May 01, 2012 6:05 pm

Tx again for the comments.

I wish I had a 600mm :) ...but most of the images were taken with a 400mm lens

Another resident is the Reed Cormorant.

This one pose on a early cold morning with the sun rising for the perfect back lighting

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Often sits with out spread wings in the sun to dry and LP have a perfect perch.

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed May 02, 2012 7:51 pm

Don't know what will LP be without the Hippo's. Waiting hours for a yawn and when it happen you are to late.

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And then the young one pose for a photo!!

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Bushbuddies » Wed May 02, 2012 9:32 pm

:clap: :clap: :clap:

Lekker double chins on that little hippo! :lol:
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