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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Fri Dec 08, 2017 7:41 pm

Thank you for all the comments :thumbs_up:

Ellies arriving...poor EG's in the way.......hope we will be lucky again...... :hmz:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by hilda » Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:33 am

The Egyptian Geese won't go to far, they will check the Ellie out from a distance! Great shot Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sun Dec 10, 2017 5:28 am

EG's certainly make their presence felt, but then so do ellies. :D
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Mischief » Sun Dec 10, 2017 6:11 am

Jan great shot of the incoming vulture .
The Egyptian Geese had 3 chicks when we were there a month ago.Such a pretty little family.

Enjoy your upcoming trip.Trust you will have some special " Kodak camera " moments :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sun Dec 10, 2017 10:17 am

Thank you for the kind comments :thumbs_up:

9 days to go....... :dance:

Hope the Fish Eagle will entertained us again...... :thumbs_up:

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Unread post by adw » Sun Dec 10, 2017 3:14 pm

Wow. Lots of awesome sightings and great photos to match.
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Unread post by Robbert » Sun Dec 10, 2017 9:31 pm

:big_eyes: thats indeed a huge fish to swallow :big_eyes: love your ellie picture and not to forget the fish Eagle very well done :clap: :clap: :clap:
:mrgreen: being back so soon :mrgreen:
Can’t wait to see the new pictures!

Thanks for sharing :gflower: :gflower: :gflower:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by manicwalker » Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:39 am

Jan,
Ellies arrival :clap: :clap: :dance: :dance: :clap: :clap: :dance: :dance:
FE beautiful pic :thumbs_up: ...Thank you :gflower:

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Unread post by isinkwe » Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:51 am

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by hilda » Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:55 am

Jan van Wyk wrote:Hope the Fish Eagle will entertained us again......


I'm sure they will not disappoint Jan! Beautiful shot! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Mon Dec 11, 2017 6:22 pm

Thank you for all the comments... :thumbs_up:

Hoping for another catch........ :dance:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Goronta » Mon Dec 11, 2017 7:40 pm

Really like this one :clap: :clap: :clap:
Keep the momentum Jan
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Robbert » Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:42 pm

:clap: :clap: :clap: for another great action shot of the fish eagle :clap: :clap: :clap: only a few days to go till your next trip to more amazing encounters and pictures :dance: :dance: :dance:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Tue Dec 12, 2017 4:55 am

Stunning. :D

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by manicwalker » Tue Dec 12, 2017 5:49 am

:clap: :dance: :clap: :dance:
Beautiful Jan,
Thanks a million times over for sharing your amazing LP pics :gflower: :gflower: :gflower:


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