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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Tessa G » Wed May 11, 2016 1:50 pm

Stunning photos!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

Thank you Jan, Roelf, and Phokojwe
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Wed May 11, 2016 8:10 pm

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

Catch of the day..........before the Fish Eagle spotted it......

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by lion queen » Wed May 11, 2016 9:06 pm

Wow very interesting photo!!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

Shame all the hard work and then the FE spots your catch!!!
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Pumbaa » Wed May 11, 2016 10:12 pm

A flying fish, Jan :lol:

carried by a submarine - I guess I would have laughted out loud when taking that shot :thumbs_up:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by RoelfA » Thu May 12, 2016 8:08 am

I agree with Lion Queen,a very interesting photo. :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by hilda » Thu May 12, 2016 2:06 pm

Exceptional shot Jan! He can just as well share with the Fish Eagle, because he will never be able to swallow that Fish! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Thu May 12, 2016 3:14 pm

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

The Fish Eagle then dive down to claim the poor darter hard earn meal...



This time the Darter dive back in the water and got away .... :dance: :dance:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by hilda » Thu May 12, 2016 4:12 pm

Beautiful action shots, thanks Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by lion queen » Thu May 12, 2016 4:13 pm

What a lovely interaction sighting!!!

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by manicwalker » Fri May 13, 2016 5:59 am

Beautifully captured action photos, Jan! :clap: :thumbs_up: :clap: :thumbs_up:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by RoelfA » Fri May 13, 2016 8:58 am

Stunning action shots of the Fish Eagle. :clap: :clap: :clap:

:popcorn: :popcorn: :popcorn:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Fri May 13, 2016 3:17 pm

Thank you all for the comments :thumbs_up:

Jacana and te EG;s......

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by lion queen » Fri May 13, 2016 3:21 pm

:clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

Wow what an amazing photo!!!!
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Tessa G » Fri May 13, 2016 6:07 pm

Fantastic sequence of Fish Eagle photos :clap: :clap: :clap:

Beautiful Jacana :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sat May 14, 2016 11:20 am

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

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