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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by isinkwe » Thu Jan 07, 2016 8:46 am

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I hate it when the voices in my head go silent.......I never know what they are planning. :roll:

So when is old enough to know better supposed to kick in ?

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Unread post by hilda » Thu Jan 07, 2016 1:00 pm

Stunning photo, love the reflection Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by Ladybirder » Thu Jan 07, 2016 3:58 pm

Love the reflection photo!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Thu Jan 07, 2016 6:17 pm

Thank you all for your kind comments.....appreciate them all!! :dance:

The one that got a way.... :hmz:

The Greenback caught the big fish but was to big to swallow and the Fish escape......

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Unread post by RoelfA » Thu Jan 07, 2016 8:19 pm

Sorry for the Greenback that the fish got away,stunning foto's....... :clap: :clap:

Southern Masked Weaver building a home .... :D :D

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Unread post by Nkulu » Thu Jan 07, 2016 10:55 pm

This is my favourite thread ....... thank you for sharing
Brilliant as always :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by hilda » Fri Jan 08, 2016 5:40 am

Shame for the Greenback to have lost his (too big) meal! Great sighting and pictures, thanks Jan! :clap: :clap:

What a perfect nest he is building RoelfA! They are masters of the art! Beautiful picture, thanks! :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by RoelfA » Fri Jan 08, 2016 9:22 am

Thanks Nkulu and Hilda for your comments,its appreciated. :) :)

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by lion queen » Fri Jan 08, 2016 12:18 pm

Lovely Green Heron photos! :clap: :clap: :clap:

His eyes were bigger than his stomach???

Roelf wow!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

Lovely photo showing so much detail of the building process!!
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Fri Jan 08, 2016 8:17 pm

Thank you all for the kind comments :thumbs_up:

Great photography Roelf!!....Super shot!!

So glad the Woodies were back and pose for a few shots... :dance: :dance:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Robbert » Fri Jan 08, 2016 11:44 pm

Lovely masked weaver shot RoelfA!

Wow! Great action shot of the woodland kingfishers Jan!

Thank you both for sharing your beautiful pictures! :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by RoelfA » Sat Jan 09, 2016 7:22 am

Thanks to all for your comments.

Jan you were lucky with the Woodlands,I have never sseen them there.Stunning photo. :clap: :clap:

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Unread post by hilda » Sat Jan 09, 2016 9:46 am

Perfect shot of the Woodland Kingfishers Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by Goronta » Sat Jan 09, 2016 4:22 pm

Beautiful images RoelfA and Jan :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Nkulu » Sat Jan 09, 2016 8:41 pm

Roelf and Jan, stunning :clap: :clap:
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