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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Thu Jan 08, 2015 12:18 pm

Thank you Kaapsedraai and naomi for the comments....appreciated :thumbs_up:

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Unread post by Goronta » Thu Jan 08, 2015 2:44 pm

Two weeks away and WOW :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:
What a pleasure! hanging at every post of this nice thread
I have not enough words to comment this young eagle episode :sup:
As you often say Jan : "I take a bow" :thumbs_up:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Dupacc » Thu Jan 08, 2015 2:54 pm

I keep on coming back to this gallery just to admire Jan van Wyk's photos. Thank you for sharing Jan. :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by hilda » Thu Jan 08, 2015 2:58 pm

Stunning pictures, thanks Jan! :clap: :clap:

Congratulations with the "Sighting of the month" Jan! A very special sighting, and beautifully captured! :dance: :dance:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Thu Jan 08, 2015 7:04 pm

A big thank you for all the comments.....really appreciated :thumbs_up:

Hilda,thank you but was keeping the images back for later in my story.... :hmz:

Few more take off image before the action stars....

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Time to meet the other players...to be continued....

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Unread post by RoelfA » Thu Jan 08, 2015 7:52 pm

You make me jealous with these stunning shots. :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Unread post by Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Fri Jan 09, 2015 6:05 am

Beautiful sequence shots Jan :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by Leanawel » Fri Jan 09, 2015 6:29 am

Breathtaking beautiful, Jan :whistle:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Fri Jan 09, 2015 6:49 pm

Thank you all for joining on my mini report of my wonderful sighting :thumbs_up:

He landed on the right hand side...and think that's when he decided it is time for some action.. :hmz:

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Time to prove himself.......eyes focus on all the other locals...

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First some warm up exercises........

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Story will continue......

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by SN Opperman » Fri Jan 09, 2015 7:12 pm

Excellent sighting captured Jan, looking forward to the rest of the story

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Unread post by Pumbaa » Fri Jan 09, 2015 8:20 pm

What a fantastic sighting with lots of magnificent shots, Jan :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Kaapsedraai » Fri Jan 09, 2015 8:52 pm

Jan, just stunning images :clap: :clap: :clap:

You must be out of your skin while enjoying these special moments. :D :dance:

This is the special moments only Lake panic will deliver. Thank you so much for sharing these with us. :thumbs_up:

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Unread post by hilda » Sat Jan 10, 2015 6:39 am

Had to catch up again, but it is so fantastic to look at all these brilliant photos Jan! Absolutely stunning! :clap: :clap:
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23 - 25 October - Shingwedzi
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Sat Jan 10, 2015 7:31 am

Thank you for sharing this wonderful sighting of yours with us Jan :thumbs_up: ....It surely must have been so exciting to be able to capture all these stunning moments :clap:
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Unread post by Leanawel » Sat Jan 10, 2015 9:27 am

:D :D Excellent Jan!

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