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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby ritad » Thu Jun 04, 2015 9:33 pm

I agree 1000% with RoelfA, :congrats:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Fri Jun 05, 2015 5:24 am

Stunning reflection pose of the Squacco Heron Jan! Perfectly captured! :clap: :clap:

Congratulations from my side too on your Wild Card Blog, and thank you Kaapsedraai, for the link! :dance: :dance:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Pumbaa » Fri Jun 05, 2015 11:40 am

The paradise flycatcher and the squacco heron shots are magnificent, Jan :thumbs_up:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Fri Jun 05, 2015 7:43 pm

Thank you all for the comments.appreciated :thumbs_up:

Local Bushbuck posing....

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby susanna1 » Sat Jun 06, 2015 3:24 pm

Beautiful images and sightings again Jan!!!

Kaapsedraai wrote:Jan, stunning article about you and your passion as published on the Wild Card Blog:
Wild Card blog article - King of Kingfishers


Wow Jan stunning Kingfishers......fully deserve to be recognize for you contributions and time spend with those colourful birds!

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat Jun 06, 2015 6:01 pm

Thank you for the comments! :thumbs_up:

Fish Eagle fly by against a dark BG....


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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby RoelfA » Sun Jun 07, 2015 6:56 am

Great photo of the Fish Eagle in flight. :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun Jun 07, 2015 5:23 pm

Thank you Roelf for the comment :thumbs_up:

They are so quick .......really need fast fingers...

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Goronta » Sun Jun 07, 2015 5:36 pm

WOW beautiful shot
For sure you have no time to think,your finger must be faster than your brain in that case :whistle:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Mon Jun 08, 2015 8:19 am

Stunning Fish Eagle in flight and the little Malachite with the drops of water and its reflection, superb Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Karin Mitton » Mon Jun 08, 2015 9:38 am

Photo of the malachite - :clap: :dance: :clap: :dance: :clap: :dance:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon Jun 08, 2015 7:31 pm

Thank you all for the kind comments!! :thumbs_up:

Golden back lighting pose .....

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Tue Jun 09, 2015 6:33 am

Stunning colours Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Jun 09, 2015 7:49 pm

Thank you Hilda!! :thumbs_up:

The dive out of nowhere...

One of the most difficult shots ...it happened very fast...the camera is refocusing ....no time to change settings ...finger ready.. :hmz:

So glad I still got my shot.... :dance: :dance:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread postby hilda » Wed Jun 10, 2015 6:53 am

Stunning shot Jan! :clap: :clap:
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