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Re: Owlet, Pearl-spotted

Unread post by Rusty Justy » Thu Aug 27, 2009 12:45 pm

Fantastic work Johan :D Love the photos!
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Re: Owlet, Pearl-spotted

Unread post by Lizet Grobbelaar » Thu Aug 27, 2009 6:19 pm

:clap: Great pics Johann

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Unread post by Sprocky » Thu Aug 27, 2009 6:34 pm

:clap: :clap: Excellent Johann, these must be the best I have seen of the species! :thumbs_up:

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Re: Owlet, Pearl-spotted

Unread post by Johann » Fri Aug 28, 2009 12:19 pm

Thanks for the comments people. I had a very accommodating subject, made life a bit easier.
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Re: Owlet, Pearl-spotted

Unread post by Guinea Pig » Tue Oct 06, 2009 2:49 pm

Pearl-spotted Owlet. Borakalalo National Park, Northwest Province.

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Re: Owlet, Pearl-spotted

Unread post by Jakkie » Wed Nov 04, 2009 11:50 am

Hi I am new to the forum and enjoying it very much. Where can I download the sound of the pearl spotted owl.

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Unread post by RUMURUTI » Wed Nov 04, 2009 12:09 pm

This pic was taken at Talamati, little guy stayed all day perched close to the veranda.
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Re: Owlet, Pearl-spotted

Unread post by Sprocky » Wed Nov 04, 2009 12:18 pm

Here is one I took at Tzendze two weeks ago.

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Unread post by Rusty Justy » Wed Nov 04, 2009 7:07 pm

Well Captured :clap: :clap:
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Re: Owlet, Pearl-spotted

Unread post by Jakkie » Fri Nov 06, 2009 8:43 am

Hi I am new to the forum and enjoying it very much. Where can I download the sound of the pearl spotted owl.

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Re: Owlet, Pearl-spotted

Unread post by Johann » Fri Nov 06, 2009 11:34 am

Birdlife SA has got quite a few birdcall for sale as ringtones but I didn't see any Pearlies on there.

You can also try the Xeno-Canto website. They've got loads of birdcalls. Think there's only Pearly on there but it was recorded in Gambia, so I'm not sure if it is exactly the same as our local 'dialect'.
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Re: Owlet, Pearl-spotted

Unread post by DuQues » Fri Nov 06, 2009 12:08 pm

I finally managed to spot two, here's one of them, showing both sets of eyes. ;)

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Re: Owlet, Pearl-spotted

Unread post by Rusty Justy » Fri Nov 06, 2009 3:17 pm

Thanks 4 sharing DQ :thumbs_up:
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Re: Owlet, Pearl-spotted

Unread post by Kingfisha » Mon Dec 21, 2009 9:05 am

I just have to share this! Taken this weekend on friends' farm. Two young pearl spotted owlets sitting and calling mom - almost the whole day. Lovely photo opportunity. :cam: I just LOVE owls!
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