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Roller, Lilac-breasted

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Re: Roller, Lilac-breasted

Unread post by Jock » Mon Jul 29, 2013 7:13 pm

Saw this beautiful fellow on our recent trip. I just love taking their pictures, they always turn out nice.

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Re: Roller, Lilac-breasted

Unread post by Elsa » Fri Aug 02, 2013 4:46 pm

"Wow, that is a most impressive pic of a beautiful bird! :clap:

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Re: Roller, Lilac-breasted

Unread post by barryels » Sat Jan 16, 2016 7:52 am

Just to add to the topic for future reference. Lilac-breasted Roller in Kruger on 28 October 2015.

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Re: Roller, Lilac-breasted

Unread post by Crested Val » Sat Jan 16, 2016 11:09 am

Wow Barry.......what a fantastic photo!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Roller, Lilac-breasted

Unread post by barryels » Sat Jan 16, 2016 1:06 pm

Thanks Crested Val :thumbs_up: .

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Re: Roller, Lilac-breasted

Unread post by weirdNumber » Wed Oct 05, 2016 7:08 pm

It was nice taking this picture and not to be looking up at it from underneath for once. Taken KNP June 2016

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Re: Roller, Lilac-breasted

Unread post by WillieV » Fri Oct 07, 2016 4:26 pm

Photos from Kgalagadi taken in 2014.
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Re: Roller, Lilac-breasted

Unread post by manicwalker » Tue Oct 11, 2016 2:53 am

Beautiful LBR photos, :clap:
Thanks to all for sharing :thumbs_up:

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Re: Roller, Lilac-breasted

Unread post by DinkyBird » Fri Oct 28, 2016 1:03 pm

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Re: Roller, Lilac-breasted

Unread post by manicwalker » Mon Oct 31, 2016 3:43 am

Thank you DB :k for the video and call of the LBR :clap:
Great to hear them :thumbs_up:

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Re: Roller, Lilac-breasted

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sun Nov 20, 2016 5:18 pm

Beautifully captured. :thumbs_up: Quite a raspy, cheeky call for such a beautiful bird.
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