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Re: Recent Interesting Kruger sightings

Unread postby hilda » Tue Dec 01, 2015 3:02 pm

Stunning sighting Albert! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Recent Interesting Kruger sightings

Unread postby Philip1 » Tue Dec 01, 2015 3:20 pm

...and what Beautiful sightings it is. :mrgreen:
Thank you all for sharing your interesting sightings. :clap:
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Re: Recent Interesting Kruger sightings

Unread postby Bush Baptist » Tue Dec 01, 2015 8:25 pm

The bird suspected be a Northern Wheatear turned out to be a juvenile Capped Wheatear . In Kruger.
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Re: Recent Interesting Kruger sightings

Unread postby anne catherine » Tue Dec 01, 2015 10:55 pm

Beautiful bird and sighting ,Albert :thumbs_up:

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Re: Recent Interesting Kruger sightings

Unread postby wildtuinman » Wed Dec 02, 2015 10:30 am

Wow Albert, that Ayres's sighting is a whopper!!! Well done!

Do you have any other photos of it, especially in flight perhaps?
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Re: Recent Interesting Kruger sightings

Unread postby Albert » Wed Dec 02, 2015 12:20 pm

Thanks WTM,
I have about 20 photographs of the bird. Most of them suffer from the same problem, this was taken at the top of a treestump and against a cloudy but bright sky. I have one "take-off" shot; not the best focus-wise. I will post another tomorrow.
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Re: Recent Interesting Kruger sightings

Unread postby wildtuinman » Wed Feb 03, 2016 11:21 am

Had a whole string of cracking Kruger birds over the weekend up in Letaba.

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Re: Recent Interesting Kruger sightings

Unread postby wildtuinman » Wed Feb 03, 2016 11:26 am

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Red-capped Lark, Glossy Ibis, Greater Painted-Snipe, Lanner Falcon, Peregrine Falcon, Whiskered Tern...
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Re: Recent Interesting Kruger sightings

Unread postby hilda » Wed Feb 03, 2016 12:16 pm

Stunning sightings Wildtuinman! :clap: :clap:
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Kruger sleeps in March 2016
2 - 5: Skukuza
6 - 8: Crocodile Bridge
9 - 11: Lower Sabie
12 - 13: Biyamiti
14: Return home

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Re: Recent Interesting Kruger sightings

Unread postby barryels » Wed Feb 03, 2016 12:27 pm

Awesome sightings Wildtuinman :clap: :clap:
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Re: Recent Interesting Kruger sightings

Unread postby Albert » Wed Feb 03, 2016 3:54 pm

Wow! :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:
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