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Unread post by Richprins » Mon Aug 04, 2008 5:44 pm

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Unread post by ndloti » Mon Aug 04, 2008 6:01 pm

Elephant , trunk visible curled upwards towards eyes in bottom left quadrant (between 6 & 9 o'clock)
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Unread post by RosemaryH » Mon Aug 04, 2008 9:46 pm

I see a giraffe's neck behind the branches.
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Unread post by Jazil » Mon Aug 04, 2008 10:22 pm

Not quite the right colour but I see a zebra's mane, there behind the branches ???

And oumie, I still cant see your warthog even in the larger pic :redface: I must need new glasses.
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Unread post by jonty1 » Tue Aug 05, 2008 10:43 am

Giraffe neck/mane behind the branches
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Unread post by ndloti » Tue Aug 05, 2008 2:02 pm

The giraffe / zebra mane seems to have been gelled . Very spiky , similar to the misfit hairstyles of today .
KNP is sacred. I am opposed to the modernisation of Kruger and from the depths of my soul long for the Kruger of yesteryear! 1000+km on foot in KNP incl 56 wild trails.200+ nights in the wildernessndloti-indigenous name for serval.

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Unread post by kaaskop » Tue Aug 05, 2008 2:34 pm

It's a bush. :hmz:

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Unread post by Pjw » Wed Aug 06, 2008 8:57 am

Kaaskop I'm with you. Its a bush :twisted:
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Unread post by Scorpy » Wed Aug 06, 2008 9:56 am

Morning all..
My guess is that it is a snake
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Unread post by Freda » Wed Aug 06, 2008 1:52 pm

Stick insect :?

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Unread post by Pooh Bear » Wed Aug 06, 2008 4:39 pm

I also see an elephant trunk....

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Unread post by Richprins » Wed Aug 06, 2008 5:57 pm

It is indeed a giraffe's neck/mane across the whole background!

Well done RosemaryH! :clap:

(Ironically I don't have a close-up giraffe pic, sure someone could put one up!)

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Unread post by ndloti » Wed Aug 06, 2008 6:01 pm

Really looks as if it has applied gel !
KNP is sacred. I am opposed to the modernisation of Kruger and from the depths of my soul long for the Kruger of yesteryear! 1000+km on foot in KNP incl 56 wild trails.200+ nights in the wildernessndloti-indigenous name for serval.

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Unread post by Scorpy » Wed Aug 06, 2008 6:25 pm

It's amazing what one sees when (s)he knows what to look for !! :redface:
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Unread post by RosemaryH » Wed Aug 06, 2008 10:17 pm

Thanks RP! Hope these help :lol:

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