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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby hilda » Fri May 08, 2015 3:26 pm

Absolutely stunning pictures, thank you Jesscan1! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby meercatmaz » Fri May 08, 2015 9:57 pm

Love the sleeping hippo having a happy dream

Beautiful sunset :) :)

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jesscan1 » Sat May 09, 2015 4:02 pm

Thanks everyone for your comments.

Here are a few pics of the Herons "Hippo Surfing" at Sunset Dam. I just love watching them do this and catching fish too!

(The weather wasn't the greatest on that day, and they were quite far away, so my pics aren't as clear as they should be, but at least they show the story of the
Herons "Hippo Surfing").

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Successful Fishing!

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Mr Croc was watching the action and Giant Kingfisher had a successful catch too.

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sat May 09, 2015 5:19 pm

:clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

Wow..superb series of Heron and Hippos!!...love the sunset shots and Giant Kingfisher!!

Thank you for sharing and keeping the thread active!!


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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby isinkwe » Sun May 10, 2015 7:37 am

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I hate it when the voices in my head go silent.......I never know what they are planning. :roll:

So when is old enough to know better supposed to kick in ?

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby hilda » Sun May 10, 2015 8:36 am

Stunning series of the Herons Jesscan1! Love the Giant Kingfisher with his big catch too! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Sun May 10, 2015 9:57 am

Little Stint reflection.......

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby hilda » Sun May 10, 2015 11:03 am

Awesome reflection Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Goronta » Sun May 10, 2015 7:34 pm

Wonderful series Jesscan1 :clap: :clap:
Love your summer migrant reflection Jan :thumbs_up:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Mon May 11, 2015 4:22 pm

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

Spoonbill collecting building materials...

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby hilda » Tue May 12, 2015 10:41 am

Such a beautiful bird! Awesome shot Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue May 12, 2015 7:12 pm

Thank you Hilda :thumbs_up:

Only a Hadeda... :hmz:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby hilda » Wed May 13, 2015 4:56 am

Beautiful colours Jan! Awesome shot of the Hadeda! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby manicwalker » Wed May 13, 2015 5:29 am

Jan,
Maybe "only a hadeda", BUT it is still a lovely bird :)
And what a lovely photo, :thumbs_up:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed May 13, 2015 4:03 pm

Thank you Hilda and manicwalker for the comments :thumbs_up:

Yellow-billed Stork landing pose...

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