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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Jul 28, 2015 6:01 pm

Thanks Hilda.

That is actually part of the in site of his mouth.... :thumbs_up:

My best and only sighting of a Croc kill at sunset.

Missed out on the kill .... the Croc suddenly appear out of the water.. :dance: :dance:

Will post more on my up coming TR!!

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Tue Jul 28, 2015 6:30 pm

Jan, that is one interesting looking Green-backed heron. Stunning action pic :clap:

That must have been a sight to see - the croc kill. I must admit, I am not one for such sightings. You got a magnificent action shot of the croc with kill out of the water. Well done :clap:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Pumbaa » Tue Jul 28, 2015 10:19 pm

Thanks for all these stunning shots :mrgreen:

I wish I could be there right now :thumbs_up:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Aug 19, 2015 7:15 pm

Thank you for the comments..

Oxpeckers and Hippos's...

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby susanna1 » Thu Aug 20, 2015 7:26 pm

Superb moment captured!!

Stunning image at my favorite dam :thumbs_up:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Sun Aug 23, 2015 9:04 pm

Jan, beautiful moment captured with oxpeckers drinking water. :clap:

Thank you for sharing :thumbs_up:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Aug 25, 2015 5:56 pm

Thank you Kaapsedraai and Susanna for the comments :thumbs_up:

Always something to photograph at the dam...5 species...

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Leanawel » Tue Aug 25, 2015 6:11 pm

:) almost missed the 5th one, but I got it at last :) well done Jan!

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Philip1 » Tue Aug 25, 2015 6:21 pm

Super Photo's Jan :mrgreen: as always. :thumbs_up: :mrgreen:
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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Toddelelfe » Tue Aug 25, 2015 9:35 pm

Philip1 wrote:Super Photo's Jan :mrgreen: as always. :thumbs_up: :mrgreen:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Wed Aug 26, 2015 6:59 pm

Thank you Toddelelfe, Philip1 and Leanawel for taking time to comment :thumbs_up:

Green backed Heron pose..

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Mon Aug 31, 2015 2:19 pm

Jan, agree with you as there is always something to :cam: at Sunset dam. You captured that moment with YB stork in flight and Imapala and EG beautifully. Great timing :thumbs_up:

The Green-backed heron moment is excellent :clap: :clap: :clap: Think it is scratching its head as it has given up on the green water. :D

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Jan van Wyk » Tue Sep 01, 2015 8:36 pm

Thank you Kaapsedraai...appreciate the comment :thumbs_up:

Next generation practicing the yawn...

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Pumbaa » Wed Sep 02, 2015 10:33 pm

Thanks, Jan,

for more stunning shots - Love the green-backed heron with the green legs :thumbs_up:

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Re: Sunset Dam

Unread postby Kaapsedraai » Sun Sep 13, 2015 5:21 pm

Jan, just another wonderful moment captured. :clap:
Thank you for sharing :D
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