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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby vinkie » Tue Jun 19, 2012 10:44 pm

Image dear YFS fans Image



It has been a very quiet day at the cams, but we have had Mr. Handsome visiting Nossob Yesterday.


This is the result of Sundays Daily vote:

1. No. 1. Late night visit by Ringo=12 points
2. No. 6. Duiker and a not so hungry Hyena=8 points
3. No. 5. Bat-Eared Foxes =4 points

We all had the matching combination, Well done! Image



This is the result of Sundays Weekly vote:

1. No. 3. Leopard returns to Orpen =11 points
2. No. 4. Ringo!! =9 points
3. No. 6. A lot of Giraffes at Orpen =5 points
4 No. 8. Giraffe and Duiker =4 points


Vinkie had the matching combination Image




You may choose 5 from the following Daily pictures : Image


1 Close up Duiker
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2 Mr. Handsome returns
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3 Quick Hyena visit
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4 Kudu Ewe
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5 Monkey family
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6 Ringo trying to get a sip of water
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7 Spottie
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8 White Tailed Mongoose
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9 Nice Giraffe
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10 Zebra family with cute little one
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11 Elephant
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12 Nice Springbok couple
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13 Massive Cape Buffalo
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14 Blue Wildebeest in different drinking poses
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Have a wonderful Wednesday. Image
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby vinkie » Thu Jun 21, 2012 10:22 pm

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Well we didn’t have many sightings today hopefully this weekend will bring some special sightings.


This is the result of Tuesdays Daily vote:

1. No. 2. Mr. Handsome returns =13 points
2. No. 9. Nice Giraffe=11 points
3. No. 6. Ringo trying to get a sip of water =8 points
4. No. 5. Monkey family =4 points
5. No. 1. Close up Duiker=4 points

No one had the matching combination Image



You may choose 5 from the following Daily pictures : Image


1 Daytime Black-Backed Jackal visit
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2 Big group of Cape Buffalo
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3 Early Spottie
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4 Kibo keeping a close eye on the Big Elephant
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5 Hippos at Orpen :dance:
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6 Synchronically drinking Giraffes
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7 Saddle Billed Stork close up
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8 Kudu family
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9 BBJ sniffing around
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10 Hyena couple
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11 Ringo
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12 Brave Duiker
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Have a fantastic Weekend. Image
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby vinkie » Sat Jun 23, 2012 10:56 pm

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We have had some Highlights this weekend, Hippos swimming at Orpen, Lions at Orpen, Addo and Nossob.


This is the result of Thursdays Daily vote:

1. No. 7. Saddle Billed Stork close up =14 points
2. No. 5. Hippos at Orpen=11 points
3. No. 6. Synchronically drinking Giraffes=8 points
4. No. 4. Kibo keeping a close eye on the Big Elephant =5 points
5. No. 11. Ringo=3 points

No one had the matching combination Image



You may choose 5 from the following Daily pictures : Image


1 Rare Lion sighting at Addo waterhole
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2 Springbok looking at the Ostriches
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3 Ringo is thirsty
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4 Raptor landing
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5 Mr and Mrs Handsome :dance:
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6 A little crowded in the Orpen Spa
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7 What are you looking at?
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8 Drinking Black-Backed Jackal
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9 Chaotic situation at Satara
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10 Nice Reflection of the Giraffes
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11 Elephant making a mess of the waterhole
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12 Evening Lion visit
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13 Hyena at Orpen
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14 Nice Close up
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Have a wonderful Sunday. Image
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby vinkie » Tue Jun 26, 2012 10:50 pm

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After a long wait we will have our Weekly vote. But first take a look at our Fantastic three day selection. Image


This is the result of Yesterday’s Daily vote:

1. No. 6. A little crowded in the Orpen Spa =25 points
2. No. 8. Drinking Black-Backed Jackal =15 points
3. No. 4. Raptor landing =10 points
4. No. 1. Rare Lion sighting at Addo waterhole =8 points
5. No. 10. Nice Reflection of the Giraffes =6 points


No one had the matching combination Image


You may choose 6 from the following Daily pictures : Image


1 Young male Lion
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2 Hyena on the lookout
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3 Leopard leaving
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4 Ellie closeup
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5 Brave Duiker
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6 Spottie at Nossob
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7 Nice Kudu Ewe
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8 Nice picture of Ringo
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9 Group of Elephants
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10 Wonderful picture of a Giraffe
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11 Zebras on the run
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12 Early predator visit
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13 Swaying Elephant
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14 Mystic Orpen
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15 Little critter
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You may choose 5 from the following Weekly pictures : Image


1 Late night visit by Ringo
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2 Duiker and a not so hungry Hyena
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3 Mr. Handsome returns
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4 Nice Giraffe
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5 Ringo trying to get a sip of water
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6 Monkey family
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7 Saddle Billed Stork close up
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8 Hippos at Orpen
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9 Synchronically drinking Giraffes
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10 Kibo keeping a close eye on the Big Elephant
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11 A little crowded in the Orpen Spa
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12 Drinking Black-Backed Jackal
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13 Raptor landing
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14 Rare Lion sighting at Addo waterhole
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Thank you all so much for voting Image, Have a wonderful Wednesday. Image
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby vinkie » Thu Jun 28, 2012 9:59 pm

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Another quiet day on the cams…. :hmz: :whistle:


This is the result of Tuesdays Daily vote:

1. No. 12. Early predator visit=23 points
2. No. 3. Leopard leaving=16 points
3. No. 1. Young male Lion=13 points
4. No. 8. Nice picture of Ringo=13 points
5. No. 10. Wonderful picture of a Giraffe=10 points
6. No. 14. Mystic Orpen=4 points


No one had the matching combination Image



This is the result of Tuesdays Weekly vote:

1. No. 11. A little crowded in the Orpen Spa=14 points
2. No. 14. Rare Lion sighting at Addo waterhole=11 points
3. No. 7. Saddle Billed Stork close up=7 points
4. No. 2. Duiker and a not so hungry Hyena=6 points
5. No. 1. Late night visit by Ringo=6 points


No one had the matching combination Image



You may choose 4 from the following Daily pictures : Image


1 Herd of Elephants
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2 Massive Cape Buffalo
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3 Mr. Handsome arriving at Nossob
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4 Kudu grazing
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5 A Tusker to be?
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6 Nice close up
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7 Spottie returns
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8 Nice picture of Ringo
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9 Mr. Handsome having a drink
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10 Nice family picture
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11 Finally a Gemsbok returns to Nossob
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12 Playing Black-Backed Jackals
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Have a nice Friday, next vote will be on Saturday. Image
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby vinkie » Sat Jun 30, 2012 11:45 pm

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Just another day on the cams….hope we will have some nice sightings this weekend


This is the result of the Daily vote:

1. No. 9. Mr. Handsome having a drink=12 points
2. No. 8. Nice picture of Ringo=11 points
3. No. 12. Playing Black-Backed Jackals=9 points
4. No. 6. Nice close up=8 points

No one had the matching combination but Image Heksie came very close Image




You may choose 5 from the following Daily pictures : Image


1 Not one but two Honey Badgers Image
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2 Southern Boubou Shrike
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3 Big group of Gemsbok
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4 Stripes
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5 Tusker shower
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6 Spotted Hyena
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7 Cape Buffalo
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8 Elephant doesn’t want to share the waterhole with the BBJ
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9 Springbok
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10 A Single Monkey
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11 Kudu Ewe looking at something
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12 Secretary Bird landing
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13 Little Genet
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14 Honey Badger on a Mission
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Have a fantastic Sunday. Image
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby vinkie » Tue Jul 03, 2012 10:43 pm

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Today we will have our Weekly vote.


This is the result of the Daily vote:

1. No. 1. Not one but two Honey Badgers=19 points
2. No. 8. Elephant doesn’t want to share the waterhole with the BBJ=11 points
3. No. 5. Tusker shower =10 points
4. No. 12. Secretary Bird landing=6 points
5. No. 4. Stripes=4 points


No one had the matching combination Image


You may choose 5 from the following Daily pictures : Image


1 Bushbuck
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2 Spottie
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3 Wet Ellie
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4 Kudu Ewes
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5 Nice male Lions
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6 Ringos cousin
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7 Lonely Elephant
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8 Ringo keeps returning on a daily base
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9 “I like you do you like me too?”
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10 Duiker
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11 Two Giraffes ready to drink
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12 Mr. Handsome
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13 Nice Gemsbok
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14 A stockstaartje?
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You may choose 5 from the following Weekly pictures : Image


1 Early predator visit
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2 Leopard leaving
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3 Young male Lion
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4 Nice picture of Ringo
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5 Wonderful picture of a Giraffe
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6 Mr. Handsome having a drink
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7 Ringo
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8 Playing Black-Backed Jackals
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9 Not one but two Honey Badgers
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10 Elephant doesn’t want to share the waterhole with the BBJ
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11 Tusker shower
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12 Secretary Bird landing
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Thank you all so much for voting Image, Have a wonderful Wednesday. Image
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby vinkie » Thu Jul 05, 2012 11:29 pm

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Still some problem with the cams during the evening :hmz:


This is the result of Tuesdays Daily vote:

1. No. 1. Early predator visit=8 points
2. No. 9. Leopard leaving=7 points
3. No. 14. Young male Lion=6 points
4. No. 3. Nice picture of Ringo=4 points
5. No. 10. Wonderful picture of a Giraffe=2 points


No one had the matching combination Image


This is the result of Tuesdays Weekly vote:

1. No. 9. A little crowded in the Orpen Spa=8 points
2. No. 10. Rare Lion sighting at Addo waterhole=7 points
3. No. 2. Saddle Billed Stork close up=5 points
4. No. 8. Duiker and a not so hungry Hyena=4 points
5. No. 11. Late night visit by Ringo=2 points


No one had the matching combination Image


You may choose 4 from the following Daily pictures : Image


1 Sunrise at Orpen
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2 Kudu Ewes having a drink
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3 Dusty Nossob
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4 Big Elephant family
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5 Early Spottie
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6 Monkeys controlling Orpen
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7 Ellie close up
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8 Hyena hearing something
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9 Cape Buffalo
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10 Elephant drinking
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Have a wonderful Friday, next vote will be on Saturday. Image
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Fri Jul 06, 2012 9:47 pm

Hi all

I've had a lovely break in Germany - but at the same time, I sure am glad to be back home, and on the cams! I'm off to Croatia (retired life is so difficult sometimes :wink: ) on Sunday, but I'll be able to keep up my YFS posts.

Yesterday's results:

1. No. 5, Early spottie on 14 points
2. No. 7, Ellie close up on 7 points
3. No. 4, Big elephant family on 5 points
4. No. 3, Dusty Nossob on 5 points

No-one got the matching selection

Please choose 4 pics today:

1. Orpen buffalo
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2. Spot the spots
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3. Duiker tip-toeing around
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4. Elephant greeting
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5. Orpen ellie
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6. I spy
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7. Guinea fowl
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8. Addo hyena
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9. Jackal lazing around
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10. Kudu herd
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11. Multitude of gemsbok
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12. Ringo from a distance
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Back from beautiful Botswana - a long time to wait, but KNP and KTP planned for 2016!

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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby vinkie » Sat Jul 07, 2012 10:15 pm

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Glad you are back Tom, too bad you are leaving again tomorrow, enjoy your trip!

All the cams are working again, lucky Orpen was working last night to capture the Leopard.
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This is the result of Yesterdays Daily vote:

1. No. 2. Spot the spots=9 points
2. No. 9. Jackal lazing around=6 points
3. No. 7. Guinea fowl=2 points
4. No. 12. Ringo from a distance=2 points



No one had the matching combination Image



You may choose 4 from the following Daily pictures : Image


1 Leaving Elephant
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2 Kudu Ewes at Nossob
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3 Leopard returns to Orpen
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4 Early Cape Buffalo visit
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5 Two Jackals having a drink
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6 Spotted Hyena
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7 Regular visitor
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8 Big Herd of Gemsbok
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9 Nice Elephant
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Have a wonderful Sunday. Image
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Sun Jul 08, 2012 10:00 pm

Hi all

Greetings from sunny Croatia - the Mercury hit 32 degrees celsius today. But it sure has been a long day (3.50 am start), so I'm beat. Enjoy the selection...

Yesterday's results:

1. No. 3, Leopard returns to Orpen on 11 points
2. No. 2, Kudu ewes at Nossob on 10 points
3. No. 5, Two jackals having a drink on 3 points
4. No. 6, Spotted hyena on 2 points

Please choose 3 pics today:

1. BBJ visitor
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2. Addo fauna on the wing
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3. Orpen dagghas
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4. Heron on the lookout
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5. Trio of kudu ewes
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6. Mongoose
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7. Oryx are out in force
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8. Ostrich and oryx
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9. Ringo from a distance
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Back from beautiful Botswana - a long time to wait, but KNP and KTP planned for 2016!

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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby vinkie » Tue Jul 10, 2012 9:36 pm

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Hope the cams will be working fine again soon, Satara has constant problems and Nossob has gone offline early this evening. :(


This is the result of Yesterdays Daily vote:

1. No. 1. BBJ visitor=6 points
2. No. 6. Mongoose=5 points
3. No. 7. Oryx are out in force=4 points



No one had the matching combination Image


You may choose 4 from the following Daily pictures : Image


1 Brown Hyena at Nossob!!
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2 Duiker returns
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3 Spottie leaving the scene
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4 Bushbuck rams at Addo
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5 Close of the birds we often see on cam
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6 Cape Buffalo
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7 Lots of McDonalds
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8 Big group of birds
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9 Big Ellie herd
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10 Satara in early morning fog
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Have a nice Wednesday. Image
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Wed Jul 11, 2012 11:24 pm

Hi all

Sorry for the late posting! I'm sure you can understand that it's all a bit hectic being on holiday and all. To make matters even worse my Laptop died on Sunday and I only just fixed it this afternoon. Anyway...enjoy!

Yesterday's results:

1. No. 1, Brown hyena at Nossob! on 11 points
2. No. 8, Big group of birds on 6 points
3. No. 5, Close of the birds we often see on cam on 5 points
4. No. 7, Lots of McDonalds on 4 points

No-one got the matching selection

Please choose just the 3 pics today:

1. Baboon troop
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2. Darling ellie calf
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3. Buffalo group
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4. The ewes we are ewes-ed to
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5. Gorgeous hamerkop
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6. Meeting Addo ellies
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7. Zebs
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Back from beautiful Botswana - a long time to wait, but KNP and KTP planned for 2016!

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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby vinkie » Thu Jul 12, 2012 10:41 pm

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It has been a very very quiet day on the Cams….holiday time?


This is the result of Yesterdays Daily vote:

1. No. 2. Darling ellie calf=7 points
2. No. 4. The ewes we are ewes-ed to=6 points
3. No. 6. Meeting Addo ellies=5 points



No one had the matching combination Image


You may choose 4 from the following Daily pictures : Image


1 A lot of Springbok
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2 Kudu family
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3 Elephants
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4 Mr. Handsome looking very nice
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5 Scattered group of Zebras
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6 Nice Gemsbok
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7 Nighttime Ellie visit
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Tomorrow the Weekend starts. Image
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Re: YOUR favourite sightings?

Unread postby Tom124 » Fri Jul 13, 2012 11:47 pm

Hi all

I hope everyone is well, and that this weekend will be a good one.

Yesterday's results:

1. No. 4, Mr. Handsome looking very nice on 17 points
2. No. 2, Kudu family on 12 points
3. No. 6, Nice gemsbok on 11 points
4. No. 1, A lot of springbok on 8 points

No-one got this right :(

Please choose 4 pics today:

1. On the lookout
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2. Cute baby chacma
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3. Satara BBJ
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4. Hyaena
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5. Kudus being as pretty as ever
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6. Tail-less ellie
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7. Ellie reaching for the stars
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8. Several small calves
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9. Oryx herd at sunset
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10. Sharing zebras and wildebeest
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Back from beautiful Botswana - a long time to wait, but KNP and KTP planned for 2016!


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