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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by hilda » Fri Jun 09, 2017 3:10 pm

Very nice shot, thanks Jan! I will always love those long toes! :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Fri Jun 09, 2017 8:11 pm

Thank you for the comments..... :thumbs_up:

Waterbuck close to the hide......... :thumbs_up:

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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Sat Jun 10, 2017 4:28 am

I do love those shaggy beasts. :thumbs_up: Thanks, Jan.
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Unread post by hilda » Sat Jun 10, 2017 11:21 am

Beautiful close-up of the gorgeous Waterbuck Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by Goronta » Sat Jun 10, 2017 11:53 am

Like this guy :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Sun Jun 11, 2017 10:41 am

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

Darter fly by with a very small breakfast...... :hmz:

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Unread post by Jesscan1 » Sun Jun 11, 2017 4:53 pm

Love the waterbuck's heart-shaped nose.


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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Mon Jun 12, 2017 4:39 am

Such iconic birds. I always think of Lake Panic when I see one.
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Unread post by hilda » Mon Jun 12, 2017 2:15 pm

Indeed a very small breakfast! Great shot, thanks Jan! :dance: :dance:
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Darter fly by with a very small breakfast


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Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Mon Jun 12, 2017 8:24 pm

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

Fish Eagle....

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Iconic symbol of Africa
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Tue Jun 13, 2017 3:52 am

I must say that this is a bird that I always look out for when I am in Kruger. If I don't see one, I feel quite robbed. Lovely photo. 8)
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Unread post by manicwalker » Tue Jun 13, 2017 5:55 am

:clap: :clap: :clap:
Beautiful FE photo Jan,
Thanks for sharing :gflower:


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