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Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Sun Mar 30, 2014 5:55 pm

A row of 6 RHB in Kgalagadi july 2011

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KTP JULY-AUGUST 2017
jul 27th : K.K
jul 28th : Twee
jul 29th : Nossob
30th to aug 1st : Gharagab
aug 2nd to 5th : Grootkolk
aug 6th to 7th : KTC then Namibia and Namaqua : 16th

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Goronta » Mon Mar 31, 2014 6:26 pm

Thank you hilda :gflower:
A good idea,we should propose calendars to Sanparks with mites'images to get funds :hmz:

A member of the same tribe for a solo shot ! :D

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KTP JULY-AUGUST 2017
jul 27th : K.K
jul 28th : Twee
jul 29th : Nossob
30th to aug 1st : Gharagab
aug 2nd to 5th : Grootkolk
aug 6th to 7th : KTC then Namibia and Namaqua : 16th

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Wed Apr 02, 2014 9:53 am

Beautiful photos all!! :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:

I thought this might be just what this topic is about............

Antelope, BWB and Giraffes all in one photo...........

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Herkaun » Sun Apr 06, 2014 7:06 pm

From the recent trip:

Putting my mud mask on.

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You got to be kidding me!!!

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My blood dried up! I now have RED SAND in my veins!

Nossob: 3-5 January 2014

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Mon Apr 07, 2014 8:42 pm

Great moments captured Herkaun :clap: :clap:

Giraffes....

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Tue Apr 08, 2014 9:02 am

Lovely BWB and Giraffe photos!!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Tue Apr 08, 2014 9:13 pm

Great image of my favorite animal (after the Meerkat) :thumbs_up:

Another Gemsbok fight....thing the impact is better in B&W... :hmz:

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Herkaun » Wed Apr 09, 2014 5:41 am

Some action at the waterhole. Make way Grandpa's coming!

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The 100m dash (photo finish)

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My blood dried up! I now have RED SAND in my veins!

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Wed Apr 09, 2014 8:31 am

Early morning.............

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Wed Apr 09, 2014 8:25 pm

Great images lion queen and Herkaun :clap: :clap:

Close up....

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Thu Apr 10, 2014 8:51 am

Great close up Jan!! :clap: :clap: :clap:

I thought you might enjoy an Eland for a change...........

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Thu Apr 10, 2014 7:44 pm

Thank you for the comments :dance: :dance:

What a great close up of the Eland lion queen :clap: :clap:

On all our visits we saw lots of dead Eland and could only photograph once the real deal!!!...may be next time :hmz:

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Fri Apr 11, 2014 9:39 am

The look...........

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Fri Apr 11, 2014 7:01 pm

Love the close up look lion queen...great shot!!

New born still finding his feet ............

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Re: Antelopes,Blue wildebeest and Giraffes of the Kgalagadi

Unread post by lion queen » Mon Apr 14, 2014 2:27 pm

Getting some extra minerals....

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