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Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Identify and index birds in Southern Africa
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DotDan
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by DotDan » Mon Feb 24, 2014 10:51 am

:thumbs_up:

I am up to 520 now

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wildtuinman
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Tue Feb 25, 2014 11:26 am

Bosnimf - 673
Johan N - 654
wildtuinman - 643
Johan van Rensburg - 619
600

Laine - 540
Ferdelance - 522
DotDan - 520
500

MattAxel - 480
Coic Cois - 472
bert - 460
TrevorC - 449
bosmadmark - 402
Caracal - 401
400

MxM - 377
300

KobusF - 297
DuQues - 287
Bushbuddies - 274
granjan - 250
pantera leo - 233
huntsman - 214
200

Scipio - 164
Albert - 123
Crested Val - 105
100

maretam - 45
Shushin - 31
675
Latest Lifer(s): Burchell's Courser, Cory's Shearwater, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, European Storm-Petrel, Great Winged Petrel, Grey Waxbill, Cape Rock-jumper

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Johan N
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Location: Centurion

Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by Johan N » Mon Mar 31, 2014 3:44 pm

Up to 659 with Montagu's Harrier, Garden Warbler, Dusky Indigobird, Dickinson's Kestrel and Arnot's Chat.

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KobusF
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Location: Middelburg

Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by KobusF » Wed Apr 09, 2014 6:46 am

I am up to 329 :thumbs_up: now
13/6 tot 16/6 2015 Mopani
17/12 tot 21/12 2015 Onder Sabie
27/12 tot 2/1 2016 Letaba

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wildtuinman
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Thu Apr 10, 2014 7:50 am

Bosnimf - 673
Johan N - 659
wildtuinman - 643
Johan van Rensburg - 619
600

Laine - 540
Ferdelance - 522
DotDan - 520
500

MattAxel - 480
Coic Cois - 472
bert - 460
TrevorC - 449
bosmadmark - 402
Caracal - 401
400

MxM - 377
KobusF - 329
300

DuQues - 287
Bushbuddies - 274
granjan - 250
pantera leo - 233
huntsman - 214
200

Scipio - 164
Albert - 123
Crested Val - 105
100

maretam - 45
Shushin - 31
675
Latest Lifer(s): Burchell's Courser, Cory's Shearwater, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, European Storm-Petrel, Great Winged Petrel, Grey Waxbill, Cape Rock-jumper

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Albert
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by Albert » Mon Jun 02, 2014 4:17 pm

Now up to 156
Latest lifers: Plain-backed Pipit, Common Buttonquail, Cutthroat Finch, Freckled Nightjar, Purple Indigobird, Dark-capped Yellow Warbler, Red-capped Robin-chat, Yellow-rumped Tinkerbird.

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Johan van Rensburg
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Sun Jun 15, 2014 7:36 am

627 for me
727 Latest lifers: Swamp boubou, Hartlaub's babbler, Chirping cisticola, Coppery-tailed coucal, Red-billed spurfowl, White-browed coucal, Scharlow's turaco, Copper sunbird, Long-toed lapwing, Eastern bronze-naped pigeon, Malagasy pond heron.

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DotDan
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by DotDan » Mon Jul 07, 2014 11:34 am

Up to 527 now :thumbs_up:

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TrevorC
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by TrevorC » Thu Jul 10, 2014 8:52 am

Managed to drag my way up to 463 :D
Latest Lifers: Northern Wheatear, Gull-billed Tern, Yellow-throated Sandgrouse, Dusky Lark

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wildtuinman
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Sun Aug 31, 2014 11:48 am

644 with Pink-billed Lark
675
Latest Lifer(s): Burchell's Courser, Cory's Shearwater, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, European Storm-Petrel, Great Winged Petrel, Grey Waxbill, Cape Rock-jumper

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DotDan
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by DotDan » Mon Sep 01, 2014 8:16 am

528 for me after adding African Rail to my photo list.

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Imax
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by Imax » Mon Sep 01, 2014 4:17 pm

getting on the list at 581

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wildtuinman
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Sat Oct 04, 2014 11:27 am

I headed out early this morning to a Pretoria reserve to look for Rufous-eared Nightjar. I found 3 and totally botched up the opportunity to snap two right alongside the vehicle. :wall: I had to settle for a proof shot of the 3rd one.

Up to 645.

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675
Latest Lifer(s): Burchell's Courser, Cory's Shearwater, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, European Storm-Petrel, Great Winged Petrel, Grey Waxbill, Cape Rock-jumper

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wildtuinman
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by wildtuinman » Sat Oct 04, 2014 11:31 am

Bosnimf - 673
Johan N - 659
wildtuinman - 645
Johan van Rensburg - 627
600

Imax - 581
Laine - 540
DotDan - 528
Ferdelance - 522
500

MattAxel - 480
Coic Cois - 472
TrevorC - 463
bert - 460
bosmadmark - 402
Caracal - 401
400

MxM - 377
KobusF - 329
300

DuQues - 287
Bushbuddies - 274
granjan - 250
pantera leo - 233
huntsman - 214
200

Scipio - 164
Albert - 156
Crested Val - 105
100

maretam - 45
Shushin - 31
675
Latest Lifer(s): Burchell's Courser, Cory's Shearwater, Wilson's Storm-Petrel, European Storm-Petrel, Great Winged Petrel, Grey Waxbill, Cape Rock-jumper

Follow me as I bird on Twitter @wildtuinman

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Johan van Rensburg
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Re: Southern African Bird Photography Life List

Unread post by Johan van Rensburg » Sat Oct 11, 2014 10:00 am

With the Vredefort Rufous-cheeked nightjar, my total goes up by 1 pic... :lol:
727 Latest lifers: Swamp boubou, Hartlaub's babbler, Chirping cisticola, Coppery-tailed coucal, Red-billed spurfowl, White-browed coucal, Scharlow's turaco, Copper sunbird, Long-toed lapwing, Eastern bronze-naped pigeon, Malagasy pond heron.


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