Kingfishers in SA seen through my lens

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So glad the sound of the Woodlands are back... :dance: :dance:

Woodlands...

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MK....against a beautiful BG...

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Halfcollared...

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Pied...

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Giant....

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Thank you Trrp-trrrrrrrr and Scottm for the comments :dance: :dance:

Scottm wrote:waiting to see your Grey-hooded and Pigmy Pics soon.


Yip still on my wish list......great Pigmy image and sighting...well spotted!!

Time for a update after the Holidays...

Halfcollared golden pose and beautiful colours..

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MK from behind ....

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Woodland .back lighting pose...

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Pied against a dark BG...

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Giant close up on the Sabie river bridge
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Thank you all for taking time to give a comments....appreciated :thumbs_up:

Few new portraits taken in the new year....

Beautiful dark blue...

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MK....

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Woodland...

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Rare sighting......Woodland with snake.....

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MK with Dragonfly....

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Half-collard........

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Thank you Pumbaa,Trrp-trrrrrrrr and Susana for your kind comments :thumbs_up:

Woodlands are so beautiful... just love the poses

Showing off the beautiful colours....enjoy...

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Thank you Pumba for taking time to give a comment....really appreciated :thumbs_up:
I actually thought to stop uploading but as long as a few members enjoy the images I will continue...

We discovered a Woodland nest :dance: and had a amazing photo session and manage to captured some of my best images to date... :dance: It too

Some of the different prey and catches

Praying Mantis ....

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Green worm...

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Long worm....

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Frog...

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Thank you Susanna for the comment....

Time to update the other Kingfishers....

Pied golden land pose...

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Halfcollared.......

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MK...

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Thank you Susanna,Roelf and Pumbaa for the comments :thumbs_up:

Fe different catches...

MK....

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Halfcollard....

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Woodland...

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Giant out of the water with a crab...

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Dark background..

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Woodland pose...

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The golden dive...

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Thank you all for the comments :thumbs_up:

Fresh from the press......taken today.... :dance: :dance:

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3 of my best landing shots for the day....... :dance: :dance: :dance: :dance:

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

MK catch ...

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Pied with golden BG...

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Halfcollared ...

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Thank you all for the kind comments :dance: :dance:

Few close ups of my favorite colourfull Kingfishers against beautiful BG... :clap: :clap:

Enjoy... :wink:

Woodland..

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Halfcollared...

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MK...

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Pied...

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Brown-hooded...

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Giant...

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Thank you Goronta and Susanna for the comments :thumbs_up:

Just love the beautiful colours... :dance:


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They are so photographic ... :dance:

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