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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Mon Jan 02, 2017 7:56 pm

For the 2016 gallery, please see Lake Panic sighting gallery: 2016.

Thank you for all the comments and views during 2016....... all the best for 2017 :thumbs_up:

Super sightings and images Neville :clap: :clap: :clap: ...thank you for sharing :thumbs_up:

Back from Kruger and visit LP as usual many times....this year it looks like the FE did not have a youngster to feed but LP was active again and always produce some great sightings :dance: :dance:

Lets start the New year with a beautiful Paradise-Flycatcher bathing.... :dance: :dance:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Toddelelfe » Mon Jan 02, 2017 11:09 pm

Jan van Wyk wrote:...

Lets start the New year with a beautiful Paradise-Flycatcher bathing.... :dance: :dance:

...

:thumbs_up:
No mission on the way :( :wall: :oops: :bmp:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Tue Jan 03, 2017 6:50 am

Jan, one of my favorite birds. :D

An absolutely perfect start to the new year. :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Kaapsedraai » Tue Jan 03, 2017 3:38 pm

What a brilliant action :cam: , Jan. :clap: :clap: :clap:
You surely have excellent eye-finger-trigger coordination. :lol:
I am always just too slow. :roll:

Look forward to another series of amazing LP moments :dance:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Tue Jan 03, 2017 7:18 pm

Thank you for the kind comments :thumbs_up:

Kaapsedraai wrote:You surely have excellent eye-finger-trigger coordination


Years of practice..... :hmz: :hmz:

The Woodie also cooled off in the heat....... :dance:

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Unread post by Kaapsedraai » Tue Jan 03, 2017 11:08 pm

Splashingly just stunning, Jan. :D

Just love the pin-sharpness of the woody. :clap:

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Unread post by hilda » Wed Jan 04, 2017 3:54 am

Welcome back Jan! Beautiful photos of the Paradise Flycatcher and the Woodland Kingfisher, both with awesome reflections in the water! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Wed Jan 04, 2017 8:16 am

:thumbs_up: on the woodie. I often wished that I could take a dip on my latest trip.
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Wed Jan 04, 2017 7:44 pm

Thank you for the comments :thumbs_up:

Close up of a WB near the hide posing .... :thumbs_up:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by hilda » Thu Jan 05, 2017 7:53 am

Beautiful, thanks Jan! :clap: :clap:
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Unread post by Jan van Wyk » Thu Jan 05, 2017 7:24 pm

Thank you Hilda :thumbs_up:

Greenback hunting.... :thumbs_up:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Robbert » Thu Jan 05, 2017 11:31 pm

Hi Jan,

Great portrait of the lady waterbuck, they are so handsome :D
Love the hunting pose of the Green-backed Heron! :clap: :clap: :clap: it's to long ago I've seen one (next time to the KTP....?)
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Pumbaa » Thu Jan 05, 2017 11:35 pm

That paradise flycatcher shots is brilliant, Jan,

and love also the one from the green backed heron - They normally do look small but when they saw something their neck seems to be endless :lol:

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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Fri Jan 06, 2017 5:08 am

Stunning. :D I do love the colors in the heron picture and the waterbuck is one of my favorite animals.
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Re: Lake Panic sighting gallery

Unread post by lion queen » Fri Jan 06, 2017 10:05 am

:clap: :clap: :clap:

Just love the Waterbuck photo!!!
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