Garden Bird Pictures

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Amoli » Thu Jun 26, 2014 3:53 pm

Beautiful pictures here of the Sunbirds.

There's a course on this Saturday and next Sunday visiting the Aloe Farms near Hartebeestpoortdam - photographing Sunbirds. (R550.00)

It was through this advert that I read that the Sunbirds are very active at the moment. \O
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Duke » Thu Jun 26, 2014 4:03 pm

Thanks Amoli \O

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by steamtrainfan » Fri Jun 27, 2014 8:14 pm

Wow Sharifa - what a beautiful photo of the sunbird.
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Lisbeth » Fri Jun 27, 2014 8:22 pm

With a point and shoot it is possible, the others are a bit too heavy =O:
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by nan » Fri Jun 27, 2014 9:12 pm

if there is a spid.... in the loo... you think I can have a picture... I let the camera here and I will run away =O: =O: =O:
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Amoli » Sun Jun 29, 2014 6:33 am

I agree - with a spider I will run fast :-0 :-0 Great pics Sharifa.



When there is nothing 'new' in the garden,
I delight myself with the 'old' :-0


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a moment to explain ....

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Not another word :twisted:

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Tch... it's a do... bird life :O^
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by nan » Sun Jun 29, 2014 7:03 am

nice to have those two... but =O:
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Mel » Sun Jun 29, 2014 9:20 am

Love your captions, Amoli! =O: =O: =O:
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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Pumbaa » Sun Jun 29, 2014 10:47 am

I still owe you some more Amrum birdies

A new for us was the ruddy turnstone already in their breeding plumage

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I only wanted to see one oystercatcher but there were thousands

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A lovely posing redshank

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In the absence of finding one in South Africa we now found them here the avocets

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Re: Garden Bird Pictures

Post by Lisbeth » Sun Jun 29, 2014 1:42 pm

@Amoli - excellent household quarrel =O:

@Pumbaa - Lovely waterbirds ^Q^ ^Q^
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