Rietvlei Nature Reserve through Greenies' Eyes

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Re: Rietvlei Nature Reserve through Greenies' Eyes

Post by steamtrainfan » Fri Jan 08, 2016 8:25 pm

We have been looking for them for so long and at last today our patience paid off.

Unfortunately the photos are not too good as they were lying in the shade of a tree and also we were photographing directly into a setting sun and then the clouds came up but we still got what we think is a very good record. There were three of them and we sat with them from 17:00 to 18:30.

Ever so sleepy.

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Just starting to wake up.

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Grooming time.

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Is that a wildebeest I see in the distance?

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The three of them settling down again.

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Surveying our kingdom.

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Finally sunset over Rietvlei.

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That's all for now folks. Hope you enjoyed our brief TT.
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Post by Richprins » Fri Jan 08, 2016 8:35 pm

Speechless, stf! :shock: :shock: :shock:
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Post by H. erectus » Fri Jan 08, 2016 8:38 pm

Wow,...special stuff STF,.. very special!!!!
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Post by nan » Fri Jan 08, 2016 10:24 pm

wow super, Cheetahs and sunset O/\ O/\ O/\
^Q^ ^Q^ ^Q^
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Post by ExFmem » Sat Jan 09, 2016 12:14 am

YAY, you found them ^Q^ ^Q^ I think your photos are wonderful, both the cheetahs, and of course the sunset O/\ O/\ Sounds like a really special day for you two. Let me quess where you're going again, VERY soon.... O** O** \O

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Post by Toko » Sat Jan 09, 2016 1:03 am

nan wrote:wow super, Cheetahs and sunset O/\ O/\ O/\
^Q^ ^Q^ ^Q^


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Post by Lisbeth » Sat Jan 09, 2016 6:00 am

The photos of the cheetahs are excellent ^Q^ ^Q^

Great that you found them O/\ O/\
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Post by Pumbaa » Sat Jan 09, 2016 3:25 pm

Thanks so much steamtrainfan,

fantastic that you got to see the cheetah :-0 and the many birds plus rhinos although it was a hot day it Looks like a great one X#X
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Post by steamtrainfan » Sun Jan 10, 2016 5:07 pm

A huge thank you to everyone for your fantastic comments.
\O ^Q^ \O ^Q^ \O ^Q^
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Post by Flutterby » Mon Jan 11, 2016 9:48 am

Awesome that you eventually found them!! ^Q^ ^Q^

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