Birds In Flight

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nan
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Re: Birds In Flight

Post by nan » Sun Jan 06, 2013 9:15 am

well tried ^Q^ ^Q^ ^Q^
and the name :-? Paradise-Whydah... no Widowbird, Long-tailed \O
sorry never saw -O-
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Re: Birds In Flight

Post by Moggiedog » Sun Jan 06, 2013 7:14 pm

Sorry Nan -O
Euplectes progne (Long-tailed widowbird, Long-tailed widow)

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Re: Birds In Flight

Post by nan » Sun Jan 06, 2013 7:35 pm

thank you ;-) -O
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Re: Birds In Flight

Post by Michele Nel » Sun Jan 06, 2013 9:47 pm

Love those birds on the hop....:)
Great photos all....:)

A Pale Chanting Goshawk taking off in the KTP....one of the very many that I saw !

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Re: Birds In Flight

Post by nan » Sun Jan 06, 2013 9:58 pm

nice \O
even with feathers not really new, it can fly \O
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Re: Birds In Flight

Post by Michele Nel » Sun Jan 06, 2013 9:59 pm

Yes feathers looked a bit patchy...this is the only that flew. It seems all the others were stuck to the branch with glue....:)

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Re: Birds In Flight

Post by Michele Nel » Mon Jan 14, 2013 9:40 pm

Orange-breasted Sunbird taken at kirstenbosch.

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Re: Birds In Flight

Post by Michele Nel » Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:49 am

Lanner Falcon in flight..a pity he went behind the branches of the tree...

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Re: Birds In Flight

Post by Sprocky » Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:55 am

Great shots Michele!! \O
Sometimes it’s not until you don’t see what you want to see, that you truly open your eyes.

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Re: Birds In Flight

Post by Flutterby » Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:55 am

They do that just to frustrate us!! -O Great pic! \O

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