Peter Connan

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48) Dusky Lark

 

Donkerlewerik Pinarocorys nigricans

 

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Etosha, 11 April

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49) Grey-backed Sparrow-lark

 

Grysruglewerik Eremopterix verticalis

 

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11 April, Etosha

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50) Northern Black Korhaan

 

Witvlerkkorhaan Eupodotis afraoides

 

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Etosha and Kgalagadi, April

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50 up! All good images too.

 

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@Peter Connan  You have an incredible collection of images in this thread! 

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51) Greater Kestrel

 

Grootrooivalk Falco rupicoloides

 

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Etosha, April

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52) Blue Crane

 

Bloukraanvoel Anthropoides paradisea

 

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11 April, Etosha

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53) Kori Bustard

 

Gompou Ardeotis kori

 

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Etoshas and Kgalagadi, April

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84) Double-banded Courser

 

Dubbelbanddrawwertjie Rhinoptilus africanus

 

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A Leucistic individual:

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Etosha, April

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55) Sociable Weaver

 

Versamelvoeltjie Philetairus socius

 

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Etosha and Kgalagadi, April

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@Peter Connan - I think this set from Etosha is your best so far. The light on the second G. Kestrel photo is beautiful 

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@Peter Connan

More beautiful photos - I especially like the Double banded Courser

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Thank you very much @ImSA84 and @TonyQ, i appreciate the compliments.

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The Cuckoo is just awesome, but I also really like the Courser - such a delicate little bird.

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Thank you very much @michael-ibk

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it keeps getting better and better - LOVE the Double-banded Coursers

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Thank you very much @Elsa Hoffmann

 

56) Red-eyed Bulbul

 

Rooioogtiptol Pycnonotus nigricans

 

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Etosha, 12 April

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57) Groundscraper Thrush

 

Gevlekte Lyster Psophocichla litsipsirupa

 

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Aba Huab, 19 April

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58) Rock Martin

 

Kransswael Hirundo fuligula

 

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Etosha, April

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59) White-rumped Swift

 

Witkruiswindswael Apus caffer

 

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Etosha, April

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60) Alpine Swift

 

Witpenswindswael Tachymarptis melba

 

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Etosha, April

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61) Bradfield's Swift

 

Muiskleurwindswael Apus bradfieldi

 

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Etosha and Palmwag, April

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62) Scaly-feathered Finch

 

Baardmannetjie Sporopipes squamifrons

 

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Etosha and Kgalagadi, April

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63) Capped Wheatear

 

Hoeveldskaapwagter Oenanthe pileata

 

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Kgalagadi, 26 April

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