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#1 Game Warden

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Posted 14 November 2012 - 09:34 AM

Show us your birds in flight photos. Please include details, where, when etc and camera/lens specs. Thanks, Matt.


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Posted 14 November 2012 - 10:34 AM

Pink-backed pelicans, Phinda September 2012

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Posted 14 November 2012 - 11:07 PM

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African Hawk Eagle. Kilaguni, Tsavo West, Kenya, July 2012.
Canon 7D + 500mm IS lens + 1.4x TC handheld.


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Posted 15 November 2012 - 11:32 AM

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Great White Egret (Ardea alba)
Eagle Island Camp, Central Okavango Delta, Botswana
Nikon D3S 400/2.8 VR
Aug 2010 7:45am

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Posted 15 November 2012 - 01:09 PM

John, sorry forgot to add, have started a new topic re your question about photo uploads here. Matt.

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Posted 15 November 2012 - 01:47 PM

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Bradfield's Hornbill (Tockus bradfieldi) in flight
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Little Makalolo, Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe
Nikon D4 1/3200 sec f4 ISO 800 EV0 200 mm

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Posted 21 November 2012 - 01:33 PM

On the wing

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Rufous-bellied Heron (Ardeola rufiventris)

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Nikon D3S + 400/2.8 VR 1/1600s f6.3 ISO 400 EV+1/3 400mm

Eagle Island Camp, Central Okavango Delta, Botswana


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Posted 21 November 2012 - 06:44 PM

Verreaux's Eagle
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Baringo Cliffs, Lake Baringo, Kenya


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Posted 30 November 2012 - 11:46 PM

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Eastern Grey Crowned Crane, Ol Tukai Swamp, Amboseli, Kenya, July 2012


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Posted 03 December 2012 - 03:43 AM

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Posted 04 June 2013 - 05:49 PM

Black Chested Snake Eagle, Urikaruus Camp, Kgalalgadi Transfrontier Park

 

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Posted 04 June 2013 - 06:10 PM

Saddle-Billed Stork, Okavango, Botswana

 

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Posted 04 June 2013 - 06:13 PM

Juvenile African Fish Eagle in Makgadikgadi, Botswana

 

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Posted 13 June 2013 - 11:15 AM

Pale Chanting Goshawk in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. Taken with Canon 7D and Canon 100-400 lens

 

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Posted 13 June 2013 - 11:24 AM

African Darter in the Boteti River, Botswana

 

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Posted 21 June 2013 - 09:07 AM

Lanner Falcon at Grootkolk Camp in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park.

 

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Posted 23 June 2013 - 05:56 AM

Yellow Billed Stork taken at Sunset Dam, near Lower Sabie in Kruger. Canon 7D and Canon 500 lens

 

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Posted 25 June 2013 - 08:21 AM

Namaqua Sandgrouse taken at Unions End Waterhole in the KTP with Canon 7D and Canon 500 Lens

 

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Posted 30 June 2013 - 02:21 PM

Secretary Bird at Urikaruus Camp in the KTP. Canon 7D and Canon 100-400 Lens

 

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Posted 02 July 2013 - 05:58 PM

Graeter kestrel taken in the KTP with Canon 7D and canon 100-400 lens

 

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