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Golden Hour Bateleur

The Bateleur is a medium-sized eagle with very distinctive plumage. The dark colours make them difficult to photograph in the harsh Kalahari light. However, if you find them during the “golden hour” of early morning or late afternoon, they glow … Continue reading

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Looking back

Three cheetahs were striding through the Kalahari veld, seemingly oblivious to our presence. Just before they disappeared over the ridge, I sneezed and they all turned around in unison to look at us.   These photos were taken in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park … Continue reading

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The Camp Cat

This post is part of  Kalahari  Series II – 2011. The previous post in the series is Frenzy at the “water hole” – includes the movie . Also see Kalahari Series I – 2009. I have previously described the Grootkolk … Continue reading

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Gemsbok Graphics

This post is part of  Kalahari  Series II – 2011. The previous post in the series is Fierce Creatures. Also see Kalahari Series I – 2009. Gemsbok are very large buck which are specifically adapted to life with very little … Continue reading

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