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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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Martial Eagle with chick

The Martial Eagle is the largest eagle in Africa. It swoops down on its prey from high up in the sky, often killing its target in one blow with its massive talons and muscle mass. It reproduces every two years, raising only … Continue reading

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Christmas Day Sunset

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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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