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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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Lion Spotting

If you have read my post Take your camera to the bathroom (and other Kalahari safari tips), you will know that spotting any of the big cats in the Kalahari can be hard work.  It is all a matter of persistence and a … Continue reading

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Gemsbok Sky

Typical scene in the Kalahari . . . an endless horizon, very blue skies and Gemsbok. For more photographs of Gemsbok see the post Gemsbok Graphics For more info and stories about the Kalahari see Kalahari Series I – 2009 and … Continue reading

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