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Hunting – with a Camera

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Post No. 879

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Hunting – with a Camera

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NB : Click on each photograph to enlarge it, then press the arrow (top left) to return

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…where elephants, rhino’s and hippo’s become

gigantic rocks in or out of water

and/or vice versa

imagination also plays a part

with shadows imitating animal shapes…

so let’s play eye spy

We're on our way

We’re on our way

hot and dry

Heat haze

Heat haze

and around the first bend…

Wild dogs

Wild dogs

Wild dogs

Wild dogs

see the one in front

we were lucky to see the wild dogs as they seldom show themselves. This was a large group of 12-15, all ages, with the younger ones being very playful despite the heat.

Lone giraffe

Lone giraffe

Giraffe are sometimes difficult to spot

Antelope

Antelope

and so are the various antelope

Antelope

Antelope

the lookout –

Antelope

Antelope 2

can you spot her?

Lioness

Lioness

back view of her head; she kept nodding off then her head flopped down flat

Lioness facing away from camera

Lioness facing away from camera

To be continued… (this post was to show how difficult it is to spot animals in the wild)

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Author: adeeyoyo

I am a middle-aged South African woman, living in Johannesburg. I began writing poetry towards the end of May 2010. I love animals – sometimes more than people!

7 thoughts on “Hunting – with a Camera

  1. Wow. Crazy that you got to see so much wild life – and so close.
    Intimidating, but thrilling at the same time. What a cool adventure you had.

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  2. Awesome photos Denise, can’t wait for the next installment.

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  3. Love the photos Denise and yes, it was sometimes difficult to spot the animals! You did well to capture this lot, look forward to the next ones.

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