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Photo-Graphic of a pelargonium flower

This is a succulent pelargonium flower with a diameter of 15 millimeter.

Photo-Graphic of a hedera flower

8 in 1

For these composites I used 8 photos and fitted them together. The surface divisions are a composition in their own right.

Flower

Catching Light in Darkness 4

Nest building of the Cape Wagtail (3 pictures)

It’s Winter but busy in our garden. Sunbirds (3 different species) warblers, mousebirds, starlings, pigeons and weavers, to name a few, moving around. In the grenadilla bush we have several bird species nesting every year. This time the Cape Wagtails are first to build their nest. Have a look.

Winter in South Africa

The Cape Wagtail building a nest and a blooming sunflower in our garden. Later today more action in the nest building of the Cape Wagtails.

Today’s special

Today’s special

Canola season has just begun in South Africa. This morning’s windscreen shots between Bredasdorp and Napier.

Lesser Double-Collared Sunbird

Lesser Double-Collared Sunbird. Nectarina chalybea. In Afrikaans: ‘Kleinvaalpenssuikerbekkie’. Translated: ‘Small Pale Belly Sugar Beak’. South Africans are very descriptive in name giving…