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Bird watching for short-sighted people

… Shot this picture this morning during the bird-watchers boat ride on the river. 😉    

Rock Kestrel

The Rock Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus. Fam.Falconidae) is a ‘lone hunter’ of insects, mice and lizards.  Likes to watch from high vantage points but this time I was above this falcon specie.

Different views on the Cape Cormorant

The Cape Cormorant (Phalacrocorax capensis. Fam. Phalacrocoracidae) is a common sea bird along the Southern coast of South Africa. Usually they sit on rocks along the shore. Fairly easy to approach but not closer than 7-8 meters before they get restless and migrate to another rock. I made several pictures of the group and processed …

The Cape Bulbul

Machalite Sunbird

Duck in plain Blue

Walk Air

Shot this one from the front door.

Fence sitting

Bird on a wire