Catch of the day at Mankwe

by Anton van Zyl
(Rustenburg)

Pied Kingfisher with his catch

Pied Kingfisher with his catch

On 4 June 2011 I caught this Pied Kingfisher with his catch of the day at Mankwe dam

Comments for Catch of the day at Mankwe

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Jun 01, 2012
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
I like!
by: Pieter

These birds are small so you must have a huge lens or he was very close!

Jun 01, 2012
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Lovely pic
by: Dave

well composed with good lighting.

Jun 01, 2012
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Gotcha!
by: Irvine

A five star image and a catchlight in the eye rounds it off. Beautiful silky background

May 31, 2012
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Great catch
by: Jenny

Now that's a big fish and he looks really pleased with himself. Lovely picture Anton thanks for sharing it with us.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Share Your interesting Pilanesberg story with us!.

"Having a passion for the region myself and having had to learn about all the dynamics, waterholes and ideal routes to drive over a period of 6 years - I wish I had this guide on my first trip already!" - Morkel Erasmus, Secunda, South Africa

"Mario and Jenny take you to spots that are not always visited, and their descriptions of the more remote camps will allow you to make an informed decision without wasting time and money" - Bob & Sherry Shepardson, DeBary, Florida, USA

"Your time and money are valuable and the information in this book will help you save both." - Don Stilton, Florida, USA

"I highly recommend the book to anyone visiting Etosha National Park to photograph the animals - or anyone considering an African photography safari in the future." - Anne Darling, Cognac, France

"As a photographer and someone who has visited and taken photographs in the Pilanesberg National Park, I can safely say that with the knowledge gained from this eBook, your experiences and photographs will be much more memorable." - Alastair Stewart, B C, Canada

"This work is so much more than an eBook, because it is also a guide, a tutorial, an inspiration and a must-have for anyone interested in wildlife photography" - Findtripinfo.com, USA