Thursday, August 14, 2008

Sky Watch Friday - Back to the Baakens Valley


Pied Kingfisher captured in the Baakens River near the harbour, opposite the old Tramways building.

22 comments:

  1. Well, what a lovely photograph this turned out to be. A kingfisher, no less. Wow, and the reflection is neat too.

    Nice photography.

    Abraham

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  2. Really wonderful photo. I love to watch kingfishers.

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  3. Beautiful reflections, I like that.

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  4. One of the kingfishers is upside down.... nice capture to that!

    I have two Sky Watch pictures this week, and you can view them in these blogs:
    Jenn Was Here and Shutter Happy Moments. Please drop by in any of the blogs if you have the time. Thanks a lot. Happy Weekends!

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  5. Great photo and fantastic reflexion. I want to go and explore the Baakens Valley more to find some photo opportunities.

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  6. lovely catch for SKYWATCH! Mine's up too hope you can drop by and asking for your help.... I was nominated for pinoyworld blog of the week, voting poll located at my side bar... Hope you can vote for me... The way of fortune is like the milkyway in the sky.... Thanks a lot! Happy weekend!

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  7. What a brilliant photo - the reflection is really clear. One day, when I'm grown up, maybe I'll take a picture as good as this! :)

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  8. What an amazing pic! Romantic and magical!

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  9. WoW! Love your shot of the kingfisher. The water is just like a mirror! Very nice!

    Petunia

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  10. A very lovely and nicely balanced image. Reflections are always nice!!

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  11. Great shot! I love Kingfishers! Well done!

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  12. how sweet he looks and this would make a lovely card :)

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  13. A great looking birds and a very fine reflection.. :O)

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  14. beautiful interpretation of the sky watch!

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  15. What a stunning picture! Love seeing this little kingfisher and his reflexion on water!

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  16. Beautiful, I love the composition with the refection.

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  17. Beautiful, I love the composition with the refection.

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  18. Beautiful shot especially with the wonderful reflection.

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  19. Stunning photo - I didn't realise we had kingfishers in the Baakens Valley!

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  20. Sorry, I’m a little late because I was sailing this weekend.
    So I stop by and say thank you for a nice SWF.

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