"Mowhawk Pelican"

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Comments (114)

mary palaiologou on February 19, 2010

Hi JOHAN!! Your gallery is very interesting and beautiful. Greetings from Athens . Mary P.

H.J. van Zyl on February 19, 2010

Thanks for the visits and comments!

Dieter Hockertz



~ Kati & Giuli ~

palaiologou mary

Kind regards! Johan. Cape Town

Malcolm Mald on February 20, 2010

Amazing Gallery , You are so lucky to have such wonderful subjects to Photograph , Added you to my Favorites . Look forward to any additions .

Regards from the Cold UK

Chocolat13 on February 20, 2010

I never saw such a strange kind of big bird Johan! It is spectalar your country! Ciao, Rosa

arch.khazarian on February 20, 2010

Hallo Johan


Best regards from Germany to Cape Town :))

Alfred Khazarian

H.J. van Zyl on February 21, 2010



arch.khazarian Thank you for the YS!

Thank you for the kind commennts and visits! Greetings! Johan

Tóthné Magdi on February 21, 2010

Jolly good chap !!!!!!

Greetings from Hungary Magdi

H.J. van Zyl on February 22, 2010

Thank you Tóthné Magdi for the visits! Greetings! Johan

Maja Weidemueller on February 22, 2010

Looks so good humoured this one!! I love the bright colours, I have never seen such an interesting chap! All the best, Maja

Maria Pantazi on February 23, 2010

Hi Johan! I do not know if this pelican emigrated from Greece but it is cute and your shot is impressive!


M a r i a

H.J. van Zyl on February 23, 2010

beegood Thanks Maja for the visit and your chat! Greetings! Johan

Maria Pantazi Thank you for your visit and comment! Johan

Ria Maat on March 1, 2010

Schitterend vogel is dit Johan! Prachtige foto ook, met een mooie uitsnede!

Groeten van Ria

H.J. van Zyl on March 1, 2010

Mike Parfitt Thank you! Greetings! Johan

Baie dankie Ria vir jou besoek en aangename kommentaar! Groetjes! Johan

anyushkamm on March 4, 2010

Lovely new pictures in you gallery, Johan! Well, maybe not so new, but I was away for a while, so everything is new to me. ;) I love this pelican with its colourful beak and a crazy hairdo! :) Best, Ana

H.J. van Zyl on March 4, 2010

Hallo Ana and thank you for your kind words! Yes these latest pictures are fairly new! Greetings! Johan

Seima I on March 5, 2010

Funny face!! Interesting photo!!

mr scottyow on March 5, 2010

very colourful pelican. nice captured. greetings, scott

kurt Oblak on March 5, 2010

Wundervoll,gruß KURT

Axl Bach on March 5, 2010

Wow!! Unbelievable superb bird!! I love animals so much!! Your gallery is match for my sense.

A cordial greetings from Japan, Axl

Tomáš Gregor on March 5, 2010

:-) Very good.

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Photo taken in Gertrude Rikumba Kandanga Hilukilwa, Walvis Bay, Namibia

Photo details

  • Uploaded on February 2, 2010
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    by H.J. van Zyl
    • Camera: Panasonic DMC-FZ50
    • Taken on 2009/09/18 08:43:48
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/400)
    • Focal Length: 88.80mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash