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Berndt Weissenbacher
Attended Deutsche Internationale Schule zu Johannesburg
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"Cat Nap" -- Taken in the Lake Nakuru Reserve in Kenya Africa during the 2012 Aperture Academy Photography Safari Workshop.
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......Lovelyyyyyyyyyy....!!!Good night....!Melenia
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Lady In Her Lair
Young female Leopard in very dense bush, Kruger National Park, South Africa.


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Thank you very much, one and all - much appreciated.
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Surrounded by a Sea of Grass
Helmeted Guineafowl surveys the surroundings from atop a termite mound in a grassland dominated by Red Grass, Themeda triandra, Hertzogville, Orange Free State, South Africa.


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#birdloversworldwide +BIRD Lovers & WILDLIFE curated by +Robert SKREINER
#birdsgallery +Birds GALLERY curated by +Heinrich Wagner
#Birds4All +Birds4All curated by +Ricky L Jones & +Walter Soestbergen
#hqspbirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr, +Mark Rayner, and +Andy Brown
#naturephotos +YisforYellow curated by +Lucille Galleli and +Roswitha Böhmer
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Besten Dank +Rita Gijbels
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Little Egret at Dusk
Hertzogville, Orange Free State, South Africa


#africantuesday ' Open Theme ' +African Tuesday curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock and +Grobler du Preez
#AFRICANature +AFRICANature curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock , +Grobler du Preez, +Berndt Weissenbacher , +Anette Mossbacher and +Wayne Marinovich
#birdloversworldwide +BIRD Lovers & WILDLIFE curated by +Robert SKREINER
#birdsgallery +Birds GALLERY curated by +Heinrich Wagner
#Birds4All +Birds4All curated by +Ricky L Jones & +Walter Soestbergen
#FreshPics  +Fresh Pics curated by +Trevor Farrell
#hqspbirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr, +Mark Rayner, and +Andy Brown
#naturephotos +YisforYellow curated by +Lucille Galleli and +Roswitha Böhmer
#pixelworld +PixelWorld curated by +Alberto Carreras
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De rien Berndt !

Bonne soirée !


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It's Been One of Those Weeks

Very glad this week is over...

#QuirkyNature +Quirky Nature curated by +Carissa Braun
#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto, +Krystina Isabella Brion, and +Andy Smith
#naturephotos +YisforYellow curated by +Lucille Galleli and +Roswitha Böhmer
#photojournalworlwide +Photo Journal Worldwide curated by +andi rivarola
#pixelworld +PixelWorld curated by +Alberto Carreras
#WholeWildlifeWeek +Whole Wildlife Week curated by +Sandy Schepis , +Dick Whitlock , +Anette Mossbacher and +Diego Cattaneo
#canonphotographers   #canonusers  +Africa Geographic  #africageographic   #wildlifephotography  

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Thank you +Kiersten Rowland
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Amongst the Thorns
Barn Owl perched in thorn scrub, Kgalagadi Transfrontier National Park, South Africa


#birdloversworldwide +BIRD Lovers & WILDLIFE curated by +Robert SKREINER
#birdsgallery +Birds GALLERY curated by +Heinrich Wagner
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#hqspbirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr, +Mark Rayner, and +Andy Brown
#WholeWildlifeWeek +Whole Wildlife Week curated by +Sandy Schepis , +Dick Whitlock , +Anette Mossbacher and +Diego Cattaneo
#kgalagadi   #southafrica   #birdphotography   #birdphotos   #canonphotographers   #canonusers   #wildlifephotography   #owls  

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Juvenile Reed Cormorant
Marievale Wetland, Gauteng, South Africa



#wildlifewednesday +Wildlife Wednesdays curated by +Mike Spinak , +Morkel Erasmus
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#hqspbirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr, +Mark Rayner, and +Andy Brown
#naturephotos +YisforYellow curated by +Lucille Galleli and +Roswitha Böhmer
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On the Prowl
Young female Leopard hiding in a wall of Spear Grass, Kruger National Park, South Africa.


#africantuesday ' Open Theme ' +African Tuesday curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock and +Grobler du Preez
#AFRICANature +AFRICANature curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock , +Grobler du Preez, +Berndt Weissenbacher , +Anette Mossbacher and +Wayne Marinovich
#WholeWildlifeWeek +Whole Wildlife Week curated by +Sandy Schepis , +Dick Whitlock , +Anette Mossbacher and +Diego Cattaneo
#catsbigandsmallthebest +Cats Big And Small The Best curated by +Mark HELM
#catsallovertheworld +CATS all over the World curated by +Robert SKREINER
#dailydepthoffield +Daily Depth Of Field curated by +Vince Ong +Nuraini Ghaifullah +Virgil Cowen and +f.a. fiebig
#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto, +***, and +Andy Smith
#naturephotos +YisforYellow curated by +Lucille Galleli and +Roswitha Böhmer
#onecatadaykeepsthedoctoraway +OneCatADay - Photo Theme Page curated by +Sandra Deichmann
#BTPAnimalPRO+BTP Animal Pro . founded by +Rinus Bakker , owned by +Nancy Dempsey , curated by +Hugh Ferguson
#leopards   #cats   #wildlifephotography   #wildlife   #southafrica   #krugernationalpark   #canonusers   #canonphotography  

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Thank you very much +Morkel Erasmus - and always a pleasure.
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Crab for Lunch, Anyone?
Little Grebe feasting on a juvenile Single-spined River Crab, Marievale Bird Sanctuary, Gauteng, South Africa


A late one for
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and early for
#wildlifewednesday +Wildlife Wednesdays curated by +Mike Spinak , +Morkel Erasmus
#wadingbirdwednesday ?#waterbirdwednesday +Water Bird Wednesday curated by +Margaret Tompkins
and
#birdloversworldwide +BIRD Lovers & WILDLIFE curated by +Robert SKREINER
#birdsgallery +Birds GALLERY curated by +Heinrich Wagner
#Birds4All +Birds4All curated by +Ricky L Jones & +Walter Soestbergen
#hqspbirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr, +Mark Rayner, and +Andy Brown
#naturephotos +YisforYellow curated by +Lucille Galleli and +Roswitha Böhmer
#WholeWildlifeWeek +Whole Wildlife Week curated by +Sandy Schepis , +Dick Whitlock , +Anette Mossbacher and +Diego Cattaneo
#BTPBirdPro+BTP Bird Pro . owned by +Rinus Bakker and +Nancy Dempsey ,curated by +Jack Stepanyan
#wildlifephotography   #birdphotography   #canonusers   #canonphotography   #AfricaGeoBirds  +Africa Geographic 

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Thank you very much +Dick Whitlock and +Morkel Erasmus - have been away for a while, so apologies!
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Tranquil Dawn
Indian Ocean, Ballito Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa



#africantuesday ' Ocean Views ' +African Tuesday curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock and +Grobler du Preez
#AFRICANature +AFRICANature curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock , +Grobler du Preez, +Berndt Weissenbacher , +Anette Mossbacher and +Wayne Marinovich
#landscapearttuesday +LandscapeArtTuesday curated by +Christina Deubel
#AmazingLandscapes curated by +Rolf Hicker
#FreshPics  +Fresh Pics curated by +Trevor Farrell
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#landscapephotography +Landscape Photography 
curated by +Margaret Tompkins +Kevin Rowe +Toshi Nakamura +Bill Wood +Tony Phillips +Jeff Beddow +Krzysztof Hanusiak +Dennis Hoffbuhr +Dave Gaylord +Doug Hagadorn +Eric Drumm +RJ Wilner 
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#naturephotos +YisforYellow curated by +Lucille Galleli and +Roswitha Böhmer
#plusphotoextract curated by +Jarek Klimek

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Thank you +Christel Ihrybauer and +Grobler du Preez - as always, a pleasure, Grobler.
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Ndlulamithi - Taller Than the Trees
Giraffe having a little look at the short guy with the camera, Marakele National Park, South Africa.


#africantuesday ' Open Theme ' +African Tuesday curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock and +Grobler du Preez
#AFRICANature +AFRICANature curated by +Morkel Erasmus , +Dick Whitlock , +Grobler du Preez, +Berndt Weissenbacher , +Anette Mossbacher and +Wayne Marinovich
#WholeWildlifeWeek +Whole Wildlife Week curated by +Sandy Schepis , +Dick Whitlock , +Anette Mossbacher and +Diego Cattaneo
#dailydepthoffield +Daily Depth Of Field curated by +Vince Ong +Nuraini Ghaifullah +Virgil Cowen and +f.a. fiebig
#FreshPics  +Fresh Pics curated by +Trevor Farrell
#hqspanimals +HQSP Animals curated by +Alejandro J. Soto, +Krystina Isabella Brion, and +Andy Smith
#naturephotos +YisforYellow curated by +Lucille Galleli and +Roswitha Böhmer
#pixelworld +PixelWorld curated by +Alberto Carreras
#BTPAnimalPRO+BTP Animal Pro . founded by +Rinus Bakker , owned by +Nancy Dempsey , curated by +Hugh Ferguson

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Whoooooo's Calling?
Inquisitive Pearl-spotted Owlet, Bela-Bela, Limpopo, South Africa



#birdloversworldwide +BIRD Lovers & WILDLIFE curated by +Robert SKREINER
#birdsgallery +Birds GALLERY curated by +Heinrich Wagner
#Birds4All +Birds4All curated by +Ricky L Jones & +Walter Soestbergen
#hqspbirds +HQSP Birds curated by +Suzi Harr, +Mark Rayner, and +Andy Brown
#naturephotos +YisforYellow curated by +Lucille Galleli and +Roswitha Böhmer
#WholeWildlifeWeek +Whole Wildlife Week curated by +Sandy Schepis , +Dick Whitlock , +Anette Mossbacher and +Diego Cattaneo

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Thank you +Anette Mossbacher - apologies for the late reply.
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Berndt Weissenbacher Photography - The Nature of Nature
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I was born in Johannesburg and have never managed to escape.  Nevertheless, as a boy, I was privileged to live opposite an open veld in my home suburb.  Exposed to the sights, sounds and smells of the veld around me, I very soon wanted to 'hold and keep' the experiences I was exposed to.  Photographically I started at age six, plaguing my father for a turn behind his normal 8mm home movie camera.  Only much later, in my mid-twenties, could I afford an SLR.

The African landscape, its fauna and flora are important to me.  My photographs are not meant to document; rather, they are an expression of my moods and responses to my home continent and the awe and delight that I experience when in a natural environment.

I hope that in some small way my images may also delight you.   

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Wildlife and environmental images, stock photography and fine art prints
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  • Deutsche Internationale Schule zu Johannesburg
  • University of the Witwatersrand
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