PLEASE VIEW LARGE – Orange Breasted Sunbird – Nectarinia violacea,
Betty’s Bay, Western Cape, South Africa.

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My interest in the field of photography began in childhood, starting with film, then a ‘splatter’ of videography and finally the migration to DSLR photography.

I hope you enjoy viewing my interpretation of the Natural World through my lens.

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  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonabout 2 years ago

    Natures Paintbrush

    BEAUTIFUL work

  • Thanks very much Ann!!

    – Macky

  • jesika
    jesikaabout 2 years ago

    Almost unbelievably beautiful bird & image

  • Thanks very much Jesika!!

    – Macky

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeabout 2 years ago

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    Photography b...about 2 years ago

    Really beautiful capture and image !!

  • Thanks very much!!

    – Macky

  • Warren. A. Williams
    Warren. A. Wil...about 2 years ago

    Magic comp & detail excellent

  • Thanks very much Warren!!

    – Macky

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    Qnitaabout 2 years ago


  • Dan MacKenzie
    Dan MacKenzieabout 2 years ago

    Gorgeous shot Macky!

  • Thanks very much Dan!!

    – Macky

  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjesabout 2 years ago

    2012/3/05 2 Images per day

  • lcretyi
    lcretyiabout 2 years ago

    What can I say, I love your Birds!

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  • Thanks very much Laura!!

    – Macky

  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjesabout 2 years ago

    2012/05/05 1 Image a day

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