Sugarbird........... by Macky


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Please View Large – Cape Sugarbird male! – Promerops cafer on the Tree Pagoda – Mimetes fimbriifolius – member of the Protea family – Betty’s Bay, Western Cape, South Africa.

Featured in the following groups: (for the sake of certain group’s requirements)

Protea Group
Animals of Africa, best of the best Group
African Art and Photography Group
The Group Gallery of Art and Photography
Images of Endearment Group
Gems Group
Nature’s Paintbrush Group
Closeups in Nature Group
The Best of Anything and Everything Group
The Birds Group


macky, sugar bird, promerops cafer, bird, plumage, avian, sugarbird, feathers

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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My images may not be used wholly or in part without written permission, including copying, duplicating, printing, publishing (even on a website), pinning, reproducing, storing, sharing or transmitting by any means whatsoever

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  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkealmost 2 years ago

  • julie08
    julie08almost 2 years ago

    Fanastic work :)

  • Thank you Julie!!

    – Macky

  • Cindy Schnackel
    Cindy Schnackelalmost 2 years ago


  • Thank you Cindy!!

    – Macky

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppalmost 2 years ago

    WONDERFUL capture

  • Thank you Larry!!

    – Macky

  • Eyal Nahmias
    Eyal Nahmiasalmost 2 years ago

    beautiful color, comp and pose.

  • Thank you Eyal, long time no see? :-)

    – Macky

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

    Stunning colours & detail

  • Thank you Warren!!

    – Macky

  • Clare Colins
    Clare Colinsalmost 2 years ago

    Congratulations…a lovely clear capture!

  • Thank you Clare!!

    – Macky

  • Steve Randall
    Steve Randallalmost 2 years ago

    Featured Wednesday 12 Sep 2012

    Beautiful Work!

  • Thank you Steve, much appreciated!!

    – Macky

  • EdsMum
    EdsMumalmost 2 years ago

    Congratulations, 12th Sept., 2012…Shirley, Jean & Rene.

  • Thank you Shirley, Jean and Rene, much appreciated!!

    – Macky

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELalmost 2 years ago

    CONGRATULATIONS on your lovely features, beautiful work.

  • Thank you Andrea!!

    – Macky

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