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Roller Time by MorkelErasmus Roller Time by MorkelErasmus
A Lilac-Breasted Roller, one of Africa's most colourful birds, throws its grasshopper-meal into the air to reposition it before swallowing.

Taken in the Savute area, Botswana.

This photo is Copyrighted. © Morkel Erasmus Photography. All rights reserved. No unauthorised use allowed.
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:iconvrinda-the-wistful:
Vrinda-the-Wistful Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2014  New member Hobbyist General Artist
Wonderful action shot!  Lovely bird too.  :heart:
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner 3 days ago  Professional Photographer
Thanks!
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:iconcalestin:
Calestin Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
So wonderful colors! Nice photo !
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2014  Professional Photographer
tnx
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:iconlegendaryeon:
LegendaryEon Featured By Owner May 5, 2014  Professional Artist
What a beautiful bird! I love the blue!
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2014  Professional Photographer
Thanks!
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:iconlegendaryeon:
LegendaryEon Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2014  Professional Artist
My pleasure!
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:icongreystar2000:
Greystar2000 Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Roller: through the mouth, past the gums, look out stomach, here it comes! *nom *
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:iconmorkelerasmus:
MorkelErasmus Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2014  Professional Photographer
:D hehe
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:icondakota-the-bonana:
Dakota-The-Bonana Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2014
Beautiful Bird! And great pic!
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