Photographed by David Dampier http://blog.londolozi.com/2013/12/in-search-of-paradise/

Photographed by David Dampier http://blog.londolozi.com/2013/12/in-search-of-paradise/

A female paradise flycatcher. These beautiful inhabitants of riparian vegetation are estimated to occur at a density of one pair every 150m in suitable habitat. the male of the species looks almost identical but has a much longer tail. Photograph by Anthony Goldman

A female paradise flycatcher. These beautiful inhabitants of riparian vegetation are estimated to occur at a density of one pair every 150m in suitable habitat. the male of the species looks almost identical but has a much longer tail. Photograph by Anthony Goldman

A slightly different angle on the gorgeous lilac breasted roller. The vibrancy of its plumage and the light in its eyes are what make the image for me. Photograph by Amy Attenborough

A slightly different angle on the gorgeous lilac breasted roller. The vibrancy of its plumage and the light in its eyes are what make the image for me. Photograph by Amy Attenborough

Finding nutrients in anything possible.

Finding nutrients in anything possible.

A Southern White-faced Owl perches next to the road, allowing us this special moment to view it so clearly. These birds are only about 27cm tall but can catch small mammals and birds such as Laughing Doves, which are almost the same size as them. Photograph by Amy Attenborough

A Southern White-faced Owl perches next to the road, allowing us this special moment to view it so clearly. These birds are only about 27cm tall but can catch small mammals and birds such as Laughing Doves, which are almost the same size as them. Photograph by Amy Attenborough

Another collared sunbird, from a different angle this time. The blooming of many flowers around the camp has been providing a bonanza for these birds of late. Photograph by Anthony Goldman

Another collared sunbird, from a different angle this time. The blooming of many flowers around the camp has been providing a bonanza for these birds of late. Photograph by Anthony Goldman

One of the more colourful residents of the Lowveld, the crested barbet is able to call almost indefinitely by using one of its bronchial tubes to breathe in and out while using the other tube to vocalise. Photograph by Anthony Goldman

One of the more colourful residents of the Lowveld, the crested barbet is able to call almost indefinitely by using one of its bronchial tubes to breathe in and out while using the other tube to vocalise. Photograph by Anthony Goldman

Scavenger of the Sky: A White-Backed Vulture. Photograph by Trevor Ryan McCall-Peat

Scavenger of the Sky: A White-Backed Vulture. Photograph by Trevor Ryan McCall-Peat

A male white bellied sunbird found feeding in the Varty car park. Photograph by Lucien Beaumont.

A male white bellied sunbird found feeding in the Varty car park. Photograph by Lucien Beaumont.

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