Tag Archives: birds

Close Shave… Missed!

Chinny-chin-chin… by the skin of your… your… tail feathers? Yep… missed magic moment? Do you occasionally, just occasionally, get the feeling you’ve arrived a second or three too late? Well, on this shot I didn’t only arrive too late… I … Continue reading

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Wildlife Wednesday – Northern Wheatear – Part II

Last Wednesday I got a bit of a debate going when I challenged my South African friends to see if they could spot a Northern Wheatear. I shared the IUCN info that suggested Northern Wheatears don’t make it as far … Continue reading

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Tuesday Trees – Buzzard – Waiting for the Spring!

Continuing my spring trend. I spotted this fellow perched aloft. I most likely wouldn’t even have glanced at the trees because all the trees in the area are still carrying winter’s battle scars. They all look vaguely the same… bare, … Continue reading

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Swallow Spells Spring!

When the daily prompt arrived I was already working on today’s post but couldn’t resist changing in mid-flight. I mean… just the thought of soon seeing our first swallow of the season is enough to get me excited! So, just … Continue reading

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