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Friday Flappers – Feeding Folly?

You know me and crows. They’re such bold birds… and I really enjoy trying to capture their antics. However, occasionally these opportunistic birds get a little confused… and they try to cash in on human litter… even if there’s most … Continue reading

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Friday’s Formation Flappers

Today is flapper day… and I bring you a tight formation of gulls and crows… doing the bomb-burst after the tight barrel-roll… quite a set of manoeuvres! Any airshow audience would appreciate the daring skills exhibited by these flyers! Happy … Continue reading

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Monday Mono – as the Crow Flies…

Well, technically speaking… as the crows fly! There are two of them, if my last count was correct. The photo was taken on Saturday afternoon… as the last bit of Storm Deirdre swept by… and oh boy, did she sweep! … Continue reading

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Mono Monday – Crossing the Line?

Baby it’s NOT cold outside! Promise… in fact, it’s Baltic! Or… Arctic… or could I now be in trouble for using old (read Eurocentric…) terms to describe a feeling? Seems, these days the PC correct social warriors are wrecking everything. … Continue reading

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Friday Feathers – Crows… Rooks or Ravens?

Rainee asked a question the other day… if we have all-black crows here in Ireland. Yes… we have mostly black members of the crow family. On Wednesday, I featured a hooded crow… so, just for Friday fun… here’s a rook… … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wisdom – Save Some… for Whenever!

The following sequence was taken last month… when summer was throwing its last futile wobbles here in the northern hemisphere. We noticed a couple in the car close to us toss out bread and the birds appeared out of nowhere. … Continue reading

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Friday Flutters – Hopping Ducks!

When we do the school run with the two littlest grandchildren, we often stop at the duck pond – the very littlest lad insists that we see and feed the ducks. Swans are big ducks… mallards are just ducks… crows … Continue reading

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Another Study – The Identical Trike and Crows… Complex?

If… by some mean fluke of coincidence, I happen to show you something you observed yesterday… just if, would you/ could you possibly love/ loath me in identical fashion? I mean… as per this definition… … that is exactly the … Continue reading

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