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White-throated Needletail (Hirundapus caudacutus)
Tarbert, Harris, Outer Hebrides
Josh Jones  website website  simple  profile profile
26/06/13 (uploaded 26/06/13)

Showed well late morning. Will post more on the blog later.
<i>Hirundapus caudacutus</i>
Long-tailed Tit (Aegithalos caudatus)
Fairburn Ings RSPB, West Yorkshire
Gary Shilton  simple  profile profile
16/05/10 (uploaded 16/05/10)

Roll up, roll up, get yer grubs here!!!
Equipment: 1D MkIII, 300 f/2.8+1.4x converter, hand held.
<i>Aegithalos caudatus</i>
Hawfinch (Coccothraustes coccothraustes)
undisclosed site, Shropshire
John Robinson  simple  profile profile
06/02/11 (uploaded 10/02/11)

At a new pool site. I've had this shot in mind for 50 years.
Equipment: D200 Sigma 100-300mm.
<i>Coccothraustes coccothraustes</i>
Blue Tit (Cyanistes caeruleus)
Hampton, Worcestershire
Mark Hancox  website website  simple  profile profile
03/03/10 (uploaded 04/03/10)

Taken as it actually happened ..not a composite.
Equipment: Canon 1d mk IV 500 F4.
<i>Cyanistes caeruleus</i>
Green Woodpecker (Picus viridis)
undisclosed site, Worcestershire
Stuart Wright  website website  simple  profile profile
08/07/12 (uploaded 14/07/12)

<i>Picus viridis</i>
Little Owl (Athene noctua)
undisclosed site, Lancashire
Austin Thomas  website website  simple  profile profile
12/06/11 (uploaded 18/06/11)

There are more images from this project on my website for those who might be interested.
Equipment: Canon.
<i>Athene noctua</i>
Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis)
Crowle, Worcestershire
Mark Hancox  website website  simple  profile profile
16/01/12 (uploaded 16/01/12)

Equipment: Canon.
<i>Alcedo atthis</i>
Nightjar (Caprimulgus europaeus)
undisclosed site, Powys
Paul_Leafe  simple  profile profile
29/05/10 (uploaded 20/06/10)

<i>Caprimulgus europaeus</i>
Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis)
Upton Warren NR (Permit Only), Worcestershire
Karen Summers  simple  profile profile
25/07/09 (uploaded 18/01/10)

A diving female kingfisher.
<i>Alcedo atthis</i>
Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus)
Worlaby Carrs, Lincolnshire
Graham Catley  website website  simple  profile profile
28/11/10 (uploaded 28/11/10)

<i>Asio flammeus</i>

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Cuckoo
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Two-barred Crossbill
Two-barred Crossbill
Shrops
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White's Thrush
White's Thrush
Shetland
25/09/13 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Knot
Knot
Cheshire
16/12/12 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Short-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl
Lothian
04/02/09 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Short-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl
Lincs
05/12/10 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Barn Owl
Barn Owl
Norfolk
08/03/11 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Bittern
Bittern
Glamorgan
28/01/14 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Wood Warbler
Wood Warbler
Powys
28/04/10 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Firecrest
Firecrest
Warks
18/03/14 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Hen Harrier
Hen Harrier
Suffolk
25/02/12 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Bittern
Bittern
S Yorks
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Hobby
Hobby
Surrey
17/09/15 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Knot
Knot
Fife
13/08/11 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Crested Tit
Crested Tit
Highland
05/02/13 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Waxwing
Waxwing
Kent
12/12/10 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Bittern
Bittern
Glos
26/02/13 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
White-tailed Eagle
White-tailed Eagle
Argyll
23/04/11 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Green Woodpecker
Green Woodpecker
Northants
23/12/09 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Sparrowhawk
Sparrowhawk
Worcs
26/08/09 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Red-breasted Flycatcher
Red-breasted Flycatcher
Shetland
30/09/13 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Roller
Roller
E Yorks
05/06/12 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Mandarin Duck
Mandarin Duck
Powys
03/02/12 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
Lesser Kestrel
Lesser Kestrel
Suffolk
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Gyrfalcon
Gyrfalcon
Outer Hebrides
14/03/16 Former Photo of the Week Show thumbnail functions
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