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Blue Tit (Cyanistes caeruleus)Preston, Lancashire
Martin Jump  website website  simple  profile profile07/02/17 (uploaded 10/02/17)
Blue Tit
Blue Tit Reflection from my allotment reflection pool proj.
Equipment: Canon.
Goshawk (Accipiter gentilis)Brecon Beacons, Powys
Mike Warburton  simple  profile profile22/01/17 (uploaded 05/02/17)
Goshawk
Good to finally catch up with the pair of Goshawk at my hide in the Brcon Beacons again. Amazing birds to see up close but proving to be as difficult as ever with a hit rate of only about 10% on whether they turn up.
Equipment: Canon 70d, Sigma 150-600mm, Slik 780 DX tripod.
Black-necked Grebe (Podiceps nigricollis)Scarborough, North Yorkshire
Joe Seymour  simple  profile profile28/01/17 (uploaded 30/01/17)
Black-necked Grebe
Equipment: Canon.
Eastern Black Redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros phoenicuroides)Skinningrove, Cleveland
John Richardson  website website  simple  profile profile23/01/17 (uploaded 23/01/17)
Eastern Black Redstart
Finally caught up with this superb little fella.
Equipment: Canon 7D Mark II + Canon 500mm f/4 + 1.4 converter.
Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)Hogganfield Loch, Clyde
Dan Brown  simple  profile profile01/01/17 (uploaded 16/01/17)
Mute Swan
IPhone shot of Mute Swan feeding frenzy from above!
Mistle Thrush (Turdus viscivorus)Wigan, Greater Manchester
Roy Rimmer  simple  profile profile02/01/17 (uploaded 04/01/17)
Mistle Thrush
This Mistle Thrush was not content until it took the last berry.
Woodcock (Scolopax rusticola)undisclosed site, Lincolnshire
Col Scott  simple  profile profile28/12/16 (uploaded 28/12/16)
Woodcock
Equipment: Canon 7D Canon 400mm f5.6.
Robin (Erithacus rubecula)Wigan, Greater Manchester
Roy Rimmer  simple  profile profile26/12/16 (uploaded 26/12/16)
Robin
Woolly-necked Stork (Ciconia episcopus)undisclosed site, Northern Province, South Africa
Jamie MacArthur  simple  profile profile29/11/16 (uploaded 18/12/16)
Woolly-necked Stork
Not the easiest stork to get close to, so you can imagine my delight to get this close at 200mm and eating a delicious cockroach.
Equipment: Canon.
Hammerkop (Scopus umbretta)Kotu, Western Division, Gambia
Dave Williams  simple  profile profile29/11/16 (uploaded 12/12/16)
Hammerkop

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