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Crow

This crow just happened to be perched close by for some time, while I rattled off a whole bunch of shots hoping I’d get something worthwhile out of…

Blue Tit In Camouflage

Blue tit, wearing camouflage. Lovely bright yellows in this shot. I happened to be looking around the garden with my camera in hand, turned and saw this blue…

Blue Tit on Bars

This shot has been on my hard drive for some time and it’s only recently, sorting through my photos, that I’ve come to appreciate it. For me the…

Chaffinch at the Feeder

One of several similar shots taken in recent weeks, this chaffinch has been a regular visitor to the feeder. Getting a shot was very much a trial and…

Robin in the Snow

What’s not to like about a robin in the snow? We haven’t had much snow in recent years, so it was worth waiting patiently in the garden for…

Morning Song

Grateful thanks to this little dunnock for turning up at the right time and making this photo. I happened to be outside my back door, checking the camera…

Blue Tit at the Feeder

I have no shortage of blue tit shots as they’re regular visitors to our garden, and we usually get them breeding in a nesting box in the bottom…

Starving Starling

A baby starling demands food from a parent. A busy time of year for the parents. Of all the shots I took of the starlings that day, this…

Egyptian Goose

The Egyptian Goose is a beautiful bird, strikingly coloured. Although I took several shots of the bird, it’s this close-up view of the bird’s eye that I am…

Ducks

Ducks, Whitlingham Country Park, Norwich. The beautiful colours make this shot. Beyond that, no great effort required. I often zoom right in to get close to the subject,…

Swan

A fairly classic swan shot, enhanced by the reflection, and I like the way the colours work in this shot, the darker blue, the brighter white, and the…

Preening

A Canada Goose, preening, from a recent visit to Whitlingham Country Park, Norwich. Again, I tried to be a little more creative while cropping the original and like…