Tag Archives: Bird

nz-499-655x436.jpg

Kingfisher type bird in New Zealand

On my recent trip to New Zealand we were in a town called Whakatane on the North Island. There is a very enjoyable river walk which brings you from the town, along the river, and […]

Posted in Wildlife Photography Also tagged , , , , , , , |
Robin-on-stump-655x498.jpg

Robin on Tree Stump

I was testing my new Canon 70-300 lens and spotted this Robin Red Breast standing in a patch of sunlight on a tree stump. I took 2 shots, in the first you couldn’t see his […]

Posted in General Posts, Wildlife Photography Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , |
IMG_0605-2013-08-08-at-11-38-49-655x761.jpg

Ladybird out for a Walk

This photo of a ladybird (or ladybug in the USA) I just liked because of the simplicity – one small ladybird in an vast green area. I also liked the texture of the grass stem […]

Posted in Wildlife Photography Also tagged , , , , , , |
dunmore-east-chicks-1-655x429.jpg

Chicks and their Mom – Seagull Chicks in Dunmore East : 26/Project 52

Halfway through the Project 52 challenge and it has been very hard these past few weeks to get any decent shoots in the evenings – the weather this year has been deplorable and this week […]

Posted in Project52, Wildlife Photography Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |
Dove-London--655x445.jpg

London Dove In Your Face – 24/Project52

I went for a walk in St. James park near Buckingham Palace in London and found that the pigeons were very tame, in fact, when I held my had out, 2 of them landed on […]

Posted in Project52 Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |
IMG_6841-655x436.jpg

Grey Heron at Cahir, Co. Tipperary : 11/Project 52

I came across this grey heron totally by accident in Cahir, Co. Tipperary ; it was standing in the weir just opposite Cahir Castle. Over a period of about 5 minutes this heron did not […]

Posted in Project52, Wildlife Photography Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |
Img_4672_-940x626.jpg

New Zealand, Lake Taupo Bird

On my way from Wellington to Lake Taupo on New Zealands North Island we stopped off at a viewing point at the start of Lake Taupo, about 45 minutes from the main town. There I […]

Posted in Travel Photography, Wildlife Photography Also tagged , , , , |