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Getting closer to the Holiday season - 20141123

So soon the holiday season approaches. First, Thanksgiving and then the Advent season reaching the excitement of Christmas. My time with the birds compete with the holiday preparations. 15 more words


Photo 52 : Week 4 : Wildlife

This weeks topic was wildlife. It was a topic that I struggled with for a few reasons, the combination of a busy schedule and not a lot of daylight meant my available shooting time was a walk in the park with my dog at the weekend. 124 more words

Olympus OM-D E-M5

Waterfowl count - January 2015

As every year, the weekend mid-January is reserved for the international waterfowl count (here is the link in German). The Saturday before the temperature was very mild. 217 more words



This Sliver gull was squawking low over my head I managed to get a photo with beak wide open looking at me.


Pacific gull

A adult Pacific gull in flight :)


Seagull Discrimination

It turns out it matters what colour you are if you are a seagull in New Zealand, and I’m talking beak colour.

There are three types of seagull in New Zealand – as far as I have determined – yellow beak big ones, … 487 more words


Landing gear down

It’s been several weeks since I last visited the beach and its pier and I decided today might be a good day to change that. We’re expecting a pineapple express (heavy rain and mild temps coming out of the southwest) to come through in a day or so, so I wanted to see if there was anything worth photographing there before the rains hit. 131 more words