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An endangered pheasant, with plumage iridescent...

A recent trip to Malaysia, in the Genting and Berjaya Hills area, was one of the most enjoyable birding photography  trips I have ever been on. 1,505 more words

Bird Photos And Observations

Spicy + Sticky Pheasant with Turnip Mash

I think about my future sometimes, and it does scare me a little. University wasn’t exactly the number one plan, at least not my personal one. 872 more words

Food

A Pheasant with brains

We had a pair of pheasants come to the feeder station in the back garden of our cottage most days. At first they just hoovered up the seeds on the ground but then we noticed the male had found a new way to create a supply of ‘spilt’ seed… 252 more words

Natural History

Half- ...hiding it

Continuing the theme of hiding from last week:

頭隠して尻隠さず
(Atama kakushite shiri kakusazu; “Hiding the head, not hiding the butt.”)

Definition:

This saying refers to a situation where somebody has done something wrong, or has a flaw or failing of some kind. 304 more words

Japanese

69g - Buckler's Hard to St Leonard's Grange

Every now and again I take a picture of roadkill.  My wife looks at me in exasperation as I take pictures of various animals which have been flattened and split open before their time.  532 more words

Travel

July 5th to 7th 2014...

Saturday was a very early start and as it was also bucketing with rain, I didn’t get to the oak.

But Sunday was a cool, fresh morning. 218 more words

Oak

Peeping through...

It was a lovely warm, sunny summer morning today. We were out a bit earlier than normal again.

I love the way the hedges and trees sometimes form wonderful natural borders, it makes it feel as if you’re peeping through into another world. 28 more words

Oak