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Eleven bellows
cogitate thirty eons
of time that never was, is,
or ever will this day forth:
More coffee and quanta, my Duck?
Und warum nicht, my Leda?


Male Pheasant

It was raining when I took this picture of one of our male Pheasants, he was down at the bottom of the garden near the pond; this was taken through the end kitchen window. 69 more words

Birds And Animals

342/365 Shutter release challenge


Stopped today on my way home at a lough with around a dozen Mute swans in the field beside it. Some took to the water and this is the only one to strike this pose.

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Nikon D7200

Trying To Show Sympathy

This poor hunter is being victimised…

Apparently, according to this article in The Press & Journal (Aberdeen), this poor chap has been prevented from enjoying his lifelong bird-slaughtering-for-fun relaxation by saboteurs in the form of birdwatchers at a Moray Scotland nature reserve. 63 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh

Mute Swan Freshening Up

Canon EOS 100D

EF75-300mm f/4-5.6

  • f stop ƒ/8.0
  • Focal length 300.0 mm
  • Speed 1/400 sec
  • ISO 125
  • Flash (off, did not fire)

Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh