Wednesday, 29 October 2008

Redwings and Fieldfares, Dowley Gap.29/10/08

Nice and bright , but cold this morning down at Dowley Gap. There was a small flock of Fieldfares 20 or so, which departed soon after I arrived, 8.30'ish. Redwings, in small numbers were feeding intermittently on Hawthorn berries along side the canal.

Cheers Stephen

Friday, 24 October 2008

Fieldfares going west 24-10-2008

Fieldfares going west.... (c)DB 2008


A Red Admiral 24/10/08 enjoying the autumn sun at Caldene Fields

Tuesday, 21 October 2008

Battle of the Giants!!

Came across these two rolling about in the road the other day after the vis watch, locked in mortal combat and pulling lumps of feathers and flesh from each other!! Both totally oblivous to my presence.........

Ten Photographs all (c) DB 2008

Thursday, 16 October 2008

Today at Timble, 16/10/08

A few images taken at Timble Ings today. The Dragonfly is a female Southern Hawker, I think!
Cheers Stephen

Friday, 10 October 2008

New member

Hi all
Joined at long last, looking forward to viewing other members photos and sharing my wildlife photos from my local patch in Low Moor.

An immature male Broad-bodied Chaser found at Raw Nook Nature Reserve Low Moor this summer ! well nearly a summer !

All the best
Martyn Priestley

Wednesday, 8 October 2008

Lunar Landscape, 8/10/08

The first time I can remember for quite a while , the moon being clearly visible in the night sky. ( click on image )


Saturday, 4 October 2008

Can anyone ID this duck

Ducks are not my strong point ,so help to ID this duck would be appreciated. Could it be an eclipse Tufted?, the white bib is confusing me .. Cheers Stephen