Watch the birdy.

I hope you lot aren’t getting fed up with the bird photos?  If you are … remember, blogs are like the TV; there is an off button! Anyway, today’s offering, while not the best shot is a rare treat for me. This is a Southern Boubou. It  is only the second time in fourteen years … More Watch the birdy.

Watch the birdy … Get Back

One of the great things about photographing birds is how different they can look when seen from a different aspect. Such as from the back … White Bellied Sunbird perching in the xmas tree.   Aerial View. Fiscal Flycatcher. Male Cape Weaver. Hadeda Ibis. Grey Heron. Koi beware!    

Feathers on Friday

1.Speckled Mousebird -“Just hanging out by myself.” 2.Grey Lourie atop the acacia tree in the back garden against the backdrop of an azure sky and the moon still up. 3.Juvenile Male Cape Masked Weaver.“Nope … and it’s not under here, either!” 4.Male White-Bellied Sunbird. 5.Cardinal Woodpecker looking for a snack. 6.Cape Masked Weaver does some … More Feathers on Friday

THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: TRACES OF THE PAST: It’s Only Rock n’ Roll But I like it.

  Preserved in hard plastic by my brother,  the ticket for the first major band I ever saw. I had to bunk school and catch the train to ensure I got to Manchester on time. My absence was noted, and upon my return to school the following day I received a weeks’ detention from my … More THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: TRACES OF THE PAST: It’s Only Rock n’ Roll But I like it.