Cape Wagtail. Once a regular but now an infrequent visitor. In fact, I have only photographed it twice before, so while not a spectacular bird a real treat to see it all the same. Ark. Check out Bird of the Day over at Granny Shot It
Pied Crow Ark Bird of the Day
Amethyst Sunbird (male) Ark. Bird of the Day
Common Bulbul Speckled Mousebird 9/7/19 Check out Granny Shot It. Some super bird photographs. Bird of the Day Photo Challenge. Ark
Peek out! Female Amethyst Sunbird at the Aloes. Look out! Female Fiscal Shrike. Fluff out! Bronze Mannikins. Call out! Olive Thrush Watch out! Cape Wagtail 14/15/5/19 Ark
Amethyst Sunbird – female Hadeda Ibis Pied Crow May ’19 Ark
A group of around twenty flew over the property this morning, effortlessly riding thermals while making their way north as part of their annual migration. It was twenty minutes well spent and worth the slightly stiff neck from looking skyward! In fact they were so high that any decent shots were well nigh impossible for … More Watch the birdy – White Stork
Barn Swallow. Photographed this afternoon. Rarely do they land anywhere viable for me to photograph. Then …. a very fortunate encounter! And I just happened to have the camera. How cool is that! Ark.
Tawny Flanked Prinia among the reeds in the pond Ark
When I first started doing a little research on the White Bellied Sunbird a couple of years back I read that one of the places they like to build their nest is in among cacti. ”I’d like to see one build its nest among the devil thorns of the cacti growing at our spot,” thought … More Watch the Birdy. Home building.
Bulbul on Variegated Century Cactus(Agave Americana Opal)