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I don't really know Mark. I think they were just so greedy that they kept on feeding as I edged closer and closer. I was amazed by their tolerance.

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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

Yes I love Siskins but have seen none this year. Glad you have them Ron. I have only once got close to one but the light wasn't as nice as this. I saw the others when you posted them but neglected to say they were great.

Birds rely on garden feeders more and more. Which brings the sparrowhawk round as well We had a fine male sitting on the fence watching our bird bath yesterday. Moved on before I got the camera.
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Posing nicely

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This one is way too big to get up to the feeder but keeps coming back to get the big seeds the little birds throw out.

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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

I think this is an Eider - do the birding experts agree?


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Yes, it's an Eider drake Paul. A lovely shot of a handsome bird.

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its eider a duck or waterfowl...........
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Goldfinch on a wire fence...............
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Re: Communal Bird Photography Thread

Wheatear. One of my favourite migrants, mainly because its the first one to arrive in the spring.
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Lovely shots of Wheatears in a natural setting David. I haven't seen any yet this year, although a few have been arriving locally in the past few days.

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Super set of photos, pleasure to see............
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Yes lovely shots of a beautiful bird. Nice painting in that first picture it has real potential to pull out the beauty in the bird and stones.

I love to see them but usually need to travel.
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A Wren in the woods at Strumpshaw Fen on Monday.

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Ron a favourite of mine especially when they turn and start to get annoyed with me....perhaps they don't like me or my pictures? Yours looks quite placid and the serene colours help.
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Chiffchaff



Chiffchaff I think



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All take on a super day out in Pembroke. There were at Llangloffan Reserve, Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales..........

Dull cool day alas.......
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