Blog Posts - Birding

Birdfair 2016

Birdfair 2016 - Our Raffle Draw I had the weekend booked of of work, this past weekend (19th to 21st August 2016), I booked it last year if I'm honest, so what did I do on my weekend away from the paying job? Did I spend it relaxing by a pool somewh...
by Views From An Urban Lake on Aug 23, 2016

Tso Kar-Taglang La-Leh-Dras-Srinagar

J&K complete logs here After the lucky sighting of the Little Owl at the Thupche village and after a quick visit to the monastery there, we were back to the resort for some hot food and much needed rest. The rooms were insulated from the cold...
by Huchchara Santhe on Aug 16, 2016

Painted Bunting - My First!

“In wisdom gathered over time I have found that every experience is a form of exploration.”  ― Ansel AdamsI can't tell you how excited I was to not only see a painted bunting for the first time, but to actually photograph it.  Th...
by A Little Piece of Me on Jul 13, 2016

Roseate Spoonbill

Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life. ~ Rachel CarsonA New LIFE BIRD for me - seen during our travelsthrough Georgia. Available - HERE ...
by A Little Piece of Me on Jul 12, 2016

Borneo Bird Festival 2016

The Borneo Bird Festival 2016 is taking place from 15-17 October and at the Rainforest Discovery Centre in Sandakan, Sabah Borneo and will see birders from all over Malaysia and Southeast Asia attending this prestigious bird festival. This...
by Malaysia Asia on May 11, 2016

Tufted Titmouse in Spring Green

The world's favorite season is the spring.  All things seem possible in May.- Edwin Way Teale...
by A Little Piece of Me on May 9, 2016

Carolina Chickadee in Spring Green

"The spring is fresh and fearless And every leaf is new, The world is brimmed with moonlight, The lilac brimmed with dew.  Here in the moving shadows I catch my breath and sing -- My heart is fresh and fearless ...
by A Little Piece of Me on May 6, 2016

Photo of the Day: Flying Vulture

I think I've captured a vulture soaring in the sky near Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia. At first I thought it was an eagle, but the wings are different. See more animals and wildlife photos in my Facebook Gallery.My Flickr Album500px Gallery...
by Jen's Blog of Random Thoughts on Apr 21, 2016

Photo of the Day: A Magpie in Flight

I was able to get a nice shot of a Magpie in flight. I've always thought Magpies are all black, but that's not the case. They are closely related to the crow family though. See more animal and wildlife photos in my Facebook Gallery.My Flickr Album50...
by Jen's Blog of Random Thoughts on Apr 17, 2016

Bird Banding Surprises at Seven Islands State Birding Park

Bird banding at Seven Islands State Birding Park sometimes brings surprises.  Our banding session on March 27th, brought a special one.  An American Woodcock was the first bird captured in our nets.  Above, Master Bander, Mark Armstron...
by Vickie Henderson Art on Apr 1, 2016

Robin in Spring Flowers

"Today is the day when bold kites fly, When cumulus clouds roar across the sky. When robins return, when children cheer, When light rain beckons spring to appear. Today is the day when daffodils bloom, Which children pick to...
by A Little Piece of Me on Mar 31, 2016

A Qantas Rooscape

What do you do when a kangaroo hops past as the sun rises. You photograph it and hope for the best!
by Wild Eye View on Mar 30, 2016

The Need for Speed (and some patience)

Photographing birds in flight and coming away with a few sharp frames is very satisfying. Photographing swallows and getting anything is a bonus. Coming away with a whole bunch of shots happens very rarely. Welcome Swallows, like all swallows are sup...
by Wild Eye View on Mar 30, 2016

Male Cardinal in the Blossoms

"Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night." ~ Rainer Maria Rilke...
by A Little Piece of Me on Mar 28, 2016

Borneo Bird Festival 2015 Roundup

After a successful 7th Borneo Bird Festival 2015 event held from the 23-25 October at the Kinabalu National Park in Kundasang, Sabah, the next event will take place back in its home at the Rainforest Discovery Center in Sandakan, Sabah. The event als...
by Malaysia Asia on Mar 17, 2016


A Black Winged Stilt gently wades its way to breakfast.
by Wild Eye View on Mar 12, 2016

Little Bee-Eater

by Pinch of Adventure on Mar 4, 2016

For those gays who love gay birding & birdwatching in Patagonia

 Among all the various gay friendly birding trips available this one was designed to cover all the seven (7) natural regions that make up Patagonia.  For those gays who love gay birding & birdwatching in Patagonia These regions are...

Crowned Crane

by Pinch of Adventure on Feb 8, 2016

White-crowned Sparrow

I once had a sparrow alight upon my shoulder for a moment, while I was hoeing in a village garden, and I felt that I was more distinguished by that circumstance that I should have been by any epaulet I could have worn.  ~ Henry David Thorea...
by A Little Piece of Me on Feb 3, 2016

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