Plump Pigeon in The Sun and Digital Zoom

A plump pigeon enjoying the late afternoon English spring sunshine.
More to the point was checking the operation of the LUMIX TZ100’s digital zoom. Impressive I think.

Industrial Robin Red Breast

It is amazing where you will find the little robin. I saw this little guy at work. Outside in a break area, he was right at home wlaking around people’s feet and picking up scraps. The location is an industrial park in the UK. All concrete and machinery and people, with the odd bush or…

Red Robin On A Fence in Strong Wind

This little red breast robin defied the gale force winds to come and sit on our fence, feathers all ruffled. It was a windy day, not great for little birds to be out.

Duck Shoot

Last Saturday really looked good for a duck shoot. Golden hour came and went before I surfaced. It was a great sunny day, great for collecting the gear and heading for the local lake to shoot a duck or two, and perhaps a goose. As expected the ducks and geese were on the water and…

That Grey Heron

Here’s an unusual angle on a grey heron, just after it took off. I have been trying to catch a decent photo of this guy  for a while, with limited success. Having watched him for a bit on the other side of the lake, he suddenly launched himself, giving me this shot. Sadly the auto…