Wednesday, 20 October 2021

Little Grebe at Kiltonga Nature Reserve

Recently my birders and I visited the Floodgates and Kiltonga Nature Reserve in Newtownards to do a spot of bird watching.  This Little Grebe was very far away and every second he was diving for lunch so not such a great shot!




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Tuesday, 19 October 2021

WILD BIRD WEDNESDAY

Recently my birders and I visited the Floodgates and Kiltonga Nature Reserve in Newtownards to do a spot of bird watching.  A few of the newer members of my group had never seen the Coots feet nor the red mark at the top of the Moorhen’s leg and that is why I took these shots.

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Monday, 18 October 2021

THROUGH MY LENS

Recently my birders and I visited the Floodgates and Kiltonga Nature Reserve in Newtownards to do a spot of bird watching and we saw this lovely family of Mute Swans.

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Sunday, 17 October 2021

SUNDAY THOUGHT

 The waters nourished it,

    deep springs made it grow tall;
their streams flowed
    all around its base
and sent their channels
    to all the trees of the field.

Ezekiel 31:4



­­Photographed on the I.O.W.

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Saturday, 16 October 2021

SATURDAY CRITTERS

This week these photographs were taken on a day recently when 2 of my birders and I visited my old caravan to get the grass cut and then bird watched round the Dundrum and Castlewellan areas of Country Down.  On our way we saw these cattle in a field when we were looking for Red Kites which unfortunately we did not see that day.

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Friday, 15 October 2021

WEEKEND REFLECTIONS AND THE WEEKEND ROUNDUP

Time for Weekend Reflections and The Weekend Roundup and the letter is P and Peaceful.  We start with a few POLICE cars at the Classic Car Show in Ryde on the I.O.W followed by a PEACEFUL scene of this yacht called PUMPKIN in the Marina giving me a PERFECT REFLECTION image.  Then another PEACEFUL scone looking over to the PIER and PASSING by is a POODLE on a PADDLE board with a PERSON with a PONY tail, PADDLING PEACEFULLY around the Harbour. Finally I suppose we could call this shot Street PHOTOGRAHY where this PERSON has PEELED off his top, his glasses are PEARCHED on his head and he is PEERING intently at his mobile.









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Thursday, 14 October 2021

GOOD FENCES

This week these photographs were taken on a day recently when 2 of my birders and I visited my old caravan to get the grass cut and then bird watched round the Dundrum and Castlewellan areas of Country Down.  Yesterday I showed you 2 kinds of fungi when I looked over that wall and I photographed the second shot because I just liked the gate.

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