Archive Birdspotting

Not Incognito


The LBB – Little Brown Bird – was back and thanks to one of the awesome commenters over on Google+ I now know that this is a Dunnock or Heckenbraunelle!

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The Perch


This Great Tit demonstrates what all small birds seem to do around here: pick a seed from the birdfeeder and then sit on the metal rod on which the feeder hangs. This one had just shelled a sunflower seed and didn’t seem to notice the piece of fluff hanging on its tail!

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Return of the LBB


I had a visitor on the Balcony today and since I was feeling well enough to actually pick up the camera, here’s another photo of that Little Brown Bird, which I still have not identified!

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King of the Birdfeeder II


Half a second before takeoff! The Robin had other stuff to do than just perch on the feeder rim :-).

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King of the Birdfeeder


One of the Robins was hopping excitedly around the balcony today when the sun came out!

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Something in the Air


The Wood Pigeons in the backyard are getting all lovey-dovey :-).

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Balcony Birdbath


There’s always a convenient puddle on the balcony!

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Return of the Anteater IV


Last one of the Green Woodpecker that had an hour-long lunch right in front of the balconies :-).

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Return of the Anteater III


The third of four photos of the Green Woodpecker from the last day of January.

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Return of the Anteater II


Another shot of the Green Woodpecker from yesterday –
the challenge was to catch it with its head not buried in the grass!

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