Monthly Archives: October 2016

Discovering the apparent Pale-legged leaf Warbler.

If you put any serious amount of time into looking for scarce or rare birds you, like me, probably daydream about the circumstances that may surround encountering¬†one. Will it be half way down a windswept cliff on Fair Isle, flit … Continue reading

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A tame Bluethroat on Fair Isle.

A few shots of a ridiculously tame Bluethroat at Shirva.

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Fair Isle 2016. A big day out.

A very successful 10 days on Fair Isle this year with a truly unforgettable day on the 2nd October where there seemed to be a new bird turning up every 30 minutes. A relentless SW wind had given way to … Continue reading

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