Tag Archives: Starlings

Review of 2016

Happy New Year and a big thank you to everyone who reads and comments on my blog. I really appreciate every follow, like and view. 2016 was quite a manic year with lots of amazing animals and events. January started … Continue reading

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Starlings at Otmoor

After the last few miserable days of rain and fog it was nice to get out on a bright blue, clear day. The sun was low, casting golden rays across the reedbeds and reflecting off the water. We had driven … Continue reading

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Starlings at RSPB Ham Wall, Somerset

I had been waiting for Tuesday to come around for a couple of weeks, as I was due to meet up with Iain Green @naturebygreen wildlife photographer, author and tutor, along with Jo from @NearbyWild , in Somerset. Our main aim was to watch and … Continue reading

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Bird Advent calendar – Day 23

Day 23 is the Starling. When most people think of Starlings they think of the spectacular murmurations of thousands of Starlings as the sun is setting, but each individual bird is beautiful in its own right. Made up of shimmering … Continue reading

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Otmoor RSPB Nature reserve

The popularity of Starling murmurations are huge in the UK. It is an amazing sight to watch and film. Starling murmurations appear on BBC Autumnwatch and also show up in CBBC Newsround. On my local patch we have two Starling … Continue reading

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Windy weekend

With the sun hiding behind the clouds and the wind trying its hardest to blow us off our feet, we reached the field where I wanted to take photos of the Rooks from the local Rookery. Although they have been … Continue reading

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