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Common Snipe

Common Snipe

I was sat in the car at the side of the local reedbeds when this fellow landed 40 feet away at the edge of the reeds
Roadside Reedbed
Vera , Almeria, Spain
Date taken
Nov 2013
Equipment used
Canon 500D + Canon EF 400mm 5.6
This is just outstanding! How fortunate that you were in the right spot at the right time.

Thanks Deanne and Vicki for your comments. Its nice to see our friends across the water find our birds of interest when you have so many in the USA.
lovely shot.i have been trying to get a clear shot like this lucky you.all the best margaret.

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