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Recent content by Hanno

  1. Hanno

    flight shots - what would you use?

    And what a nice shot indeed!!!! I have never used my 70-200 for birding; I think I need to reconsider.
  2. Hanno

    Hi from a newbie in Australia

    Welcome Di. I am passing through Sydney in July to do some birding in the Top End:-)
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    Duck massacre in Victoria, Australia

    An article like that would not have surprised me had it happened here in Cambodia. But in Oz??? Victoria is off my list of places to visit.
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    Is this an intermediate egret or a white heron?

    I am not an Aussie, but live in Cambodia where both birds are regular. I do agree that these are two separate birds and, without being able to tell the size, would assume that the second bird is Intermediate. Rounder head, dagger-like bill, and bare skin parts not extending beyond the eye. But...
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    Various Myanmar Birds

    Yes, either one post or multiple post. I do not think it is Yellow-browed but hard to tell from the photo, at least one of the photos looks good for Swinhoe's, Little Ringed Plover, I would go with Common Shelduck as well, as I would with Black Kite with odd plumage, Common Sand(?), forget the...
  6. Hanno

    Kalij or Silver Pheasant ? Thailand

    Certainly since "A Field Guide to the Birds of South-East Asia" by Craig Robson.
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    Singapore raptor

    I did not even look at the tail pattern; the jiz (small dove-like head, long neck and wings tacked on way back) are pretty diagnostic.
  8. Hanno

    Birding Etiquette?

    Some birders are a very unsociable lot and do not like photographers:gn:
  9. Hanno

    Useful accessories from Swarovski for any binocular

    I am not a big fan of the strap, it is the same faulty design as a few years ago when it came lose on my old bins and they hit the concrete!!!! It was the first thing I changed on my bins; alternatively secure the ends with a few stitches. Love everything else!
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    Huay Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary

    When I went, the visit was arranged in advance. But whilst we were there, somebody just rocked up and got in.
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    Singapore raptor

    I'd go for Oriental Honey Buzzard as well.
  12. Hanno

    Reed Warbler (Bangkok, Thailand)

    Looks good to me.
  13. Hanno

    Sorry another Australian Parrot to ID.

    Wouldn't an immature male fall under the original assessment of juvenile?
  14. Hanno

    Thailand Flycatcher help

    This one looks good to me: http://www.birdforum.net/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=190045. And I am sure the one in the article is not a Dark-sided, looks perfect for Asian Brown.
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